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    Antiques: Junior Gibson mandolin is no child’s play
    May27

    Antiques: Junior Gibson mandolin is no child’s play

    Q: This Gibson mandolin belonged to my mother, who received it as a young girl in the 1920s. She was quite good and played in the Mandolin Orchestra in Lethbridge, Alta., and also in Toronto at the Ukrainian Labour Temple. It’s 66 centimetres long and the label inside reads “Gibson Mandolin-Guitar Co. Kalamazoo, Michigan, The Gibson Junior...

    Russia Won’t Admit POWs Are in Ukraine
    May27

    Russia Won’t Admit POWs Are in Ukraine

    The fate of the imprisoned Russians remains unclear. The Kremlin seems intent on forgetting about them. …read more Source: The Daily...

    7 civilians, fighters killed in new Ukraine unrest as cease-fire continues to crumble
    May27

    7 civilians, fighters killed in new Ukraine unrest as cease-fire continues to crumble

    Ukrainian government and rebel officials say seven people have been killed over the last day of fighting between armed forces and separatists. …read more Source: FOX...

    7 civilians, fighters killed in new Ukraine unrest
    May27

    7 civilians, fighters killed in new Ukraine unrest

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian government and rebel officials say seven people have been killed over the last day of fighting between armed forces… …read more Source:...

    7 Civilians, Fighters Killed in New Ukraine Unrest
    May27

    7 Civilians, Fighters Killed in New Ukraine Unrest

    7 civilians, fighters killed in new Ukraine unrest as cease-fire continues to crumble …read more Source: ABC...

    NATO: Ukraine Still Facing ‘Continual Attacks’ On Its Territory
    May27

    NATO: Ukraine Still Facing ‘Continual Attacks’ On Its Territory

    A top NATO commander warned May 27 that “continual attacks” against Ukraine were impeding Kyiv’s efforts to modernize its army enough to one day join the Western military alliance. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    One Ukrainian serviceman killed in eastern Ukraine: Kiev military
    May27

    One Ukrainian serviceman killed in eastern Ukraine: Kiev military

    KIEV (Reuters) – One Ukrainian serviceman has been killed and eight other have been wounded in attacks by Russian-backed separatists in… …read more Source:...

    Malaysia Airlines Begins a Huge Makeover, but First Lays Off a Third of Its Workforce
    May27

    Malaysia Airlines Begins a Huge Makeover, but First Lays Off a Third of Its Workforce

    Malaysia Airlines (MAS) reassured customers Monday that operations would continue as normal as the airline is restructured into a new company and undergoes an overhaul of its brand. “You can continue to make reservations in full confidence that our flights and schedules are operating as normal, that tickets sold will be honored,” recently...

    German consumer confidence hits 13.5-year high
    May27

    German consumer confidence hits 13.5-year high

    Frankfurt (AFP) – Consumer confidence in Germany is at its highest in 13.5 years, as the positive economic outlook and low inflation persuade consumers to open their purses, a poll found on Wednesday.”Very strong domestic demand in Germany and the low rate of inflation are fuelling economic expectations and consumers’...

    How Angela Merkel could become Greece’s unlikely saviour
    May27

    How Angela Merkel could become Greece’s unlikely saviour

    The potential for a Greek exit from the eurozone has probably never looked this real. The government is running out of cash and doesn’t seem to have enough for its next International Monetary Fund payment. Missing a debt payment could push the European Central Bank to withdraw support from Greece’s banking system and eventually cause...