. 27 (Xinhua) -- Port Coquitlam on Tuesday became the first municipality in the western Canadian province of British Columbia to impose an anti-bullying bylaw. The bylaw prohibits
Brazil, representing UNASUR, and a high ranking official from the Vatican will participate in the political dialogue. The talks are expected to begin Thursday with relevant politic
Friday. He said that when he took office, "the industry looked like it was going off a cliff." He defended his decision to rescue the big auto companies with an 86-billion-dollar
the local housing market. The median price of a home in Chicago was 287,500 U.S. dollars, up 6.8 percent from last year, the highest level in nearly seven years. In Chicago, 2,700
and killed these 14 prisoners. Most of them are fulfilling sentence for crimes of federal kind. The authorities did not say if there are injured prisoners. Meanwhile, the guards, fe
lous stalemate. The two-stage deal aimed at slashing deficit for more than 2 trillion U.S. dollars over the next decade, setting up a powerful congressional bipartisan committee to
is about 13,000 mph. At that speed, more than 20 times the speed of sound, a vehicle could fly from Los Angeles to New York City in 12 minutes, according to DARPA. "The ultimate
d the CFTC adopted the rules in accordance with the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act of 2010, requiring financial institutions to develop and implement a
supporters and sympathizers advocate for small government with reining federal spending as their top priority. While riding the wave of the conservative movement to get elected,
e and the navy, a well-trained Mexican rescue team Saturday saved a 35-year-old school teacher buried under the rubble. On Friday, the team also rescued seven survivors. Also on
said Stevens expressed to him in the letter announcing his retirement that it is in the best interests of the Supreme Court to have a successor appointed and confirmed before th
d not appear to suppress appetite. Both groups of mice were fed the same amount of high-fat food and could eat at any time. "There seems to be two prongs to this," said Lambert. "
spite Obama's push WASHINGTON, July 25 (Xinhua) -- With only one week away from an unprecedented default, the two political parties in Washington remain at odds over how to raise
t more proof that the current regime in Tehran poses the most significant threats to global peace and security today," he said. "We are compelled to take further action as a resul
on on Wednesday recommended up to 25 million dollars worth of aid to the Libyan opposition, including body armor and radio. The proposal needs to be authorized by the White House.