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Fri, 29 Aug 2014 14:43:09 GMT
BEIRUT (AP) — The United States has delivered its first emergency shipment of weapons to Lebanon, officials said Friday, to help bolster military forces as part of a broader regional response to combat the growing threat posed by Islamic extremists.and more .

Fri, 29 Aug 2014 05:39:11 GMT
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — College students from West Africa may be subject to extra health checks when they arrive to study in the United States as administrators try to insulate campuses from the worst Ebola outbreak in history. With the . The 31-year . .

Thu, 28 Aug 2014 18:06:05 GMT
The U.S. economy expanded more than previously forecast in the second quarter, propelled by the biggest gain in business investment in more than two years. Gross domestic product rose at a 4.2 percent annualized rate, up from an initial estimate of 4 . .

Fri, 29 Aug 2014 14:38:12 GMT
The group was brought together by the Honolulu-based East-West Center, a non-profit center that focuses on fostering relations between the United States and Asia. The Philippines, Vietnam, Malaysia and Brunei claim parts of the South China Sea, dotted . .

Fri, 29 Aug 2014 20:48:26 GMT
Building coalition for Syria action no easy matter - Businessweek
Ottawa Citizen - The president is meeting with his top advisers and consulting members of Congress to prepare U.S. military options. At the same time, he is looking for allies around the world to help the U.S. root out the Islamic State group that has seized large .Immigration could set stage for big US budget showdownYahoo Newsall 1,770 news articles .

Fri, 29 Aug 2014 05:17:14 GMT
Bellis Exits US Open After Grabbing New York Spotlight - Businessweek
ABC News - Zarina Diyas, left, of Kazakhstan shakes hands with Catherine "CiCi' Bellis of the United States after defeating her in their women's singles second round match on Day Four of the 2014 U.S. Open on August 28, 2014. Photographer: Matthew Stockman/Getty .US Open: A Closer Look At 15-Year-Old 'CiCi' BellisHere And Nowall 662 news articles .

Wed, 27 Aug 2014 14:04:11 GMT
The agreement comes as Australia tightens its border security to prevent Australian jihadists from joining Islamic State in Iraq and Syria. A Sydney man slipped out of the country using his brother's passport this month, but was detained on arrival in . .

Mon, 25 Aug 2014 19:28:49 GMT
Syria warns US: No unilateral strikes on militants - Businessweek
Yahoo News - BEIRUT (AP) — Syria said Monday it was ready to help confront the rising threat from the Islamic State group, but warned the United States against carrying out airstrikes without Damascus' consent, saying any such attack would be considered an aggression.In Aleppo, Syria rebels back US strikes against jihadistsYahoo NewsUS rules out coordination with Syria as it spies on jihadistsBusiness Insiderall 5,275 news articles .

Thu, 28 Aug 2014 21:29:06 GMT
A look at US, European sanctions on Russia - Businessweek
Business Insider - Russian stock markets dived on Thursday as Switzerland joined the European Union in imposing restrictions on Russian state banks and fears grew that the U.S. and EU could impose further sanctions on Russian businesses and individuals. Obama said that .Ukraine Seeks to Join Nato; Putin Compares Kiev to NazisFox BusinessPUTIN: Don't Mess With UsBusiness InsiderU.S. says Russia has 'outright lied' about UkraineWHAS 11.com (subscription)The Globe and Mail -The Wireall 7,701 news articles .

Wed, 27 Aug 2014 07:24:22 GMT
Catherine Bellis never expected to win a match at this year's U.S. Open, especially when the 15-year-old Californian drew 12th-seeded Dominika Cibulkova in the first round. So the teen ranked 1,208th in the world was as amazed as the crowds that .