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    Military plane crashes in Cuba, killing all 8 on board
    Apr30

    Military plane crashes in Cuba, killing all 8 on board

    A military airplane crashed into a mountain in Cuba’s north-western region of Artemisa on Saturday morning, killing all eight personnel on board, the Ministry of Revolutionary Armed Forces said. …read more Source:...

    The Latest: Fight time for Joshua and Klitschko
    Apr30

    The Latest: Fight time for Joshua and Klitschko

    The Latest on the Anthony Joshua-Wvladimir Klitschko heavyweight title fight in Wembley Stadium. (all times local): 9:55 p.m. The British and Ukrainian national anthems out of the way, Wladimir Klitschko … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    The Latest: Fight time for Joshua and Klitschko
    Apr30

    The Latest: Fight time for Joshua and Klitschko

    LONDON (AP) — The Latest on the Anthony Joshua-Wvladimir Klitschko heavyweight title fight in Wembley Stadium. (all times local): 9:55 p.m. The British and Ukrainian national anthems out of the way, Wladimir Klitschko and Anthony Joshua are about to get it on. Joshua kept Klitschko cooling in the ring while making a theatrical entrance, then...

    The Washington Post has a lobbyist as a writer. Here are 12 times they didn’t disclose conflicts of interest
    Apr29

    The Washington Post has a lobbyist as a writer. Here are 12 times they didn’t disclose conflicts of interest

    (Credit: AP/Gerald Herbert) The Washington Post has repeatedly failed to inform readers about major financial conflicts of interest in pieces by opinion writer Ed Rogers. Rogers is a leading Republican lobbyist who has used his Post column to advocate for the interests of his firm’s clients without disclosure in at least a dozen instances...

    Why I Issued A Dissent To USCIRF’s 2017 Annual Report
    Apr29

    Why I Issued A Dissent To USCIRF’s 2017 Annual Report

    This week, nearing the end of four years of service as an Obama Presidential appointee to the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF), I felt compelled to issue a public dissent to USCIRF’s 2017 Annual Report.While the larger part of my dissent dealt with the way the Commission does its work (which I will discuss in a...

    The Changing of the Global Economic Guard
    Apr29

    The Changing of the Global Economic Guard

    In January 2017 the global economy changed guard. The venue was Davos, the annual gathering of the world’s wealthiest recyclers of conventional wisdom—and consistently one of the last places to anticipate what is going to happen next. This time was different. The assembled hedge-fund tycoons, Silicon Valley data executives, management...

    Was Michael Flynn a Russian agent of influence? A modest proposal for how that could have gone down
    Apr29

    Was Michael Flynn a Russian agent of influence? A modest proposal for how that could have gone down

    Michael Flynn (Credit: Getty/Kevin Hagen) It’s been a bad week for Michael Flynn. It seems that the former national security adviser and Trump campaign official may have lied on his application for a top-secret security clearance back in January 2016, and he apparently neglected to inform Department of the Army officials of his trip to...

    Trump’s First 100 Days, Ranked
    Apr29

    Trump’s First 100 Days, Ranked

    Many of us political scribes are sizing up the meaning of President Donald Trump’s first 100 days in office with long essays about foreign policy evolutions or executive orders or presidential temperament. But I thought: What better way to mark the milestone than with a good old-fashioned ranking—a list, from best to worst, smooth to...

    Ukraine Begins Confiscating $1.5 Billon Yanukovych Allegedly Stole
    Apr29

    Ukraine Begins Confiscating $1.5 Billon Yanukovych Allegedly Stole

    Ukraine on April 28 started returning an estimated $1.5 billion in assets allegedly stolen from the Kyiv government by ousted former President Viktor Yanukovych and his associates. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Edmonton dentist and big hockey fan crowns patients with Oilers logo
    Apr29

    Edmonton dentist and big hockey fan crowns patients with Oilers logo

    EDMONTON — Dentist Dr. Alex Pavlenko is providing a unique way for Edmonton Oilers fans to show off their love of the hockey team, with porcelain crowns featuring the Oilers’ logo. “You crack a tooth in half, or part of it come off, or anything could happen, right?” Pavlenko said with a laugh. “This is a good solution to make it memorable...