the Guantanamo Bay prison facility within one year since he took office, but has not succeeded in doing so. The detention camp is the epicenter of controversial detainment and int.
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ike in Taliban hub in southern Helmand province. Afghan President Hamid Karzai on Tuesday criticized the NATO- led forces over alleged killing of civilians and strongly called for .READ MORE
f America Stadium, an uptown stadium that could seat more than 70,000 people, Thursday night, when Obama will give his acceptance speech of the Democratic Party's nomination as t.READ MORE
will be extremely or very important to U.S. economic growth over the next five to 10 years. Emphasizing this point, 62 percent agree it is important for the U.S. government to h.READ MORE
ok forward to continuing to cooperate and work with Russia where we agree on issues, and that's regardless of who the president is," he said, citing Iran and trade. As the incumben.READ MORE
ation, though more rapid in late 2011 and in 2012 and 2013, will not be fast enough to push the unemployment rate below double digits until the start of 2013," Nickelsburg said. Ni.READ MORE
April 19 (Xinhua) -- Cuban President Raul Castro on Tuesday was elected chief of the ruling Cuban Communist Party (CCP) . The appointment of Raul Castro as first secretary of CCP's.READ MORE
idents evacuate as Irene makes landfall Flood waters caused by Hurricane Irene raise on a residential street in Ocean City, Maryland, August 27, 2011. Irene, packing winds of near.READ MORE
icon of the left-wing in Brazil and also served as Pernambuco governor. In a bizarre coincidence, Arraes died on the same date as his grandson, Aug. 13, 2005. His mother, Ana Arr.
ojected to be between 0.5 and 1 percent of gross domestic product (GDP), can be increased next year to between 2 and 2.5 percent of GDP. Rousseff is confident that as from next ye.
y structures that were severely damaged or destroyed in Port-au-Prince, a city of about 2 million people. Much of the presidential palace pancaked on itself but President Rene Prev .
fense Department on July 1. During the Senate confirmation hearing, Panetta said he would continue the reforms initiated by Gates after the confirmation. WASHINGTON, Dec. 9 (Xinhu.