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
American gets 15 years of hard labor in North Korea for 'hostile acts' An American tour operator has been sentenced to 15 years of hard labor in North Korea for alleged “hostile acts” against the repressive regime, according to its official state news agency. Kenneth Bae, who is in his mid-40s and lives in Washington state, has been described by friends as a devout Christian who took tourists on trips to North Korea, The Associated Press reported. More
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China, India indicate ambitions to expand nuclear power at UN gathering In contrast with growth plans in Asia, Germany, Switzerland and Belgium have decided to move away from nuclear power after the disaster. The IAEA’s projections said low natural gas prices, an increase in subsidised renewable energy capacity and the ... 09/19/2013 - 10:17 pm | View Link
Nuclear Asia: China, India, Pakistan Expand Their Arsenals China is among the key arms exporters in the world; the communist country along with India and a few other nations, recently abstained from signing the landmark Arms Trade Treaty, which regulates the multibillion-dollar global arms trade. China, India, and ... 06/24/2013 - 3:12 am | View Link
China, India, Pakistan boost nuclear arsenals Stockholm: Three of the world’s nuclear powers - China, India and Pakistan - have increased their nuclear arsenals over the past year, the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute said Monday. China now has 250 nuclear warheads against 240 in ... 06/3/2013 - 2:04 am | View Link
China, India and Pakistan boost nuclear arms arsenal: Think-tank China, India and Pakistan have increased their nuclear weapons by about 10 warheads each in the past year, and other nuclear states appear set on maintaining their arsenals, a Swedish think-tank claimed today. At the start of the year, China had raised its ... 06/2/2013 - 4:29 pm | View Link
China, India, Pakistan boost nuclear arsenals: study Singapore (AFP) June 02, 2013 - China is maintaining its pledge not to be the first to use nuclear weapons in a conflict, a top Chinese general said Sunday. Omission of the "no-first-use" pledge in a recently released defence white paper had created ... 06/2/2013 - 1:00 pm | View Link
The Labor Department ordered a $2,000 fine Tuesday, saying the park failed to provide safe guns to workers.
Labor investigators examined a complaint that gunfighter Robert Bradley was hit with shrapnel from a shotgun blast during a show July 6.
A group of health organizations led by the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment wants to make it harder for parents of students to pass on vaccinations.
State policy requires only a parent's signature to claim a personal, medical or religious exemption, with 93 percent of exemptions taken for personal reasons.
According to the Denver Post (http://tinyurl.com/pjejv35 ), the exemptions allow more than 4 percent of kindergartners to arrive at school without inoculations required by law
Information from: The Denver Post, http://www.denverpost.com
Some speedy children in Houston have picked up more than $17, 000 worth of toys and other Christmas gifts thanks to Texans wide receiver Andre Johnson.
Some of the NFL team's cheerleaders helped the needy children push shopping baskets that quickly filled with dolls, electronic toys, iPads and other holiday treats.
Track officials say approval on Tuesday by Indiana Motorsports Commission will allow it to move ahead on arranging financing for the projects.
State legislators in April approved the assistance plan directing growth in sales and income tax collections from the track and a new ticket fee toward paying off the $100 million loan over 20 years.
The Portland Planning Board has postponed a decision on allowing the proposed mixed-use redevelopment of the city's Bayside neighborhood after several people spoke against it at a public hearing.
The Portland Press Herald (http://bit.ly/18BoAcx ) reports that about 50 people spoke at the meeting, with about two-thirds opposed.
The Kansas Bureau of Investigation is investigating after Riley County police shot and wounded a man outside a Manhattan hotel.
Riley County police spokesman Matthew Droge says in a news release that police were called to the Quality Inn and Suites early Tuesday on reports that someone was firing shots outside the hotel.