Tag Archives: Washington D.C.

20Mar/15

Bolivian child musical prodigy shines in Washington DC

A nine-year-old Bolivian child prodigy, who also happens to be blind, captivates crowds during a performance at the World Bank in Washington D.C.
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09Mar/15

U.S. justices show support for Muslim woman denied job due to head scarf

A majority of U.S. Supreme Court justices express support for a Muslim woman denied a job at Abercrombie & Fitch because she wore a head scarf.

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02Mar/15

Obama discusses Israel, tells Reuters exclusively Iran must halt nuclear work for decade

In an exclusive interview with Reuters, U.S. President Barack Obama discusses the U.S.-Israeli relationship, its effect on the Iran nuclear talks, and the state of those negotiations.
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02Mar/15

Obama sharply criticizes China’s plans for new technology rules

President Barack Obama in a Reuters interview criticizes China’s plans for new rules on U.S. tech companies, urging Beijing to change a policy that Obama says would allow the Chinese government to “snoop.”
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02Mar/15

Netanyahu arrives in U.S. for Iran speech to Congress

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu arrives in Washington ahead of controversial Iran speech to Congress.
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26Feb/15

Tougher Internet rules hit US cable, telecom companies

U.S. regulators impose the toughest rules yet on Internet service providers, aiming to ensure fair treatment of all web traffic through their networks.
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22Feb/15

U.S. homeland security chief worried about al Shabaab mall threat

U.S. Homeland Security chief Jeh Johnson urges vigilance following a threat made by Somali-based Islamist militants against shopping malls, including the Mall of America in Minnesota.
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17Feb/15

Defense Secretary Carter sworn in, calls for ‘best use’ of tax dollars

New U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter is sworn in by Vice President Joe Biden in a ceremony at the White House.
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10Feb/15

What DSK Knew

(BVO) – Outside the courthouse, topless women protest as Dominique Strauss-Kahn heads into court.

Inside the courthouse the former IMF chief faces pimping charges.
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10Feb/15

White House confirms death of hostage Kayla Mueller, but cannot say how she died

White House says, regardless of what caused the death of hostage Kayla Mueller, Islamic State is held responsible.
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