operational planning. It failed the House on a 180-238 vote. A majority of House Republicans supported the bill, with 144 voting in favor of and 89 against it. Democrats were les.
ights abuses in Libya are going to be held accountable. So we welcome it," he said. The shooting by security forces at peaceful demonstrators in Libya prompted the request of arre.SEE PORTFOLIO
engthening our economic recovery," said Finance Minister Jim Flaherty, who also joined Moore Friday morning. "This investment in CYBF is one that will pay dividends, now and in th.READ MORE
os Petroliferos Fiscales (YPF), announced Tuesday it had discovered a major shale oil deposit of more than 150 million barrels in the southern province of Neuquen. "It is the larg.READ MORE
tial candidate Dilma Rousseff rebutted Monday the accusations of corruption made by a local daily. Daily Folha de Sao Paulo published Monday a story accusing Rousseff of favoring a.READ MORE
d on Wednesday that the U.S. was saddened by the killing of Turkish soldiers by the separatist group, the outlawed Kurdish Workers' Party (PKK). In a regular briefing, State Depar.READ MORE
court angrily upon hearing the verdict. Referring why Holmes was not given the death penalty, Judge Carlos Samour Jr. stated that "We the jury do not have a unanimous, final sente.READ MORE
Santos said Colombians should vote on an eventual peace deal with the FARC when the country goes to elections next year. "The peace process is progressing, the talks in Havana ar.READ MORE
n date, initially expected Thursday or Friday, to sometime between Sunday and next Tuesday, said Thad Allen, the U.S. commander for the oil spill. Crews had pulled the drilling str.READ MORE
in Belgium BRUSSELS, Sept. 8 (Xinhua) -- A motorized glider plane crashed Tuesday afternoon in the Belgian town of Celles in the province of Hainaut, killing the pilot and his pass.
rested a suspect believed to be the shooter. "Our members attended the scene within minutes, entered the building and arrested a suspect believed responsible for the shooting. At t.
Both abductees are still held hostage by FARC rebels.? Full story BUENOS AIRES, Sept. 13 (Xinhua) -- At least 100 people were injured in a train-bus collision in the capital area .
ing. In his appeal, California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger said the judges had overstepped their authority under federal law. But before the high court acted on that appeal, the.