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    13 Fascinating Facts About The Majority Of Russians
    Aug03

    13 Fascinating Facts About The Majority Of Russians

    Eighty-three percent Russians approve of Vladimir Putin as president, a number that has soared from 54% last year since his annexation of Crimea and intervention in Ukraine as well as the Sochi Olympics. Westerners may wonder why Russians so happily approve of a man who is becoming an international pariah. And that might get them wondering what...

    More belongings found at Ukraine disaster site
    Aug03

    More belongings found at Ukraine disaster site

    The head of a team of international investigators says more personal belongings of victims of the Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 disaster in eastern Ukraine have been found, but no human remains. …read more Source: Miami...

    Dutch recovery mission: Personal belongings found at Ukraine plane disaster site, no remains
    Aug03

    Dutch recovery mission: Personal belongings found at Ukraine plane disaster site, no remains

    The head of a team of international investigators says more personal belongings of victims of the Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 disaster in eastern Ukraine have been found, but no human remains. …read more Source: FOX...

    More belongings found at Ukraine disaster site
    Aug03

    More belongings found at Ukraine disaster site

    Speaking from the Ukrainian capital Kiev, Pieter-Jaap Aalbersberg said 88 experts Sunday searched an area of six square kilometers (2 square miles) near the village of Rozsypne in the fields where the plane’s wreckage is scattered. …read more Source: San Francisco...

    McDonald’s CEO ‘Under Siege’ At Home And Abroad
    Aug03

    McDonald’s CEO ‘Under Siege’ At Home And Abroad

    By Lisa Baertlein Aug 3 (Reuters) – McDonald’s Corp CEO Don Thompson sure could use a break. The head of the world’s biggest restaurant chain, who for much of his two years at the helm has been battling to spark sales growth in the United States and Europe, got battered by headline-grabbing bad news in late July. …read...

    Ukrainian army steps up attacks on rebel-held Donetsk
    Aug03

    Ukrainian army steps up attacks on rebel-held Donetsk

    Pro-Russian separatists battled on Sunday to keep advancing Ukrainian government forces at bay in heavy fighting on the outskirts of Donetsk, the rebels’ main stronghold in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: The Toronto...

    Ukrainian Army Steps Up Attacks On Rebel-Held Donetsk
    Aug03

    Ukrainian Army Steps Up Attacks On Rebel-Held Donetsk

    DONETSK Ukraine (Reuters) — Pro-Russian separatists battled on Sunday to keep advancing Ukrainian government forces at bay in heavy fighting on the outskirts of Donetsk, the rebels’ main stronghold in …read more Source: International Business...

    French, German Presidents Mark World War I Anniversary
    Aug03

    French, German Presidents Mark World War I Anniversary

    French and German presidents evoked the bloody lessons of World War I and hailed the emergence of a largely peaceful Europe Sunday, as they marked the centenary of Germany’s declaration of war on France. French President Francois Hollande and his German counterpart Joachim Gauck met in France’s eastern Alsace region to lay the first...

    Ukraine’s Army on Outskirts of Rebel Stronghold
    Aug03

    Ukraine’s Army on Outskirts of Rebel Stronghold

    DONETSK, Ukraine — Fighting raged Sunday on the western outskirts of Donetsk as the advancing Ukrainian army tried to seize control of the rebel stronghold. In danger of being encircled, the separatists renewed their calls for Russia to send troops to their aid. To support their operations, the pro-Russian fighters have been confiscating...

    Mourners Pack Service for 3 Siblings Lost on MH17
    Aug03

    Mourners Pack Service for 3 Siblings Lost on MH17

    Thousands gathered at a memorial service on Sunday held for siblings Mo, Evie and Otis Maslin and grandfather Nick Norris, who were traveling back from a family holiday when Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 was shot down over Ukraine in July. …read more Source:...