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Pacific deal on maritime code could help prevent conflicts

pacificQINGDAO, China--Countries embroiled in territorial rows in the East and South China Seas agreed on Tuesday to abide by a maritime communications deal to try to ensure accidental naval altercations do not develop into a conflict.

But military officers said the non-binding accord, signed altogether by more than 20 Pacific countries, was no more than a "rules of the road" manual. It was in no way...

US justices show little support for Aereo TV in copyright fight

WASHINGTON--U.S. Supreme Court justices appeared skeptical on Tuesday about online TV service Aereo Inc's position in...

Washington has indications toxic chemical used in Syria this month

syriaWASHINGTON--The United States has indications that a toxic chemical, probably chlorine, was used in Syria this month...

Court orders US to release memo on drones, al-Awlaki killing

NEW YORK--A federal appeals court ordered the U.S. Department of Justice to turn over key portions of a memorandum...

Signs of healing in Texas town a year after deadly plant blast

townWEST, Texas--Still healing from multiple broken bones after the force of a deadly explosion at a Texas fertilizer...

Obama budget would boost US tax revenue, cut deficits

WASHINGTON--President Barack Obama's fiscal 2015 budget request would boost U.S. tax revenue by nearly $1.4 trillion...

Former New York Mayor Bloomberg will spend $50 million on gun control

gunsWASHINGTON--Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg ramped up his efforts to fight gun violence on Wednesday with a...

President looks to salvage Asia pivot as allies fret about China

WASHINGTON/MANILA--When a Philippine government ship evaded a Chinese blockade in disputed waters of the South China...

White supremacist charged with murder in shootings

kansasOVERLAND PARK, Kansas--The suspect in the killing of three people at two Jewish facilities near Kansas City over the...

New York City police disband unit that monitored Muslim communities

NEW YORK--The New York Police Department has disbanded a surveillance unit that targeted and monitored Muslim...

Judge sets $6 million bail in infant killings case

killerUTAH--A judge set bail at $6 million on Monday for a Utah woman suspected of killing six infants after giving birth...

Ex-Ku Klux Klan leader charged in Kansas Jewish center killings

OVERLAND PARK, Kansas--The suspect in the Passover Eve killings of three people at two Jewish community centers near...

Nevada ranching family claims victory against US government

cattleBUNKERVILLE, Nevada--U.S. officials ended a stand-off with hundreds of armed protesters in the Nevada desert on...

Three killed in shootings at Kansas Jewish centers

OVERLAND PARK, Kansas--Three people were killed Sunday afternoon at two different Jewish community facilities in a...

Fresh face on Obamacare with new health secretary

healthcareWASHINGTON--President Barack Obama said on Friday he will promote budget director Sylvia Mathews Burwell to be his...

Students among 10 killed after truck slams bus in California

LOS ANGELES--Ten people were killed, half of them high school students, when a truck slammed into a tour bus full of...

Pennsylvania seeking motive for school stabbing rampage

stabbingMURRYSVILLE, Pennsylvania--Pennsylvania officials sought a motive on Thursday for what may have driven a 16-year-old...

Obama wraps himself in civil rights legacy of President Lyndon Johnson

AUSTIN, Texas--Barack Obama on Thursday praised the civil rights legacy of former President Lyndon B. Johnson, saying...

Knife-wielding student wounds 22 in Pennsylvania school

stabbingMURRYSVILLE, Pennsylvania--A 16-year-old student wielding two knives went on a stabbing rampage in the hallways of a...

Defense chief gets earful as China visit exposes tensions

hagelBEIJING--Tensions between China and the United States were on full display on Tuesday as Defense Secretary Chuck...

US cuts nuclear launchers under treaty with Russia

WASHINGTON--The United States will scale back its nuclear bombers, submarine launchers and ballistic missiles in the...

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Minister Lake to sign National Energy Policy
Wednesday, 23 April 2014
PHILIPSBURG--Minister of Public Housing, Environment, Spatial Planning and Infrastructure VROMI... Read more...
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Wednesday, 23 April 2014
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Tuesday, 22 April 2014
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Monday, 21 April 2014
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Pacific deal on maritime code could help prevent conflicts
Tuesday, 22 April 2014
QINGDAO, China--Countries embroiled in territorial rows in the East and South China Seas agreed on... Read more...
US justices show little support for Aereo TV in copyright fight
Tuesday, 22 April 2014
WASHINGTON--U.S. Supreme Court justices appeared skeptical on Tuesday about online TV service Aereo... Read more...
Ukraine president calls for new anti-rebel offensive as crisis deal falters
Tuesday, 22 April 2014
KIEV/MOSCOW--Ukraine's acting president, Oleksander Turchinov, called on Tuesday for government... Read more...
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Monday, 21 April 2014
KIEV/SLAVIANSK, Ukraine--An international agreement to avert wider conflict in Ukraine was... Read more...
France treads fine line on EU deficit-cutting targets
Wednesday, 23 April 2014
PARIS--France's government is to set out its roadmap to deficit reduction on Wednesday using... Read more...
Top GM engineer set to leave in post-recall reorganization
Wednesday, 23 April 2014
DETROIT/WASHINGTON--General Motors' top engineering executive, a longtime colleague and key... Read more...
Frustrated wife
Tuesday, 22 April 2014
Dear Queenie, My husband is a good provider financially, but he won't help out around the house and... Read more...
Our judiciary system needs a complete overhaul
Monday, 21 April 2014
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Carifta delegation stuck in St. Martin
Tuesday, 22 April 2014
BAYE NETTLE—The Curaçao delegation that participated in the regional youth sports meet Catfita... Read more...
Moyes axed by Man Utd after season of failure
Tuesday, 22 April 2014
LONDON-- Manchester United's succession planning for life after Alex Ferguson was left in tatters... Read more...
Robin Williams confronts deep-rooted secret in drama Boulevard
Wednesday, 23 April 2014
NEW YORK--A random drive down an unfamiliar road and a chance encounter with a stranger force a... Read more...
Study in Europe eclipses notion home in the sun equals happiness
Wednesday, 23 April 2014
LONDON--Sun seekers who leave northern Europe for warmer climes are marginally less happy than... Read more...
Ready Set Sail in New Ireland
Friday, 18 April 2014
Nuguria, Lihir & Kavieng   By Laura Bijnsdorp   From Bourgainville, we travelled... Read more...
The Long Lost Letter
Friday, 18 April 2014
By Will Johnson    Recently when reading the book “Fourteen Islands in the Sun” by... Read more...
Editorial - Helpful reminder
Tuesday, 22 April 2014
With Easter, Carnival and everything else that's going on this month, the recent presentation to... Read more...
Editorial - Ins and outs
Monday, 21 April 2014
That the TelEm Group of Companies workers who marched to the Administration Building on Thursday... Read more...
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Notices April 23
Tuesday, 22 April 2014
Female Soccer Team Oualichi Women's Soccer Association invites all for practice at the newly... Read more...
Notices April 22
Monday, 21 April 2014
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