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Tweet Follow me BBC NewsEU foreign ministers are due to discuss further sanctions against Russia after a Moscow-backed referendum in Crimea backed a split from Ukraine. The 28-member bloc is considering a visa ban and an asset freeze against a number of Russian officials.White House rejects results of Crimea referendum as Obama, Putin talk againFox NewsCrimea voters appear to overwhelmingly back rejoining RussiaLos Angeles TimesJapan does not recognize Crimea vote: government spokesmanReutersBoston Globe –The...

Tweet Follow me The HinduSerbia’s ruling Progressive Party (SNS) and its leader Aleksandar Vucic exceeded expectations and won an absolute majority in snap elections Sunday, annihilating the opposition. The centre-right SNS won 49 per cent of the votes, according to preliminary …Poll: ruling party wins big in Serbian electionBoston.comPolls open in Serbia’s snap electionTimes of IndiaSerbian election goes to ruling party pushing for spot in EUCBC.caXinhua –Businessweekall 248 news articles ...

Tweet Follow me Los Angeles TimesSIMFEROPOL, Ukraine — In the face of widespread international condemnation and the threat of punishing new sanctions on the Russian government, voters in Crimea appeared Sunday to overwhelmingly back a measure to break away from Ukraine and …Crimeans vote to join Russia in referendumSydney Morning HeraldCrimea Votes Overwhelmingly to Join Russia 2:23The AustralianCrimeans overwhelmingly vote to secede from Ukraine, join RussiaDallas Morning NewsReuters –NBCNews.com...

Tweet Follow me Voice of AmericaSouth Korea is criticizing North Korea for what it calls “provocative behavior” after Pyongyang fired 25 short-range rockets into the ocean. Seoul officials say the rockets were fired Sunday from North Korea’s eastern coast and landed about 70 kilometers away …North Korea test-fires 18 short-range rocketsBoston.comNorth Korea fires short-range rockets, sources sayCNNUS urges North Korea to refrain from provocative actionsReutersFox News –Reuters India...

Tweet Follow me Brothers who grew up with Chris Christie in North Jersey suburb find …NorthJersey.comThey shared their childhoods in the same well-to-do Essex County suburb, replete with youth sports leagues, small-town politics and accolades for their every milestone published in the exhaustive local newspaper. Now Chris Christie and some of his … …read more Source: Chris Christie News From Google ...

Tweet Follow me CNN(CNN) — A 6.7-magnitude earthquake struck off Chile’s Pacific coast Sunday, the U.S. Geological Survey said. The quake’s epicenter was 60 kilometers (37 miles) west-northwest of Iquique, Chile, and its depth was 20 kilometers (12.4 miles), the USGS said.Strong quake jolts Chile’s North, no major damageReutersMagnitude 6.7 earthquake rocks ChileSky News AustraliaMagnitude 6.7 earthquake rocks Chile: USGSChannel News AsiaNDTVall 159 news articles …read more Source:...

Tweet Follow me CNNSeoul, South Korea (CNN) — North Korea has fired 25 short-range rockets from its east coast into open water, in what appears to be a “provocative” action, a South Korean Ministry of National Defense spokesman said Sunday. “We evaluate it as a firing …North Korea fired 25 short-range and obsolete rockets – South KoreaGMA NewsN Korea fires 10 missiles into seaTODAYonlineNorth Korea urged to ‘stop provocative activities’ after it test-fires 25 short...

Tweet Follow me Victory for Chevron in Ecuador Amazon CaseOilPrice.comUS District Judge Lewis Kaplan said the case had been corrupted by American lawyer Steven Donziger and Ecuadorean lawyers, who allegedly submitted fraudulent evidence and coerced and bribed an Ecuadorean judge to rule in their favor in 2011. …read more Source: Chevron Ecuador Fraud News By Google ...

Tweet Follow me AFPSantiago — A powerful 6.7-magnitude earthquake jolted Chile’s northern coast Sunday, US geologists said, generating a small tsunami and prompting authorities to evacuate three cities. The quake struck at 6:16 pm (2116 GMT), according to the US …Strong quake jolts Chile’s North, no major damageReuters UKMagnitude-6.7 quake shakes Chile’s northern Pacific coastThe Globe and Mail6.7 earthquake strikes off Chile’s Pacific coastCNNNDTVall 150 news articles …read...

Tweet Follow me Reuters UKWASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry urged Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas on Sunday “to make the tough decisions that will be necessary” before an April 29 deadline for a peace deal with Israel, a U.S. official said. President …Obama desperately seeking a Plan BHaaretzPessimism ahead of Abbas-Obama talksIrish TimesMideast peace talks at ‘pivotal’ juncture: KerryNew Straits TimesVoice of Americaall 421 news articles …read...

Tweet Follow me ReutersSIMFEROPOL/KIEV (Reuters) – Russian state media said Crimeans voted overwhelmingly to break with Ukraine and join Russia on Sunday, as Kiev accused Moscow of pouring forces into the peninsula and warned separatist leaders “the ground will burn …As Ukrainians brace to lose Crimea, many are also disappointed with the WestWashington PostEarly Results: Crimeans Vote to Join RussiaWall Street JournalCrimeans Celebrate Vote to Join Russia as Ukraine Tensions RiseBusinessweekFinancial...

Tweet Follow me ABC NewsNorth Korea fired 25 short-range rockets into the sea off its east coast Sunday, South Korean officials said, in an apparent continuation of protests against ongoing U.S.-South Korean military drills. Such short-range rocket tests are usually considered routine, …UPDATE 1-North Korea fires 10 short-range missiles -YonhapReutersNorth Korea fires 18 short-range rockets in test off coastNew York Daily NewsWorld Digest: March 17, 2014Washington PostThe Chosun Ilbo –Reuters UK –Fox...

Tweet Follow me Washington PostHaving failed to prevent a Russian-sponsored referendum in Crimea, the Obama administration and its European allies refocused their efforts Sunday on keeping Moscow from annexing the autonomous Ukrainian region and expanding its military moves into …US rejects Crimea vote, warns Russia on new movesBusinessweekCrimea result makes “a mockery” of democracy says HagueBBC NewsWhite House rejects results of Crimea referendum as Obama, Putin talk againFox NewsSydney Morning...

Tweet Follow me On Bridgegate, state should be investigating Christie: EditorialThe Star-LedgerWhen Chris Christie was the top federal prosecutor, he often said he would welcome more help from the state, and that there was plenty of corruption to keep both offices busy. The Bridgegate scandal presents added reason for state prosecutors to wake up.POLL: Christie To Allow ALL Topics (Bridgegate?) At Town Hall Near South …Patch.com all 10 news articles …read more Source: Chris Christie News From...

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Tweet Follow me ZDNetSpokeswoman for the NATO military alliance, Oana Lungescu, said on Twitter that several of its websites had been hit by “a significant DDoS [denial-of-service] attack” on Saturday. But it said the attacks had no operational impact. In DDoS attacks, hackers …Nato hit in cyber attack linked to CrimeaStuff.co.nzUkrainian Hackers Shut Down NATO WebsitesMashableAttacks Over Crimea Play Out In Virtual Arena; Websites HitNorth Country Public Radio all 97 news articles …read...

Tweet Follow me USA TODAYWASHINGTON — The White House and leaders in Congress vowed Sunday to impose tough economic sanctions on Russia in hopes of stopping further aggression into Ukraine, following what they decried as a bogus referendum in Crimea. President Obama …Beneath Russian flags, Crimeans vote on a return to their ‘homeland’ (+video)Christian Science MonitorCrimea referendum: Wide condemnation after region votes to split from UkraineFox NewsObama: Washington, EU Prepared to Penalize...

Tweet Follow me ReutersSantiago (Reuters) – A strong quake struck off northern Chile on Sunday evening, triggering a preventive evacuation of part of the coastal area but apparently not causing any injuries or damage to the country’s crucial copper mines. The magnitude 6.7 quake, …7.0 earthquake strikes off Chile’s Pacific coastCNNMagnitude 7.0 earthquake rocks Chile: USGSTimes of India7.0 Quake Hits off Chilean CoastNBCNews.comReuters UK –RT –Big Island Video Newsall 25 news...

Tweet Follow me Washington PostSIMFEROPOL, Ukraine — Crimeans voted overwhelmingly Sunday to leave Ukraine and join Russia, election officials in the breakaway peninsula said, with the extraordinarily high figures capping a one-sided campaign of intimidation and heavy-handed …Crimeans vote over 90 percent to quit Ukraine for RussiaReutersCrimea voters overwhelmingly approve referendum to secede from UkraineFox NewsEarly results show Crimean voters overwhelmingly back joining RussiaLos Angeles TimesUSA...

Tweet Follow me Washington PostABUJA, Nigeria — At least 16 people were killed in desperate stampedes for government jobs in Nigeria when hundreds of thousands were invited to apply for fewer than 5,000 positions, officials and activists said Sunday. The Nigerian Red Cross and some …Stampede for government jobs kills 16 in NigeriaUSA TODAY16 Killed in Stampede for Jobs in NigeriaVoice of AmericaImmigration Records Smooth Recruitment Exercise In 31 States, Says ReportLeadership Newspapers all 177 news...