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    Global stocks up on US housing, Ukraine diplomacy
    Aug19

    Global stocks up on US housing, Ukraine diplomacy

    Global stock markets rose Tuesday on improved U.S. housing sentiment and news of diplomatic efforts to broker a cease-fire in Ukraine. …read more Source: Miami...

    Europe Stocks Tick Higher
    Aug19

    Europe Stocks Tick Higher

    European stocks extended the previous session’s gains, tracking advances on Wall Street and being buoyed by a further easing of tensions in Ukraine—even though the situation remains highly delicate. …read more Source: The Wall Street...

    The 10 Most Important Things In The World Right Now
    Aug19

    The 10 Most Important Things In The World Right Now

    Rise and shine! Here’s what people will be talking on Tuesday. 1. Tear gas and stun grenades were fired by police into crowds of demonstrators in Ferguson, Missouri, during the third straight night of extremely heated protests. The National Guard was called into the St. Louis suburb on Monday. 2. The five-day ceasefire in Gaza has been...

    Fifteen bodies retrieved from site of Ukraine refugee convoy attack: military
    Aug19

    Fifteen bodies retrieved from site of Ukraine refugee convoy attack: military

    Ukrainian government forces blame the attack on pro-Russian separatists …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Ukraine crisis: 15 bodies recovered from refugee convoy attack
    Aug19

    Ukraine crisis: 15 bodies recovered from refugee convoy attack

    Fifteen bodies have so far been recovered from the site of Monday’s rocket strike on a refugee convoy of buses and cars in eastern Ukraine, a military spokesman said on Tuesday. …read more Source:...

    Red Cross Official To Discuss Ukraine Aid In Moscow
    Aug19

    Red Cross Official To Discuss Ukraine Aid In Moscow

    A representative of the International Committee of the Red Cross is due in Moscow on August 19 to discuss with Russian officials the delivery of humanitarian aid to east Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Asia stocks rise after US gains, Ukraine diplomacy
    Aug19

    Asia stocks rise after US gains, Ukraine diplomacy

    Asian stocks were mostly higher Tuesday after U.S. markets rose on news of diplomatic efforts to broker a cease-fire in Ukraine. …read more Source: Miami...

    Ukraine separatists accused of striking civilian convoy; dozens dead
    Aug19

    Ukraine separatists accused of striking civilian convoy; dozens dead

    KIEV, Ukraine — A convoy of civilians fleeing the fighting in eastern Ukraine was hit Monday by what Kiev authorities said was separatist rocket fire that killed dozens. …read more Source: Pittsburgh...

    Ukraine says rebels kill dozens of civilians
    Aug19

    Ukraine says rebels kill dozens of civilians

    The refugees were attacked with Grad rockets and other weapons imported from Russia as their convoy traveled between the towns of Khryashchuvate and Novosvitlivka, said Col. Andriy Lysenko, a spokesman for Ukraine’s National Security Council. The war zone in eastern Ukraine is effectively off limits for journalists and lacks power in many...

    Ukrainian Refugees Caught in Crossfire
    Aug19

    Ukrainian Refugees Caught in Crossfire

    Amid reports of a deadly rebel attack on refugees from the besieged city of Luhansk, the ongoing threat to civilians will long haunt the Kiev government. …read more Source: The Wall Street...