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    Family of Flight MH17 Victim Has No Body, No Closure
    Sep08

    Family of Flight MH17 Victim Has No Body, No Closure

    ROTTERDAM, Netherlands—Seven weeks after Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was blown out of the sky above Ukraine, Bryce Fredriksz and Daisy Oehlers’ bedroom is still a mess. The room, with its mural of palm trees, unmade bed and a table cluttered with clothes and books, is a constant reminder to Bryce’s parents Silene and Rob Fredriksz of...

    2014 Is Not 1931
    Sep08

    2014 Is Not 1931

    Everyone has—or should have—a list of the commentators they disagree with fundamentally but nonetheless admire. When it comes to foreign policy, Robert Kagan tops mine. First, because Kagan knows the difference between being a hawk and being a Republican. His worldview is consistent but his view of the two parties is not. In the mid-1990s, for...

    Profiles: Russians Who Dare To Protest Ukraine War
    Sep08

    Profiles: Russians Who Dare To Protest Ukraine War

    During the past several weeks, a handful of Russians have braved public disapproval and likely arrest to stage solitary protests against Moscow’s actions in Ukraine. RFE/RL’s Russian Service spoke to six of them. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    A Wall Street Strategist Put Together An Awesome Presentation On Everything In The Markets And The Economy Now (DIA, SPY, QQQ, TLT, IWM, XRT, XLF, XHB, FDN, XLK, XLU, XLP)
    Sep08

    A Wall Street Strategist Put Together An Awesome Presentation On Everything In The Markets And The Economy Now (DIA, SPY, QQQ, TLT, IWM, XRT, XLF, XHB, FDN, XLK, XLU, XLP)

    We’re back at all-time highs. Despite a jobs report on Friday that disappointed, the S&P 500 closed at a fresh all-time high of 2,007. In his investment strategy update for September, Jon Stoltzfus, chief market strategist at Oppenheimer, sees a chance for stocks to run higher still. “In the near term we expect that investors...

    No body, no end to grieving for Flight 17 family
    Sep08

    No body, no end to grieving for Flight 17 family

    Seven weeks after Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was blown out of the sky above Ukraine, Bryce Fredriksz and Daisy Oehlers’ bedroom is still a mess. …read more Source: Miami...

    No body, no end to grieving for Flight 17 family
    Sep08

    No body, no end to grieving for Flight 17 family

    ROTTERDAM, Netherlands (AP) — Seven weeks after Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was blown out of the sky above Ukraine, Bryce Fredriksz and Daisy Oehlers’ bedroom is still a mess…. …read more Source: Associated...

    EU Pushes Back Deadline For Russia Sanctions
    Sep08

    EU Pushes Back Deadline For Russia Sanctions

    The sanctions will be ratified automatically by a written procedure if no EU member state objects, and officials said hours before the deadline that there have not been any indications of objections. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine's leader visits embattled city of Mariupol
    Sep08

    Ukraine's leader visits embattled city of Mariupol

    MARIUPOL, Ukraine — Ukraine’s president made a surprise trip Monday to a key city in southeastern Ukraine as a cease-fire between Russian-backed rebels and Ukrainian troops appeared to be largely holding.President Petro Poroshenko addressed workers at a large metal plant in the embattled coastal city of Mariupol — a symbolic show of...

    The Simple Reason Why The Ceasefire In Ukraine Is Likely Doomed
    Sep08

    The Simple Reason Why The Ceasefire In Ukraine Is Likely Doomed

    The Ukrainian government and pro-Russian separatist rebels in the country’s eastern regions agreed to terms of a ceasefire on Friday, and it has mostly held through the weekend. In the short-term, it gives all parties breathing room — Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko (from the beating his military was taking), Russian President Vladimir...

    Ukraine’s president visits frontline city, vows to defend it
    Sep08

    Ukraine’s president visits frontline city, vows to defend it

    President Petro Poroshenko visits the eastern Ukrainian port of Mariupol on Monday in a show of solidarity with its embattled citizens and vows to defend it from pro-Russian separatists who advanced towards it last week before a ceasefire agreement. …read more Source:...