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  1. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Buck stops with me over midterm poll losses, admits Obama

    Posted Nov 10th 2014, 09:42pm by AFP

    ... as the head of the party, it doesn't do well, I've got to take responsibility for it," Obama said. The Republicans snatched control of the Senate, tightened their grip on the House ... Obama against taking unilateral action on immigration. Boehner said he had told Obama such a move would "poison the well", and that there was "no chance" for immigration ...

  2. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Stomach bug strikes down Maryland food safety conference

    Posted Apr 30th 2014, 08:47pm by Reuters

    ... poisoning. Most of those affected complained of diarrhoea, the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene said. Local health officials have heard from about 400 of the 1,300 attendees ... for Disease Control and Prevention, and food companies such as McDonald's, Tyson Foods and ConAgra Foods. "We are working on evaluating possible exposures and doing testing at the Maryland ...

  3. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Malibu divided over fears of toxic chemical cover-up in public school

    Posted Oct 20th 2014, 05:13am by GDN

    ... Sunshine still glints off the surf, and the name continues to evoke a certain kind of paradise but, to many residents, it feels as if poison has snaked into Malibu. This rugged outpost of Los ... They found that some caulking sealants in the buildings had PCB levels 7,400 times higher than legal limits. The parents demanded the school do more tests and erect temporary classrooms. The school ...

  4. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Agrobusiness giants take Kauai to court over bio-tech crop regulations

    Posted Jan 12th 2014, 11:29pm by Reuters

    ... on the island and on the mainland US from organisations and individuals who say heavy pesticide use by the agrochemical companies is poisoning people and the environment. "They chose to use their money and legal power to bully us in the courts," Hooser said. "These companies do not want our county to set a precedent that other communities are going to follow." Similar ...

  5. News - China - UNITED STATES

    Notes to Obama and Mayor Bloomberg 'contained gun threats'

    Posted May 31st 2013, 10:48am by Associated Press in Washington

    ... Associated Press in Washington A suspicious letter mailed to the White House was similar to two threatening, poison-laced letters on the gun control debate sent to New York Mayor Michael ... by a White House mail screening facility. Two similar letters postmarked in Louisiana and sent to Bloomberg in New York and his gun control group in Washington contained traces of the deadly poison ...

  6. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Mentally ill woman and her daughter 'lived in slavery' in Ohio basement

    Posted Jun 20th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... horrific acts." The woman, who was not named, was made to stay with repeated threats that her daughter- who is now five or six- would be harmed or taken away from her if she did not do as she ... and chest with a permanent marker at one point, charging papers said. The lengthy list of chores included taking care of a menagerie that included a poisonous coral snake, a ball python ...

  7. News - World - UNITED STATES

    300,000 without water in Charleston, West Virginia, after chemical spill

    Posted Jan 12th 2014, 06:05am by AP, Reuters, WASHINGTON POST

    ... Agencies in West Virginia 300,000 in and around West Virginia capital forced to rely on tankers, having been told tapwater unusable even to take showers or do laundry Chemical spill halts ... it might be safe again even to take showers and do laundry. The spill brought the state's capital and most populous city to a virtual standstill, closing schools and offices and forcing ...

  8. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Race to find survivors after ‘nightmare’ Texas blast

    Posted Apr 19th 2013, 10:26am by Agence France-Presse in West, Texas

    ... to monitor for hazardous emissions. Officials said they do not yet know what caused the explosion, but are treating the factory site as a crime scene until they rule out foul play. The West ... maimed. Americans also were on edge after letters apparently laced with the deadly poison ricin were sent to Obama and a US senator. A 45-year-old Mississippi man has been arrested and charged ...

  9. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Hagel, Kerry on last mission for Vietnam generation

    Posted Jan 09th 2013, 02:49pm by Agence France-Presse in Washington

    ... to run second-term national security policy. The societal poison stirred by Vietnam embittered almost every US election between 1968 and 2004, but now seems finally drained. But the foreign ... Americans to fight and bleed in the dirt and mud, that’s something we only do when it’s absolutely necessary.” Hagel, like Kerry, voted in 2002 to authorise president George W. Bush to invade Iraq. ...



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