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    Ukraine’s ban of Russian airlines adds fuel to political conflict
    Sep25

    Ukraine’s ban of Russian airlines adds fuel to political conflict

    Despite the ban, Russian airline Aeroflot says it has ‘not received official notification about halting flights’ from Ukraine’s aviation authorities. …read more Source: Toronto...

    Ukraine Bans Russian Planes, Software
    Sep25

    Ukraine Bans Russian Planes, Software

    Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk said on September 25 that his government has banned flights of Russian airlines, primarily Aeroflot and Transaero, to Ukraine starting October 1. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Robert Fulford: How ‘failed states’ became a recipe for genocide
    Sep25

    Robert Fulford: How ‘failed states’ became a recipe for genocide

    The slogan “Never Again” appeared often in the 20th century, as the world slowly came to grips with the greatest crime of the modern era, the killing by Nazi Germany of 6 million European Jews in the 1940s. It was said with confidence, as if the Holocaust had taught everyone about the profound evil that can spring from racial hatred. But the...

    Pope’s Messages To UN And Congress Diverge Sharply In Tone
    Sep25

    Pope’s Messages To UN And Congress Diverge Sharply In Tone

    Pope Francis’ speech to the United Nations General Assembly on Friday may have addressed similar themes as his address to Congress on Thursday, but the tone could not have been more different, with the pontiff issuing a scathing indictment of the U.N.’s failure to fulfill its mission. The speech was also notable for the pope’s...

    Ukraine orders Russian airlines be banned from flying into the country beginning Oct. 25
    Sep25

    Ukraine orders Russian airlines be banned from flying into the country beginning Oct. 25

    Ukraine’s prime minister says Russian airlines will be banned from flying into the country, the latest attempt to put pressure on Russia as the conflict in eastern Ukraine grinds on. …read more Source: FOX...

    Here’s how many hours you’ll have to work to afford that new iPhone (AAPL)
    Sep25

    Here’s how many hours you’ll have to work to afford that new iPhone (AAPL)

    The iPhone 6S and 6S Plus go on sale today. The cheapest version, the 6S with 16GB of storage, costs about $650 unsubsidized. This chart from Statista takes that price and compares it against the average hourly wage in cities around the world as measured by UBS. If you make an average wage in New York, you’ll only have to work about 24...

    Ukraine to Ban Russian Airlines From Flying Into the Country
    Sep25

    Ukraine to Ban Russian Airlines From Flying Into the Country

    Ukraine orders Russian airlines be banned from flying into the country beginning Oct. 25 …read more Source: ABC...

    U.S. Ambassador Upbraids Ukrainian Prosecutors Over Anticorruption Efforts
    Sep25

    U.S. Ambassador Upbraids Ukrainian Prosecutors Over Anticorruption Efforts

    The U.S. ambassador to Ukraine has accused the country’s Prosecutor-General’s Office of obstructing efforts to combat corruption and shielding its own employees from graft investigations. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Obama-Putin Meeting: Kremlin, White House Spar Over Who Invited Whom
    Sep25

    Obama-Putin Meeting: Kremlin, White House Spar Over Who Invited Whom

    By all accounts, the conversation that U.S. President Barack Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin will have in New York is likely to be serious and substantive over issues like Syria and Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    A Silicon Valley real estate mogul wants to create an entirely new country for refugees
    Sep25

    A Silicon Valley real estate mogul wants to create an entirely new country for refugees

    A media-savvy real estate mogul hides thousands of dollars in cash around San Francisco. The stunt goes viral. Realizing the power of news media, the mogul announces a year later a plan to create an entirely new country just for struggling refugees, calling it Refugee Nation. Meet Jason Buzi, the entrepreneur behind the Hidden Cash sensation of...