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    Remains of Flight 17 victims return to mourning Malaysia
    Aug22

    Remains of Flight 17 victims return to mourning Malaysia

    KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia — Carried by soldiers and draped in the national flag, coffins carrying Malaysian victims of Flight MH17 returned home Friday to a country still searching for those onboard another doomed jet and a government battling the political fallout of the twin tragedies. The bodies and ashes of 20 victims from the Malaysia Airlines...

    10 Things You Need To Know Before The Opening Bell (DIA, SPY, SPX, QQQ, GME, HD, GM, GPS)
    Aug22

    10 Things You Need To Know Before The Opening Bell (DIA, SPY, SPX, QQQ, GME, HD, GM, GPS)

    Good morning! Here’s what you need to know: Russia Moves Into Ukraine; Ukraine Says It Is Being Invaded. “Russia ordered a convoy of aid trucks across the border into eastern Ukraine on Friday apparently without Kiev’s permission, raising the danger of direct confrontation with the Ukrainian military, which is fighting...

    Malaysia Mourns as Bodies of MH17 Victims Finally Come Home
    Aug22

    Malaysia Mourns as Bodies of MH17 Victims Finally Come Home

    People across Malaysia held a minute’s silence and wore black on Friday as the Southeast Asian country observed a day of mourning to mark the return of the first 20 bodies among its citizens killed when a jetliner was downed last month. Malaysian Airlines (MAS) Flight MH17 crashed after apparently being struck by a missile over war-torn...

    Malaysia Still Yearns for Closure as the First MH 17 Bodies Return
    Aug22

    Malaysia Still Yearns for Closure as the First MH 17 Bodies Return

    MoreMalaysians Want the Bodies of Their MH17 Dead Back Before the Ramadan Fast EndsMH17 Recovery Team Forced to Halt Work in Ukraine’s Killing FieldsUkrainian Rebels Hand MH17 Black Boxes to Malaysian InvestigatorsMalaysia came to a standstill Friday morning as the first remains of its nationals killed on the downed Malaysia Airlines Flight...

    Markets Turn Sharply Lower After Headlines Out Of Ukraine (DIA, SPY, SPX, QQQ)
    Aug22

    Markets Turn Sharply Lower After Headlines Out Of Ukraine (DIA, SPY, SPX, QQQ)

    Markets have moved sharply lower in the last few minutes. U.S. futures, which were up for most of the day, are now in the red with Dow futures down 38 points and S&P 500 futures down 6 points. “Russia ordered a convoy of aid trucks across the border into eastern Ukraine on Friday apparently without Kiev’s permission, raising the...

    Russia Orders Convoy Across Border Without Permission From Kiev
    Aug22

    Russia Orders Convoy Across Border Without Permission From Kiev

    Russia ordered a convoy of aid trucks across the border into eastern Ukraine on Friday apparently without Kiev’s permission, raising the danger of direct confrontation with the Ukrainian military which is fighting pro-Russian rebels. A Reuters witness said about 70 white-painted trucks, part of a column of about 260 that had been waiting at...

    Russian Truck Convoy Begins Crossing Into Ukraine
    Aug22

    Russian Truck Convoy Begins Crossing Into Ukraine

    The first trucks from a convoy which Russia says is carrying humanitarian aid have entered eastern Ukraine after a week waiting for permission to cross the border. Moscow has accused the Ukrainian government of creating “artificial demands” to delay aid deliveries. The convoy is bound for the Luhansk region, where many residents have...

    News of the day From Across the Globe
    Aug22

    News of the day From Across the Globe

    The U.S. sharply criticized the government of Afghanistan on Thursday over its expulsion of Matthew Rosenberg, a New York Times correspondent, calling the move a threat to the country’s budding democratic system and a “regrettable step backward” for its press freedom. Fierce fighting raged in eastern Ukraine on Thursday in what...

    Malaysia receives bodies from Flight 17 crash
    Aug22

    Malaysia receives bodies from Flight 17 crash

    The bodies and ashes of 20 Malaysians killed when Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was shot down over Ukraine in July arrived home on Friday, the first day of national mourning in the country’s history. …read more Source: FOX...

    Russian Aid Convoy Advances Toward Ukraine
    Aug22

    Russian Aid Convoy Advances Toward Ukraine

    (KIEV, Ukraine) — Fierce fighting raged in eastern Ukraine on Thursday in what appeared to be a last-gasp attempt by government troops to snatch back territory from pro-Russian separatists before the arrival of a Russian aid convoy overseen by the Red Cross. MoreHollywood Stars Say Thanks But No Thanks to RussiaFive Best Ideas of the Day: August...