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  1. News - China - UNITED STATES

    United States offers rare praise to China over growing role in Afghanistan

    Posted Oct 30th 2014, 02:16pm by Reuters in Beijing

    ... commitment to the region as Western troops pull out. The comments, made by a senior State Department official, are rare US praise for Beijing, which this week hosts Afghan President Ashraf Ghani ... that improving coordination on “terror-finance” issues at the United Nations would be an area of US-China discussion in the future. China, connected to Afghanistan by a narrow, almost impassable mountain ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1628188/united-states-offers-rare-praise-china-over-growing-role-afghanistan
  2. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Barack Obama delays United States immigration reform as mid-term polls loom

    Posted Sep 08th 2014, 04:30am by AP

    ... Jimenez, managing director of United We Dream, said the decision was "another slap to the face of the Latino and immigrant community". "We are bitterly disappointed in the president ... Cotton, an Iraq war veteran, are in a dead heat, according to polls. But Pryor is using a card played by few swing-state Democrats: "Obamacare". Louisiana In the land of big oil, Senator ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1587406/barack-obama-delays-united-states-immigration-reform-mid-term-polls-loom
  3. News - World - UNITED STATES

    77,000 foreign banks agree to share tax information with United States

    Posted Jun 03rd 2014, 10:07am

    ... Associated Press It will soon get a lot harder to use overseas accounts to hide income and assets from the US tax collectors. More than 77,000 foreign banks, investment funds and other financial institutions have agreed to share information about US account holders with the Internal Revenue Service as part of a crackdown on offshore tax evasion, the United States Treasury ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1524333/77000-foreign-banks-agree-share-tax-info-united-states
  4. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Smart gun opponents in the United States force a sales rethink

    Posted May 05th 2014, 05:43am by THE WASHINGTON POST

    ... guns The latest skirmish over the United States' first smart gun, marked last week by death threats against a Maryland gun dealer who wanted to sell the weapon, has raised doubts about its ... under which only smart handguns can be sold there within three years of being sold anywhere in the country. The law, they fear, will be replicated in other states. Similar proposals have been ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1504327/smart-gun-opponents-united-states-force-sales-rethink
  5. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Growing numbers of Americans renounce United States citizenship

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

    ... saw there was something more. Her United States passport had four holes punched through it from cover to cover. Her departure from life as an American was stamped final, with the words: ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1498385/growing-numbers-americans-renounce-united-states-citizenship
  6. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Powdered alcohol product Palcohol set for launch in the United States

    Posted Apr 22nd 2014, 11:06pm by AFP

    ... It will be sold anywhere where liquor can be sold," said the company, adding it will be available in the United States, as well as abroad and online. A patent for the mixture is pending. In response ... there in the coming months. Palcohol is made by Lipsmark in the state of Arizona and will come in six varieties of single-drink pouches, the company website says. Drinkers can stir in simple water for a shot ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1494635/powdered-alcohol-product-palcohol-set-launch-united-states
  7. News - World - UNITED STATES

    First woman-to-woman HIV infection confirmed in United States

    Posted Mar 14th 2014, 08:23pm by NYT

    ... McClatchy-Tribune First woman-to-woman HIV infection confirmed The first confirmed case of a woman contracting HIV from another woman during sex has been reported by the Centres for Disease Control and Prevention in the United States. Although there have been reports of women transmitting the virus to other women through sexual activity, they have been difficult to prove. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1448766/first-woman-woman-hiv-infection-confirmed-united-states
  8. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Girl Guide entrepreneurs got to pot in the United States with cookie sales

    Posted Feb 24th 2014, 04:37am by AP

    ... Associated Press in Phoenix, Arizona Girl Guide entrepreneurs go to pot with cookie sales Customers of some medical marijuana dispensaries in the United States are discovering ... to all the parents and hope that they will follow them," de Queljoe said. Lauren Gooding, an oncology nurse who is the president of TruMed, runs the state-licensed marijuana dispensary ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1433720/girl-guide-entrepreneurs-got-pot-united-states-cookie-sales
  9. Property - International - UNITED STATES

    Rising supply, waning demand cool United States house bidding wars

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

    ... according to Erin Stumpf, his real estate agent. In states such as California, Arizona and Nevada, where bidding wars have fuelled the United States' largest gains in home prices, booming ... has held back some buyers, while the government shutdown may have weakened confidence, said Michael Orr, director of the Centre for Real Estate Theory and Practice at Arizona State University. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/international/article/1360336/rising-supply-waning-demand-cool-united-states-house-bidding
  10. News - World - UNITED STATES

    United States teacher fights back against 'revenge porn'

    Posted Nov 16th 2013, 04:37am by AP

    ... to what's called "revenge porn", and it's legal everywhere in the US but California and New Jersey. An increasing number of states are considering whether to make it illegal to post ... run foul of the US constitution's first amendment, which protects free speech. Mary Anne Franks, a law professor at the University of Miami who is helping states draft revenge porn laws, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1357420/united-states-teacher-fights-back-against-revenge-porn

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