Posts Tagged ‘Over’

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India Demanding Pakistan to Hand Over Terror Suspects

December 2, 2008

india-terror-wounded-528.jpgIndia picked up intelligence in recent months that terrorists were plotting attacks against Mumbai targets, an official said Tuesday, as the government demanded that Islamabad hand over suspected terrorists believed living in Pakistan.

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IAEA Frustrated Over Lack of Transparency in Iran, Syria

December 2, 2008

IAEA-director-531.jpgThe International Atomic Energy Agency is holding a two-day meeting to examine reports on the alleged nuclear activities of Iran and Syria, both of which has sparked international concern. In comments before the commission on Thursday, agency chief Mohammed ElBaradei said neither country had done enough to assuage concerns about their programs. 

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Ex-Church Official Sentenced for Embezzling Over $1 Million

November 22, 2008

barry-herr.jpgA 62-year-old man was sentenced to 30 months in federal prison Friday for embezzling about $1.1 million from the church organization where he once worked.

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Obama in Talks With Gates Over Pentagon Role

November 19, 2008

robert-gates1.jpgPresident-elect Obama and Robert Gates are negotiating terms under which the defense secretary would remain as Pentagon chief in his administration, the Financial Times has learned. 

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President Bush Handing Over Power to President-Elect Obama With Grace

November 11, 2008

obama-bush-white-house-3.jpgNo matter how people remember President Bush’s time in office, let there be no doubt about how he wants to end it: gracefully. 

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CA Governor Schwarzenegger: Homosexual Marriage Fight Isn’t Over

November 10, 2008

ca-arnold-schwarzenegger.jpgAs protesters took to the streets for a fifth day, Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger yesterday expressed hope that the California Supreme Court would overturn Proposition 8, the ballot initiative that outlawed same-sex marriage. 

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Tolerance Over Race Can Spread, Studies Find

November 7, 2008

This was supposed to be the election when hidden racism would rear its head. There was much talk of a “Bradley effect,” in which white voters would say one thing to pollsters and do another in the privacy of the booth; of a backlash in which the working-class whites whom Senator Barack Obama had labeled “bitter” would take their bitterness out on him.

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