n the grounds, so fertilizers can be applied to the soil surface. "When we heard that St. James Park was so trampled from the protest that were here last summer ... we saw how bad.
nt of all Chileans." Bachelet, 62, won the run-off with 62 percent of the votes and will take office on March 11, 2014. Bachelet of the center-left New Majority coalition and a fo.SEE PORTFOLIO
ashar al- Assad are breaking with the government as the violence plaguing the country has entered its 17th month and is intensifying. Brig Gen. Manaf Tlass, a commander in Syria's .READ MORE
ered," Clinton said at a joint press conference with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov at the State Department.? Full story Special Report: Foreign Military Intervention in L.READ MORE
becoming President Barack Obama's second defense chief. (Xinhua) WASHINGTON, July 1 (Xinhua) -- Leon Panetta was sworn in Friday as the U.S. defense secretary, becoming Presiden.READ MORE
Cuba and Nepal. A study by Jennifer L. Lawless from American University and Richard L. Fox from Loyola Marymount University also finds that women remain severely underrepresented .READ MORE
rning, but only to find it cancelled shortly after she arrived. "I'm hot; I'm tired; It's a business trip so I just kind of want to get it over with," she said. "I'm a little bit f.READ MORE
, authorities said. Ballistic experts found at least 20 shells of AK-47 rifles at the scene, frequently used by organized criminal groups in the country. Hernandez was a member of .READ MORE
LN has about 3,000. Costa Rican and Honduran presidents attended the event in appreciation of Colombia's training of security forces in their countries. BOGOTA, Aug. 2 (Xinhua) -- .READ MORE
long-standing consumer of Bolivian exports and a partner in development projects. However, diplomatic relations between the two countries suffered a heavy blow after Bolivia's Pres.
ing inefficiencies and trim redundancies. Panetta said the current force has grown more lethal and more capable in counterterrorism and counterinsurgency operations in the ten yea.
ian government's plan to buy a fleet of F-35 stealth fighter jets has become an important campaign issue, with Prime Minster Stephen Harper defending the decision again Sunday. His .
registered a record high of 695 forest fires as over 20,000 hectares were blackened by forest fires from January to May, Cuba's drought season. The drought has been worsened by th.