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    Dozens Killed By Deadly Swine Flu Virus In Ukraine
    Jan14

    Dozens Killed By Deadly Swine Flu Virus In Ukraine

    An outbreak of the H1N1 swine flu virus has killed more than 50 people in Ukraine this winter — an increase of 10 percent over last year, Ukrainian authorities said. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    All of the problems with the economy come down to the SHOE crisis
    Jan14

    All of the problems with the economy come down to the SHOE crisis

    Cathal McNaughton/ReutersThe weak growth, large output gap, low return on capital, and a host of other economic malaise are widely recognized. There seem to be two main schools. One is associated with Reinhart and Rogoff. They argue that “this time is not different” and that much of disappointment with economic performances are what...

    Obama and Putin discuss Ukraine, Syria, Korea
    Jan14

    Obama and Putin discuss Ukraine, Syria, Korea

    WASHINGTON — President Obama spoke today by phone with President Vladimir Putin of Russia. …read more Source: USA...

    Obama, Putin Discuss World Crises
    Jan14

    Obama, Putin Discuss World Crises

    U.S. President Barack Obama spoke by telephone Wednesday with Russian President Vladimir Putin on a number of issues, White House officials said. The two leaders discussed ongoing efforts to bring an end to the civil war in Syria and abiding by the terms of a cease-fire in Ukraine. “They spent a significant portion of their time discussing...

    Obama, Putin agree on a tougher response to North Korea
    Jan14

    Obama, Putin agree on a tougher response to North Korea

    In a wide-ranging phone call, Obama and Putin appeared to speak past one another about the situation in eastern Ukraine, according to each country’s description of the call. The White House said Obama had called for Russia to fulfill its obligations under a cease-fire deal; the Kremlin said Putin has emphasized the need for Ukraine to meet...

    Obama, Putin call for tough response to North Korea
    Jan13

    Obama, Putin call for tough response to North Korea

    WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin have spoken about the situations in Ukraine and Syria. …read more Source: U.S....

    Obama: Ukraine a Russian ‘Client State’
    Jan13

    Obama: Ukraine a Russian ‘Client State’

    President Obama referred to Ukraine as a client state of Russia’s in his State of the Union address on Tuesday night, eliciting criticism from some U.S. lawmakers and analysts who noted Kiev’s independence from Moscow and ongoing battle against Russian-backed separatists. Despite Russia’s anemic economic growth, Obama said the...

    Avalanche in French Alps Kills Three
    Jan13

    Avalanche in French Alps Kills Three

    An avalanche Wednesday in the French Alps killed two French high school students and a Ukrainian skier. Three other people were seriously injured. Officials said the avalanche struck at Les Deux Alpes ski resort, 50 kilometers from the Italian border, engulfing a group of 10 students and their teacher who were there on a school trip from Lyon....

    What Do the Normativists Stand For?
    Jan13

    What Do the Normativists Stand For?

    The events of 2014–15 dispelled many of the illusions that arose in the aftermath of the collapse of the Soviet Union. Russia’s return to the global arena as a state demanding the right to interpret the rules of the game (or to undermine them) ruined the post-Cold War hopes that we were beginning a benevolent new chapter in history. The...

    Avalanche in French Alps kills 3
    Jan13

    Avalanche in French Alps kills 3

    Avalanche near Grenoble kills two French high school students and an Ukrainian skier and leaves three gravely injured. …read more Source: Toronto...