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  • Miners swell rebel ranks in east Ukraine as pits close

    Even at the age of 52, retired coalminer Viktor felt compelled to come out of retirement and join the pro-Russian separatist rebellion in eastern Ukraine. He sympathized with the many miners who have laid down their tools and taken up arms against...
  • Four parties vying to open grocery store in Southeast Community in Newport News

    Four parties vying to open grocery store in Southeast Community in Newport News
    The city has received formal letters from four different parties who are interested in opening a grocery store in the Southeast Community, City Manager Jim Bourey said at a recent City Council meeting. The council met in closed session earlier this week...
  • Sports Roundup: Gonzalez, Rebels improve to 3-1

    GIRLS’ SOCCER Flintridge Prep 3, Temple City 1: Julia Gonzalez continued her terrific start to the season with a pair of goals as the Rebels won their third straight to improve to 3-1 with Saturday’s victory in the Duarte Tournament. Jillian...
  • After U.S. torture report, Poland asks what its leaders knew

    The disclosure of details about the CIA's brutal interrogation program could provide new leads for Polish prosecutors investigating how much Poland's leaders at the time knew about a secret jail the agency was running in a Polish forest. Prompted by a U....
  • International court's prosecutor shelves Darfur case for lack of U.N. support

    The International Criminal Court's prosecutor said on Friday that she had shelved an investigation into war crimes in Sudan's Darfur region for lack of action by the United Nations Security Council to push for arrests. The Hague-based court indicted...
  • US providing little information to judge progress against Islamic State

    WASHINGTON The American war against the Islamic State has become the most opaque conflict the United States has undertaken in more than two decades, a fight that's so underreported that U.S. officials and their critics can make claims about progress, or...
  • Four political dramas that play around with form

    Four political dramas that play around with form
    The words "political drama" may evoke finger-pointing lectures to some, but the subtlest works of dramatic literature have a political dimension, and the most enduring political dramas have an artistic suppleness. A false dichotomy between aesthetics...
  • Why it's called Sheridan Road -- or how the general saved Chicago

    Why it's called Sheridan Road -- or how the general saved Chicago
    To Chicagoans scrambling to catch a bus at Belmont Avenue and Sheridan Road, the statue of a man on a horse probably fades into the urban blur of their daily commute. The busy corner doesn't lend itself to pondering questions at the intersection of art...
  • Senate report confirms CIA had 'black site' at Guantanamo, hid it from Congress

    MIAMI In 2004, as the U.S. Supreme Court was poised to let Guantanamo captives consult lawyers for the first time, the CIA spirited some men who now face death penalty trials from a clandestine lockup at the U.S. Navy base and didn't tell Congress. Two...
  • Russia says pushing for Ukraine peace talks as soon as possible

    Russia is sparing no effort to convene another round of peace talks on the conflict in east Ukraine, Foreign Ministry spokesman Alexander Lukashevich said on Thursday, criticizing Kiev's reluctance to do so. Kiev's envoy to the talks, which also bring...
  • EU foreign policy chief to visit Ukraine next week

    European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini will travel to Kiev on Tuesday for talks with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko on the crisis in the rebel-held east of the country, the EU said on Thursday. She will also raise economic,...