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    Russia calls Dutch investigation into MH17 crash ‘biased’
    Oct13

    Russia calls Dutch investigation into MH17 crash ‘biased’

    The Dutch investigation into the downing of a Malaysian Airlines passenger jet over eastern Ukraine last year is biased, Russian news agencies quoted Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov as saying on Tuesday. …read more Source: The Globe and...

    White House calls for ‘justice’ in downing of Malaysia Airlines flight 17 over Ukraine in 2014
    Oct13

    White House calls for ‘justice’ in downing of Malaysia Airlines flight 17 over Ukraine in 2014

    In another simmering feud between Washington and Moscow, the White House called Tuesday for punishment for the Russia-backed separatists who shot down a passenger jet over Ukraine last year, killing all 298 persons aboard. “The United States will fully support all efforts to bring to justice those responsible,” said National …...

    Dutch Safety Board: Buk missile downed MH17 in Ukraine
    Oct13

    Dutch Safety Board: Buk missile downed MH17 in Ukraine

    THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Malaysia Airlines flight 17 was destroyed by a Buk surface-to-air missile over eastern Ukraine, the Dutch Safety Board said Tuesday as it presented the results of an official probe into the crash. The missile’s Russian maker, however, presented its own report hours earlier, trying to … …read more...

    The Latest: Dutch leader asks Russia to cooperate with probe
    Oct13

    The Latest: Dutch leader asks Russia to cooperate with probe

    THE HAGUE, Netherlands — The latest news on the report into the crash of Malaysia Airlines flight 17 in eastern Ukraine last year. All times local.___3:10 p.m.Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte has called on Russia to fully cooperate with the criminal investigation into the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17. …read more Source: Boston...

    Official probe: Flight MH17 downed by missile over Ukraine
    Oct13

    Official probe: Flight MH17 downed by missile over Ukraine

    The missile that downed Malaysia Airlines flight 17 exploded less than a meter from the cockpit, killing the crew inside instantly and breaking off the front of the plane, the … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Putin Is Setting the Agenda and Forcing the West to React
    Oct13

    Putin Is Setting the Agenda and Forcing the West to React

    Russia’s decision to intervene, and to escalate, in Syria is the product of a wide range of considerations. Some are domestic, but by far the largest set of factors has to do with securing Russian strategic interests in the Middle East and offering an alternative vision of global order growing out of a perceived decline of American power....

    Venus Williams rallies to advance to 2nd round in Hong Kong
    Oct13

    Venus Williams rallies to advance to 2nd round in Hong Kong

    HONG KONG (AP) — Venus Williams rallied to beat Yuliya Beygelzimer of Ukraine 2-6, 6-4, 6-4 Tuesday in the opening round of the Hong Kong Open. …read more Source: CNS...

    The Latest: Dutch Leader Asks Russia to Cooperate with Probe
    Oct13

    The Latest: Dutch Leader Asks Russia to Cooperate with Probe

    The latest news on the report into the crash of Malaysia Airlines flight 17 in eastern Ukraine last year. All times local.3:10 p.m.Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte has called on Russia to fully cooperate with the criminal investigation into the downing of Malaysia Airlines… …read more Source:...

    Getting Ready to Move to Mars
    Oct13

    Getting Ready to Move to Mars

    Alvaro DominguezOne day, when earth is destroyed by war or rising seas or a wayward asteroid, humanity will be extinguished—and along with it reality television, baseball stadiums, and thousands of recipes for guacamole, with and without peas. Unless, that is, we’ve established a colony somewhere in space. “History has shown that extinction...

    Official probe: Flight MH17 downed by missile over Ukraine
    Oct13

    Official probe: Flight MH17 downed by missile over Ukraine

    The missile that downed Malaysia Airlines flight 17 exploded less than a meter from the cockpit, killing the crew inside instantly and breaking off the front of the plane, the … Click to Continue » …read more Source: Miami...