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      Tech: Mesmerizing maps show the global flow of refugees over the last 15 years
      Jun20

      Tech: Mesmerizing maps show the global flow of refugees over the last 15 years

      The last decade and a half have been rife with civil unrest, leading millions of displaced persons to seek new, safer lives across foreign borders. President Trump’s administration has made repeated claims that their proposed immigration bans are meant to stop the flow of refugees across US borders. In honor of World Refugee Day, observed...

      Politics: Russia is reportedly behind a disturbing number of assassinations outside its borders
      Jun20

      Politics: Russia is reportedly behind a disturbing number of assassinations outside its borders

      At least 33 murders or mysterious deaths in 5 different countries seem to trace back to Moscow. Since 2003, more than two dozen murders or mysterious deaths in multiple countries seem to trace back to Moscow. But no one seems to be doing much about it. At least 33 people in the UK, US, Ukraine, Greece, India, and Kazakhstan have been murdered or...

      European Union: EU rolls over Crimea sanctions for another year
      Jun19

      European Union: EU rolls over Crimea sanctions for another year

      The European Union on Monday rolled over for another year sanctions imposed to protest Russia's 2014 annexation of Crimea from Ukraine, which the bloc deems illegal. The European Union on Monday rolled over for another year sanctions imposed to protest Russia’s 2014 annexation of Crimea from Ukraine, which the bloc deems illegal.The...

      Politics: There’s a theme emerging in Mueller’s Russia probe that could prove damning for Trump
      Jun16

      Politics: There’s a theme emerging in Mueller’s Russia probe that could prove damning for Trump

      Robert Mueller, the special counsel in the Trump-Russia probe, has moved to hire an all-star team in recent days. Mueller, who was appointed as special counsel last month to lead the probe into Russia’s election interference, is also homing in on money laundering and the business dealings of Trump’s son-in-law and senior adviser,...

      UNICEF: East Ukraine fighting imperils water access for 750,00 children
      Jun16

      UNICEF: East Ukraine fighting imperils water access for 750,00 children

      At least 750,000 children in eastern Ukraine are at imminent risk of losing access to safe water supplies after a surge in fighting between the government and separatist rebels, a UN report said Friday. At least 750,000 children in eastern Ukraine are at imminent risk of losing access to safe water supplies after a surge in fighting between the...

      Finance: There were 2 developments this week that could have huge consequences for Russia’s oil
      Jun16

      Finance: There were 2 developments this week that could have huge consequences for Russia’s oil

      "It certainly was not the best week ever for Russian President Vladimir Putin." On Monday, protests against corruption swept across the country in over 100 cities. The protests were organized by the social media-savvy opposition leader Alexei Navalny. Over 1,000 protesters were reportedly detained. Then, on Wednesday, the US Senate...

      Russia Scandal: Senate backs sanctions on country over US election hacking
      Jun15

      Russia Scandal: Senate backs sanctions on country over US election hacking

      This new bill would give sanctions imposed by then president Barack Obama via an executive order the full force of law. The US Senate voted overwhelmingly Wednesday to punish Russia over its alleged election meddling, passing a bill that would bar President Donald Trump from unilaterally easing existing sanctions on Moscow.The vote at a time of...

      Politics: Congress just dealt a huge blow to Trump’s Russia plans, and the White House is already ‘pushing back’
      Jun15

      Politics: Congress just dealt a huge blow to Trump’s Russia plans, and the White House is already ‘pushing back’

      The Senate voted Wednesday, by a 97-to-2 margin, to pass a measure that would toughen sanctions on Russia The Senate voted Wednesday, by a 97-to-2 margin, to pass a measure that would toughen sanctions on Russia and, in Republicans’ first significant blow to President Donald Trump’s agenda, prevent the White House from unilaterally...

      Tech: Paul Allen’s rocket-launching plane is the biggest in the world — here is how it stacks up to other great flying machines
      Jun14

      Tech: Paul Allen’s rocket-launching plane is the biggest in the world — here is how it stacks up to other great flying machines

      The Stratolaunch plane is now the biggest in the world. This GIF shows its immense size in comparison to other planes. The Stratolaunch plane is now the biggest in the world. Owned by Microsoft cofounder Paul Allen, its 385-foot wingspan bests the next biggest, Ukraine’s Antonov An-225 at 290 feet. The 500,000-pound aircraft is 238 feet...

      Politics: One of the most alarming moments of James Comey’s testimony has gone overlooked
      Jun12

      Politics: One of the most alarming moments of James Comey’s testimony has gone overlooked

      Former FBI Director James Comey said Trump never once asked him about Russia's interference in the US election as it related to national security. “Did the president, in any of those interactions that you shared with us today, ask you what you should be doing, or what our government should be doing, or the intelligence community, to...