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    Ukrainian gas deal ‘within reach,’ Europe says
    Oct30

    Ukrainian gas deal ‘within reach,’ Europe says

    Daniel J. GraeberBRUSSELS, Oct. 30 (UPI) — An agreement meant to settle longstanding gas disputes between Russia and Ukraine is “within reach,” the president of the European Commission said Thursday. …read more Source: United Press...

    Ukraine, Russia extend talks as gas deal stalls
    Oct30

    Ukraine, Russia extend talks as gas deal stalls

    Ed AdamczykBRUSSELS, Oct. 30 (UPI) — Ukrainian and Russian representatives failed to reach agreement to restart deliveries of Russian gas to Ukraine and will negotiate again Thursday, they said. …read more Source: United Press...

    Ukraine-Russia gas talks deadlocked in Brussels
    Oct30

    Ukraine-Russia gas talks deadlocked in Brussels

    BRUSSELS (AP) — Talks to guarantee that Russian gas imports flow into rival Ukraine throughout the winter appeared to be an impasse Thursday because of doubts over payments from Kiev. A European Union official says the negotiations, which were supposed to produce an agreement Wednesday, broke up inconclusively early Thursday, with a draft for a...

    Terrible Things Happen All Of The Time And The Stock Market Keeps Going Up
    Oct30

    Terrible Things Happen All Of The Time And The Stock Market Keeps Going Up

    After an incredible 5-year bull market run, which saw the S&P 500 double from its March 2009 low of 666, many stock market watchers were sure this would be the year that things would finally turn. There certainly has been no shortage of bad news that would cause investors and traders to sell. “Just this year alone, the list of...

    Brutal winter set to hit war-torn eastern Ukraine
    Oct30

    Brutal winter set to hit war-torn eastern Ukraine

    The inhabitants move around like shadows, eyes dull and faces weary with hardship, dressed in several layers of worn-out sweatshirts, vests and jackets. The hospital lies in a residential area full of five-story blocks with missing roofs, gaping holes in the walls and gutted windows. Alexander Zuyev, the team’s supervisor, says it is not...

    Brutal winter set to hit war-torn eastern Ukraine
    Oct30

    Brutal winter set to hit war-torn eastern Ukraine

    DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — Dark tunnels in the basement of a bombed-out hospital in the eastern city of Donetsk lead to a makeshift shelter. Opening the door hardly alleviates the gloom, for the only lighting inside is the flicker of handmade oil lamps…. …read more Source: Associated...

    Fire Guts Kyiv’s Oldest Cinema During LGBT Film
    Oct30

    Fire Guts Kyiv’s Oldest Cinema During LGBT Film

    Kyiv’s oldest movie theatre, the Zhovten cinema dating from 1931, was gutted by fire after an incendiary smoke bomb was thrown during a film shown as part of a series of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) movies. Firefighters were cleaning the wreckage on October 30, following the attack the previous evening. No-one was injured....

    Merciless winter set to hit homeless in war-torn eastern Ukraine _ threatening lives
    Oct30

    Merciless winter set to hit homeless in war-torn eastern Ukraine _ threatening lives

    Dark tunnels in the basement of a bombed-out hospital in the eastern city of Donetsk lead to a makeshift shelter. …read more Source: FOX...

    France Says Conditions Not Right to Deliver Warships to Russia
    Oct30

    France Says Conditions Not Right to Deliver Warships to Russia

    France said Thursday that it would not deliver either of the warships Russia has ordered because its conditions had not yet been met, according to Reuters. Russia ordered two Mistral class amphibious warfare ships in 2010. The first was due to be delivered this year, but President Francois Hollande said it would not happen because of...

    France Denies It Has Agreed to Deliver Mistral-Class Warship to Russia
    Oct30

    France Denies It Has Agreed to Deliver Mistral-Class Warship to Russia

    The government of François Hollande rejected claims that it would hand over the first of two vessels in November, saying conditions in Ukraine had not been met. …read more Source: The New York...