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    A 20 Year Old Just Pleaded Guilty To Hacking For The Islamic State
    Jun16

    A 20 Year Old Just Pleaded Guilty To Hacking For The Islamic State

    A hacker named Ardit Ferizi confessed this week to stealing the information of scores of federal employees and soldiers, and sharing the information with the Islamic State, and now faces up to 25 years in prison.Ferizi, a native Kosovar, pleaded guilty this week to providing material support for the Islamic State, and to, as the justice...

    As Orthodox leaders meet, Ukraine-Russia conflict festers
    Jun16

    As Orthodox leaders meet, Ukraine-Russia conflict festers

    Before the bloody conflict between Ukraine and Russia erupted in early 2014, costing thousands of lives and uprooting more than a million citizens, most Ukrainians didn’t pay much attention to internal church disputes about which bishop was loyal to which patriarch. …read more Source: Pittsburgh...

    Ukraine ‘outraged’ by UN chief’s remarks on Russia
    Jun16

    Ukraine ‘outraged’ by UN chief’s remarks on Russia

    Ukraine’s U.N. ambassador says he is “completely outraged” by Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s comments in a speech saying Russia has a critical role to play in ending the conflict in his country. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    Ukraine ‘outraged’ by UN chief’s remarks on Russia
    Jun16

    Ukraine ‘outraged’ by UN chief’s remarks on Russia

    Ukraine’s U.N. ambassador says he is “completely outraged” by Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s comments in a speech saying Russia has a critical role to play in ending the conflict in his country. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    The Latest: 5 changes for Northern Ireland against Ukraine
    Jun16

    The Latest: 5 changes for Northern Ireland against Ukraine

    The Latest from soccer’s European Championship (all times local): … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    The Latest: 5 changes for Northern Ireland against Ukraine
    Jun16

    The Latest: 5 changes for Northern Ireland against Ukraine

    PARIS (AP) — The Latest from soccer’s European Championship (all times local):___5:40 p.m.Needing a win against Ukraine, Northern Ireland coach… …read more Source:...

    Poland Volunteers To Host NATO Baltic Intelligence Base
    Jun16

    Poland Volunteers To Host NATO Baltic Intelligence Base

    Poland is calling for NATO to station an intelligence center linking allied military deployments in the region within its borders, Polish public broadcaster PR has reported. NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg announced on May 31 that four multinational battalions will be deployed on a rotational basis in Poland, Lithuania, Latvia and...

    Unruly Russian Soccer Fans Are Both Assets and Liabilities for Russia
    Jun16

    Unruly Russian Soccer Fans Are Both Assets and Liabilities for Russia

    (MARSEILLE, France) — The Russian soccer hooligans who have fought with rival supporters at the European Championship in France have at various times been both an asset and a liability to the Russian authorities. While the often-nationalist hardcore fans provide a reserve of support for adventurous foreign policy moves and a bulwark against...

    Concerts this week: Festival season enters like a ferocious, indie band
    Jun16

    Concerts this week: Festival season enters like a ferocious, indie band

    Outdoor, music festival season begins in earnest this week, with four options, beginning with the Glow Fair, a free, ten-block party on Bank Street from Slater to James streets. Make a point of not missing the opening acts at the two, free, ’80s-inspired, day-glo dance shows, even if it means taking disco nap on site (there’s a...

    EU Leaders Come to Russia Amid Weariness Over Sanctions
    Jun16

    EU Leaders Come to Russia Amid Weariness Over Sanctions

    After a two-year break which felt more like a boycott, European leaders and chief executives of top multinational companies are back at Russia’s top economic gathering in a sign of weariness about European sanctions against Moscow. Russia’s annexation of Crimea in March 2014 and its support for separatist rebels in eastern Ukraine...