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  • O'Day, Anita Originally Anita Belle Colton. 1919-2006. American jazz singer. Noted for her scat singing, she rose to fame during the Big Band era of the 1940s.

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  • VLADIVOSTOK, Russia — A rare Siberian tiger that Vladimir Putin fitted with a radio-tracking collar is alive and well, the Russian prime minister's spokesman said ...

    Amb. Marc Ginsberg: Russia "Nyet!" and China "Bu Shi!" to Tougher Iran Sanctions

  • VLADIVOSTOK, Russia Reuters - Vladimir Putin's ruling party could see its vast parliamentary majority cut back in elections that began Sunday in the icy tundra and sparsely-populated swathes of Russia's far east.

    Reuters: Top News

  • VLADIVOSTOK, Russia Reuters - A day of nationwide demonstrations against Vladimir Putin and alleged election fraud began in Russia's far east on Saturday, in a test of the opposition's ability to put pressure on the man who has dominated the country for more than a decade.

    Yahoo! News: Business - Opinion

  • VLADIVOSTOK, Russia Reuters - North Korean leader Kim Jong-il arrived in Russia on Saturday for his first visit in nearly a decade as the isolated state sought economic aid after heavy flooding exacerbated its chronic food shortages.

    Yahoo! News: Business - Opinion

  • VLADIVOSTOK, Russia Reuters - North Korean leader Kim Jong-il arrived in Russia on a special train on Saturday as the isolated state tries to reach out to regional powers and seek economic aid.

    Yahoo! News: Business - Opinion

  • VLADIVOSTOK, Russia Reuters - A Russian navy aircraft spotted a raft carrying people in the icy seas off Russia's far eastern coast on Monday, raising slim hopes of finding survivors after a drilling rig sank with 67 people on board.

    Reuters: Press Release

  • VLADIVOSTOK, July 15 (RIA Novosti) - A group of Russia's Pacific Fleet warships led by the missile cruiser Varyag on Thursday returned from the United States to the Russian port of

    RIA Novosti

  • VLADIVOSTOK, Russia (May 10, 2010) - Culinary Specialist 2nd Class Edgar Tandoy slices cucumber during a cook-off between Russian and U.S. Navy Sailors at Fabrika restaurant in

    Japundit - Published news

  • VLADIVOSTOK, Russia (Reuters) - At least 1,500 people rallied against the government of Prime Minister Vladimir Putin in the Far East city of Vladivostok in the first of a string of opposition rallies planned across Russia on Saturday.

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  • December 28th, 2009 VLADIVOSTOK - Russia will invest $5 billion in a shipbuilding programme in the country's Far East, Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin said Monday.

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