venues." Rio is spending tens of billions of dollars to build stadiums and other infrastructure for the 2014 World Cup and the 2016 Olympics. Local authorities also declared the cha.
aid a statement from the CEA. The location was about 100 km north to Chile's second largest city Concepcion and 320 km south to Chilean capital Santiago, it said. Areas within 200 k.SEE PORTFOLIO
ere considered too expensive. Defense Minister Celso Amorim said the Swedish company was given the contract based on a combination of factors concerning Gripen, including the fight.READ MORE
e Arctic will be a priority region for Russia's naval forces, the Northern Fleet said Monday, with boosted combat training and the scouting of lesser-known areas in the icy terri.READ MORE
o footage showed Benitez yawing repeatedly and appearing to doze off several times during the journey. But tests showed he was not under the influence of alcohol. Benitez underwent.READ MORE
ver the crash area as a precaution. Officials have ruled out the possibility of terrorism and focused on a civilian crime instead. "There is no cause for alarm, no cause for panic,.READ MORE
sts a bipartisan health care summit in Washington, D.C., where over 30 Democratic and Republican lawmakers would discuss how to bridge their differences on the top issue of the c.READ MORE
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atin American Cooperation meeting held in Panama. "The destination countries must value the great contributions made by the immigrants," he said. According to the official, the SEG.
eal estate firms, told Xinhua in an exclusive interview recently, that the U.S. real estate bubble is "burst" and the U.S. economy is recovering. "All signs show that the U.S. re.
onnes of oil is pouring into the Gulf unchecked and several efforts by BP to stem the flow have failed. BP's current estimate is that of over 5,000 barrels (210,000 US gallons; 79 .
bul, on December 1. WASHINGTON, Dec. 3 (Xinhua) -- U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said Friday that her country is not concerned about Myanmar's maintenance of good relat.