pany is carrying out a massive cleaning operation. A tram service is also being planned. A library, a day-care facility and a youth center are already being built in the slum, and .
(Xinhua) -- New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg on Saturday urged residents in the low-lying areas to leave right away as the city prepared for Hurricane Irene which is expected.SEE PORTFOLIO
e of Foreign Assets Control of the United States, said on Thursday. "Honestly, we see Colombia as a leader. What entities like the Superintendent of Financial Institution have don.READ MORE
hird political figure murdered in less than three months. On Aug. 29, Marco Antonio Leal, the mayor of Hidalgo, a small town in northern state of Tamaulipas, was killed by an arme.READ MORE
ooding, toppled trees and roofless houses. At least 2.3 million residents living on Irene's projected path were evacuated as precaution, while 4.5 million people were left withou.READ MORE
in a car accident in 2008. "The only way to honor his passing was to do something for another family," said Dolejsi, who has helped five children realize their dreams, such as tr.READ MORE
with illegal guns. That is roughly the number of Americans killed in the whole Vietnam War." The remarks come two days after the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtow.READ MORE
d of 23 de Enero, in northwest Caracas, is where Chavez's body will remain until officials decide on a final resting place. Supporters want him to be buried next to Latin American .READ MORE
ower. Venezuela's opposition factions have already been in talks to pick a candidate once an election is called. Image provided by the Presidency of Venezuela shows the President o.READ MORE
ly 23 and 24. Subsequent U.S.-Cuba games will be held at Capitan San Luis Stadium in the western province of Pinar del Rio from July 25 to 27. This will mark only the third time C.
ement a Gulf Cooperation Council-brokered agreement for the country to "move forward immediately with its political transition. " John Brennan, President Barack Obama's top adviso.
the scourge and restore social order, according to analysts. VANCOUVER, June 17 (Xinhua) -- Nearly every day of the year, regardless of rain, snow or shine, Richard Hardy makes t .
er Thompson graduated. "If Mr. Thompson embellished his academic credentials we think that it 1) undermines his credibility as a technology expert and 2) reflects poorly on the cha.