Kevin Rudd News
Concerns Arise Over U.S. Relations with New Egypt
Questions Have Arisen About Egypt's Uncertain Future and the Political Stability of the Middle East.
Australian Opposition Leader Makes Health Center of Election
Opposition leader Bill Shorten has used his center-left Labor Party's official campaign launch to cast July 2 general elections as a referendum on the future of Australia's universal health care system
The Rocky Path To Citizenship
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES TWO ROADS DIVERGED: Nearly six in 10 Americans support a path to citizenship for illegal immigrants, according to the latest ABC News-Washington Post poll out today, but Republicans are firm in their opposition by a wide margin — a challenge...
The Global Note: Landmark In Egypt…Baghdad Bombs…Pope To World: Quiet Down…Pass The Grenade!
EGYPT ENDS EMERGENCY LAW From Alex MARQUARDT in Cairo: Big news here: head of the military council Field Marshal Tantawi just finished speaking – the day before the first anniversary of the revolution – and just announced the end of the detested emergency law after...
Australian Foreign Minister Stopped Over Veggie Spread
Reported by Seniboye Tienabeso: Just because it’s a national treasure, and you are the Australian foreign minister, doesn’t mean that U.S. Customs officials will allow you to bring in a food that many here consider to be, well, an acquired taste. Kevin Rudd was briefly detained...
President Obama Visits Louisiana for a 3rd Time Since the BP Oil Spill
GRAND ISLE, LA. -- President Obama will touch down in New Orleans later today, where he’ll meet with some Gulf state governors and be briefed by the National Incident Commander for Deepwater BP oil spill response, Coast Guard Admiral Thad...
Abby Sunderland Feared Lost at Sea
Crew Receives Repeated Distress Signals, Loses Contact With 16-Year-Old Attempting Circumnavigation
Too Young? Teen Attempts Solo Sail Around World
Detractors Call 16-Year-Old Abby Sunderland's Goal Foolhardy; Parents Say She's Prepared
A List of 'Psychologies' in the Global Warming Story
Go hunting for psychological elements in the global warming story and you find them by the dozens. Not just different types of denial and its silent twin, repression. And not just the "psychologies," so to speak, of how you react to those who appear to be in denial about global warming . (Ever