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Malaysia Airlines Crash Makes Putin Stronger

time.com — Vladimir Putin backs the rebels suspected of shooting down Malaysia Airlines Flight 17. Why each new crisis makes him stronger The scene was almost too horrible to take in, and yet in a world of bristling threats no scene has been more revealing: under the baking July sun of eastern Ukraine, hundreds of bodies lay rotting as pro-Russian militiamen, some of them apparently drunk, brandished their weapons to keep European observers away.
Jul 25, 2014

This week's TIME cover story (no paywall). By @shustry. In Russia, Crime Without Punishment ti.me/1kdAJjf via @TIMEWorld

Jul 24, 2014

In Russia, crime without punishment. Putin will keep going as long as each new crisis only makes him stronger.. time.com/3028057/in-rus…

Jul 24, 2014

Putin will keep going as each new crisis only makes him stronger @shustry ti.me/1sY3qmM

Jul 24, 2014

RT @TIME: See TIME’s new cover on MH17: Cold War II—Can anything stop Vladimir Putin? ti.me/1uidokO pic.twitter.com/VHMZWjdWg9

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Israel Attack on Gaza School Kills at Least 15 People: Health Ministry

time.com — An estimated 750 have been killed in Gaza since Israel began its operation to counter rocket strikes from Hamas At least 15 people were killed after Israeli forces struck a U.N.-run school sheltering Palestinians in northern Gaza, the Gaza Health Ministry said on Thursday.
Jul 24, 2014

RT @katz: Girl receives care after shells hit U.N.-run school in Gaza. Photo: Alessio Romenzi for @TIME. ti.me/1rzT76E pic.twitter.com/IeooLViBE4

Jul 24, 2014

RT @katz: Girl receives care after shells hit U.N.-run school in Gaza. Photo: Alessio Romenzi for @TIME. ti.me/1rzT76E pic.twitter.com/IeooLViBE4

Jul 24, 2014

RT @katz: Girl receives care after shells hit U.N.-run school in Gaza. Photo: Alessio Romenzi for @TIME. ti.me/1rzT76E pic.twitter.com/IeooLViBE4

Jul 24, 2014

RT @katz: Girl receives care after shells hit U.N.-run school in Gaza. Photo: Alessio Romenzi for @TIME. ti.me/1rzT76E pic.twitter.com/IeooLViBE4

Jul 24, 2014

RT @katz: Girl receives care after shells hit U.N.-run school in Gaza. Photo: Alessio Romenzi for @TIME. ti.me/1rzT76E pic.twitter.com/IeooLViBE4

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50 Shades of Grey Movie Trailer: Man Watches Jamie Dornan Dakota Johnson

time.com — "I didn't even know Grey was a person" I'm a 30-year-old, single, heterosexual male and I've never read 50 Shades of Grey. I'm approaching this trailer as someone interested primarily in what this book, and now movie, reveals about women, so take it for what it's worth.
Jul 24, 2014

RT @DenverNicks: ^ ! This guy knew nothing about 50 Shades of Grey. So we made him watch the trailer ti.me/1rPmjWw via @TIME

Jul 24, 2014

RT @fullofshark DenverNicks knew nothing about 50 Shades of Grey so TIME made him watch the trailer. Hilarity ensued. ti.me/1rPmjWw

Jul 24, 2014

this. is. amazing: What a man who knows nothing about '50 Shades of Grey' Thought of the trailer via @DenverNicks time.com/3030738/50-sha…

Jul 24, 2014

"1:35 – Leg under table thing: Hot. Maybe I’ll see this after all." time.com/3030738/50-sha…

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Immigration: Images from the Border and Beyond

time.com — Amid ongoing debate over America's broken immigration system, the photographer Platon presents a portfolio of images and videos of migrants and those sympathetic to their circumstances. The project was reported, researched and funded by Human Rights Watch and by Platon's charitable foundation, " The People's Portfolio."
Jul 24, 2014

Powerful portraits by Platon of the broken immigration system from the border and beyond ti.me/1nLdmMA pic.twitter.com/M4cD7Xgs9p

Jul 24, 2014

RT @TIME: See Platon's images of the broken immigration system from the border and beyond ti.me/WG0bDL Photo: Platon pic.twitter.com/CtqGz1uKz6

Jul 24, 2014

RT @TIME: See Platon's images of the broken immigration system from the border and beyond ti.me/WG0bDL Photo: Platon pic.twitter.com/CtqGz1uKz6

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17-Year-Old Pilot Haris Suleman’s Tragic Quest

time.com — A close family friend says that 17-year-old Haris Suleman's attempt to circumnavigate the world in 30 days really wasn't about breaking any records. "He said that he would not be in the U.S. if it wasn't for the education that his father got in Pakistan," says Azher Khan, a close family friend.

Quadruple Threat: Soldier, Sailor, Airman and Marine, All Rolled into One

time.com — Staff sergeant has served in all four branches of the U.S. military Despite the Pentagon's nonstop jawboning about joint operations-where the military's four sister services cooperate to prevail on the battlefield-those with time in uniform will tell you that each service is like a foreign land to the other three.
Jul 24, 2014

RT @MarkThompson_DC: This American has served. And served. And served. And served. In all four branches of the U.S. military. time.com/3031068/quadru…

Jul 24, 2014

RT @MarkThompson_DC: This American has served. And served. And served. And served. In all four branches of the U.S. military. time.com/3031068/quadru…

Jul 24, 2014

This American has served. And served. And served. And served. In all four branches of the U.S. military. time.com/3031068/quadru…

UN: Islamic State Orders Women To Undergo Genital Mutilation

time.com — "This is not the will of Iraqi people," U.N. humanitarian coordinator says Islamic extremists who control parts of northern Iraq have ordered girls and women in and around the city of Mosul to undergo female genital mutilation, a United Nations official said Thursday.
Jul 24, 2014

RT @TIME: UN: ISIS orders women and girls in Mosul to undergo genital mutilation ti.me/1AbpoEW

Jul 24, 2014

RT @TIME: UN: ISIS orders women and girls in Mosul to undergo genital mutilation ti.me/1AbpoEW

Jul 24, 2014

RT @TIME: UN: ISIS orders women and girls in Mosul to undergo genital mutilation ti.me/1AbpoEW

Jul 24, 2014

RT @TIME: UN: ISIS orders women and girls in Mosul to undergo genital mutilation ti.me/1AbpoEW

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Washington Post Correspondent Detained in Iran

time.com — Post Correspondent Reportedly Detained in Tehran The motive and people responsible for detaining Jason Rezaian, his wife and two other Americans remain unclear Washington Post correspondent Jason Rezaian, his wife Yeganeh Salehi and two other American citizens appear to have been detained in Iran this week, the newspaper and U.S.

Immigration Reform: Obama May Provide Legal Status to Millions

time.com — The President may be preparing to provide temporary legal status to millions of undocumented immigrants When President Obama issues executive orders on immigration in coming weeks, pro-reform activists are expecting something dramatic: temporary relief from deportation and work authorization for perhaps several million undocumented immigrants.

Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg May Need to Step Aside as CEO

business.time.com — Facebook's boy wonder CEO Mark Zuckerberg has always conveyed a certain disdain for Wall Street, donning his trademark hoodie instead of the traditional suit and tie during the company's pre-IPO road show, and leaving investors wondering if he was even going to make an appearance on the conferen...
Jul 25, 2014

RT @cdixon: Two years ago: "Is It Time for Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg to Step Aside as CEO?" business.time.com/2012/08/01/is-…

How a Hedge Fund Got $6.8 Billion in Tax Breaks

time.com — Short-term trades are usually taxed like regular income. But not if you are you are a hedge fund with a helpful banker. If you invest or do any stock trading outside of a 401(k) or IRA account, you know that how long you hold your stocks can make a big difference at tax time.
Jul 24, 2014

RT @MONEY: Banks have been helping hedge funds get billions of dollars in tax breaks money.us/1mIKDUq

Jul 24, 2014

RT @patregnier: Here, hold this for me. I'll be back for it later: One hedge fund's $6.8 billion tax break money.us/1mIKDUq via @MONEY

Jul 24, 2014

Here, hold this for me. I'll be back for it later: One hedge fund's $6.8 billion tax break money.us/1mIKDUq via @MONEY

Jul 24, 2014

How one hedge ind found a $6.8 Billion tax break money.us/1mIKDUq via @MONEY

Watch the New ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ Trailer

time.com — The buzzy film adaptation of the blockbuster novel 50 Shades of Grey doesn't hit screens until next year, but the trailer for upcoming film has already arrived. Those curious to see more about Anastasia Steele's tumultuous love affair with billionaire Christian Grey have plenty to enjoy from this brief promo.
Jul 24, 2014

RT @TIME: In case you missed it, the full "50 Shades of Grey" trailer is here ti.me/1kdTu6a

Jul 24, 2014

RT @TIME: In case you missed it, the full "50 Shades of Grey" trailer is here ti.me/1kdTu6a

Jul 24, 2014

It's finally out - the very 1st trailer for "50 Shades of Grey": WATCH ti.me/WCYaaS What do you think? Hot, not? @MOREFOX5

Indiana Teen Dies After Crashing Plane

time.com — 17-year old Haris Suleman's body has been recovered after the plane he and his father, Babar Suleman, were flying went down the coast of Samoa. The plane crash occurred on Tuesday as the two were attempting to fly around the world in 30 days.
Jul 24, 2014

RT @TIME: Indiana teen dies while flying around the world ti.me/Ur1u7L

Air Crashes: Don’t Be Afraid to Fly

time.com — If you're like most people, the temptation is to swear off air travel, at least for a while. But you've reached the wrong conclusion. The news from the skies couldn't get grimmer.

Ben Affleck As Batman: Check Out the Newest Picture

time.com — The new Dark Knight gets his close-up DC has this new image of Ben Affleck as Batman at its booth at #ComicCon to celebrate #Batman75th http://t.co/mnZGsTkw9j- Marc Graser (@marcgraser) July 24, 2014 For Batman's seventy-fifth birthday, DC Comics is displaying a new, dark image of Ben Affleck as the Caped Crusader at its San Diego Comic-Con booth.
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