U.S. House OKs Russia trade bill with human rights slap PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 16 November 2012 16:27
The U.S. House of Representatives voted overwhelmingly on Friday to "name and shame" Russian human rights violators as part of a broader bill to drop Cold War-era trade restrictions, brushing off warnings from Moscow that the move would damage relations.
Obama, Congress leaders meet to avert "fiscal cliff" PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 16 November 2012 16:26
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Congressional leaders emerged from a meeting with President Barack Obama on Friday vowing to find common ground on taxes and spending that would allow them to head off a looming "fiscal cliff" that could push the economy back into recession.
U.S. senators vow to block Susan Rice promotion over Benghazi PDF Print E-mail
Wednesday, 14 November 2012 16:47
Senior Republican senators vowed on Wednesday to block any future promotion of Susan Rice, the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, over her handling of the September 11 attack on the U.S. mission in Benghazi, Libya.
Obama to face tough questions on "fiscal cliff," Petraeus PDF Print E-mail
Wednesday, 14 November 2012 16:46
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President Barack Obama on Wednesday is expected to be grilled about negotiations to avert a looming "fiscal cliff" and the scandal that brought down CIA director David Petraeus when he holds his first news conference since winning a second term.
Aruba government to introduce new charges on tourism services and accommodations PDF Print E-mail
Wednesday, 14 November 2012 13:55
The government of Aruba will be introducing new charges on tourism services and accommodations. A charge of 3 USD per night will be added per room and 1 USD per car rental and tour transaction.
Momentum builds for U.S. immigration reform plan PDF Print E-mail
Monday, 12 November 2012 11:13
Two U.S. senators launched a fresh move to put together a bipartisan immigration reform plan on Sunday, restarting talks on a proposal that includes a path to citizenship for illegal immigrants already in the country.
Republicans say deal can be done on U.S. "fiscal cliff" PDF Print E-mail
Monday, 12 November 2012 11:12
A senior Republican senator voiced confidence on Sunday that U.S. lawmakers would forge a deal on the year-end "fiscal cliff," while a top aide to President Barack Obama signaled a willingness to compromise over raising tax rates on the rich.
Holder undecided on staying on as Obama's attorney general PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 08 November 2012 16:11
Attorney General Eric Holder said on Thursday he has not decided whether to stay on as the chief U.S. law enforcement officer in President Barack Obama's second term.
Obama, buoyed by election win, faces new battles PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 08 November 2012 16:10
President Barack Obama had little time to savor victory on Wednesday after voters gave him a second term in the White House where he faces urgent economic challenges, a looming fiscal showdown and a still-divided Congress able to block his every move.
Biden on top as campaign gridlock hits Cleveland airport PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, 06 November 2012 15:56
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If there was any doubt that the U.S. presidential fight hinges on Ohio, an awkward campaign airplane traffic jam at the Cleveland airport made it clear on Tuesday.
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