ed that taxes are currently at the lowest levels they have been since the 1950s. Accepting proposals set by the GOP, said Obama, would take the U.S. back to the same level of tax.
d been detained in connection with threats concerning the legislation overhaul of the healthcare system. "There have been a number of threatening communications sent to members of.SEE PORTFOLIO
te House yesterday," Barton said during opening remarks at a hearing Thursday at which BP CEO Tony Hayward testified before a House Energy and Commerce Committee panel. "It's unp.READ MORE
to a veteran political observer. Cuban journalist Nicanor Leon Cotayo, 76, who has covered U.S.-Cuba ties for state daily Granma and the Havana-based news agency Prensa Latina, to.READ MORE
Xinhua) -- U.S. President Barack Obama will travel to the oil spill area along the Gulf Coast Sunday morning, the White House said on Saturday. White House spokesman Bill Burton m.READ MORE
country in January 2010, and he was studying a tourism course and doing practice works in a hotel east of the capital city of Santiago. Saif lived in a student dormitory in the cen.READ MORE
mine safety, saying the government's task is to "save lives from being lost," and "to assure safe conditions underground." Obama made the remarks in a eulogy delivered at Beckley .READ MORE
r term as House Speaker, which the Republicans have vowed to repeal. The first woman to lead a major party in Congress, Pelosi has represented the 8th Congressional District of Ca.READ MORE
agreed upon by both presidents, includes slashing nuclear warheads to 1,500-1,675 and delivery vehicles to 500-1,000. BEIJING, April 7 (Xinhua) -- Russia and the United States wil.READ MORE
Xinhua) -- U.S. Director of National Intelligence Dennis Blair told Congress Tuesday Iran is "keeping open the option to develop nuclear weapons," but the U.S. intelligence commu.
srael, which has strongly criticized Washington for reaching a nuclear deal with Iran after two years of intense negotiations. Israel, Iran's sworn enemy, fears the easing of econ.
f children and were dismembered, according to the reports. The area where the bodies were found is largely rural with a mix of fields and small wooded areas. About 15 Sheriff's Off .
nment forces have made crucial progress in its efforts to suppress the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia rebels, killing the group's military leader Victor Julio Suarez, alia.