from The Great Debate:

Vladimir Putin calls Ukraine fascist and country’s new law helps make his case

By Josh Cohen
May 14, 2015

A member of the Organization of Ukrainian Nationalists (OUN) waits to depart to the frontline in eastern Ukraine, in central Kiev

A member of the Organization of Ukrainian Nationalists (OUN) waits to depart to the frontline in eastern Ukraine, in central Kiev, March 17, 2015. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

from James Saft:

Smart beta, wholesale may beat retail

May 13, 2015

By James Saft

(Reuters) - U.S. equity investors might be better off getting their smart beta wholesale, or rather via a simple do-it-yourself strategy.

from James Saft:

Smart beta, wholesale may beat retail

May 13, 2015

By James Saft

(Reuters) - U.S. equity investors might be better off getting their smart beta wholesale, or rather via a simple do-it-yourself strategy.

from The Great Debate:

Are the U.S. and UK still BFFs? It doesn’t really matter.

May 14, 2015

U.S. President Barack Obama walks with Britain's Prime Minister David Cameron during the G8 summit at the Lough Erne golf resort in Enniskillen

President Barack Obama walks with British Prime Minister David Cameron during the G8 summit in Enniskillen, Northern Ireland, June 18, 2013. REUTERS/Suzanne Plunkett

from Breakingviews:

Danaher breakup eases sting of pricey Pall deal

May 13, 2015

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own. 

from Data Dive:

The surprising numbers in Verizon’s AOL buy

May 13, 2015

Verizon's decision to purchase AOL made headlines, but in the realm of global telecom mergers it is little more than a side note.

from Reuters FYI:

Oh, honey

May 13, 2015

 

Italian honey bees hover around the suit of beekeeper Robert Harvey as he transfers bee colonies from a blueberry field near Columbia Falls, Maine June 23, 2014. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

Italian honey bees hover around the suit of beekeeper Robert Harvey as he transfers bee colonies from a blueberry field near Columbia Falls, Maine June 23, 2014. REUTERS/Adrees Latif