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    Czar bust in Crimea reportedly appears to shed tears
    Mar05

    Czar bust in Crimea reportedly appears to shed tears

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russian news reports say curious and pious people are visiting a bust of the last czar in the Crimean capital after reports spread that the sculpture appeared to be weeping. Reports of statues and other inanimate objects appearing to weep periodically surface in various religions. …read more Source: San Francisco...

    Czar bust in Crimea reportedly appears to shed tears
    Mar05

    Czar bust in Crimea reportedly appears to shed tears

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russian news reports say curious and pious people are visiting a bust of the last czar in the Crimean capital after reports spread that the sculpture appeared to be weeping. The bust of Nicholas II was erected near the Crimean prosecutor’s office in Simferopol in 2016, two years after Russia annexed the peninsula from Ukraine....

    World War Meme
    Mar05

    World War Meme

    NEW YORK—Parked in front of a seductive portrait of Ann Coulter and an array of computer screens inside a home office in Harlem, Matt Braynard, former director of technology for Donald Trump’s presidential campaign, welled up with emotion as he recounted his experience attending Trump’s inauguration a week earlier.It was not the...

    Vladimir Putin has a plan to upend the political order of the Middle East. Spoiler alert: It’s working
    Mar05

    Vladimir Putin has a plan to upend the political order of the Middle East. Spoiler alert: It’s working

    Vladimir Putin (Credit: AP/Khalil Hamra/Photo montage by Salon) In Washington, whenever the idea of Kurdish independence from Iraq comes up, all kinds of experts, former diplomats and officials declare, “Never going to happen.” Without fail, the assertion is always backed up with an elegant and well-informed statement of the serious challenges...

    Nigerian Pirates Release Seven Russians, One Ukrainian Sailor
    Mar05

    Nigerian Pirates Release Seven Russians, One Ukrainian Sailor

    Nigerian pirates have released seven Russian sailors and one Ukrainian sailor after they were kidnapped early last month on the cargo ship the BBC Caribbean, Russian news agencies reported on March 5. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Agencies: Pirates in Nigeria Release Russian, Ukrainian Sailors
    Mar05

    Agencies: Pirates in Nigeria Release Russian, Ukrainian Sailors

    Nigerian pirates have released seven Russian and one Ukrainian sailors after they were captured last month on the cargo ship the BBC Caribbean, Russian news agencies reported on Sunday, citing a human rights activist in Crimea. The sailors were released after talks between the owners of the ship and pirates. Interfax news agency quoted human...

    If Sessions Had Nothing to Hide, Why Did He Try to Hide It?
    Mar05

    If Sessions Had Nothing to Hide, Why Did He Try to Hide It?

    Click here for reuse options! People in power don’t investigate themselves. Let’s have a special prosecutor to connect the dots to Russia. There’s something out there that has a lot of people scared, but no one’s telling the full story. Yet.For months and weeks, bits and pieces of the continuing saga of Donald Trump,...

    New Development on the Michael Cohen ‘Peace Plan’ Meeting
    Mar05

    New Development on the Michael Cohen ‘Peace Plan’ Meeting

    There is a startling new development in the ongoing Trump/Russia story. Last week I wrote about Michael Cohen and his extensive network of personal and business relationships in the Ukrainian-American emigre community. One of those was a man named Alex Oronov, who runs a major agribusiness concern in Ukraine. Oronov was a partner in the ethanol...

    IMF Approves $1 Billion Loan Tranche For Ukraine
    Mar04

    IMF Approves $1 Billion Loan Tranche For Ukraine

    The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has reached an agreement with the government of Ukraine, paving the way for an additional tranche of its loan program to be paid later this month. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Here Are The Many Ways Donald Trump Scares The Crap Out Of Democrats
    Mar04

    Here Are The Many Ways Donald Trump Scares The Crap Out Of Democrats

    WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump may have toned down his style for his joint address to Congress this week, but Democrats aren’t any less worried about what they think he may do to the United States.Indeed, their mantra could be boiled down to the famous line in the movie “The Fly” about the horrible transformation of Seth Brundle: “Be...