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  1. News - World - UNITED STATES

    On 9/11 anniversary, Obama vows US will never 'give in to fear'

    Posted Sep 12th 2014, 05:48am by Reuters

    ... flew at half-mast. In New York, relatives of those killed when two hijacked airliners slammed into the World Trade Centre gathered at ground zero to remember the dead. The ceremony began, ...

  2. News - Asia - UNITED STATES

    Jeffrey Fowle, American freed from detention in North Korea, has joyful family reunion

    Posted Oct 23rd 2014, 03:59am by AP

    ... Associated Press in Washington Jeffrey Fowle, detained after leaving a Bible in nightclub, hugs wife and children at US air base following his surprise release a day earlier N. Korea detainee has joyful reunion An American detained for nearly half a year in North Korea returned to an emotional homecoming yesterday amid tears of joy and hugs from his wife and surprised children. ...

  3. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Visa system for migrant victims of crime depends on where they live in US

    Posted Oct 23rd 2014, 05:20am by Reuters

    ... a city with less than half New York's population. Oakland, California, has less than 5 per cent of New York's population, yet 2,992 immigrants were verified there during the same ...

  4. News - World - UNITED STATES

    US military bracing for warmed-up world, says defence chief Chuck Hagel

    Posted Oct 14th 2014, 10:49pm by GDN

    ... which houses the biggest concentration of US forces- already floods during high tides and severe storms, and could see an additional half-metre of sea-level rise in the next 20 years. Meanwhile, ...

  5. Property - International - UNITED STATES

    Non-bank lenders offer easy credit to US landlords as rental market grows

    Posted Oct 08th 2014, 07:16am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in New York Loans to property owners mark shift to less regulated shadow banking, with non-banks accounting for a quarter of home loans in the first half Lenders offer easy credit ... Voccola. "These loans take a half an hour to do." In contrast, regular mortgages require rigorous checks of income, credit history and outstanding debts and it usually takes weeks ...

  6. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Last original native American Indian Navajo Code Talker dies

    Posted Jun 05th 2014, 11:15am by Agence France-Presse in Washington

    ... He was 93. Flags will be flown at half-mast until June 8 on the tribe’s territory in the United States. “The power of our language was shared with the world during the second world war when ...

  7. Property - International - UNITED STATES

    US Supreme Court to rule on housing discrimination law

    Posted Oct 08th 2014, 07:16am by Bloomberg

    ... claims, and not what standards applied if those claims did go forward. Texas had sought review on both questions. The court will consider the case in the first half of next year. ...

  8. News - World - UNITED STATES

    US army opens gruelling ranger school to women soldiers

    Posted Sep 16th 2014, 10:46pm by AFP

    ... performing long-distance patrols, simulated raids and parachute jumps while under intense physical and psychological stress. The troops typically train for 20 hours a day. About half of those taking ...

  9. Property - International - UNITED STATES

    Technology tenants transform Chicago district into top office market

    Posted Sep 17th 2014, 05:52am by Bloomberg

    ... at its headquarters at 600 W Chicago Avenue, according to CoStar. For more than half of the 20th century, River North was an industrial and storage hub. In the 1960s, the area started to decline ...

  10. Property - International - UNITED STATES

    Fund bets on next trendy district in New York

    Posted Aug 20th 2014, 05:21am by BLOOM

    ... cent in the first half of this year from a year earlier, with Bedford-Stuyvesant, Bushwick and Crown Heights accounting for about a quarter of transactions, according to a report by Ariel ...




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