ion is an important step to help veterans transition into workforce. He noted that while the national jobless rate has slipped somewhat over the past month, the unemployment rate.
as so far. Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano and Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Administrator Craig Fugate traveled Wednesday to New York and New Jersey to .SEE PORTFOLIO
orced to quit as finance minister in the government of President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva due to a political bribery scandal. Following Palocci's announcement, Rousseff said that .READ MORE
ing toward the capital city of Tripoli. "I think it's becoming increasingly clear that Qaddafi's days are numbered," Carney told reporters during a press gaggle aboard Air Force O.READ MORE
ched agreements on rural reform, the rebels' participation in politics and eradicating illicit drugs. They are expected to continue talks on compensation for war victims. HAVANA, .READ MORE
l in troops to restore order in the capital and along several highways. Vice-President Angelino Garzon on Sunday signed an agreement with the indigenous farmers in the south and s.READ MORE
its assistance in the wake of the disaster. The sum of 562 million U.S. dollars is intended to assist an estimated 3 million affected people over a period of six months, with hal.READ MORE
ower precariously leaning on a barge. The Coast Guard later shut down the Houston Ship Channel, the only one leading to the Port of Houston, one of the country's busiest port. The.READ MORE
eported growth in May including health care, finance and insurance, while retail trade and educational services reported contraction. WASHINGTON, April 5 (Xinhua) -- U.S. service.READ MORE
nchanged from 2009. A greater percentage of local travelers than usual -- 91.5 percent -- are choosing to drive rather than fly to their Thanksgiving getaways, according to the la.
ay, Lula will hold talks with his counterpart Dmitry Medvedev and Prime Minister Vladimir Putin on bilateral relations, the reform of the United Nations, the international economi.
s police shot dead two gunmen who opened fire outside an exhibition of caricatures of the Prophet Mohammad that was organized by an anti-Islamic group and billed as a free-speech .
NA, Jan. 27 (Xinhua) -- Cuba's former president and revolutionary leader Fidel Castro expressed his cautious support for the peaceful solution to the 50-year-odd controversy with.