Category: General News

Sen. Joe Lieberman Won’t Seek Fifth Term

Lieberman wanted to leave on his own terms, unlike some of his colleagues who were ousted in 2010. » E-Mail This     » Add to NPR Topics: News

House Health Care Debate: Tamer Rehashing Of Talking Points

Republicans and Democrats seemed tamer as they debated the repeal of health care law. » E-Mail This     » Add to NPR Topics: News

Quake shakes Pakistan, damage seems limited (Reuters)

Reuters – A powerful earthquake of magnitude 7.2 shook southwestern Pakistan early on Wednesday, jolting residents of cities as far apart as Delhi and Dubai, but the epicenter was far from major population centers. Yahoo! News: World News

Major earthquake hits SW Pakistan

An earthquake of magnitude 7.2 has hit south-western Pakistan, in a desert area bordering Iran and Afghanistan, the US Geological Survey says. BBC News – Home

Haiti prosecutor charges “Baby Doc” with graft, theft (Reuters)

Reuters – A Haitian prosecutor on Tuesday formally charged former dictator Jean-Claude “Baby Doc” Duvalier with corruption, theft, misappropriation of funds and other alleged crimes committed during his 1971-1986 rule. Yahoo! News: World News

Just In: 7.4 Magnitude Earthquake In Southwestern Pakistan

There’s no word yet on the extent of any damage. » E-Mail This     » Add to NPR Topics: News

Tunisia’s Interim Government on Shaky Ground – Voice of America

Reuters Tunisia's Interim Government on Shaky GroundVoice of AmericaThe future of Tunisia's day-old interim government appeared in doubt Tuesday with the resignation of at least four members and fresh protests against it. Less than 24 hours after Tunisian Prime Minister Mohammed Ghannouchi announced a new government, …State TV: 2 top officials depart Ben Ali's party In TunisiaCNN InternationalNew Tunisian leaders quit former ruling partyThe GuardianTunisia: Not a Jasmine Revolution, not a twitter revolution but an….Christian Science MonitorAFP –Xinhua –Los Angeles Timesall 9,446 news articles » Top Stories – Google News