Wednesday, 16 April 2014  
Separatists take armored vehicles, humiliating Ukraine forces

KRAMATORSK/SLAVIANSK, Ukraine (Reuters) - Separatists flew the Russian flag on armored vehicles taken from the Ukrainian army on Wednesday, humiliating a Kiev government operation to recapture eastern towns controlled by pro-Moscow partisans.

Brazil troops guard strike-hit Bahia

Brazil sends thousands of federal troops to maintain order in the north-eastern state of Bahia after police there went on strike over pay.


Injured Pietersen out of IPL opener

Kevin Pietersen will miss Delhi Daredevils' IPL opening game against Bangalore on Thursday with a finger injury.


North Dakota abortion ban overturned
Two killed in M26 five-vehicle crash
Search for S Korea ferry passengers
Court clears ex-Anglo bank boss
UN mulls medal for peacekeepers
VIDEO: Pistorius trial day 23 - in 60 secs
Ukraine military column 'disarmed'
Mid-East peace talks meeting delayed
Men 'giving up' books to go online
Revisiting the Duke Lacrosse Rape Fraud

Stuart Taylor, The New Republic
The most striking thing about William D. Cohan's revisionist, guilt-implying new book on the Duke lacrosse rape fraud is what's not in it.The best-selling, highly successful author's 621-page The Price of Silence: The Duke Lacrosse Scandal, the Power of the Elite, and the Corruption of Our Great Universities adds not a single piece of significant new evidence to that which convinced then-North Carolina attorney general Roy Cooper and virtually all other serious analysts by mid-2007 that the lacrosse players were innocent of any sexual assault on anyone.


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John Roberts and the Color of Money
The Rule of the Lawless

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