Ukraine

Jon Queally, staff writer
Could détente between Russia and the United States spell an end to the civil war in Syria? Despite a series of miscommunications over what the actual focus of their discussion may be, both the Kremlin and the White House have now confirmed that a face-to-face meeting between President Barack Obama and President Vladimir Putin has been tentatively...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Sixty years after philosopher Bertrand Russell and physicist Albert Einstein...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
The U.S. Department of Defense announced on Tuesday that it is indeed planning...

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Crowdfunding has reached new, weird, possibly inevitable levels with Ukraine nationalists now raising money from online supporters to fund the country's "first people's infantry battalion," starting with a "People's Drone" to patrol the Russian border and moving on to include bulletproof vests, painkillers, a sniper unit and anything else "the boys needed." The site has raised 71% of its goal to arm the sniper unit and over its goal for the drone, which could be good or bad news, depending on...

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