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    Here Are 10 Cities Where Living Standards Are Crumbling
    Aug19

    Here Are 10 Cities Where Living Standards Are Crumbling

    Living standards in Russia’s two biggest cities are slipping. According to an Economist Intelligence Unit survey, Moscow and St. Petersburg have both seen their “liveability” rankings decline more than 3% in the past five years. The survey ranked global cities based on stability, healthcare, culture & environment, education...

    Ukrainian troops inch closer to rebel city Donetsk
    Aug19

    Ukrainian troops inch closer to rebel city Donetsk

    DONETSK, Ukraine — Ukrainian government troops were fighting pro-Russian rebels in the streets of Luhansk on Tuesday and captured most of a town near the eastern city of Donetsk, tightening the noose around that key rebel-held stronghold, Ukrainian officials said.As the fighting raged, the Kremlin announced that Russian President Vladimir Putin...

    ‘English Spider-Man’ climbs 325-foot high crane in India
    Aug19

    ‘English Spider-Man’ climbs 325-foot high crane in India

    Not content with back flipping on top of a Ukrainian bridge or scaling London’s iconic South Bank Tower, James Kingston has seriously upped the ante for his latest stunt. …read more Source: New York Daily...

    Putin to Meet Ukraine’s Pres Poroshenko in Late August
    Aug19

    Putin to Meet Ukraine’s Pres Poroshenko in Late August

    MOSCOW—The Kremlin says President Vladimir Putin will meet with his Ukrainian counterpart at an Aug. 26 meeting in Minsk, Belarus. In a statement published on its website Tuesday, the Kremlin said Putin would meet with the Ukrainian president, as well as officials from the European Commission and the Eurasian Customs Union, which is comprised of...

    Photos August 19: Top images from around the world
    Aug19

    Photos August 19: Top images from around the world

    The day’s best photos, as selected by editors at Postmedia News, are a stunning collection of the greatest images from around the world. A demonstrator reacts during a protest on West Florissant Avenue in Ferguson, Missouri on August 19, 2014. Police fired tear gas in another night of unrest in a Missouri town where a white police officer...

    The Top Secret Family Life of Vladimir Putin
    Aug19

    The Top Secret Family Life of Vladimir Putin

    Russian president Vladimir Putin lives his life in the ceaseless glare of the world’s regard. At work and on holiday, he is surrounded by a loyal gaggle of Kremlin pool journalists, TV cameras and photographers. Russia’s nightly news bulletins invariably lead with news of his daily activities. Yet he has succeeded in keeping his...

    Putin to meet Ukrainian president in Minsk
    Aug19

    Putin to meet Ukrainian president in Minsk

    Government troops inch closer to rebel-held city of Donetsk in eastern Ukraine …read more Source:...

    Putin to meet with Ukrainian president, EU officials next week
    Aug19

    Putin to meet with Ukrainian president, EU officials next week

    The Kremlin says President Vladimir Putin will meet with his Ukrainian counterpart at an Aug. 26 meeting in Minsk, Belarus. …read more Source: CTV...

    Ukrainian troops inch closer to rebel city Donetsk
    Aug19

    Ukrainian troops inch closer to rebel city Donetsk

    Ukrainian people kiss the new bell and pray near it, before it is lifted into place, set in the main bell tower of the golden domed Orthodox Monastery of Caves in Kiev, Ukraine, Tuesday, Aug. … …read more Source: The Bismarck...

    Remains of 15 Malaysian MH17 victims to return home this week
    Aug19

    Remains of 15 Malaysian MH17 victims to return home this week

    The remains of at least 15 Malaysians killed when a jetliner was shot down over Ukraine will be returned to their home country this week, the first Malaysian victims of the disaster to be flown home, the country’s defence minister said Tuesday. …read more Source: CTV...