According to the Treasury International capital report, China, the largest foreign holder of U.S. Treasury securities, boosted its holdings by 26 billion dollars from June to 1.1.
pe that a formula of this nature will be found in the coming few weeks in order to enable us to keep moving forward."Full story Top Palestinian negotiator heads to U.S. for new Mid.SEE PORTFOLIO
y as 213 people, mostly children, have been hospitalized due to food poisoning in Acapulco, a major sea port on the Pacific coast of Mexico, an official said Sunday. They were affl.READ MORE
sent ships to track them, but negotiations went awry and gunfire was heard aboard the yacht. Special forces boarded the vessel and found the Americans shot dead. In all, 13 pirate.READ MORE
l from the explosion" and not the product of an opened well. The Coast Guard launched vessels with "skimming" capabilities Thursday to help clean up that spill, she said. Britain's.READ MORE
is, for the first time, allowing its recruiters to accept openly gay and lesbian applicants. But it also warned that applicants should be careful of revealing their sexual orient.READ MORE
debt default. Thursday stands as a crucial deadline -- the last day the federal government is certain to have enough money to pay its bills, and failure to raise the debt ceiling c.READ MORE
an Chamber of Commerce, where both sides expressed their interest in developing trade in economic sectors such as pharmaceutics, construction, energy and tourism. The 11th session .READ MORE
uld be better protected from Quebec separatists. Harper, who spent the 23rd day of the campaign on Sunday trying to win swing seats in southwest British Columbia, said the Quebec s.READ MORE
d to the windows of his house to shield it from the storm, according to the North Carolina Emergency Management Agency. BEIJING, Oct. 6 (Xinhua) -- An earthquake measuring 6.0 m.
tiveness of the SMEs in Nicaragua. Some 10.5 million euros (14.06 million dollars) would be offered to the Agricultural Technology Institute to support a program to produce seeds .
ction, while states receive 23 percent and the federal government, 12 percent. It was scheduled to be submitted to congress for approval before going into effect. During the presen .
uld be "somewhat more likely" to vote that way. Republican leaders, campaigning against the bill, have warned Democrats that their votes would weigh them down in November's electio.