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Putin Demands Ukraine Pay Ahead for Gas Supply

Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday that his country would only deliver crucial gas supplies to Ukraine on a pre-paid basis after June 1 since...

What Smith Students Don’t Get About Diversity

As an educated woman, I should be willing to hear differing views and treat them with the same respect and thoughtfulness that I would want from those whose...

Jamaica Gets New Lending Program From World Bank

KINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) — The Caribbean director of the World Bank says Jamaica will receive $510 million under a four-year lending program. At a Tuesday news...

IMF: Weaker Emerging Markets to Slow Global Growth

(WASHINGTON) — The International Monetary Fund on Tuesday cut its global economic growth forecasts and warned that the U.S. would harm the world economy if it...

Asian Markets Drift on IMF Warning, U.S. Shutdown

(HONG KONG) — Asian stock markets drifted Wednesday as investors weighed an IMF warning on the global economy and the continuing U.S. government shutdown with...

Morning Must Reads: October 14

In the news: Shutdown update: government still closed; U.S. inches closer to default; Iran nuclear talks; and Supreme Court takes another look at affirmative...