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  1. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Tornadoes strike Oklahoma City again, killing at least nine

    Posted Jun 02nd 2013, 12:00am by AGENCIES

    ... Agencies in Oklahoma Eleven days after savage twister flattened suburb of Moore, Midwestern community awakes again to scene of destruction and at least nine deaths Round two for Oklahoma City as tornadoes strike Eleven days after a tornado killed 24 people and destroyed hundreds of homes, Oklahoma City and its suburbs awoke yesterday to the aftermath of Round 2. A storm ...

  2. News - Asia - KOREAN PENINUSULA

    North Korea approves nuclear strike on US as Hagel admits 'real and clear danger'

    Posted Apr 04th 2013, 08:36am by Agence France-Presse in Seoul

    ... Agence France-Presse in Seoul North Korea dramatically escalated its warlike rhetoric on Thursday, warning that it had authorised plans for nuclear strikes on targets in the United States. ... nuclear strike means”. “The merciless operation of our revolutionary armed forces in this regard has been finally examined and ratified,” the statement said. Last month, North Korea threatened ...

  3. US and mainland strike rare deal to try accused officials

    Posted Sep 13th 2005, 12:00am by Elaine Wu

    ... Elaine Wu Two former Bank of China officials who fled with their families to the United States to escape embezzlement charges have rejected a plea bargain jointly arranged by Chinese and American authorities, co-operation which could pave the way for furt ...

  4. Striking the right balance to keep terrorists at bay

    Posted Jan 04th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... strike a balance, the terrorists will already have won. ...

  5. News - Asia - KOREAN PENINSULA

    North Korea claims to have rockets extending to US mainland

    Posted Oct 10th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Seoul Threat comes after US-S Korean deal extending S Korea's missile range; statement is doubted N Korea claims to have rockets able to strike US land North Korea said yesterday it possessed rockets capable of striking the United States mainland, as it slammed a new US-South Korean deal to extend the range of the South's missile systems ...

  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    US must renew ban on private ownership of assault weapons

    Posted Dec 18th 2012, 12:00am

    ... will prevail, the gun lobby will be forced onto the back foot, and Americans who believe in the right to bear arms with deep conviction will see the need to strike a balance. But history does not hold ... ammunition magazines. That would be a start on striking a balance. Anything less now would be unworthy of the memory of 20 children and the teachers who died trying to save them. ...

  7. News - China

    China, US to form group on climate change

    Posted Apr 15th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... concerning "climate change and its worsening impacts". Those included rising global temperatures, rapid melting of Arctic sea ice and "the striking incidence of extreme weather events ...

  8. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Ex-congressman Jesse Jackson Jnr accused of misuse of campaign funds

    Posted Feb 17th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... months in prison after striking a plea deal with prosecutors, one of his lawyers said. His wife, Sandra, was also charged with submitting false tax returns, according to documents filed in US ...

  9. Comment - Letters

    Letters to the Editor, May 9, 2013

    Posted May 09th 2013, 12:00am

    ... No wonder that most of these prisoners have started a hunger strike, their only weapon to get the outside world's attention. Justice in court is a basic human right. As long as Washington ...

  10. Sport - Soccer - WORLD CUP QUALIFIERS

    Tottenham striker Clint Dempsey's double helps US beat Guatemala 3-1

    Posted Oct 18th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... in the 10th minute to equalise, setting the stage for Dempsey's double strike. Jamaica and Guatemala each finished three wins, two losses and one draw in group A but Jamaica moved on due ...




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