conflicts of over 50 years. HOUSTON, May 31 (Xinhua) -- At least 6 firefighters were injured while battling a building fire in the fourth largest U.S. city of Houston on Friday, .
to drought-ravaged east Africa in the next 30 days. Canadians have already donated 20 million Canadian dollars to major Canadian charities operating in the famine-stricken region. .SEE PORTFOLIO
BEIJING, Jan. 16 (Xinhua) -- A 6.0 magnitude earthquake hit South Shetland Islands around 22:21 Beijing Time (14:21 GMT) Sunday night, said the China Earthquake Networks Center (C.READ MORE
e over, the prince and his wife greeted the performers on stage and then greeted dozens of people standing behind the reinforced barricades lining either side of the Parliament Hi.READ MORE
oonie hovering in the U.S. 95 cents range." He believes that softer commodity prices and modest gains in the U.S. dollar will move the Canadian dollar slightly lower over the weak.READ MORE
duro said a bill regulating prices, costs and revenue is ready to be submitted to congress to guarantee the public is charged "fair prices" for goods and services. Facing shortage .READ MORE
-quarters of that amount is consumed by the chronically homeless, who make up about one-quarter of the total homeless population and typically face serious health, mental health .READ MORE
itory. Chavez made the announcement when he met with Maradona at the Miraflores Palace. (Xinhua) CARACAS, July 22 (Xinhua) -- Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez announced Thursday t.READ MORE
buildings, and encourage residents to install solar panels on their home roofs. Rudy Perez, manager of solar energy at Southern California Edison, told Xinhua in a recent intervie.READ MORE
prisoners and emphasized the need for transparency. "We deplore the systematic torture of the detainees at various locations by CIA. We have noted the assurances by the U.S. Admi.
in Washington on Nov. 20. AUSMIN is the premier forum for strengthening bilateral cooperation on foreign policy, defence and strategic matters between Australia and the United Stat.
having a confrontation of some kind," LAPD spokesperson Richard French told The Huffington Post, and one of them had a knife. "The person was taken into custody," French continu .
the green light. The OAS, which suspended Cuba in 1962, voted to reinstate the island state in 2009. But Havana still can't take part in OAS summits as Washington insists it is n.