on ceremony of Ecuadorian President Rafeal Correa at the invitation of the Ecuadorian government. Chen congratulated on the president's inauguration and conveyed the best wishes f.
lve and commitment to the work of the United Nations and the people of Nigeria." At least 10 people were killed on Friday morning when a bomb explosion rocked the United Nations (.SEE PORTFOLIO
rom the undersea gusher and led to suspension of the oil containment system. The Discoverer Enterprise resumed containment operations at 2: 15 p.m. Tuesday, BP said in a statement. .READ MORE
rs of Obama's national security team were also present at the meeting. During the meeting, Obama and Petraeus discussed Afghanistan, and "a broad array of issues surrounding the d.READ MORE
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ish his medical degree, he met a little girl on the street who pinned the yellow feather on him. The feather was a symbol of cowardice at the time. "What she was saying in effect .READ MORE
Street Journal/Marist polls released Nov. 3, Romney currently trails Obama by six points in Ohio, and two points in Florida. The Ohio data is of particular concern to the Romney ca.READ MORE
ial treaty changes, strengthening tougher fiscal disciplines and an early introduction of the European Stability Mechanism (ESM). (Xinhua/Ye Pingfan) BRUSSELS, Dec. 8 (Xinhua) -- .READ MORE
pal councilors to form the 168th Municipal Assemblies of the People's Power (MAPP). The MAPP will be installed throughout the country on Nov. 25, for two and a half years. The Cuba.READ MORE
st quarter this year, the third quarterly contraction since mid-2009. In addition to the lower growth rate, most recovery results have been obtained by richest families. From 2005 .
nia drive Mexican marijuana out of the market in other states," said Beau Kilmer, the study's lead author and co-director of the center. "If that happens, then legalization could .
million. The earthquake caused serious damage to the cities of Port-au-Prince, Jacmel and Carrefour, with the death toll feared to top 100,000. LA PAZ, April 29 (Xinhua) -- Bolivian .
the full scope of the damage is still unknown. The earthquake struck off central-southern Chilean coast early Saturday, killing at least 723 people and destroying buildings, highw.