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Amid sanctions, France in warship sale to Russia
Amid sanctions, France in warship sale to Russia


Associated Press

PARIS (AP) -- French President Francois Hollande is defending plans to deliver a warship to Russia, despite calls for a European arms embargo against Moscow...full story
updated 2014-07-22 07:22 PM
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Amid sanctions, France in warship sale to Russia Amid sanctions, France in warship sale to Russia

Associated Press

PARIS (AP) -- French President Francois Hollande is defending plans to deliver a warship to Russia, despite calls for a European arms embargo against Moscow....Fullstory

2014-07-22 07:22 PM

England FA wants Garcia corruption file published

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2014-07-22 07:22 PM

Reports: Dick Advocaat to take over Serbia

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2014-07-22 07:01 PM

T-shirt typo turns heads at Mandela bicycle ride

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2014-07-22 06:42 PM

Jeter turns small part of attention to business
By RONALD BLUM
Associated Press

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2014-07-22 06:22 PM

Military exercises delay flights throughout China

Associated Press

BEIJING (AP) -- China's airline regulator has warned travelers to expect flight delays at 12 airports through mid-August, and an airport employee says military exercises....Fullstory

2014-07-22 06:01 PM

Tour de France heads to Pyrenees in Stage 16

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2014-07-22 06:01 PM

11 parents of Nigeria's abducted girls die
By MICHELLE FAUL
Associated Press

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2014-07-22 05:22 PM

EU meets as some countries seek tougher sanctions

Associated Press

BRUSSELS (AP) -- European Union foreign ministers are meeting to consider further sanctions against Russia because of the downing of the Malaysian jetliner, with Britain....Fullstory

2014-07-22 04:22 PM

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GENEVA (AP) -- Credit Suisse AG has posted a second-quarter net loss of 700 million Swiss francs ($779 million) after paying the largest penalty ever....Fullstory

2014-07-22 03:42 PM

Republican voters in Georgia choose Senate nominee

Associated Press

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2014-07-22 07:22 PM

CIT Group buying OneWest Bank in $3.4B deal

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NEW YORK (AP) -- CIT Group is buying regional bank OneWest Bank in a $3.4 billion cash-and-stock deal. OneWest, whose parent company is IMB Holdco LLC,....Fullstory

2014-07-22 07:22 PM

DuPont 2Q profit climbs 3.9 percent

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2014-07-22 07:01 PM

BC-TEN--Baku Cup Results

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2014-07-22 06:42 PM

Panasonic Provides Power Supply Container in Indonesia as a Stand-alone Photovoltaic Power Package

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2014-07-22 06:22 PM

UK gov't announces inquiry on Russian spy death

Associated Press

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2014-07-22 06:01 PM

Pyeongchang's 2018 Olympic committee faced audit Pyeongchang's 2018 Olympic committee faced audit

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2014-07-22 05:22 PM

OT

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2014-07-22 05:22 PM

Cambodian political rivals say agreement reached

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2014-07-22 03:42 PM

Nets director talks up Russian exhibitions

Associated Press

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2014-07-22 03:22 PM

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