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    15 awesome women who outshine their rich and famous husbands
    Apr10

    15 awesome women who outshine their rich and famous husbands

    These wives of some of the world’s most rich and famous men are no slouches. Despite having access to all the money in the world, they have written novels, started companies, edited magazines and practiced law. In addition to their brains and entrepreneurship, many also happen to be gorgeous. From the talented and beautiful Dasha Zhukova to...

    Russia unveils absurd clothing line inspired by the annexation of Crimea
    Apr10

    Russia unveils absurd clothing line inspired by the annexation of Crimea

    When Russian soldiers annexed Crimea last year, they first showed up in unmarked uniforms. But lately, the Russian government has become more forthright, with President Putin saying that he was surprised by the ease with which his army took control of the peninsula. Now, the Russian defense ministry, teaming up with designer Leonid Alexeev, has...

    Germany to bring back 100 mothballed tanks, dealing with new needs following Ukraine crisis
    Apr10

    Germany to bring back 100 mothballed tanks, dealing with new needs following Ukraine crisis

    The German military plans to bring 100 mothballed tanks back into service as it deals with increased demands from the Ukraine crisis. …read more Source: FOX...

    Russia Fights the Enemy at Home
    Apr10

    Russia Fights the Enemy at Home

    With real wages falling by around 9% in Russia in the first part of the year, local protests are starting to bubble up around the country according to the FT: According to the Institute of Collective Action, a non-governmental group of sociologists which records activism across the country, there has been a clear uptick in unrest over the past...

    Pope Francis’ Latest Mission: Stopping Nuclear Weapons
    Apr10

    Pope Francis’ Latest Mission: Stopping Nuclear Weapons

    The Vatican has long opposed nuclear weapons, but Pope Francis is making the cause one of the top diplomatic priorities of his two-year-old papacy. In December, the Vatican submitted a paper calling for total nuclear disarmament to the Vienna Conference on the Humanitarian Impact of Nuclear Weapons. In January, Pope Francis touted nuclear...

    Germany to Bring Back 100 Mothballed Tanks
    Apr10

    Germany to Bring Back 100 Mothballed Tanks

    Germany to bring back 100 mothballed tanks, dealing with new needs following Ukraine crisis …read more Source: ABC...

    Germany to bring back 100 mothballed tanks
    Apr10

    Germany to bring back 100 mothballed tanks

    BERLIN (AP) — The German military plans to bring 100 mothballed tanks back into service as it deals with increased demands from the Ukraine… …read more Source:...

    Meet the Pro-Russian ‘Partisans’ Waging a Bombing Campaign in Ukraine
    Apr10

    Meet the Pro-Russian ‘Partisans’ Waging a Bombing Campaign in Ukraine

    Soon after midnight on April 1, a separatist group calling itself the Kharkov Partisans issued another one of its video warnings to the Ukrainian government. It claimed that within the next 48 hours a bomb would explode far behind the front lines of the war in eastern Ukraine. “As of now, the earth will begin to burn beneath your feet,” said the...

    Ukraine bans Soviet symbolism
    Apr10

    Ukraine bans Soviet symbolism

    Ed AdamczykKIEV, Ukraine, April 10 (UPI) — Ukraine’s Parliament banned all Soviet-era symbolism in the country, a show of defiance against Russia. …read more Source: United Press...

    Ukrainian Pianist Dropped by Toronto Symphony Orchestra for ‘Offensive’ Tweets
    Apr10

    Ukrainian Pianist Dropped by Toronto Symphony Orchestra for ‘Offensive’ Tweets

    The Toronto Symphony Orchestra (TSO) has been plunged into controversy this week after it emerged on Monday that it had dropped one of its star performers because of her controversial tweets about the conflict in Ukraine. The orchestra cancelled three performances of Rachmaninoff’s Second Piano Concerto this week which were to feature the...