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  1. News - World - UNITED STATES

    War veterans protest at White House over US government shutdown

    Posted Oct 15th 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Washington War veterans take their protest to White House Veteran and "tea party" groups protested over the government shutdown in Washington, taking down barricades around the second world war memorial on the National Mall before marching to the gates of the White House. Police officers, some in riot gear, pushed back against the crowd when it got too close ...

  2. News - China - UNITED STATES

    Obama: China has benefitted from my absence at Asia summit

    Posted Oct 09th 2013, 10:11am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Washington US President warns that government shutdown hurting US credibility 'Chinese don't mind I'm not there' US President Barack Obama said on Tuesday that China had probably taken advantage of his absence from a summit in Asia this week and he warned that the government shutdown and fiscal debate were hurting US credibility abroad. Obama last week ...

  3. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Missing patient found dead in San Francisco hospital stairwell

    Posted Oct 11th 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in San Francisco Missing patient found dead in hospital stairwell A British-born woman who mysteriously disappeared from her San Francisco hospital bed was found dead 17 days later in a stairwell in the same medical centre, after a massive search that saw tour bus operators hand out flyers. A San Francisco General Hospital worker found the body of Lynne Spalding, 57, during ...

  4. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Pentagon set to recall most of its civilian staff sent home in shutdown

    Posted Oct 06th 2013, 02:20pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Washington Getting 350,000 employees back to work could reduce government shutdown's impact on forces Pentagon set to recall most of its civilian staff The Pentagon said it would recall the vast majority of around 350,000 civilian Defence Department employees sent home during the US government shutdown, a move that could greatly lessen the impact of Washington ...

  5. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Q&A: how and when default on US debt could happen

    Posted Oct 09th 2013, 03:36am by Reuters

    ... Reuters The US is careening towards what could be a calamitous default on its debt because of political dysfunction in Washington. The Treasury says it will hit the nation's US$16.7 trillion debt cap by October 17. Here are some questions and answers about how and when default could happen Q&A How could the United States default? Washington takes in about 70 cents in taxes ...

  6. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Obamacare launch poised to reach millions despite shutdown drama

    Posted Oct 01st 2013, 09:49am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Washington Budget office initiated US government's first partial shutdown in 17 years after deadline passes Millions of Americans will learn on Tuesday what President Barack Obama’s landmark healthcare law actually means for them, as the administration opens new insurance marketplaces in 50 states despite a government shutdown. The launch marks a milestone ...

  7. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Man dies after self-immolation on National Mall in Washington

    Posted Oct 05th 2013, 12:17pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Washington Man self-immolates on Mall in Washington A man has died after setting himself on fire on the National Mall in Washington. Police responded to an emergency call about a fire shortly before 4.30pm on the Mall. The man was airlifted to hospital after bystanders used the shirts off their backs to tamp down the flames, police and witnesses said. The man, who ...

  8. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Small jet crashes into hangar at California airport

    Posted Sep 30th 2013, 03:51pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters No immediate reports of casualties after the crash at Santa Monica Airport A small business jet landing at Santa Monica Airport in California swerved off the runway and struck a nearby hangar, authorities said on Sunday, before apparently catching on fire. There were no immediate reports of casualties. The twin-engine Cessna Citation, which departed from Hailey, Idaho, ...

  9. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Impact of US federal government shutdown more than inconvenience

    Posted Oct 01st 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Washington Impact of shutdown more than an inconvenience The most iconic image from the last big shutdown of the US federal government in 1995 was also its most misleading. It was a sign on the door of Air and Space Museum in Washington saying, "Due to the Federal Government shutdown, the Smithsonian Institution must be closed. We regret the inconvenience." ...

  10. News - World - UNITED STATES

    FBI says Navy Yard killer believed his mind was being controlled

    Posted Sep 27th 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Washington FBI claims Aaron Alexis' electronic media revealed delusional belief that electromagnetic waves were influencing his behaviour Navy Yard killer felt his mind was controlled The FBI has released chilling surveillance video and photos of Navy Yard shooter Aaron Alexis, saying he believed electromagnetic waves had been controlling him for months before ...




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