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Pentagon Urges Press to Ignore Documents Due to Be Released on WikiLeaks

On Monday, the Pentagon has asked news press and media not to use in their reports the classified US documents that are to be released by WikiLeaks. Spokesman Col. David…

Geithner: “US Will Not Devalue the Dollar for Export Advantage”

Timothy Geither, the US Treasury secretary, stated during a meeting with business leaders of the Silicon Valley that the United States won’t devalue the dollar in order to gain an…

Nyad Cancels Swim from Cuba to Florida Due to Bad Weather

Diana Nyad, an experienced long-distance swimmer said on Friday that she was canceling her 100 miles swim that she was planning to start in Cuba and end in Florida. She…

$1.29 Trillion Deficit Experienced in Fiscal 2010

The Treasury Department revealed on Friday that the budget deficit for fiscal year 2010 decreased from 10 per cent in 2009 to nearly 9 per cent of gross domestic product…

Fraudsters Charged with Stealing up to $100m from Medicare

A number of people believed to be part of a criminal group from Armenia and America have been charged with swindling money from Medicare. The group was taken to court…

US Olympic Teams to be Coached by Deem and Valmon

Coaches Amy Deem and Andrew Valmon are set to prepare US Olympic teams ahead of the 2012 Olympics that will be held in London. Sources familiar with these processes said…

Could New York be next after Wal-Mart Won Chicago?

Earlier this year, Wal-Mart Store Inc was allowed to open two more stores in Chicago. This has raised questions among many people asking whether this huge retailer company will end…

Syria Accused Israel of Delaying the Peace Process

Bashar al-Assad, the Syrian president, officially launched accusations towards Israel on Monday, October 11, 2010, for hindering the peace process between the two countries. The Syrian President stated that the…

Amgen Tour of California to Start at Lake Tahoe

The biggest cycling event in the US, the Amgen Tour of California, will begin at Lake Tahoe in 2011. This is the first time this area is involved in the…

New York Proposes Ban on Food Stamp Benefit for Buying Sugary Drinks

In an effort to control obesity in the United States, Michael Bloomberg and David Paterson, the Mayor and Governor of New York, requested the U.S. government to ban food stamps…