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Friday Talking Points -- Past, Present and Future

Chris Weigant | Posted 08.08.2014 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Forty years ago today, President Nixon addressed the nation to announce he would be resigning the next day -- the only time in US history this has happened. Today, President Obama announced the US will be dropping bombs on Iraq once again. That's a pretty heavy-duty amount of the past to contemplate, in one week.

Wait, What's Your Country's Legal Drinking Age?

Posted 03.10.2014 | Comedy

In case you were wondering what the legal drinking age is in other countries, there's a whole Wikipedia page for that. But if you were specifically w...

WATCH: Ukrainian Leader's Cronies Also Had Ridiculous Luxury Mansions

Posted 02.27.2014 | World

Days after discovering luxurious saunas and an exotic zoo at the presidential palace, Ukrainians found another startling display of the former regime'...

Good Bye, Lenin! Protesters Topple Soviet Statues Across Ukraine

Charlotte Alfred | Posted 02.24.2014 | World

Last week, as Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych tried to hang on to power, opposition protesters tore down statues of Bolshevik leader Vladimir Le...

Ukraine's Government Shows No Sign Of Yielding

AP | Posted 12.04.2013 | World

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — A resolution to Ukraine's political turmoil remained elusive Wednesday as thousands of people continued rallying on Kiev's Inde...

No-Confidence Vote Fails To Oust Ukraine Government

AP | MARIA DANILOVA | Posted 02.02.2014 | World

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — With Ukraine's president out of the country and his opponents still boiling with anger, the country's political tensions Tuesda...

Protesters Blockade Ukraine's Main Government Building

Reuters | Posted 02.01.2014 | World

By Pavel Polityuk and Natalia Zinets KIEV, Dec 2 (Reuters) - Ukrainian protesters blockaded the main government building on Monday, t...

Ukraine Presidential Hopefuls Fear Election Fraud

AP | DOUGLAS BIRCH and SIMON SHUSTER | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

KIEV, Ukraine — In the final hours of the Ukraine's bitterly fought presidential campaign, candidates accused one another of planning to commit ...