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    $3 Gas Isn’t Necessarily Good for America
    Nov06

    $3 Gas Isn’t Necessarily Good for America

    It may be hard to imagine, but other things have been going on in the world besides the election. One is the striking decline in oil prices, from a long period of well over $100 a barrel to a point now, by some indices, of under $80 a barrel. Of course, Americans across the country are seeing it in plummeting gas prices—now in some places under...

    EU’s Mogherini: more sanctions on Russia possible
    Nov06

    EU’s Mogherini: more sanctions on Russia possible

    EU’s Mogherini says more sanctions on Russia possible over eastern Ukraine …read more Source:...

    Russia Nixes More ‘Geneva Format’ Talks on Ukraine
    Nov06

    Russia Nixes More ‘Geneva Format’ Talks on Ukraine

    Moscow says it would be counterproductive to return to talks on settling the conflict in east Ukraine in a “Geneva format,” which would include Russia, Ukraine, the European Union and the United States. An agreement reached in this format in Geneva April 17, 2014, has been “grossly violated” by Ukraine, a Russian Foreign Ministry commentary...

    The End of the Big Oil and Gas Game Has Come
    Nov06

    The End of the Big Oil and Gas Game Has Come

    Co-authored with Grant Cooke Sheikh Ahmed-Zaki Yamani said in 2000, “The Stone Age came to an end, not because we had a lack of stones, and the oil age will come to an end not because we have a lack of oil.” The former Saudi oil minister was arguably the world’s foremost expert on the oil industry at that time. However, then he...

    Crimean Coffee Shops Are Now Selling ‘Caffé Americano’ As ‘Caffé Russiano’
    Nov06

    Crimean Coffee Shops Are Now Selling ‘Caffé Americano’ As ‘Caffé Russiano’

    In some coffee shops in Crimea, you can no longer order a “Caffé Americano.” It’s now called “Caffé Crimea.” Tanya Lokot tweeted photos of the new trend. One coffee shop alerted customers to the change with a notice that reads: “Attention! Given the current geopolitical situation, we no longer have ‘the...

    Shelling of school sparks probe in Ukraine
    Nov06

    Shelling of school sparks probe in Ukraine

    Authorities in Ukraine say security services will investigate the shelling of a school in the rebel-held east that left two teenagers dead and four others injured.Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    U.S. Money-Laundering Probe Draws In Putin’s Inner Circle: Report
    Nov06

    U.S. Money-Laundering Probe Draws In Putin’s Inner Circle: Report

    Nov 6 (Reuters) – U.S. prosecutors have launched a money-laundering investigation into a member of Russian President Vladimir Putin’s inner circle, the Wall Street Journal reported on Wednesday, citing people familiar with the matter. According to the report, the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of New York is...

    Shale license extended in Ukraine
    Nov06

    Shale license extended in Ukraine

    Daniel J. GraeberLONDON, Nov. 6 (UPI) — The Ukrainian government extended the terms for a shale exploration license by five years, JKX Oil and Gas announced Thursday. …read more Source: United Press...

    How the Ukrainian peace deal is faring
    Nov06

    How the Ukrainian peace deal is faring

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) – Two months after Ukraine signed a truce with pro-Russian rebels, daily fighting continues in the east and other key conditions of the deal haven’t been met. Despite persisting hostilities, Russia and Ukraine have struck a multibillion-dollar gas deal that has eased fears that Russian gas … …read more...

    EU’s Mogherini: More Sanctions On Russia Possible
    Nov06

    EU’s Mogherini: More Sanctions On Russia Possible

    WARSAW, Poland— The European Union’s new foreign policy chief condemned the recent rebel-held elections in eastern Ukraine as “illegal and illegitimate” and said that the bloc could pursue further sanctions against Russia as it seeks to preserve Ukraine’s territorial sovereignty. During her first trip abroad in her new role, Federica...