Archive for March, 2014

New app will help visitors to Perryville Battlefield State Historic site – Lexington Herald Leader

Monday, March 31st, 2014

New app will help visitors to Perryville Battlefield State Historic site
Lexington Herald Leader
The app provides firsthand accounts of the action, including troop movements and a look at life through a soldier's eyes. The battle unfolds with digital narratives and historical photographs as visitors travel the site. "This app will give a better ...

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SIMES and SAUNDERS: Obama’s Crimea blunder – Washington Times

Monday, March 31st, 2014

Sky News Australia

SIMES and SAUNDERS: Obama's Crimea blunder
Washington Times
If that happens, and the West imposes harsher measures, Russia will not limit its retaliation to the economic realm — it will respond asymmetrically, with military power in its neighborhood and politically (or via arms sales) in the Middle East. The ...
A museum installation by Russian artist Vasily Slonov, with flyswatters ...The New York Review of Books (blog)
Another view: The long game in UkraineWaterloo Record
Ukraine is big deal, but not the biggest deal for the U.S.NEWS.GNOM.ES

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Students protest fees at LASU – P.M. News

Monday, March 31st, 2014

P.M. News

Students protest fees at LASU
P.M. News
“For me and for those who advised us, it is a time bomb waiting to explode when you separate the children of the rich and the poor. “So it is better they both journey ... You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. You can skip to ...

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Watchdog: US Struggles to Track Nuclear-Arms Design Records – GovExec.com

Monday, March 31st, 2014

GovExec.com

Watchdog: US Struggles to Track Nuclear-Arms Design Records
GovExec.com
The National Nuclear Security Administration has not consistently tracked each of the thousands of nuclear weapons under its charge with a comprehensive file of "drawings, specifications, engineering authorizations, manufacturing records" and other ...
US Faces Challenges Maintaining Aging Nuclear ArsenalTIME
Speaker addresses nuclear, chemical, biological weapons in lectureUTDailyBeacon.com
Obama Orders Up More Money for Nukes, Less to Keep Them in Safe HandsMother Jones
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Highlights and Analysis: Mets Fall on Baseball’s First Afternoon – New York Times (blog)

Monday, March 31st, 2014

New York Times (blog)

Highlights and Analysis: Mets Fall on Baseball's First Afternoon
New York Times (blog)
Jeurys Familia allowed a couple hits before yielding the go-ahead run on a sac fly. Shortly after, Rendon hit a three-run bomb off of John Lannan to seemingly put this one out of reach. It's 9-5, Nationals lead, in the bottom of the 10th inning. Fans ...

Preventing a Nuclear-Armed Iran: Requirements for a Comprehensive Nuclear … – Brookings Institution

Monday, March 31st, 2014

Preventing a Nuclear-Armed Iran: Requirements for a Comprehensive Nuclear ...
Brookings Institution
In a new Brookings Arms Control and Non-Proliferation Series paper, Preventing a Nuclear-Armed Iran: Requirements for a Comprehensive Nuclear Agreement, Robert Einhorn explores the difficult issues facing negotiators as they prepare for their next ...

8 Reasons Why India’s Elections Really Matter to the World – Boise Weekly

Monday, March 31st, 2014

Boise Weekly

8 Reasons Why India's Elections Really Matter to the World
Boise Weekly
Nuclear weapons, conflict in Afghanistan, drug-resistant superbugs and the cost of wedding rings are at stake. by James Tapper, GlobalPost. Right-wing Hindu activists from Shiva Sena burn an effigy of Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh as they shout ...
8 Reasons Why India's Elections Matter To The WorldBusiness Insider

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When Sanctions Aren’t Enough – Foreign Policy (blog)

Monday, March 31st, 2014

Foreign Policy (blog)

When Sanctions Aren't Enough
Foreign Policy (blog)
In parallel with the above steps, NATO should freeze all arms sales to Russia. The German government announced last week that it would not proceed with the sale of an advanced combat simulator to the Russian army. The French should cancel, or at a ...

Russia Claims Partial Troop Withdrawal – RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty

Monday, March 31st, 2014

The Guardian

Russia Claims Partial Troop Withdrawal
RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty
The Ukrainian Foreign Ministry was cautious in its statements regarding Russian troop movements. "We have information that the Russian Federation is carrying out unfathomable maneuvers on the borders with Ukraine -- in some border places they are ...
Obama calls on Russia to withdraw its troops from Ukraine's borderWashington Post
US sends top general back to Europe over Ukraine crisisNew York Post

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Watchdog: US Struggles to Track Nuclear-Arms Design Records – National Journal

Monday, March 31st, 2014

Defense One

Watchdog: US Struggles to Track Nuclear-Arms Design Records
National Journal
Technicians perform maintenance on W-76 nuclear warhead. The United States has failed to keep an adequate paper trail from the assembly and maintenance of individual bombs in its nuclear arsenal, an Energy Department auditor said in a report issued ...
US Nuclear Bomb Designs Vulnerable, Says Government WatchdogDefense One

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