ed onto the South Lawn. In the brief ceremony, a chime rang three times, then the Obamas and staffers bowed their heads and closed their eyes. After almost one minute, they turned.
ewfoundland, Quebec and Alberta, long-awaited protected area plans or specific wilderness park proposals remain stalled while industrial development continues to accelerate, the .SEE PORTFOLIO
n Peninsula (AQAP), which claimed responsibility for this month's deadly attacks on French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo. HAVANA, Oct. 17 (Xinhua) -- Successive votes at the Uni.READ MORE
under which their assets on U.S. soil are frozen. Obama also authorized his secretaries of treasury and state to target more senior Syrian officials and entities for sanctions. "Th.READ MORE
chemical weapons by mid-2014. The mission will be expanded as more investigators will arrive in the unrest-torn country by Nov. 1. WASHINGTON, Oct. 15 (Xinhua)-- The U.S. Treasu.READ MORE
des, Thorbjoen Jagland, chairman of the Norwegian Nobel Committee, said earlier in the day. WASHINGTON, Oct. 27 (Xinhua) -- The White House on Monday congratulated Dilma Rousseff o.READ MORE
o hold up the flood in at least four locations on Tuesday, prompting the government to evacuate more people in the region. The swollen river is threatening to burst through the st.READ MORE
t seen brandishing the gun toward the direction of his mother, who was confined to the sickbed by illness, according to Bealefeld. The incident began at about 11:15 a.m. EDT in an.READ MORE
nst Washington D.C. or New York around the anniversary. While intelligence officials have not yet confirmed the validity of the threat and could not identify the would-be attacker.READ MORE
an," Calderon said when the summit began at around 3:50 p.m. local time. "As such Mexico takes on its responsibility of participating actively in the region's development."Full s.
he Iraq war file. That could speed up its assessment about potential fallout. Although the Iraq war has faded from public debate in the United States these years, the mass leak th.
cause that affects only about 150 people, more cuts need to be made to balance the budget, school board President Anna Bryson said. Reduced revenue from the state and poor financia .
who were repairing a communication tower, he told local radio station Caracol Radio. The attack occurred at around 6 a.m. (1100 GMT) at a village of Maicao City in the country's n.