Philippines mulls pullout of Syria peacekeepers The Philippine foreign secretary says he is recommending to President Benigno Aquino III to pull out all Filipino U.N. peacekeepers from the Golan Heights following the abduction of four by Syrian rebels. More
Iran president still a force even as his era ends When many struggling families in this eastern Iranian city take stock of outgoing President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's legacy, it's not about the oratory full of bluster and menace or his tussles with Iran's ruling clerics that are known to much of the world. More
Keystone XL pipeline to be delayed TransCanada Corp. says the long-delayed Keystone XL pipeline will be in service months later than expected and cost more than its current $5.3 billion price-tag as it continues to await U.S. government approval. TransCanada had been sticking to its late 2014 or early 2015 start-up target, but the regulatory process has dragged on. More
RPT-EXCLUSIVE-From Seoul to Mexico City, pressure mounts to ease ... - Reuters India Texas Lawmaker Backs Lifting Oil Export Ban, Putting Him At Odds ... - Huffington Post 09/2/2014 - 7:09 am | View Link
A New, Senseless Cold War Is Now Inevitable - Huffington Post U.S. For example, the 1989 arms embargo against ... Modern Iran is a world leader in the growth ... model would cause a shock to global oil ... 09/2/2014 - 4:57 am | View Link
Ukraine: how can the west force Russia to back down? - Channel 4 Deliver the Ammo - Daily Beast 09/1/2014 - 1:13 pm | View Link
Iran to supply Oman with natural gas ‘soon’ - Gulf News EU embargo in light of the country’s nuclear programme. Under present regulations, only six countries are allowed to by crude oil from Iran... 09/1/2014 - 12:00 pm | View Link
Saudi Arabia and future of the world oil market - Khaleej Times ... to the shale oil boom. About 40 years after the 1974 Arab oil embargo that changed oil markets ... deep-water and oil sands. Iraq and Iran ... 09/1/2014 - 5:27 am | View Link
U.S. expected to keep oil embargo even if Iran nuclear deal struck VIENNA (Reuters) - A unilateral U.S. oil embargo on Iran is expected to remain in place even if a long-term nuclear agreement between Tehran and six world powers is reached that includes an easing of international sanctions, a U.S. official said on Thursday. 02/20/2014 - 12:38 am | View Link
Iran Oil Embargo Has Ripple Effect for Europe The six-month run-up to the implementation of a full European Union embargo on Iranian crude left many market watchers complacent about the impact sanctions would have on consumers in Europe. By the time July 1 rolled around, most European refiners had ... 08/10/2012 - 2:06 am | View Link
As Squeeze Tightens on Iran, Fuel Prices—for Now—Reflect Calm Motorists in the United States and Europe can be forgiven if they didn't notice that their nations' long-planned oil embargo against Iran took full effect this month. As the West ramped up pressure on the Islamic Republic over its nuclear program ... 07/9/2012 - 9:00 pm | View Link
Oil Backed Up, Iranians Put It on Idled Ships Many experts say the pain is only beginning, since oil prices have been falling and Iran’s sales should drop even more with the European embargo that went into effect on Sunday. “They are getting squeezed,” said Sadad Al Husseini, former executive ... 07/3/2012 - 9:00 pm | View Link
Iran shrugs off EU oil embargo TEHRAN — A European Union embargo on Iranian oil went into effect on Sunday, provoking anger in Tehran which says the measure will hurt talks with world powers over its sensitive nuclear activities. Oil Minister Rostam Qasemi sought to downplay the ... 07/1/2012 - 1:55 am | View Link
Iran hostage crisis Facts, information, pictures ... Get information, facts, and pictures about Iran hostage crisis at Encyclopedia.com. Make research projects and school reports about Iran hostage crisis easy with ... 09/19/2014 - 11:14 pm | View Website
Is Iran Facing an Economic Crisis? | United States ... Western policy toward Iran relies heavily on economic pressure, and Iran's political trajectory is shaped in large part by its economic prospects and constraints. 09/19/2014 - 4:26 pm | View Website
Iran Iran Iranian oil is partly in Khuzestan, the Arab area of Iran. While there are too many variables, it seems unlikely that the US can attack Iran. 09/19/2014 - 3:50 pm | View Website
Iran hostage crisis | Infoplease.com Iran hostage crisis, in U.S. history, events following the seizure of the American embassy in Tehran by Iranian students on Nov. 4, 1979. The 09/19/2014 - 10:28 am | View Website
Iran hostage crisis The Iran hostage crisis, referred to within Iran in Persian as تسخیر لانه جاسوسی امریکا (literally "Conquest of the American Spy Den,"), was a ... 09/19/2014 - 4:59 am | View Website
A Florence man has been arrested for aggravated assault and domestic abuse for allegedly injuring his wife.
Sheriff's officials say Decker's 38-year-old wife reported the domestic violence incident on July 9.
The Niagara is a two-masted sailing ship designed after the original vessel that served as Commodore Oliver Perry's relief flagship during the Battle of Lake Erie in the War of 1812.
The festival at Canalside also features live music, food, an artisans' market, a chowder competition, historical displays and guided tours.