e ordered people in neighboring buildings to move to lower floors. Surrounding streets have been closed off as a precaution. New York City Mayor Bloomberg announced that public sch.
whom he might have been with here," he said. New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo was informed of the Boston bombing suspects' Times Square plot in the middle of a planned news con.SEE PORTFOLIO
. Obama, in a brief address to reporters at the White House, said that an examination of the initial two suspicious packages, bound from Yemen to the U.S., determined that they app.READ MORE
es the hopes and demands of over 400 organizations for women of African descent in over 22 countries. Peru, Argentina, Colombia, Ecuador and Brazil are members of the RMAAD. MEXICO.READ MORE
trapped in the debris, according to local civil defense officials and rescuers. Initial reports showed that 35 people were working on the building when it collapsed and people pas.READ MORE
s per day. WASHINGTON, Feb. 19 (Xinhua) -- The United States urged Niger to restore democracy and rule of law "as rapidly as possible," continuing voicing concern about the suspe.READ MORE
nds, while the Export-Import Bank of the United States had provided 3 billion U.S. dollars to finance trade and investment in the region. Clinton said she would announce later Fri.READ MORE
re signed but not yet closed, increased 3.5 percent to a reading of 92.2 in November. Economists had expected a gain of 2 percent. This index is a leading indicator of future exis.READ MORE
. GUATEMALA CITY, Oct. 12 (Xinhua) -- At least 13 people have died in southern Guatemala after torrential rains from hurricanes and storms off the country's Pacific coast pounded t.READ MORE
dent's route and at Planalto. Security forces went through a rehearsal Sunday at the National Congress, though authorities said no major demonstrations are expected. Delegations fr.
al athletes from NFL and NBA were also on hand to entertain the kids. Mya Jenkings, a fifth grader from College Park, Maryland, told Xinhua at the south lawn she's "psyched to hav.
lies," the president said in the article. He adheres to NATO's open door policy, saying "we can continue to forge the partnerships beyond NATO that help make our alliance a pillar .
a, Australia and New Zealand. It may have been in the late 1800s that rodeos became available to urban spectators and paying out money to winning cowboy and cowgirl contestants be.