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Vladimir Putin Wants The International Community To Condemn Ukraine

"The conversation addressed the crisis in Ukraine, which has grown significantly worse due to the use of force initiated by the Kiev authorities in the southeast of the country," the Kremlin said in a readout of the call. "In particular, Mr. Putin stressed that the Russian side expects the United …

Putin: Escalating conflict puts Ukraine on 'brink of civil war'

The escalating conflict in Ukraine "essentially puts the nation on the brink of civil war," Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Tuesday.<p>His assessment came during a telephone conversation with his German counterpart, according to the Kremlin, the same day Ukraine's military launched its first, …

Montana GOP House candidate shoots down drone in campaign ad

A Republican candidate for Congress in Montana has a message for the federal government: if you send a drone to spy on me, I’ll take it out.<p>Matt Rosendale, a state senator running for the U.S. House of Representatives, unveiled an ad Monday that depicts a standoff between him and a “government …

Robert Reich: You’re getting hosed on your taxes!

The former secretary of labor explains how middle class Americans are paying more than the 1 percent<p>It’s tax time again, April 15, when our minds turn toward paying the taxes we owe or possibly getting a tax refund. But what we don’t think about enough is whether our tax system is fair. The richest …

These races will determine control of the Senate

In the battle for the Senate, nine races will play a role in determining the balance of power. Democrats currently hold six of the seats while Republicans hold the other two, meaning that the Democrats must defend their territory -- a difficult task in a midterm election with a Democratic president …

Voodoo Dolls Prove It: Hunger Makes Couples Turn On Each Other

A lot of us know what can happen when we get hungry. We get grumpy, irritable and sometimes nasty.<p>There's even a name for this phenomenon: "Hangry, which is a combination of the words hungry and angry," says psychologist Brad Bushman from Ohio State University.<p>Many studies have suggested that low …

Chinese claims in Malaysia plane hunt reportedly seen as slowing down search

Officials from the U.S. and other nations involved in the search for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 have expressed exasperation at claims of possible discovery made by the Chinese that they say have cost investigators vital time, according to a published report.<p>The New York Times reports that …

Ukraine says it reclaimed airport seized by pro-Russia separatists

MOSCOW -- Ukrainian forces launched combat operations against pro-Russian separatists Tuesday and recaptured a military airport in the eastern part of the country, the acting president said.<p>Explosions and gunfire were heard from around the airport, located between the owns of Kramatorsk and …