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    Shelling kills 1 at major hospital in Donetsk, Ukraine
    Aug07

    Shelling kills 1 at major hospital in Donetsk, Ukraine

    A mortar hit a large hospital in the troubled Ukrainian city of Donetsk Thursday, killing at least one person, as government forces tighten their grip on the pro-Russian rebel stronghold. …read more Source: CTV...

    Where’s the U.S. Beef (and Fruit)? Not in Russia
    Aug07

    Where’s the U.S. Beef (and Fruit)? Not in Russia

    Vladimir Putin ordered a ban or limit on food imports from countries that imposed sanctions on Moscow for its support of rebels in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Putin hits back with food import ban
    Aug07

    Putin hits back with food import ban

    Russian President Vladimir Putin has named a new target as global sparring over Ukraine grows: food. …read more Source:...

    Russia bans food imports from Canada, other countries, in response to latest sanctions
    Aug07

    Russia bans food imports from Canada, other countries, in response to latest sanctions

    OTTAWA — Russia is responding to fresh sanctions from Canada, the U.S. and other countries with a ban on food imports for a year. Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev says the ban covers meat, fish, milk and milk products and fruit and vegetables from Canada, the U.S., the European Union, Australia and Norway. The move announced Thursday...

    Family, Friends Mourn MH17 Victims
    Aug07

    Family, Friends Mourn MH17 Victims

    4104 + file Nearly 2000 people gathered at a church in Melbourne to remember the victims of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 that was shot down in Ukraine last month. Friends and family wept as they laid wreaths for the 27 Australians killed in the crash. Australian Prime Minister tony Abbott. …read more Source: The Boston...

    Undeterred, Russia wades into war of sanctions
    Aug07

    Undeterred, Russia wades into war of sanctions

    Moscow bans import of virtually all Western food in retaliation for U.S., EU sanctions, and threatens much harsher measures as Snowden reportedly granted residency …read more Source:...

    Mortar hits hospital in eastern Ukraine
    Aug07

    Mortar hits hospital in eastern Ukraine

    A mortar hit a large hospital in the troubled Ukrainian city of Donetsk Thursday, killing at least one person, as government forces tighten their grip on the pro-Russian rebel stronghold. …read more Source:...

    As Ukraine Fighting Intensifies, Dental College Is Struck
    Aug07

    As Ukraine Fighting Intensifies, Dental College Is Struck

    An artillery barrage, apparently by government forces, blew apart dental chairs, cracked walls adorned with charts of teeth and killed one patient. …read more Source: The New York...

    Russia Extends Ban On Food Products From U.S., Europe, Canada And Australia Over Ukraine Sanctions
    Aug07

    Russia Extends Ban On Food Products From U.S., Europe, Canada And Australia Over Ukraine Sanctions

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russia on Thursday banned most food imports from the West in retaliation for sanctions over Ukraine — a sweeping move that will cost Western farmers billions of dollars but could also lead to empty shelves in Russian cities. The decision shows that President Vladimir Putin has no intention of bowing to Western pressure...

    10 Things You Need To Know Before The Opening Bell (DIA, SPY, QQQ, FOXA, GMCR, SCTY, WEN, MYL, OWW, ZNGA, SSYS, MNST, LGF, DUK)
    Aug07

    10 Things You Need To Know Before The Opening Bell (DIA, SPY, QQQ, FOXA, GMCR, SCTY, WEN, MYL, OWW, ZNGA, SSYS, MNST, LGF, DUK)

    REUTERS/Kenneth Armstrong The hitchBOT is seen posed next to Highway 17 north of Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, and a portion of the Trans-Canada Highway August 5, 2014. The hitch-hiking robot is now at the halfway point in its journey across Canada. Picture taken August 5, 2014. 1. Russia Bans Food Imports From The West. Specifically from the U.S.,...