Archive for December 20th, 2013

  • Yanukovych dodges details on Russia deal
    December 20, 2013, by Oksana Grytsenko of The Kyiv Post

    Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych did not hide his joy when he boasted “definitely lucrative” deals that he reached with Russian President Vladimir Putin, but failed to explain the details. He […]

  • Today’s cats traced to ancient China
    December 20, 2013, by VOANews

    Researchers in China and Missouri have traced the origins of today’s domesticated cat back 5,300 years to an ancient Neolithic Chinese agricultural village located in the modern-dayShaanxi Province. Like in the old Mother Goose nurs ...

  • Film review: Last Vegas
    December 20, 2013, by Andre Crous of The Prague Post

    There is but one reason to watch Last Vegas, and that is Mary Steenburgen. More or less doing away with her trademark vulnerability, so memorably displayed in Back to the […]