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    Sweden wins 60th Eurovision Song Contest, Russia 2nd
    May24

    Sweden wins 60th Eurovision Song Contest, Russia 2nd

    VIENNA (AP) — Sweden won the 60th Eurovision Song Contest on Saturday, finishing ahead of Russia, whose contestant received some boos as the Ukraine conflict spilled over into the continent’s largest songfest…. …read more Source: Associated...

    Sweden wins 60th Eurovision Song Contest, Russia 2nd
    May24

    Sweden wins 60th Eurovision Song Contest, Russia 2nd

    VIENNA — Sweden won the 60th Eurovision Song Contest on Saturday, finishing ahead of Russia, whose contestant received some boos as the Ukraine conflict spilled over into the continent’s largest songfest.Italy came in third. Australia, which was given a wild-card entry for this year due to its enthusiastic fan base and took part for the...

    Sweden wins 60th Eurovision Song Contest, Russia 2nd
    May24

    Sweden wins 60th Eurovision Song Contest, Russia 2nd

    VIENNA (AP) — Sweden won the 60th Eurovision Song Contest on Saturday, finishing ahead of Russia, whose contestant received some boos as the Ukraine conflict spilled over into the continent’s largest songfest. The race between Russia and Sweden went back and forth for most of the evening as jurors from 40 countries cast their ballots, along...

    Sweden wins 60th Eurovision Song Contest
    May24

    Sweden wins 60th Eurovision Song Contest

    Sweden won the 60th Eurovision Song Contest on Saturday, finishing ahead of Russia, whose contestant received some boos as the Ukraine conflict spilled over into the continent’s largest songfest. …read more Source:...

    Rebel commander reported killed in east Ukraine car bombing
    May24

    Rebel commander reported killed in east Ukraine car bombing

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russian news agencies have reported the killing of a prominent separatist commander in eastern Ukraine when his vehicle was ripped apart by a bomb and then strafed by gunfire. …read more Source: CNS...

    Grandmother Gives Birth To Quadruplets At Age 65
    May24

    Grandmother Gives Birth To Quadruplets At Age 65

    BERLIN, May 23 (Reuters) – A 65-year-old German grandmother gave birth to quadruplets at a Berlin hospital this week, with the three boys and a girl born prematurely at 26 weeks being in good health and having a good chance of survival, German TV network RTL reported on Saturday. The network, which had covered the pregnancy, said Annegret...

    Burundi, Politics of Ego and Not Ethnicity?
    May24

    Burundi, Politics of Ego and Not Ethnicity?

    Ethnicity is a tool rather than the cause for the reappearance of discord in Burundi. The current President, contrary to a previous agreement for peace, is seeking now to go beyond the two-term limitation that was part of a long set of negotiations, which I had the opportunity to aid toward a resolution when Burundi appeared on the verge of...

    Bearded queen Conchita kicks off Eurovision jamboree
    May23

    Bearded queen Conchita kicks off Eurovision jamboree

    Vienna (Austria) (AFP) – Austrian bearded drag queen Conchita Wurst, resplendent in a sparkly, backless purple outfit, floated onto the stage in Vienna Saturday to begin the 60th Eurovision Song Contest, Europe’s annual anything-goes pop fest.The difference this year for the clash of the catchy, corny and camp watched by around 200...

    Rebel commander, 6 others reported killed in car bombing in eastern Ukraine
    May23

    Rebel commander, 6 others reported killed in car bombing in eastern Ukraine

    Russian news agencies have reported the killing of a prominent separatist commander in eastern Ukraine when his vehicle was ripped apart by a bomb and then strafed by gunfire. …read more Source: CTV...

    Rebel commander and 6 others reported killed in car bombing in eastern Ukraine
    May23

    Rebel commander and 6 others reported killed in car bombing in eastern Ukraine

    Russian news agencies have reported the killing of a prominent separatist commander in eastern Ukraine when his vehicle was ripped apart by a bomb and then strafed by gunfire. …read more Source: FOX...