d the progress of the plume, which extends in a ragged pattern from the coast of Louisiana to offshore Pensacola, Fla. The entire U.S. Gulf Coast is making preparations for the sp.
" unnecessary and unhelpful." "It is the view of this administration that we've acted in accordance with the War Powers Act because of these regular consultations," White House sp.SEE PORTFOLIO
e of the fire is still unknown. BUENOS AIRES, Feb. 5 (Xinhua) -- At least nine people, most of them firefighters, were killed and another seven injured on Wednesday while extingui.READ MORE
led by rival gangs. MEXICO CITY, May 20 (Xinhua) -- At least 14 prisoners died and 35 more were injured on Friday in a prison in Mexico's northeast Nuevo Leon state, a state spoke.READ MORE
ght but died of wounds later on Thursday. In response to a question, Obama said that he was "very proud" of the NATO operation in Libya, and that "We did exactly what we said we .READ MORE
Peace talks were suspended in September when Israel called a halt to a moratorium on construction of settlements on the West Bank and East Jerusalem, despite pressure from the Unit.READ MORE
roup banner, disrupted the Quebec education and public safety department websites. On Wednesday, Canadian Public Safety Minister Vic Toews announced a five-year, 155 million Canad.READ MORE
atement. "They also discussed the continuing threat of al-Qaida in the Arabian Peninsula, and international assistance to Yemen to support its counterterrorism efforts," said the .READ MORE
merging economies is part of the solution to U.S. economic problems rather than their source, and international trade only accounts for a small share of U.S. manufacturing job lo.READ MORE
r the month. Businesses usually reduce their inventory levels to contain costs during economic recession, and a rebound in inventories signals that businesses are regaining confid.
statist economy, Marino Murillo, has been appointed Economy and Planning Minister, according to the official daily Granma on Friday. The government indicated in a statement issue.
and 1874 banning all activities related to Pyongyang's ballistic missile program. Washington and its allies saw Pyongyang's satellite launch as a disguised ballistic missile test. .
ing," it added. The Venezuelan government has been opposing Palmer's appointment since August when the latter said during his Senate confirmation hearing that Venezuela harbored l.