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KTXS Abilene
Texas promised to track oilfield waste in aquifers. It didn'tthey say they have no evidence pointing to fouled water supplies. But environm
Texas promised to track oilfield waste in aquifers. It didn't
KTXS Abilene / Posted 12 minutes ago
they say they have no evidence pointing to fouled water supplies. But environmental watchdogs say revelations — found in agency emails, letters, reports and other documents — show disorganization at the Railroad Commission, raising questions... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Texas Promised 34 Years Ago to Track Oilfield Waste in Aquifers. It Didn't.they say they have no evidence pointing to fouled water supplies. But environm
Texas Promised 34 Years Ago to Track Oilfield Waste in Aquifers. It Didn't.
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 2 hours ago
they say they have no evidence pointing to fouled water supplies. But environmental watchdogs say revelations — found in agency emails, letters, reports and other documents — show disorganization at the Railroad Commission, raising questions... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Texas Promised 34 Years Ago to Track Oilfield Waste in Aquifers. It Didn't. - Texas Promised 34 Years Ago to Track Oilfield Waste in Aquifers. It Didn't. by Jim Malewitz The Texas Tribune Aug. 24 2016 Have oil and gas companies injected toxic mate...they say they have no evidence pointing to fouled water supplies. But environm
Texas Promised 34 Years Ago to Track Oilfield Waste in Aquifers. It Didn't. - Texas Promised 34 Years Ago to Track Oilfield Waste in Aquifers. It Didn't. by Jim Malewitz The Texas Tribune Aug. 24 2016 Have oil and gas companies injected toxic mate...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 4 hours ago
they say they have no evidence pointing to fouled water supplies. But environmental watchdogs say revelations — found in agency emails, letters, reports and other documents — show disorganization at the Railroad Commission, raising questions... Read more
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Lake Placid News
ROTARY CLUB NEWS: Betsy Brown returns from SwazilandShipman Youth Center, literacy and reading, and Adirondack Health. I just retu
ROTARY CLUB NEWS: Betsy Brown returns from Swaziland
Lake Placid News / Posted 5 hours ago
Shipman Youth Center, literacy and reading, and Adirondack Health. I just returned from a three-month assignment with the U.S. Agency for International Development in the Kingdom of Swaziland, a small, beautiful country in southern Africa. I have... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Attack on American University in Kabul ends, 12 dead150 students who had been trapped in university buildings were rescued by speci
Attack on American University in Kabul ends, 12 dead
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 6 hours ago
150 students who had been trapped in university buildings were rescued by special police units, according to The AP. The U.S. State Department acknowledged reports Wednesday morning of the attack on an official Twitter account, posting, "Reports... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Attack on American University in Kabul Ends, 12 Dead150 students who had been trapped in university buildings were rescued by speci
Attack on American University in Kabul Ends, 12 Dead
WAOW Wausau / Posted 8 hours ago
150 students who had been trapped in university buildings were rescued by special police units, according to The AP. The U.S. State Department acknowledged reports Wednesday morning of the attack on an official Twitter account, posting, "Reports... Read more
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ABC News
American University Attacked in Kabulon American University in Kabul. Exercise caution, avoid unnecessary movement i
American University Attacked in Kabul
ABC News / Posted 23 hours ago
on American University in Kabul. Exercise caution, avoid unnecessary movement in the area & monitor news for updates," the agency said. Reports of attack on American University in #Kabul. Exercise caution, avoid unnecessary movement in the area &... Read more
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Acton Commentary
A ‘House of Cards’ In Nicaraguaa tight grip on the legislature and judicial system. I saw this firsthand when
A ‘House of Cards’ In Nicaragua
Acton Commentary / Posted yesterday
a tight grip on the legislature and judicial system. I saw this firsthand when I served as assistant administrator at the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID). President George W. Bush had launched the Freedom Agenda to ensure that US... Read more
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New Kerala
New Delhi: Medicine Vending Machine inaugurated at Aam Aadmi Mohalla Clinic - newkerala.com #109092New Delhi, Aug 24 : Ambassador Jonathan Addleton, Mission Director to India, U.
New Delhi: Medicine Vending Machine inaugurated at Aam Aadmi Mohalla Clinic - newkerala.com #109092
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
New Delhi, Aug 24 : Ambassador Jonathan Addleton, Mission Director to India, U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), and Dr. Nutan Mundeja, Project Director of the AAMC 100, on Tuesday inaugurated an automated Medicine Vending Machine... Read more
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Roll Call
Obama Administration Announces Added $60 Million to Fight Zika"support efforts to protect Americans from the Zika virus," including protectin
Obama Administration Announces Added $60 Million to Fight Zika
Roll Call / Posted yesterday
"support efforts to protect Americans from the Zika virus," including protecting against the birth defect microcephaly, the agency said in a press release Thursday. CDC said new funding will be available to jurisdictions Aug. 1. CDC said the money... Read more
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New Kerala
First-of-its-kind MVM inaugurated at Aam Aadmi Mohalla Clinic - newkerala.com #109033New Delhi, Aug. 23 : Ambassador Jonathan Addleton, Mission Director to India, U
First-of-its-kind MVM inaugurated at Aam Aadmi Mohalla Clinic - newkerala.com #109033
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
New Delhi, Aug. 23 : Ambassador Jonathan Addleton, Mission Director to India, U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and Dr. Nutan Mundeja, Project Director of the AAMC 100, today inaugurated an automated Medicine Vending Machine (MVM) at... Read more
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Calcutta News
Peace or arms embargo; Kerry asks South Sudan to decide NAIROBI, Kenya - On his visit to Nigeria, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry
Peace or arms embargo; Kerry asks South Sudan to decide
Calcutta News / Posted 2 days ago
NAIROBI, Kenya - On his visit to Nigeria, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry asked South Sudan officials to implement the peace treaty or face an arms embargo by the U.N. "It's really up to... Read more
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AdWeek
Deutsch Wins Lead Creative Duties on Busch and Busch LightBeverage giant AB InBev has expanded its advertising roster yet again by choosi
Deutsch Wins Lead Creative Duties on Busch and Busch Light
AdWeek / Posted 2 days ago
Beverage giant AB InBev has expanded its advertising roster yet again by choosing Deutsch as the lead creative agency for the Busch family of brands including Busch and Busch Light. The news comes less than a week after the multinational company... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Craft Distillers Tap Pure Sugar Cane For A Southern Rum RenaissanceJuice Rum and sells at her distillery only. "I wanted to call mine an agricole,
Craft Distillers Tap Pure Sugar Cane For A Southern Rum Renaissance
KERA North Texas / Posted 2 days ago
Juice Rum and sells at her distillery only. "I wanted to call mine an agricole," she remarks, "because it truly is, but the U.S. agency that regulates liquor refused." "Rums made from sugar cane are grassy, fresh and herbaceous," she says. "For... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Craft Distillers Tap Pure Sugar Cane For A Southern Rum RenaissanceJuice Rum and sells at her distillery only. "I wanted to call mine an agricole,
Craft Distillers Tap Pure Sugar Cane For A Southern Rum Renaissance
KPBS San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
Juice Rum and sells at her distillery only. "I wanted to call mine an agricole," she remarks, "because it truly is, but the U.S. agency that regulates liquor refused." "Rums made from sugar cane are grassy, fresh and herbaceous," she says. "For... Read more
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The Hill
NSA provided key to finding Paris attack suspectThe National Security Agency (NSA) provided critical intelligence to Belgian of
NSA provided key to finding Paris attack suspect
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
The National Security Agency (NSA) provided critical intelligence to Belgian officials that led to the arrest of suspected Paris terrorist Salah Abdeslam, according to a report on Monday. Two Belgian officials told BuzzFeed News that the U.S. agency... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tackling Terrorism - the AUN Peace and Development Modelfarmers were not able to plant their crops. AUN-API is trying to deal with this
Tackling Terrorism - the AUN Peace and Development Model
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
farmers were not able to plant their crops. AUN-API is trying to deal with this next phase of the humanitarian crisis. The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and Atiku Abubakar provided seeds, which we distributed to about 6500... Read more
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CIO
Why the NSA should be considered a hostile agencyevent. This time it was the leak of advanced tools that could be used to exploi
Why the NSA should be considered a hostile agency
CIO / Posted 6 days ago
event. This time it was the leak of advanced tools that could be used to exploit unreported defects in networking gear from U.S. manufacturers. This seems to further enforce a position by a variety of U.S. agencies to focus on breaking into things... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
MOH Official Says Networking Key to Health Reportingthe second in a series being carried out by Internews under its project called
MOH Official Says Networking Key to Health Reporting
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
the second in a series being carried out by Internews under its project called "Information Saves Lives" sponsored by the U.S. Agency for International Development, and Health Communication Capacity Collaborative (HC3). The Internews 2016... Read more
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Island Packet
Schoolchildren with disabilities face digital gapcurriculum available to their peers. "When it comes to the new media of educat
Schoolchildren with disabilities face digital gap
Island Packet / Posted 6 days ago
curriculum available to their peers. "When it comes to the new media of educating," said Sachin Pavithran, chairman of the U.S. Access Board, "schools just haven't kept up." It's a frustration Jacob Hansen's family knows well, even though his mom,... Read more
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Japan Today
Republican Asia experts say Trump presidency would be 'ruinous' ‹ Japan TodayU.S. Asia experts who served in past Republican administrations said on Monday
Republican Asia experts say Trump presidency would be 'ruinous' ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 8 days ago
U.S. Asia experts who served in past Republican administrations said on Monday they would back Hillary Clinton in the presidential race as a Donald Trump presidency would lead to “ruinous marginalization” for the United States in the region. In an... Read more
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USA Today
Yazidi genocide should be more than a labelThe Genocide Convention of 1948 imposes no legal requirement on its signatory m
Yazidi genocide should be more than a label
USA Today / Posted 9 days ago
The Genocide Convention of 1948 imposes no legal requirement on its signatory member states to take action. While the U.S. government continues its military campaign against ISIL, it has no specific plans for helping Yazidi victims or... Read more
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Reuters
Republican Asia experts say Trump presidency would be 'ruinous'Republican U.S. presidential nominee Donald Trump speaks at Youngstown State Un
Republican Asia experts say Trump presidency would be 'ruinous'
Reuters / Posted 9 days ago
Republican U.S. presidential nominee Donald Trump speaks at Youngstown State University in Youngstown, Ohio August 15, 2016. REUTERS/Eric Thayer WASHINGTON U.S. Asia experts who served in past Republican administrations said on Monday they would... Read more
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CTV News
Canadian CEO to be extradited to U.S. for selling 'inadequate' armoured vehiclesThe CEO of a Canadian company alleged to have knowingly delivered shoddy armour
Canadian CEO to be extradited to U.S. for selling 'inadequate' armoured vehicles
CTV News / Posted 9 days ago
The CEO of a Canadian company alleged to have knowingly delivered shoddy armoured vehicles to the U.S. military has lost his bids to stave off extradition to face fraud charges south of the border. William Whyte had challenged an order of committal... Read more
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Reuters
Bangladesh officials to meet Fed, U.S. investigators over heistfrom Bangladesh will meet officials of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, th
Bangladesh officials to meet Fed, U.S. investigators over heist
Reuters / Posted 10 days ago
from Bangladesh will meet officials of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the U.S. Department of Justice this week in New York in connection with the cyber theft of $81 million from the South Asian... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Bangladesh officials to meet Fed, US investigators over heistfrom Bangladesh will meet officials of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, th
Bangladesh officials to meet Fed, US investigators over heist
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 days ago
from Bangladesh will meet officials of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the U.S. Department of Justice this week in New York in connection with the cyber theft of US$81 million from the South Asian... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
Johns Hopkins Teams Tapped For Zika Virus Research Granta potential outbreak of the Zika virus. Four research teams from Johns Hopkins
Johns Hopkins Teams Tapped For Zika Virus Research Grant
CBS Baltimore / Posted 11 days ago
a potential outbreak of the Zika virus. Four research teams from Johns Hopkins University are among 21 teams chosen by the U.S. Agency for International Development to form a defense against the virus, which could pose a serious health threat. As... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Paperwork, rights concerns hold up US aid for Central AmericaWASHINGTON: The U.S. Congress approved US$750 million in aid last December to h
Paperwork, rights concerns hold up US aid for Central America
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 days ago
WASHINGTON: The U.S. Congress approved US$750 million in aid last December to help El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras combat the violence and poverty that are driving migrants toward the U.S. border, but the money has yet to reach the struggling... Read more
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Reuters
Paperwork, rights concerns hold up U.S. aid for Central AmericaWASHINGTON The U.S. Congress approved $750 million in aid last December to help
Paperwork, rights concerns hold up U.S. aid for Central America
Reuters / Posted 13 days ago
WASHINGTON The U.S. Congress approved $750 million in aid last December to help El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras combat the violence and poverty that are driving migrants toward the U.S. border, but the money has yet to reach the struggling... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nema Commends USAID for Donating $37 Million to NigeriaThe National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has commended the U.S. Agency f
Nema Commends USAID for Donating $37 Million to Nigeria
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has commended the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) for donating 37 million dollars for humanitarian assistance to Nigeria. The Director-General, Mr Muhammed Sidi, gave the commendation... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
U.S. Pledges U.S.$37 Million Aid for Victims of Boko HaramThe U.S. is providing 37 million dollars additional humanitarian assistance to
U.S. Pledges U.S.$37 Million Aid for Victims of Boko Haram
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
The U.S. is providing 37 million dollars additional humanitarian assistance to people affected by the insurgency and severe food insecurity in Nigeria and its neighbours, the U.S. Embassy in Nigeria says. The mission announced the package in a... Read more
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The Hill
Republican exodus from Trump growsW. Bush Jamie Brown Hantman, special assistant for legislative affairs for Pre
Republican exodus from Trump grows
The Hill / Posted 14 days ago
W. Bush Jamie Brown Hantman, special assistant for legislative affairs for President George W. Bush Carla A. Hills, U.S. trade representative under President George H.W. Bush Ted Kassinger, deputy secretary of Commerce under President... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Hopkins to share in $15 million Zika research fundingResearchers from Johns Hopkins University will get a share of $15 million in fu
Hopkins to share in $15 million Zika research funding
Baltimore Sun / Posted 14 days ago
Researchers from Johns Hopkins University will get a share of $15 million in funding from the U.S. Agency for International Development to go toward Zika research. The agency awarded 21 grants for what it characterized as "potentially game-changing... Read more
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The Hill
Republican exodus from Trump growsW. Bush Jamie Brown Hantman, special assistant for legislative affairs for Pre
Republican exodus from Trump grows
The Hill / Posted 14 days ago
W. Bush Jamie Brown Hantman, special assistant for legislative affairs for President George W. Bush Carla A. Hills, U.S. trade representative under President George H.W. Bush Ted Kassinger, deputy secretary of Commerce under President... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
USAID Announces Initial Results of Grand Challenge to Combat Zikato support laboratory capacity, the development of diagnostics and vaccines, an
USAID Announces Initial Results of Grand Challenge to Combat Zika
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
to support laboratory capacity, the development of diagnostics and vaccines, and mapping the spread of the infection. The U.S Agency for International Development's Grand Challenge for Development initiative crowd-sources solutions to solve... Read more
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CTV News
Ontario SPCA helping U.S. colleagues with large animal cruelty casefish -- were found living in deplorable conditions on a 70-acre (28-hectare) pr
Ontario SPCA helping U.S. colleagues with large animal cruelty case
CTV News / Posted 15 days ago
fish -- were found living in deplorable conditions on a 70-acre (28-hectare) property in Westport, Mass., on Aug. 1. The U.S. agency says there were numerous dead animals on the property and many of the living animals showed signs of neglect and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Liberia Can Achieve Middle Income Agenda Through Agriculture - Zinnahour international partners - International Fund for Agricultural Development (I
Liberia Can Achieve Middle Income Agenda Through Agriculture - Zinnah
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
our international partners - International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), World Bank, African Development Bank, U.S Agency for International Development (USAID), the European Union (EU) and others, Liberia must demonstrate that it is... Read more
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Daily Mail
Trump: Experts who signed stinging letter against him are just JEALOUSand well-being. Most fundamentally, Mr. Trump lacks the character, values, and
Trump: Experts who signed stinging letter against him are just JEALOUS
Daily Mail / Posted 16 days ago
and well-being. Most fundamentally, Mr. Trump lacks the character, values, and experience to be President. He weakens U.S. moral authority as the leader of the free world. He appears to lack basic knowledge about and belief in the U.S.... Read more
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Business Wire
Conrad N. Hilton Foundation Announces The Task Force for Global Health as 2016 Recipient of $2 Million Hilton Humanitarian PrizeFrom its inception, the Foundation has awarded more than $1.4 billion in grants
Conrad N. Hilton Foundation Announces The Task Force for Global Health as 2016 Recipient of $2 Million Hilton Humanitarian Prize
Business Wire / Posted 16 days ago
From its inception, the Foundation has awarded more than $1.4 billion in grants, distributing $107 million in the U.S. and around the world in 2015. The Foundation’s current assets are approximately $2.5 billion. For more information,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Twelve Innovators Get Funding From Saving Lives At Birthat a later date. About Saving Lives at Birthb The Saving Lives at Birth partn
Twelve Innovators Get Funding From Saving Lives At Birth
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
at a later date. About Saving Lives at Birthb The Saving Lives at Birth partnership, launched in 2011, includes the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), the Government of Norway, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Grand... Read more
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Philly.com
Putin's return to power ended Clinton's 'Moscow Spring'in Syria it is important." Clinton's history with Russia is significant given
Putin's return to power ended Clinton's 'Moscow Spring'
Philly.com / Posted 17 days ago
in Syria it is important." Clinton's history with Russia is significant given the surprising role Russia has played in the U.S. presidential campaign. Clinton and her supporters say she would be far tougher on Moscow than Trump, whose unusual... Read more
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Business Wire
Pharmacy Times® and Parata Systems Congratulate 2016 Next-Generation Pharmacist® WinnersLisa Tonrey, MHA, RPh, PhC, FAPhA, Capt. USPHS (ret), pharmacist and medical co
Pharmacy Times® and Parata Systems Congratulate 2016 Next-Generation Pharmacist® Winners
Business Wire / Posted 17 days ago
Lisa Tonrey, MHA, RPh, PhC, FAPhA, Capt. USPHS (ret), pharmacist and medical commodities advisor with the U.S. Agency for International Development’s Office of Foreign Disaster Assistance,received the evening’s top honor: 2016 Next-Generation... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Putin's return to power ended Clinton's 'Moscow Spring'in Syria it is important." Clinton's history with Russia is significant given
Putin's return to power ended Clinton's 'Moscow Spring'
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 17 days ago
in Syria it is important." Clinton's history with Russia is significant given the surprising role Russia has played in the U.S. presidential campaign. Clinton and her supporters say she would be far tougher on Moscow than Trump, whose unusual... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Putin's return to power ended Clinton's 'Moscow Spring'in Syria it is important." Clinton's history with Russia is significant given
Putin's return to power ended Clinton's 'Moscow Spring'
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 17 days ago
in Syria it is important." Clinton's history with Russia is significant given the surprising role Russia has played in the U.S. presidential campaign. Clinton and her supporters say she would be far tougher on Moscow than Trump, whose unusual... Read more
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The Alliance Review
Clinton's 'Moscow Spring' ended as Putin returned to powercontinues below] Clinton's history with Russia is significant given the surpri
Clinton's 'Moscow Spring' ended as Putin returned to power
The Alliance Review / Posted 17 days ago
continues below] Clinton's history with Russia is significant given the surprising role Russia has played in the U.S. presidential campaign. Clinton and her supporters say she would be far tougher on Moscow than Trump, whose unusual... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Putin's return to power ended Clinton's 'Moscow Spring'in Syria it is important." Clinton's history with Russia is significant given
Putin's return to power ended Clinton's 'Moscow Spring'
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 17 days ago
in Syria it is important." Clinton's history with Russia is significant given the surprising role Russia has played in the U.S. presidential campaign. Clinton and her supporters say she would be far tougher on Moscow than Trump, whose unusual... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Putin's return to power ended Clinton's 'Moscow Spring'in Syria it is important." Clinton's history with Russia is significant given
Putin's return to power ended Clinton's 'Moscow Spring'
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 17 days ago
in Syria it is important." Clinton's history with Russia is significant given the surprising role Russia has played in the U.S. presidential campaign. Clinton and her supporters say she would be far tougher on Moscow than Trump, whose unusual... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Putin's return to power ended Clinton's 'Moscow Spring'in Syria it is important." Clinton's history with Russia is significant given
Putin's return to power ended Clinton's 'Moscow Spring'
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 17 days ago
in Syria it is important." Clinton's history with Russia is significant given the surprising role Russia has played in the U.S. presidential campaign. Clinton and her supporters say she would be far tougher on Moscow than Trump, whose unusual... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Clinton's 'Moscow Spring' ended as Putin returned to powerin Syria it is important.” Clinton’s history with Russia is significant given
Clinton's 'Moscow Spring' ended as Putin returned to power
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 17 days ago
in Syria it is important.” Clinton’s history with Russia is significant given the surprising role Russia has played in the U.S. presidential campaign. Clinton and her supporters say she would be far tougher on Moscow than Trump, whose unusual... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Clinton's 'Moscow Spring' ended as Putin returned to powerin Syria it is important." Clinton's history with Russia is significant given
Clinton's 'Moscow Spring' ended as Putin returned to power
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 17 days ago
in Syria it is important." Clinton's history with Russia is significant given the surprising role Russia has played in the U.S. presidential campaign. Clinton and her supporters say she would be far tougher on Moscow than Trump, whose unusual... Read more
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