TODAY  Doctors Killed in Kabul, Moscow Mobilizes

World: An Afghan security guard at a hospital in Kabul opened fire, killing three American doctors and wounding an American nurse. Two of the doctors were a father and son. The gunman was wounded in the incident and underwent surgery in the same hospital.

YESTERDAY  Russia Threatens, Sherpas Walk

Threats: Russia is stepping up threats to use military force in Ukraine according to comments by the foreign minister in a television interview. “Russian citizens being attacked is an attack against the Russian Federation,” said Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov. Ukraine has threatened to use force to move pro-Russian occupiers out

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Sabre Rattling: Ukrainian troops killed at least five pro-Russian separatists at a roadblock in the eastern part of the country today. According to an international agreement reached last week, the armed groups were supposed to disband.

In response, Russia says it will conduct military exercises on the Ukraine border. “The starting gun on the use of weapons against their own civilians has already been fired,” Russia’s defense minister said, according to the Interfax news service. “If today this military machine is not stopped, it will lead...

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Affirm Action Ban Upheld, Ukraine Deadline

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Upheld: The Supreme Court today upheld Michigan’s voter initiative that bans racial preference, otherwise known as affirmative action, for admission to the state’s public universities. Michigan’s Proposal 2, passed in 2006 with 58 percent of the vote, prohibits discrimination or …

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Photos Show Russians, Ferry Blame Begins

Monday, April 21, 2014

Ukraine: Photographs of the so-called “Green Men”, the armed pro-Russians who have occupied government buildings in Eastern Ukraine, prove that they are actually Russian soldiers and intelligence agents, according to the Ukraine and US governments. Despite denials from the Kremlin, …

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Ferry Confusion, Ukraine Gunbattle

Sunday, April 20, 2014

Ferry Disaster: Transcripts of conversation between the sinking South Korean Ferry and the Vessel Traffic Center reveal confusion about whether to send passengers into the water. An unidentified crewmember asks, “If this ferry evacuates passengers, will you be able to …

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Thursday, April 24, 2014

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The Absurdity of Everest

Thursday, April 24, 2014

Journalism’s House of Cards

Monday, March 24, 2014

NBC’s Triumph from Tragedy

Monday, February 17, 2014

Spicoli Comes to the Olympics

Tuesday, February 11, 2014

The Senior Global Digital Foreign Correspondent

Tuesday, January 21, 2014

The Snow Shovel Index

Wednesday, January 8, 2014

Ron Burgundy Works at CNN

Wednesday, December 18, 2013

Toys in the Attic

Friday, December 6, 2013

It's Been Said

“It’s too much, being alive alone while more than 200 of my students are missing. Please place all the blame on me because I was in charge of the trip. Please cremate my body and scatter the ashes where the ship sank. Perhaps I should be a teacher for those missing children in the other world.”

 

-Suicide note left by Kang Min-kyu, 52, Vice Principal of Danwon High School that has hundreds of students missing in a ferry sinking.