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    European Markets Are Down, US Futures Are Up (DIA, SPY, SPX, QQQ)
    Aug07

    European Markets Are Down, US Futures Are Up (DIA, SPY, SPX, QQQ)

    David Blackwell/FlickrEuropean markets are down on Thursday after Russia said it would ban all food imports from the U.S., E.U., Canada, Australia and Norway in retaliation to sanctions over the Ukraine crisis. Here’s the scorecard: Britain’s FTSE 100 is down 0.24%. France’s CAC 40 is down 0.27%. Germany’s DAX is down...

    IT’S OFFICIAL: Russia Bans Food Imports From The US And The EU
    Aug07

    IT’S OFFICIAL: Russia Bans Food Imports From The US And The EU

    REUTERS/Natalia Kolesnikova/Pool Russia’s President Vladimir Putin (R) speaks with First Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev (L)Russia just announced a ban on food imports from the U.S., the European Union, Canada, Australia, and Norway. The announcement was made by Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev in Moscow, reports...

    Russia bans food imports from Canada, other countries for 1 year
    Aug07

    Russia bans food imports from Canada, other countries for 1 year

    Russia is responding to fresh sanctions from Canada, the U.S. and other countries with a ban on food imports for a year. …read more Source:...

    3 killed, 5 wounded in east Ukraine fighting
    Aug07

    3 killed, 5 wounded in east Ukraine fighting

    Local residents inspect the damage after night shelling on a local market, in Donetsk, eastern Ukraine, Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014. Air strikes and artillery fire between pro-Russian separatists … …read more Source: The Bismarck...

    Donetsk officials say 3 killed, 5 injured in east Ukraine fighting
    Aug07

    Donetsk officials say 3 killed, 5 injured in east Ukraine fighting

    Donetsk City Council says three people have been killed and five were injured in overnight shelling in the eastern Ukrainian city, as government forces tighten their grip on the pro-Russian rebel stronghold. …read more Source: FOX...

    Australian holds day of mourning for victims of MH17
    Aug07

    Australian holds day of mourning for victims of MH17

    Australia’s prime minister said Thursday that those responsible for shooting down the Malaysian airliner over Ukraine will face justice …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Russia extends import ban over Ukraine sanctions
    Aug07

    Russia extends import ban over Ukraine sanctions

    Russia may introduce restrictions regarding imports of planes, navy vessels and cars, Medvedev said, but added that the government will realistically assess its own production potential. The U.S. and the EU have accused Russia, which annexed Ukraine’s Crimean Peninsula in March, of fomenting tensions in eastern Ukraine by supplying arms and...

    3 killed, 5 wounded in east Ukraine fighting
    Aug07

    3 killed, 5 wounded in east Ukraine fighting

    DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — Overnight shelling in the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk killed three people and wounded five as government forces tighten their grip on the pro-Russian rebel stronghold, the city council said Thursday. In a statement on its website, the council said several residential buildings have been damaged by shelling in a...

    Russia extends import ban over Ukraine sanctions
    Aug07

    Russia extends import ban over Ukraine sanctions

    The Russian government has banned all imports of meat, fish, milk and milk products and fruit and vegetables from the United States, the European Union, Australia, Canada and Norway, Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev announced Thursday. …read more Source: Miami...

    3 killed, 5 wounded in east Ukraine fighting
    Aug07

    3 killed, 5 wounded in east Ukraine fighting

    Overnight shelling in the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk killed three people and wounded five as government forces tighten their grip on the pro-Russian rebel stronghold, the city council said Thursday. …read more Source: Miami...