Pro-russian demonstrators demonstrate in front of the Crimean parliament building in Simferopol on February 27, 2014. Ukraine's ousted pro-Moscow president Viktor Yanukovych emerged defiant on February 27 from five days in hiding as the country's new leaders issued a blunt warning to Russia against any aggression on the volatile Crimean peninsula.
March 7, 2014, 11:15 a.m. | Ukraine abroad — by USA Today Crimea's parliament speaker Vladimir Konstantinov (R) and Russia's upper house speaker, Federation Council chief Valentina Matviyenko (L) attend a meeting in Moscow on March 7, 2014. Russia's parliament will abide by the “historic choice” to be made by Crimea when the Ukrainian region's people vote in a referendum on joining Russia later …
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USA Today: Tatars of Crimea say they stand with Ukraine
NBA official Joey Crawford, left, is as notorious to Spurs fans as Thunder forward Kevin Durant. / Mark D
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Adam Silver's NBA out to prove it has no referee issue
The following are the top stories on the New York Times business pages. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy. * Former executives at Dewey & LeBoeuf were accused …
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PRESS DIGEST- New York Times business news – March 7
BEIJING: Amid uncertain global economic recovery, China’s reform plans as pledged by Premier Li Keqiang, which cover everything from the economy to the environment, bring opportunities for world development, China’s Xinhua news agency reported. In his government work report delivered to the nation’s top legislature earlier this week, Li reaffirmed that reform is the top priority for the …
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World economy to benefit from China reforms
USA Mobility, Inc. , a leading provider of wireless messaging, mobile voice and data and unified communications software solutions, today announced it will report operating results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2013 on Monday, March 10, 2014 at approximately 4:30 p.m.
AN American news anchor for the Russian state-owned TV network Russia Today has resigned live on air in response to the station's “whitewashed” coverage of events in Ukraine.
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News anchor resigns on air over 'whitewashed' coverage
The New York Times has printed a correction for misspelling 161 years ago the name of a black man who was sold into slavery and whose memoirs were turned into the Oscar-winning movie “12 Years a Slave.”