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    Weapons pullback in eastern Ukraine in jeopardy
    Nov04

    Weapons pullback in eastern Ukraine in jeopardy

    MOSCOW (AP) — Ukrainian government forces and Russia-backed rebels in the east of the country are threatening to stop the ongoing weapons withdrawal if their positions continue to come under attack. …read more Source: San Francisco...

    Prosecutors: Former IAAF president Diack under investigation
    Nov04

    Prosecutors: Former IAAF president Diack under investigation

    PARIS (AP) — Former IAAF President Lamine Diack has been placed under criminal investigation on corruption and money-laundering charges, suspected of taking at least 200,000 euros ($220,000) from Russia to cover up positive doping tests, French authorities said Wednesday.The French office that handles financial prosecutions said a legal adviser...

    Weapons Pullback in Eastern Ukraine in Jeopardy
    Nov04

    Weapons Pullback in Eastern Ukraine in Jeopardy

    Ukrainian government forces, separatist rebels in east threaten to stop weapons pullback …read more Source: ABC...

    Weapons pullback in eastern Ukraine in jeopardy
    Nov04

    Weapons pullback in eastern Ukraine in jeopardy

    Ukrainian government forces and Russia-backed rebels in the east of the country are threatening to stop the ongoing weapons withdrawal if their positions continue to come under attack. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Weapons pullback in eastern Ukraine in jeopardy
    Nov04

    Weapons pullback in eastern Ukraine in jeopardy

    MOSCOW (AP) — Ukrainian government forces and Russia-backed rebels in the east of the country are threatening to stop the ongoing weapons… …read more Source:...

    St. Marks Is Dead, Long Live St. Marks
    Nov04

    St. Marks Is Dead, Long Live St. Marks

    Chad Griffith / Zak Bickel / The AtlanticI’ve lately begun collecting old tourist guides to New York City. Most of them don’t even mention St. Marks Place, which may at first seem not so surprising. St. Marks is an unusually tiny street. It runs for just three blocks, between Astor Place and Tompkins Square Park, and you can walk the...

    Former IAAF head investigated in Russia doping probe
    Nov04

    Former IAAF head investigated in Russia doping probe

    PARIS (AP) — Former IAAF President Lamine Diack has been placed under criminal investigation on corruption and money-laundering charges, suspected of taking at least 200,000 euros ($220,000) from Russia to cover up positive doping tests, French authorities said Wednesday. The French office that handles financial prosecutions said a legal adviser...

    NATO tests its capabilities _ and wants Russia to take note
    Nov04

    NATO tests its capabilities _ and wants Russia to take note

    ZARAGOZA, Spain (AP) — NATO is putting on its most fearsome display of military might in over a decade, a choreographed large-scale movement of soldiers, ships and planes meant to hone and test its capabilities as well as transmit a clear signal to Russia and other real or possible foes.”We’re sending a message to any potential...

    ‘Dire’ Situation To Worsen With Winter In East Ukraine: Rights Commissioner
    Nov04

    ‘Dire’ Situation To Worsen With Winter In East Ukraine: Rights Commissioner

    The Council of Europe’s human rights commissioner, Nils Muiznieks, who was allowed to travel to separatist-controlled areas of the Donetsk and Luhansk regions for the first time this summer, discussed his findings with RFE/RL’s Rikard Jozwiak in Brussels. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    NATO tests its capabilities — and wants Russia to take note
    Nov04

    NATO tests its capabilities — and wants Russia to take note

    For more than a year, the 28-nation alliance has been in the throes of a major makeover, largely in response to Russia’s annexation of Crimea and support for a pro-Russia separatist insurgency in eastern Ukraine, but also to better meet the new types of security threat represented by Islamic State and other armed extremist Muslim...