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Mon, 01 Sep 2014 08:24:10 GMT
Lawmakers: Islamic State groups wants to hit US - Businessweek
Christian Science Monitor - Without offering specifics on any threats or suggestions on how to confront them, the leaders of the Senate and House intelligence committees on Sunday prodded the White House to work to prevent the Islamic State extremists from launching attacks on U .U.S., Foreign Fighters In Syria Pose 'very Serious Threat' To U.S.: LawmakerBusiness InsiderAP News in Brief at 10:58 pm EDTNew Jersey Heraldall 400 news articles .

Tue, 02 Sep 2014 04:16:44 GMT
Obama to Deliver Warning to Putin on NATO's Frontier - Businessweek
Business InsiderObama to Deliver Warning to Putin on NATO's Frontier - Obama added a stop in Tallinn, Estonia, to a long-scheduled trip to this week's North Atlantic Treaty Organization summit in Cardiff, Wales, as Putin ramped up support for separatists in Ukraine even after sanctions by the U.S. and European Union. By .Obama to Reassure Baltic States Worried About RussiaNASDAQRuble Hits New Low Upon Allegations of Russian InvasionThe Moscow Times'A Ukraine Peace Plan That Excludes Ukrainians Is Unacceptable'The AtlanticReuters Blogs (blog) -Business Insider -MSN Moneyall 11,891 news articles .

Tue, 02 Sep 2014 05:00:07 GMT
“We will sell Pepper in the United States within a year after gathering information in Japan,” Tomizawa said. “I won't be surprised if Pepper sales will be half to business and half to consumers.” SoftBank Robotics was established as a subsidiary in . .

Mon, 01 Sep 2014 19:43:35 GMT
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Southern Africa's regional body said Monday it will send an envoy and an observer team to Lesotho to help restore stability and security in the mountainous kingdom where military actions over the weekend caused the prime . .

Sat, 30 Aug 2014 14:35:11 GMT
Iran president condemns US sanctions "invasion" - On Friday the United States imposed existing sanctions on more than 25 businesses, banks and individuals suspected of working to expand Iran's nuclear program, support terrorism and help Iran evade U.S. and international sanctions. Western nations have . .

Sat, 30 Aug 2014 23:45:32 GMT
Novak Djokovic of Serbia serves to Sam Querrey of the United States during their men's singles third round match on Day Six of the 2014 U.S. Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of . .

Sun, 31 Aug 2014 15:17:02 GMT
The lawmakers, one Republican and one Democratic, offered bipartisan pressure on the White House to turn back the hazard of Islamist fighters who have taken control of vast swaths of Syria and Iraq. Those militants now are looking toward the United .

Mon, 25 Aug 2014 19:28:49 GMT
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.

Sat, 30 Aug 2014 14:33:34 GMT
LAKE CITY, Ark. (AP) — Farmers in the southeast United States are moving into sesame production, producing millions of seeds for tahini or hamburger buns even when there's a drought. Sesame pods used to be so brittle that they had to handled gently .

Sun, 31 Aug 2014 02:33:51 GMT
National Security Council spokeswoman Caitlin Hayden says the U.S. is working closely with the E.U. and other partners to hold Russia accountable for actions in Ukraine that the West deems illegal. Hayden says the E.U.'s decision shows strong support .