f the victims. In a message to Obama, Queen Elizabeth II of Britain said she was "deeply shocked and saddened" by the shooting. "I have been deeply shocked and saddened to learn of
one-day conference, Afghan President Hamid Karzai promised that his country's security forces will take over all military and law enforcement operations by 2014. WASHINGTON, Oct.
in a statement. "We will fight to compel Google to come clean -- granting my office access to improperly collected materials and protecting confidentiality, as the company has don
ory SANTIAGO, Aug. 22 (Xinhua) -- Employees went on strike Thursday at Chile's Atacama Large Millimeter Array (ALMA) astronomical observatory, one of the largest centers of its ki
port Canada has fully or nearly completed 14 audits of the country's 31 federally regulated railways over a three-year period -- or about 26 percent of what the government's poli
firing squad before the state eliminated it in 2004 could still choose bullets over lethal injection, according to the report. Forty of the 50 men legally executed in Utah since 1
said the White House in a statement. In his calls, Obama reiterated his opposition against violence and call for restraint, said the White House. Obama said he supported an "order
y. You don't experience Vancouver by staying in your hotel room. You get out and walk around, and you'll find that people here are doing all kinds of things from hiking to diving
efire," Humberto de la Calle, head of the government delegation to peace talks with FARC, said Wednesday. De la Calle said a final peace deal was the only way to a lasting ceasefi
as the Prime Minister.? Full story OTTAWA, Aug.?6 (Xinhua) -- Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper, in his first public appearance in nearly a month, emphasized Thursday that t
ow the possibilities of the IAEA to make a deal with Iran," Lula said. Asked if he feared Iran would build nuclear weapons, Lula said peace was the limit. "Brazil supports that Ira
pped by 40 percent in Los Angeles thanks to an anti-gang program, authorities announced Tuesday. Gang-related crimes dropped by more than 80 percent in some areas -- around parks
inued to draw in the lovelorn who often end up being romanced by someone who is not who they claim. When they ask for gifts or money, the report says it's a sure sign the scam is
enate of a new nuclear arms treaty with Russia. The passing of the new Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty (START) "sends a firm and clear message in support of nuclear disarmament, "
took office as U.S. president, the electorate said they were hoping for changes as the country was struggling with historic unemployment numbers and a troubled economy that had b