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5 Living U.S. Presidents Unite for Bush-43 Presidential Library Dedication
Jimmy Carter, Bill Clinton and George H.W. Bush join Bush-43 and President Obama for ceremony.
Israel's Netanyahu Mired in Series of Corruption Allegations
Israel's prime minister is mired in a series of eye-popping corruption investigations in a country that has already jailed a prime minister and president
Israeli Police Question Netanyahu Again Over Graft Suspicion
Israeli police have questioned Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu for the second time over allegations that he improperly accepted gifts from wealthy supporters, pressing ahead with a probe that has threatened to challenge his long leadership
Bush Revisits His Legacy at Library Opening
George W. Bush's legacy has officially been enshrined in Dallas. At a warm bipartisan gathering of all five living U.S. presidents, foreign dignitaries, and former administration officials at Southern Methodist University on Thursday, the 43rd president welcomed the opening of his library and
Israel's Netanyahu Takes Heat After Obama Victory
JERUSALEM – He never said so publicly, but the widely held assumption was that Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu supported Mitt Romney on his quest for the presidency. They are both from conservative parties, they were friends from their days at Boston Consulting Group in...
The Global Note: Another Band-aid for Europe?…Showdown In Cairo…In Niger, Daughters, Dowries & Hunger
GLOBAL CRI$i$: EASING PAIN IN SPAIN…WORRY OVER CHINA -BAILOUT FOR BANKS…A key step for a key piece of the Eurozone debt puzzle: As Richard DAVIES reports, Eurozone finance ministers have come up with bailout terms for Spain’s troubled banks, saying nearly $37 billion can be...
Israel's Leaders Increasingly Isolated on Iran
The past week has seen stinging rejections by former top officials of the war footing Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Defense Minister Ehud Barak have put Israel on with regards to Iran. The harsh criticism, in which the pair was accused of “messianic feelings,” exposed...
Sept. 30: Day in History
Dia en Historia Giorno Nella Storia Tag in der Geschichte Sept. 30 is International Translation Day, a day to acknowledge the vital work done by translators and interpreters around the world. The date was selected by the International Federation of Translators to coincide with the...
King Abdullah and George Mitchell: Tough Road Ahead for Mideast Peace
King Abdullah II of Jordan , a key American ally and advocate of the Middle East peace process , says he does not have much hope for progress on negotiations between Israelis and Palestinians in the coming months. "My instincts tell me not to expect much over the next couple of months,