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  1. News - World - UNITED STATES

    London imam Abu Hamza convicted of US terrorism charges

    Posted May 20th 2014, 09:48am by Reuters in New York

    ... Reuters in New York New York jury takes less than two days to find Islamist preacher extradited from the UK guilty on 11 counts of terrorism after four-week trial London imam Abu Hamza ... at London’s Finsbury Park mosque, which earned him notoriety as one of Britain’s most prominent radical Islamic voices. Many of his words were played at trial, including an interview in which Abu ...

  2. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Growing numbers of Americans renounce United States citizenship

    Posted Apr 28th 2014, 05:04am by AP

    ... in London. Last autumn, singer Tina Turner, a resident of Switzerland since 1995, relinquished her US passport. In recent years, federal officials have increased pursuit of potential tax evaders, ...

  3. Property - International - UNITED STATES

    Rising mortgage rates hammer US housing sales

    Posted Apr 30th 2014, 05:50am by Bloomberg

    ... to say that the market's recovery was faltering, said Paul Diggle, a housing economist with London-based Capital Economics. Bad weather accounted for slower sales in parts of the northeast ...

  4. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Michelle Obama's 50th birthday party attracts a cast of stars

    Posted Jan 20th 2014, 11:28pm by AFP

    ... reportedly also included Bill and Hillary Clinton, former Beatle Paul McCartney, former Olympic figure skater Michelle Kwan and singer James Taylor. Michelle Obama turned 50 on Friday to national ...

  5. Property - International - UNITED STATES

    US homeowners look to peak spring season to claw back equity lost in 2007 crash

    Posted Feb 12th 2014, 04:29am by Bloomberg

    ... the pace of price gains to drop back," said Paul Diggle, property economist for Capital Economics in London. Lawrence Yun, the Realtors group's chief economist, said: "Buyer ...

  6. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Manslaughter conviction of Michael Jackson doctor Conrad Murray upheld

    Posted Jan 16th 2014, 10:40am by Reuters in Los Angeles

    ... of comeback concerts in London, died unexpectedly in 2009 at age 50 from an overdose of the surgical anaesthetic, propofol. Prosecutors successfully argued at the trial that Murray, who was hired ...

  7. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Bill de Blasio sworn in as New York mayor, succeeding Michael Bloomberg

    Posted Jan 02nd 2014, 04:17pm by Reuters in New York

    ... to take a two-week vacation in Hawaii and New Zealand with his longtime girlfriend, Diana Taylor. Then, the billionaire, who has homes in Bermuda and London, has said he will focus on his ...

  8. News - World - UNITED STATES

    'Supercop' Bratton returns as New York police chief

    Posted Dec 06th 2013, 05:38am by AFP

    ... their civil rights. This is an administration that will do both." Bratton is also a former police commissioner of Boston and was once approached to take charge of London's Metropolitan ...

  9. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Psalm book fetches record US$14.2m at New York auction

    Posted Nov 27th 2013, 04:59pm by AP

    ... psalms – puritans believed selected paraphrases would compromise their salvation. The 1,700 copies were printed on a press shipped from London. A yellowed title page, adorned with decorative ...

  10. Property - International - UNITED STATES

    Rising supply, waning demand cool United States house bidding wars

    Posted Nov 20th 2013, 05:12am by Bloomberg

    ... last month suggests that the steady rise in mortgage interest rates has hit sales activity harder than we had thought," wrote Paul Diggle, London-based property economist at the firm. ...




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