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Vakarchuk: the rock star shaking up Ukrainian politics

Vakarchuk: the rock star shaking up Ukrainian politics

As if a comedian-turned-president wasn't enough, Ukraine now has a rock star as a potential political kingmaker.Svyatoslav Vakarchuk, the 44-year-old lead singer of rock band Okean Elzy, is set to enter Ukraine's parliament after exit polls showed his newly

Politics and finance dog EU climate zero efforts

Politics and finance dog EU climate zero efforts

Momentum is growing across Europe toward a mid-century target for climate neutrality that UN scientists say the world must embrace to avert catastrophe.But experts say the 28 EU countries must accelerate measures on many fronts once they set the goal of emitti

Ross Perot, billionaire who sought presidency, dead at 89

Ross Perot, billionaire who sought presidency, dead at 89

Ross Perot, the self-made billionaire and computer industry giant whose two runs for president as an outsider shook up American politics, died Tuesday at 89, his family said."A true American patriot and a man of rare vision, principle and deep compassion, he

Ross Perot, billionaire who sought presidency, dead at 89

Ross Perot, billionaire who sought presidency, dead at 89

Ross Perot, the eccentric and iconic self-made billionaire and computer industry giant whose two runs for president as an independent candidate shook up American politics, died Tuesday at 89, his family said."A true American patriot and a man of rare vision,