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    Mariupol Journal: Sounds of War Recede to Background in an Eastern Ukraine City
    Oct21

    Mariupol Journal: Sounds of War Recede to Background in an Eastern Ukraine City

    Mariupol was on the front lines of separatist battles just months ago, but the conflict has been at a low simmer, creating an odd normalcy in the port city. …read more Source: The New York...

    Mourinho says referee was ‘weak’ after Champs League draw
    Oct21

    Mourinho says referee was ‘weak’ after Champs League draw

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Chelsea coach Jose Mourinho has described a Champions League referee as “weak and naive,” and compared him to beleaguered rugby official Craig Joubert.Mourinho made his comments to British television channel BT Sport on Tuesday night after Slovenian referee Damir Skomina failed to award a penalty to his team...

    Mourinho says referee was ‘weak’ after Champs League draw
    Oct21

    Mourinho says referee was ‘weak’ after Champs League draw

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Chelsea coach Jose Mourinho has described a Champions League referee as “weak and naive,” and compared him to beleaguered rugby official Craig Joubert. …read more Source: U.S....

    Bashar Assad Meets With Vladimir Putin — In Moscow
    Oct21

    Bashar Assad Meets With Vladimir Putin — In Moscow

    MOSCOW, Oct 21 (Reuters) – Syrian President Bashar al-Assad flew to Moscow on Tuesday evening to personally thank Russia’s Vladimir Putin for his military support, in a surprise visit that underlined how Russia has become a major player in the Middle East.It was Assad’s first foreign trip since the outbreak of the Syrian crisis...

    Senior US Navy officers visit Chinese aircraft carrier
    Oct21

    Senior US Navy officers visit Chinese aircraft carrier

    BEIJING (AP) — China this week hosted a visit to its sole aircraft carrier by senior U.S. Navy officers amid tensions over reported plans by Washington to challenge Beijing’s territorial claims in the South China Sea. The delegation of 27 commanders and captains boarded the Liaoning on Monday and held discussions on “exercise management,...

    Why Ukraine’s Ousted Autocrat Is Suing His Own Country
    Oct21

    Why Ukraine’s Ousted Autocrat Is Suing His Own Country

    Ex-Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych’s lawyers say he faces unfair prosecution. …read more Source:...

    Bound for Mideast, Kerry Hopes to Ease Israel-Palestinian Tension
    Oct21

    Bound for Mideast, Kerry Hopes to Ease Israel-Palestinian Tension

    U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is traveling to Europe and the Middle East in a bid to help ease escalating violence between Israel and the Palestinians that has left more than 50 people dead. The State Department said Kerry would begin his trip Wednesday and also would consult with U.S. partners and allies on security issues, the threats...

    Chelsea frustrated in scoreless draw with Dynamo Kiev
    Oct21

    Chelsea frustrated in scoreless draw with Dynamo Kiev

    Chelsea’s Champions League campaign hit more trouble Tuesday in a frustrating 0-0 draw against Dynamo Kiev in Group G. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: Miami...

    Republicans warn Obama not to veto defense policy bill
    Oct21

    Republicans warn Obama not to veto defense policy bill

    WASHINGTON (AP) — House and Senate Republicans sent President Barack Obama a $612 billion defense policy bill on Tuesday, warning him not to veto it as part of a partisan fight over government spending.House Speaker John Boehner noted that the annual bill is one of the few bipartisan measures in Congress that has readily become law 53 consecutive...

    Arsenal revive Champions League hopes, Chelsea held
    Oct21

    Arsenal revive Champions League hopes, Chelsea held

    Paris (AFP) – Olivier Giroud and Mesut Ozil struck late on as Arsenal gave their Champions League hopes a shot in the arm with a stirring 2-0 win over Bayern Munich at the Emirates Stadium on Tuesday.Meanwhile, Chelsea had to settle for a 0-0 draw away to Dynamo Kiev but reigning European champions Barcelona won in Belarus and Bayer...