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    The Real Housewives of Ukraine
    Sep05

    The Real Housewives of Ukraine

    Despite revolution and war, Ukraine’s capital is a Mecca for glamor young girls on the make. And there’s no shortage of eager sugar daddies. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Serena rallies to reach fourth round at US Open
    Sep05

    Serena rallies to reach fourth round at US Open

    New York (AFP) – A tested Serena Williams battled through her own mistakes and the tension of her quest for tennis history to reach the US Open fourth round.The 33-year-old American fought back to defeat 101st-ranked compatriot Bethanie Mattek-Sands 3-6, 7-5, 6-0 at Arthur Ashe Stadium and needs only four more triumphs to complete the first...

    World Briefing: Ukraine: Two Ultranationalists Are Charged Over Clashes in Kiev
    Sep05

    World Briefing: Ukraine: Two Ultranationalists Are Charged Over Clashes in Kiev

    Two senior members of an ultranationalist party were charged by the authorities on Friday for their involvement in violent clashes this week in Kiev. …read more Source: The New York...

    Weekend Roundup: China Bares Its Teeth
    Sep05

    Weekend Roundup: China Bares Its Teeth

    China’s reformist leader Deng Xiaoping famously counseled that his nation should “hide its strength and bide its time” as it grew to the top ranks of the global economy. President Xi Jinping has taken a different course. He is seizing the moment and baring China’s teeth. Not unlike Ronald Reagan who declared in the 1980s...

    Venus Williams moves closer to possible matchup with Serena
    Sep05

    Venus Williams moves closer to possible matchup with Serena

    NEW YORK (AP) — All in one fell swoop, Venus Williams eliminated one of the only two women who beat her younger sister this season and moved closer to a possible U.S. Open quarterfinal showdown against Serena.Gathering herself after a mid-match dip in play Friday, Venus reeled off the last five games and beat 12th-seeded Belinda Bencic of...

    David Miliband Condemns ‘Mean-Minded’ European Response to Migrant Crisis
    Sep05

    David Miliband Condemns ‘Mean-Minded’ European Response to Migrant Crisis

    David Miliband, the British former foreign secretary and current head of humanitarian relief organization the International Rescue Committee, has called the European response to the migrant crisis unfolding on the continent’s shores “short-sighted and mean-minded.” Europe is struggling to handle an influx of migrants and refugees from the...

    VENICE WATCH: Ukraine Revolution Inspires Venice Documentary
    Sep05

    VENICE WATCH: Ukraine Revolution Inspires Venice Documentary

    The Venice Film Festival is bringing 11 days of red carpet premieres, innovative movies and Hollywood glamour to the Italian city. Here’s what has been catching the eye of The Associated Press:NETFLIX DOCUMENTARY CHARTS UKRAINE’S REVOLUTIONDirector Evgeny Afineevsky didn’t… …read more Source:...

    Emperor Nero’s Lesson on Ukraine
    Sep04

    Emperor Nero’s Lesson on Ukraine

    How does one fight a war for a buffer state?A war for the maintenance or reestablishment of a buffer state is a peculiar beast. It is not a war of conquest, because direct territorial control would undermine the purpose of the buffer. It is also not a war aiming to inflict a massive defeat on the rival power, due to the recognition that such an...

    VENICE WATCH: Ukraine revolution inspires Venice documentary
    Sep04

    VENICE WATCH: Ukraine revolution inspires Venice documentary

    VENICE, Italy (AP) — The Venice Film Festival is bringing 11 days of red carpet premieres, innovative movies and Hollywood glamour to the Italian city. Here’s what has been catching the eye of The Associated Press:___NETFLIX DOCUMENTARY CHARTS UKRAINE’S REVOLUTIONDirector Evgeny Afineevsky didn’t know he was about to witness a...

    VENICE WATCH: Ukraine revolution inspires Venice documentary
    Sep04

    VENICE WATCH: Ukraine revolution inspires Venice documentary

    VENICE, Italy (AP) — The Venice Film Festival is bringing 11 days of red carpet premieres, innovative movies and Hollywood glamour to the Italian city. Here’s what has been catching the eye of The Associated Press: …read more Source: CNS...