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Eva Longoria discusses her education, beau Jose Antonio Baston

Eva Longoria discusses her education, beau Jose Antonio Baston

LOS ANGELES, April 15 (UPI) -- Eva Longoria discussed her education and beau Jose Antonio Baston in a new interview with Ellen Degeneres.
Annie Martin
Washington Capitals defeat Blues 4-1

Washington Capitals defeat Blues 4-1

Alex Ovechkin scored his 50th goal of the season and added two assists, leading the Washington Capitals to a 4-1 victory over the St. Louis Blues on Tuesday.
St. Louis Blues to a 2-1 victory over the Buffalo Sabres

St. Louis Blues to a 2-1 victory over the Buffalo Sabres

Brian Elliott llifted the St. Louis Blues to a 2-1 victory over the Buffalo Sabres.
Pakistan's chameleon

Pakistan's chameleon

WASHINGTON, March 28 (UPI) -- A major crisis is brewing in Pakistan, a nuclear power now governed by a wealthy politician who loathes America.
Arnaud de Borchgrave, UPI Editor at Large

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Friday, March 28, 2014.
By United Press International
Crimean referendum vote could have been fixed, world awash in faux shock

Crimean referendum vote could have been fixed, world awash in faux shock

March 17 (UPI) -- Allegations point to evidence that the Crimean referendum vote to secede from Ukraine and join Russia was rigged to have an overwhelming majority of 96 percent.
Aileen Graef

More surgery planned for Russian skater Plushenko

SOCHI, Russia, Feb. 23 (UPI) -- Russian figure skater Evgeny Plushenko will undergo surgery for a back problem that forced him to withdraw from the Olympics, a doctor said.

Russian sweep in cross-country clinches Olympic medal race

SOCHI, Russia, Feb. 23 (UPI) -- Alexander Legkov led a Russian sweep of the Olympic 50-kilometer cross-country race Sunday, ensuring the host nation would finish atop the medal chart.

Sweden finishes sweep of cross-country relay golds

SOCHI, Russia, Feb. 16 (UPI) -- Marcus Hellner began the final leg with a 14-second lead Sunday and made no mistakes in anchoring Sweden to the gold medal in the Olympic cross-country relay.
Russian skaters Tatiana Volosozhar and Maxim Trankov win pairs gold

Russian skaters Tatiana Volosozhar and Maxim Trankov win pairs gold

SOCHI, Russia, Feb. 12 (UPI) -- Russia picked up a one-two in pairs figure skating at the Sochi Games, with Tatiana Volosozhar and Maxim Trankov winning gold, and fellow Russians silver.
Ananth Baliga

Wednesday's Olympic Highlights

SOCHI, Russia, Feb. 12 (UPI) -- Highlights from Wednesday's action at the Winter Olympics:
Olympic Roundup: American disappointments accumulate

Olympic Roundup: American disappointments accumulate

SOCHI, Russia, Feb. 12 (UPI) -- A snowboarder whose surgeries have far outnumbered her gold medals put some life back into an increasingly frustrating American Olympic effort Wednesday.
Russians dominate Olympic pairs figure skating

Russians dominate Olympic pairs figure skating

SOCHI, Russia, Feb. 12 (UPI) -- The seemingly unbeatable Russian team of Tatiana Volosozhar and Maxim Trankov easily won the Olympic pairs figure skating gold medal Wednesday.
Olympic Medal: Pairs Figure Skating

Olympic Medal: Pairs Figure Skating

SOCHI, Russia, Feb. 12 (UPI) -- Tatiana Volosozhar and Maxim Trankov of Russia won the Olympic gold medal Wednesday in pairs figure skating.
Russians finish 1-3 in Olympic pairs short program

Russians finish 1-3 in Olympic pairs short program

SOCHI, Russia, Feb. 11 (UPI) -- Tatiana Volosozhar and Maxim Trankov of Russia turned in the top-rated performance Tuesday in the short program of Olympic pairs figure skating.
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Maxim (Cyrillic: Максим), sometimes romanized as Maksim or Maksym, is a male first name of Russian origin and is relatively common in Slavic-speaking countries. According to the register of the General Directorate of Moscow, "Maxim" was the second most popular male name for children born in Moscow. From March 16, 2005 to August 16, 2005, 1087 boys were named Maxim, behind Alexander at 1390. The name is derived from the Latin family name Maximus, meaning "the greatest". Maxim is also a less well-known surname.

For people with the surname Maxim, see Maxim (surname).

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