Archives for November 2015

Banks Too Big to Sanction as War Wrecks Russia’s Ukraine Ties – Bloomberg


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Banks Too Big to Sanction as War Wrecks Russia's Ukraine Ties
Bloomberg
Or so Ukraine wants to believe after giving Russian banks a pass more than a year and a half into a separatist insurgency it blames on the Kremlin. Banks including state-run lenders sanctioned by the U.S. and the European Union have clung to their …
Ukraines Ultra-Right Cuts the Lights on CrimeaDaily Beast
US reportedly supplying Ukraine military with obsolete equipmentFox News
On Ukraine's front lines, US-supplied equipment is falling apartSalt Lake Tribune
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Why Kobe was the NBA’s most important player of the 2000s – ESPN


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Why Kobe was the NBA's most important player of the 2000s
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LOS ANGELES — It's not the where of Kobe Bryant so much as the when. We get so caught up in rankings that we don't think of timing. The polarizing properties of Kobe mean the arguments over his place among the NBA greats will continue long into his …
Kobe Bryant finally surrenders to his basketball mortalityLos Angeles Times
Why Kobe Bryant decided it was time to retireYahoo Sports
Kobe Bryant explains retirement decision: 'I don't want to do this anymore'CBSSports.com
The Boston Globe -New York Post -USA TODAY -The Players' Tribune
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Dozens of College Students Injured in Virginia Bus Crash – ABC News


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Dozens of College Students Injured in Virginia Bus Crash
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Dozens were injured and transported to nearby hospitals Sunday night when a charter bus carrying college students to three Virginia campuses overturned, according to police. A total of 33 people were transported to 6 hospitals, according to
35 Injured as Bus Transporting Virginia College Students OverturnsNBCNews.com
Bus overturns: 1 serious injury, dozens of minor injuriesWashington Post
35 hospitalized after bus full of college students overturns in VirginiaFox News
USA TODAY -Post-Bulletin -CBS News
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Clinton proposes $275 billion in new infrastructure spending – Business Insider


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Clinton proposes $275 billion in new infrastructure spending
Business Insider
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton smiles on stage at the start of a rally, Sunday syndication.ap.orgDemocratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton smiles on stage at the start of a rally, Sunday, Nov. 29, 2015, in Boston. Clinton and
The Democrats' Boutique IssuesThe Weekly Standard
US WatchWall Street Journal
Clinton vows hundreds of billions for infrastructure, jobsThe Seattle Times
Concord Monitor -Boston Herald -Boston.com
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Clashes in Paris a day before US-China climate change sit-down – CNN


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Clashes in Paris a day before US-China climate change sit-down
CNN
(CNN) Nearly 150 world leaders are meeting in Paris over one mission: Agree on legally binding reductions in greenhouse gas emissions. As global average temperatures soar, they will try to get a handle on the cause. On Monday, the leaders of the main …
The GOPs Climate Moderates Are LosingDaily Beast
Obama, Xi to Meet as UN Opens Paris Climate SummitVoice of America
What to expect from India—and the world—at the Paris climate summitQuartz
Sacramento Bee -Huffington Post -CNBC
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Suspect burglar who was stuck in chimney of Fresno County home dies after … – Fox News


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Suspect burglar who was stuck in chimney of Fresno County home dies after
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FRESNO, Calif. – Authorities say a suspected burglar who became stuck in the chimney of a Central California home died after the homeowner unknowingly lit a fire in the fireplace. Fresno County Sheriff's spokesman Tony Botti said an autopsy on Sunday …
Apparent burglar dies in chimney after homeowner lights fireThe Week Magazine
Suspected 19-year-old burglar stuck in Huron home's chimney dies after Modesto Bee
Man Dies In Chimney, Trying to Burglarize Homeyourcentralvalley.com
Fresno County Sheriff's Office
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University of Chicago cancels Monday classes after gun violence threat – USA TODAY


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University of Chicago cancels Monday classes after gun violence threat
USA TODAY
CHICAGO — The University of Chicago has canceled classes on Monday and asked students, faculty and non-essential staff to stay away from its main campus on the city's South Side after being informed by the FBI of a threat of gun violence. "The
University of Chicago cancels classes after FBI warns of gun threatChicago Sun-Times
University of Chicago Cancels Classes After Online ThreatNew York Times
University of Chicago cancels Monday classes after threatOmaha World-Herald
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Declaring ‘new beginning,’ EU and Turkey seal migrant deal – Reuters


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Declaring 'new beginning,' EU and Turkey seal migrant deal
Reuters
BRUSSELS Turkey promised to help stem the flow of migrants to Europe in return for cash, visas and renewed talks on joining the EU in a deal struck on Sunday that the Turkish prime minister called a "new beginning" for the uneasy neighbors. Leaders of
EU to set aside more than $3 billion to aid Syrian refugees in TurkeyFox News
EU offers Turkey 3 billion euros to stem migrant floodMiami Herald
EU and Turkey reach deal on stemming Europe-bound migration for cash, EU The Week Magazine
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
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Chicago to Expand Police Body Cam Program Amid Heightened Scrutiny – ABC News


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Chicago to Expand Police Body Cam Program Amid Heightened Scrutiny
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The city of Chicago will expand its use of police body cameras to an additional six districts by mid-2016, Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Chicago Police Superintendent Garry McCarthy announced Sunday. The program will be paid for with a $1.1 million grant from …
Clear video of Chicago police killing may help provide lessons for cops everywhereSTLtoday.com
Chicago To Expand Police Body Camera Program After Laquan McDonald Shooting International Business Times
Chicago Police Expand Body Camera Usage to 7 DistrictsDNAinfo
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette -VentureBeat -Columbus Dispatch
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Pope Francis launches peace bid as he arrives in Central African Republic – Washington Post


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Pope Francis launches peace bid as he arrives in Central African Republic
Washington Post
BANGUI, Central African Republic — Pope Francis arrived Sunday morning in this warravaged capital, launching his bid to end a conflict that largely follows religious lines and that has killed more than 6,000 people in two years. Calling himself “a
The Latest: Pope Meets Muslims in Central African RepublicNew York Times
Pope Francis Calls for Harmony in Central African RepublicWall Street Journal
Pope brings message of peace to Central African RepublicOregonLive.com
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