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    Russian security forces raid independent Crimean TV station
    Jan26

    Russian security forces raid independent Crimean TV station

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russian security forces raided independent Crimean television station ATR on Monday, seizing equipment and telling employees they were looking for archival footage of an anti-Russia protest last year, station officials said. In an emotional video posted on YouTube, deputy director Liliya Budzhurova said that armed men from...

    Hackers Hit Malaysia Airlines Website
    Jan26

    Hackers Hit Malaysia Airlines Website

    Malaysia Airlines said Monday that its website had been “compromised,” though it denied reports that hackers had actually infiltrated the site itself and said no customer information was at risk. Beginning late Sunday night, users going on the airline’s website were directed to a page touting messages from a group claiming to be aligned...

    Escalating unrest in Ukraine prompts emergency meetings
    Jan26

    Escalating unrest in Ukraine prompts emergency meetings

    JC FinleyKIEV, Ukraine, Jan. 26 (UPI) — Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko is concerned that Russian-backed militants intend to withdraw from the internationally recognized Minsk agreements. …read more Source: United Press...

    Kremlin Cries Blackmail As West Presses Russia To Rein In Rebels
    Jan26

    Kremlin Cries Blackmail As West Presses Russia To Rein In Rebels

    Western governments stepped up pressure on Moscow to rein in Russian-backed separatists as the casualty toll mounted on January 26 after the rebels announced a new offensive in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Independent Crimean TV station raided by Russian security forces
    Jan26

    Independent Crimean TV station raided by Russian security forces

    Independent Crimean television station ATR has been raided by armed security officials, who told employees they were looking for archival footage of an anti-Russia protest last year. …read more Source: FOX...

    Ukrainian soldiers killed in intensified rebel attacks
    Jan26

    Ukrainian soldiers killed in intensified rebel attacks

    Seven Ukrainian soldiers have been killed in intensified clashes with pro-Russian rebels in the eastern conflict zone in the past 24 hours, the Kiev military said on Monday, reporting fierce fighting at the strategic small town of Debaltseve. …read more Source: The Toronto...

    Survivors Visit Auschwitz A Day Ahead Of 70th Anniversary
    Jan26

    Survivors Visit Auschwitz A Day Ahead Of 70th Anniversary

    OSWIECIM, Poland— Auschwitz survivors have made emotional private visits to the former Nazi death camp a day before commemorations marking the 70th anniversary of its liberation. Coming from around the world, some returning for the first time, the survivors paid homage Monday to relatives murdered by Nazi Germany and the millions of other Jews...

    Russia Defiant After Threats From West Over Ukraine
    Jan26

    Russia Defiant After Threats From West Over Ukraine

    MOSCOW— Russia’s foreign minister struck a defiant note Monday after Western leaders threatened to further punish Moscow for escalated fighting in eastern Ukraine over the weekend. Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov told journalists that rocket shelling Saturday in the city of Mariupol, which left at least 30 people dead, was a tragedy...

    What Are Traders Chatting About This Morning? Syriza’s Win And The East Coast Blizzard … (DIA, SPY, QQQ, TLT, IWM)
    Jan26

    What Are Traders Chatting About This Morning? Syriza’s Win And The East Coast Blizzard … (DIA, SPY, QQQ, TLT, IWM)

    We’re bracing for a blizzard here in New York City. From Dave Lutz at JonesTrading, here’s a quick guide to what traders are talking about this morning: Good morning! US Futures are off small as they eyeball Syriza’s resounding victory over the weekend. Euro hit initially as far-left anti-austerity Syriza party moved to form a...

    Russia defiant after more threats from West over Ukraine
    Jan26

    Russia defiant after more threats from West over Ukraine

    Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov says that rocket shelling over the weekend in the city of Mariupol, which left at least 30 people dead, was a tragedy that was being manipulated to “whip up anti-Russian hysteria” in the West. …read more Source:...