within the state, and now we are extending that fight to out-of-state cigarette sellers who flagrantly violate federal laws," said New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg. Sales of unta.
egaquake had rose to more than 400 people. An earthquake measuring 8.8 on the Richter scale hit southern Chile early Saturday, triggering tsunamis as well as communications and po.SEE PORTFOLIO
us, Kazakhstan and Azerbaijan, as well as officials from the Central Committee of Communist Party of Cuba and the Foreign Ministry. Cuba and Russia maintain close military and econ.READ MORE
ather has forced four delays. Discovery's 11-day mission is its final scheduled flight, and the fourth and final shuttle mission planned for 2010. The six astronauts for the missio.READ MORE
n police on Friday. At a press conference in Margarita Island, Venezuela, Colombian Defense Minister Rodrigo Rivera said in coordination with the Venezuelan authorities, the Colomb.READ MORE
the best way to achieve the President's goal of ensuring that taxes were not increased on 160 million Americans as we enter the New Year was to support this bipartisan compromise,.READ MORE
ials from the Gulf states who have visited Washington recently. On Tuesday, U.S. President Barack Obama met with Crown Prince Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan of the United Arab Emira.READ MORE
iked to "surf, snowboard and do meditation," while Salas' Facebook page said she was a fan of singers Luis Miguel, Chayanne and Franco de Vita, and of authors Isabel Allende, Mar.READ MORE
e on any other actions," said Gates. WASHINGTON, April 27 (Xinhua) -- A senior U.S. diplomat will meet on Wednesday with the co-chairs of the Organization for Security and Coopera.READ MORE
s the Republicans want to make, namely on programs of alternative energy. The Republican-controlled House has already passed a government spending measure with such cuts. But FEMA.
health care. The audit on 700 VA facilities, released on Monday, found that more than 57,000 veterans have been waiting 90 days or more to attend their initial VA medical appointm.
er to dismiss officials charged with corruption or mismanagement and promote younger party members.? HAVANA, Jan. 28 (Xinhua) -- Cuban leader Raul Castro on Tuesday opened the 2n .
. Local media quoted an unnamed Aeroflot official as saying Snowden was on Flight SU213. The report said Snowden intended to fly to Cuba on Monday and then on to Caracas, Venezuel.