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Ukraine's President-elect Petro Poroshenko, left, walks past Russian President Vladimir Putin, right, during the commemoration of the 70th anniversary of the D-Day in Ouistreham, western France, Friday, June 6, 2014. World leaders and veterans prepare to mark the 70th anniversary of the invasion this week in Normandy. (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko, pool)
2014-08-19, Detroit news
Associated Press Comments Moscow — The Kremlin says PresidentVladimir Putin will meet with his Ukrainian counterpart at an Aug. 26 meeting in Minsk, Belarus. In a...
 
China Daily: ZHURIHE, Inner Mongolia- An upcoming anti-terror drill to be held among members of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) does not indicate that it is becoming a military alliance, a senior People's Liberation Army (PLA) officer stressed on Wednesday....
Mashable: Mo'ne Davis entered Wednesday's Little League World Series showdown as America's darling, a 13-year-old girl whose dynamite pitching led her team from Philadelphia to the national stage and landed her on the cover of Sports Illustrated this week. Her team's...
Ha'aretz: Is a signed agreement between Israel and Hamas necessary? Does a cease-fire require an agreement? The assumption is that an agreement makes official the relationship between two parties that have no trust in one another and provides legitimacy to any response...
Star Telegram: The Sports NetworkWinston-Salem, NC (SportsNetwork.com) - Two-time champion John Isner was among the third-round winners Wednesday at the Winston-Salem Open, a final U.S. Open tune-up. The top-seeded American fired 17...
Ha'aretz: Defense MinisterMoshe Ya’alon announced on Monday that army reserve service during Operation Protective Edge in the Gaza Strip would be considered “emergency service,” which entitles reservists to postpone various types of payments. The full text...
Ha'aretz: Almost all the Gaza Strip’s 1.8 million residents are suffering from a severe lack of water for drinking and washing, since Israeli bombs seriously damaged the Strip’s water, electricity and sewage infrastructure. The full text is available for subscribers &...
Ha'aretz: In an unusual step, an Israeli rabbinical court on Wednesday granted a divorce to a woman whose husband has been in a vegetative state since a suicide attempt in 2011. The full text is available for subscribers & registered users. Click here to subscribe ($1...
noodls: (Source: Confédération Africaine de Football) ETHIOPIA Ethiopia are preparing in Brazil for the opening Group B clashes against Algeria and Lesotho. The Walyas are expected to engage in some test matches as part of preparation for the two games. NIGERIA...
Ha'aretz: Israel tried to assassinate the head of Hamas’ military wing, Mohammed Deif, on Tuesday night, but his fate remains unclear. The full text is available for subscribers & registered users. Click here to subscribe ($1 for the first 4 weeks) or login register...
NZ Herald: Controversial former Kazakhstan rider Alexandre Vinokourov and RussianAlexandr Kolobnev have been charged with bribery by Belgian justice authorities and will face trial later this year, Belgian media reported on Wednesday.The......
Ha'aretz: Prime MinisterBenjamin Netanyahu on Wednesday took security cabinet ministers to task for criticizing his decision to negotiate in Cairo for a cease-fire with Hamas. The full text is available for subscribers & registered users. Click here to subscribe ($1...
Sydney Morning Herald: Following a win in their opening game, the Australian men's water polo team, the Aussie Sharks, have come up short against...
Boston Herald: Accused terrorist Dzhokhar “Jahar” Tsarnaev’s former college roommate, Dias Kadyrbayev, will change his plea tomorrow in Boston federal court, his lawyer said today. ​The move comes a month after another Tsarnaev pal, Azamat Tazhayakov​, was...
Mashable: Mo'ne Davis, the 13-year-old pitcher who has become a Little League World Series sensation, is set to take the mound again on Wednesday night. Her team from Philadelphia plays a squad from Las Vegas on ESPN at 7:30 p.m. ET. Baseball fans and non-fans alike...