to compromise security there. Still, Pentagon officials expressed endorsement for the plan, saying it is consistent with U.S. Afghan strategy. "This announcement in no way marks a.
Gulf of Mexico following the BP accident. A new oil drilling rig built in China, the Scarabeo 9, will be fully operational in Cuban waters in November when it arrives after an 80-.SEE PORTFOLIO
Lebanon in the past five years, and the Obama administration has requested 246 million dollars more this year. NEW YORK, March 7 (Xinhua) -- Atlanta Federal Reserve President De.READ MORE
nator Bob Corker, the ranking Republican member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, said in an interview on MSNBC. "My sense is, her hearing probably will take place the m.READ MORE
California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger said. "Naming this submarine after California reflects the tremendous support we provide to the Navy and Marine Corps here in the Golden.READ MORE
e results confirmed an earlier survey by pollster Datafolha, which indicated that while Rousseff's popularity took a significant dive after the protests, her government is slowly.READ MORE
ning and receive other forms of checking, such as a pat-down procedure. The security screening was under spotlight after a Nigerian brought an explosive device attached to his bo.READ MORE
nate. It is made when the Senate is in recess and the appointment is likely to last for a year when the next congressional session ends at the end of 2011. Among the four new amba.READ MORE
not specify the reason for such a reshuffle. WASHINGTON, June 29 (Xinhua) -- UN-Arab League joint envoy Kofi Annan on Friday appealed to participants in a Saturday meeting on Syri.READ MORE
oil spill. Interior Secretary Ken Salazar told a news teleconference that new rules imposed after the BP spill have strengthened safety measures and reduced the risk of another ca.
told Xinhua. In 2010, a total of 500 landmine fatalities were reported in Colombia and many of them were children, according to the Colombian government. BOGOTA, May 30 (Xinhua) -- .
es turned into solid gridlock and communications across the country largely broke down, making it difficult to make phone calls. OVERTURES TO PREVENT POLITICAL CHAOS Shortly after .
l Reserve should do a little more, but I do not think it can do very much more. The Fed is doing the right thing, but it has done most what it can do," noted Solow, adding that t.