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U.S. missionary said moved back to North Korean labor camp

U.S. missionary said moved back to North Korean labor camp

By using David Brunnstrom and Alex Dobuzinskis WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A U.S. missionary being held in North Korea used to be moved from a hospital back to a labor camp last month on the same day he made a public attraction for Washington to help get him house, the U.S. […]

 
 

Despite coarse comment, Nuland no stranger to power of words

Despite coarse comment, Nuland no stranger to power of words

By way of Arshad Mohammed WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Victoria Nuland, the top U.S. diplomat for Europe who angered one of the crucial very people she is supposed to domesticate by crudely disparaging the European Union in a leaked phone name on America's Ukraine policy, isn’t any stranger to the facility […]

 
 

Man tries to jump fence at White House, sparking lockdown

Man tries to jump fence at White House, sparking lockdown

A person with two suspicious luggage attempted to climb a White Home fence on Friday sooner than being apprehended, resulting in a security lockdown of the White Home grounds. The area around the White Home used to be shut down and reporters weren’t allowed to go away thru one of […]

 
 

Almost 1 million customers lose power in U.S. Northeast

(Reuters) – Almost a million houses and businesses were without power largely in the U.S. Northeast on Wednesday afternoon following extreme snow and ice storms in a single day, in step with native power companies. The hardest hit state was Pennsylvania with over 720,000 consumers out. Other affected states were […]

 
 

As snowy winter drags on, Northeast struggles to cope

By way of Scott Malone and Victoria Cavaliere BOSTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) – The newest in a series of iciness storms hit the USA on Wednesday, threatening to drop up to a foot of snow in primary New England, snarling travel and consuming into supplies of salt wanted to maintain roads […]

 
 

U.S. services growth quickens in Jan: Markit

U.S. services growth quickens in Jan: Markit

Growth in the U.S. products and services sector quickened to a four-month excessive in January and hiring remained tough, an trade document confirmed on Wednesday. Financial data agency Markit mentioned its services and products sector buying managers index rose to 56.7 from fifty five.7 in December. Carrier sector employers brought […]

 
 

Convicted multiple murderer escapes from Michigan prison

Convicted multiple murderer escapes from Michigan prison

(Reuters) – A person convicted of four 1993 murders escaped from a principal Michigan prison all over the Super Bowl broadcast and is on the unfastened after kidnapping a lady and forcing her to power to Indiana, prison authorities mentioned on Monday. Michael David Elliot, forty, escaped Sunday evening from […]

 
 

No investigation of Woody Allen pending, Connecticut says

State prosecutors in Connecticut would not have an open investigation of Woody Allen, a spokesman said on Monday, after the filmmaker’s adult adopted daughter renewed allegations that he sexually abused her at age 7. A prosecutor decided after an investigation in 1993 to not cost Allen, who has denied the […]

 
 

Winter brings fresh round of snow to U.S. Northeast

Through Ellen Wulfhorst NEW YORK (Reuters) – A winter storm swept throughout the U.S. Northeast on Monday, all over again forcing flight cancellations, snarling traffic and proving weather-forecasting groundhog Punxsutawney Phil right. Travelers leaving the New York Metropolis area after Sunday night time’s Tremendous Bowl championship soccer sport confronted site […]

 
 

Amanda Knox conviction in Italy could spur lengthy extradition fight

Amanda Knox conviction in Italy could spur lengthy extradition fight

Italy’s conviction of Amanda Knox for the murder of her British roommate when the two have been change students together could spur a drawn-out battle over extradition in america, where supporters contend she is the victim of a erroneous foreign justice machine. If Knox’s conviction is not directly tested pending […]

 
 

Powder sent to sites near Super Bowl not hazardous: FBI

Powder sent to sites near Super Bowl not hazardous: FBI

By using Edith Honan and Victoria Cavaliere NEW YORK (Reuters) – Several suspicious letters that sparked a security scare close to the web page of this weekend's Tremendous Bowl contained a powdery substance that was once not hazardous, the Federal Bureau of Investigation stated on Friday. No injuries had been […]

 
 

Amanda Knox defiant after second murder conviction

By using Susan Heavey and Naomi O’Leary WASHINGTON/FLORENCE, Italy (Reuters) – Amanda Knox vowed on Friday to struggle her 2d conviction for the murder of British pupil Meredith Kercher in 2007 whereas the two have been college students together in the Italian university city of Perugia. Talking on U.S. tv […]

 
 

Amanda Knox convicted again of Briton’s murder

Amanda Knox convicted again of Briton’s murder

By using Naomi O'Leary FLORENCE, Italy (Reuters) – American student Amanda Knox and her former Italian boyfriend Raffaele Sollecito were found responsible for the 2d time on Thursday of the 2007 homicide of Briton Meredith Kercher, in a retrial that reversed an previous attraction judgment. The decision, after 12 hours […]

 
 

U.S. says results encouraging for healthcare delivery reforms

U.S. says results encouraging for healthcare delivery reforms

Via David Morgan WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Obama administration on Thursday stated what it known as encouraging outcomes from efforts to reduce healthcare costs and make stronger the standard of maintain greater than 5 million Medicare beneficiaries beneath Obamacare As a part of President Barack Obama's healthcare reform regulation, the […]

 
 

U.S. to seek death penalty for accused Boston Marathon bomber

By David Ingram and Richard Valdmanis WASHINGTON/BOSTON (Reuters) – Accused bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev will have to be put to demise if he is found responsible of planting bombs that killed three folks and wounded 264 at the Boston Marathon ultimate yr, the U.S. executive’s chief prosecutor said on Thursday. U.S. […]