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Reid to retire, wants Schumer as next leader

reidWASHINGTON--U.S. Senate Democratic Leader Harry Reid said on Friday he will retire next year and threw his weight behind New York Senator Chuck Schumer to replace him as leader after he leaves office.
  Reid will stay in his post for another 22 months but his announcement positions Schumer, a New Yorker and Wall Street ally, as his heir apparent as the party gears up to try to regain...

Amanda Knox acquitted of murder by Italy's top court

knoxROME--Italy's top court on Friday annulled the conviction of American Amanda Knox for the 2007 murder of British...

New York buildings collapse in possible gas blast, 19 hurt

collapseNEW YORK--Four apartment buildings in New York's East Village neighborhood caught fire from an apparent gas explosion...

Watchdog: US drug agents had sex parties paid by drug cartels

WASHINGTON--U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration agents had alleged "sex parties" with prostitutes over several...

Conservative justices press Obama administration on pollution rule

pollutionWASHINGTON--The U.S. Supreme Court's conservative majority on Wednesday signaled hostility toward the Obama...

US top court rejects challenge to Wisconsin voter ID law

WASHINGTON--The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday rejected a challenge to Wisconsin's Republican-backed law requiring...

FBI needs better intel, information sharing

WASHINGTON--The FBI needs to strengthen its intelligence programs and information sharing to counter the diverse and...

Obama slows withdrawal of US troops in Afghanistan

obamaWASHINGTON--President Barack Obama on Tuesday granted Afghan requests to slow the drawdown of U.S. troops from...

Online platform launches to share DNA, other data

NEW YORK--People eager to share personal information beyond what's on their Facebook profile have another outlet: an...

Ted Cruz seeks to enlist US Christians

tedcruzLYNCHBURG, Virginia--Casting himself as the leader of a grassroots army, Texas Republican Senator Ted Cruz made an...

US pledges to keep funding Afghans

CAMP DAVID, Maryland--The United States assured Afghanistan's leaders on Monday it would keep funding Afghan security...

Ted Cruz to be first to announce 2016 bid

tedcruzWASHINGTON--Texas Senator Ted Cruz, a conservative firebrand who frequently clashes with leaders of his Republican...

Father says 7 children who died in fire were "so pure"

fireNEW YORK--The father of seven Orthodox Jewish children killed in a Brooklyn house fire told hundreds of mourners at...

Obama says it is now hard to find a path on Mideast peace

WASHINGTON--In a fresh rebuke to Benjamin Netanyahu, President Barack Obama said the Israeli leader's pre-election...

Ohio man cleared of murder after 39 years in jail will get $1-million

jacksonCLEVELAND--An Ohio man freed last year after spending 39 years in jail for a murder he did not commit will receive...

Call on Iran to immediately release detained Americans

WASHINGTON--U.S. President Barack Obama on Friday called on Iran's government to immediately release three detained...

Despite Clinton promise, charity did not disclose donors

hillaryNEW YORK--In 2008, Hillary Clinton promised Barack Obama, the president-elect, there would be no mystery about who...

California announces a $1 bln drought package

LOS ANGELES--California Governor Jerry Brown and top lawmakers on Thursday announced a $1 billion emergency...

One killed, five wounded in Phoenix shooting spree

shotMESA, Ariz.-- A gunman opened fire inside a motel room in the Phoenix suburb of Mesa on Wednesday, killing a man and...

Attorney general candidate caught in US Senate logjam

lynchWASHINGTON--The nomination of Loretta Lynch, President Barack Obama's choice to be U.S. attorney general, suffered...

Satisfaction over prospect of Durst facing justice

durstNEW ORLEANS--With accused murderer Robert Durst set to spend at least six days in a Louisiana jail awaiting...

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WIPM government to focus on constitutional evaluation
Friday, 27 March 2015
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Friday, 27 March 2015
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Friday, 27 March 2015
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EU, Cuba to speed up talks to normalise ties
Thursday, 26 March 2015
HAVANA, Cuba--The European Union (EU) says it has agreed with Cuba to expedite the pace of... Read more...
Reid to retire, wants Schumer as next leader
Friday, 27 March 2015
WASHINGTON--U.S. Senate Democratic Leader Harry Reid said on Friday he will retire next year and... Read more...
Amanda Knox acquitted of murder by Italy's top court
Friday, 27 March 2015
ROME--Italy's top court on Friday annulled the conviction of American Amanda Knox for the 2007... Read more...
Torn-up sick notes show crash pilot should have been grounded
Friday, 27 March 2015
DUESSELDORF, Germany--German authorities said on Friday they had found torn-up sick notes showing... Read more...
At least 10 killed in Shebaab raid on Somalia hotel
Friday, 27 March 2015
MOGADISHU--At least 10 people have died in an attack by Somalia's Al-Qaeda-affiliated Shebaab... Read more...
Bank of England flags market concerns
Friday, 27 March 2015
LONDON--The Bank of England is warning about potential irregularities in financial markets on a... Read more...
Peugeot French production hike earns presidential visit
Friday, 27 March 2015
PARIS--PSA Peugeot Citroen said on Friday it had chosen a French factory over a rival Spanish plant... Read more...
Déja vu
Friday, 27 March 2015
Wow, that is really strange. I am totally sure I have had this very same experience sometime... Read more...
Not ready for kids
Friday, 27 March 2015
Dear Queenie, My boyfriend has started telling me it’s time for me to have a baby for him to... Read more...
Kane scores on debut as England thrash Lithuania
Friday, 27 March 2015
LONDON-- England's Harry Kane scored on his debut less than two minutes after coming on as they... Read more...
F-1’s Hamilton fastest despite engine issues
Friday, 27 March 2015
SEPANG, Malaysia-- Lewis Hamilton recovered from a frustrating morning session to lay down a marker... Read more...
Vietnam's collectors keep war memories alive, with bullets, bombs and dogtags
Friday, 27 March 2015
HANOI--Grubby satchels, helmets, rusty knives and chunky radios are strewn around Dinh Van Loc's... Read more...
Two new accusers say Bill Cosby drugged, sexually assaulted them
Friday, 27 March 2015
LOS ANGELES--Two more women came forward on Friday accusing veteran comedian Bill Cosby of drugging... Read more...
Young boxers training on Kim Sha Beach
Friday, 27 March 2015
~ Alexander keeps gloves on, sees future boxing champs ~   Claudette Alexander is a boxer. She... Read more...
Latoya Lake debuts first novel
Friday, 27 March 2015
It's been said that every person has at least one novel inside of them. Considering the ease with... Read more...
Editorial - Effective approach
Friday, 27 March 2015
With the signing of a protocol (see Friday paper), long-talked-about and much-needed improvements... Read more...
Editorial - Essential step
Friday, 27 March 2015
Today's news that government finally has approved the so-called "function book" for the police and... Read more...
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Notices March 27
Friday, 27 March 2015
Saturday March 28 CAR WASH Organised by University of St. Martin Ambassadors group. Proceeds of the... Read more...
Notices March 26
Wednesday, 25 March 2015
Report Card Sundial School makes known that students' Term 2 Report Card can be picked up on... Read more...