ved as National Defense Secretary under the administrations of Presidents Gerald Ford and George Bush Sr., said much of the debate revolves around issues that are only "dimly rel.
, and attorneys should exercise all appropriate prosecutorial discretion to minimize any effect that immigration enforcement may have on the willingness and ability of victims, w.SEE PORTFOLIO
the federal budget and the economy," it said. However, the proposal did not receive welcome from the Republican side. "In short, President's proposal continues to defy the will of .READ MORE
ations and increase 1,300 new jobs in its domestic services, local officials said. "I'm most pleased with this because Chicago is an aviation leader," said Rahm Emanuel, new mayor.READ MORE
hits Chicago, causing at least one death CHICAGO, Nov. 17 (Xinhua) -- A tornado touched down in Chicago, a city in the U.S. state of Illinois, at midday Sunday, bringing along heav.READ MORE
al storm can be classified as a hurricane of category one when its windspeed reaches at least 119 km per hour or above. And the most powerful Category Five refers to a hurricane w.READ MORE
t." During his speech, Haitian President Rene Preval said that as many as 300,000 people may have died in the devastating quake last month. "More than 200,000 bodies have been reco.READ MORE
e of "the success" of the Latin American region. "This is a new area, a new approach," Chile's President Sebastian Pinera said after meeting with Obama, noting that the visit pres.READ MORE
means the expansion of a mission beyond its original goals. Although the United States has handed over command of the Libyan mission to NATO, it still provides some of the most c.READ MORE
help. In response, Venezuela's Foreign Ministry said Friday that Uribe was creating a "smokescreen" to cover up "the seriousness of the facts that show the constant actions of gr.
s president-elect of Cote d'Ivoire. "The international community is doing diplomatic procedures for Laurent Gbagbo to leave the power in a peaceful way," the Chilean Foreign Minist.
ration's trade agenda," he noted. He also expressed concerns about Russia's business and legal climate and "backsliding on democracy," saying they will present " serious obstacles .
annually if the U.S. restrictions on travel to the island nation are lifted. by Ran Wei WASHINGTON, July 29 (Xinhua) -- Talks between the United States and the Democratic People's.