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  • Obama: Happy Hanukkah, and you can Photoshop my lip for the picture

     
    Hanukkah reception highlights White house evening for Barack and Michelle Obama...
  • ISRAEL: More help on the way to fight Carmel fire

     
    As more international help continues to fly into Israel to help combat the fire decimating the Carmel woodland, the worst in the country's history, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu expressed thanks for the many helping hands. He has spoken with 30......
  • Mexican commander suggested martial law to combat drug violence, cable shows

     
    As drug-related violence spiraled out of control across several regions of Mexico last year, the commanding general of Mexico's army raised the possibility of invoking martial law in the most severely affected areas, a leaked U.S. diplomatic cable...
  • ISRAEL: Carmel fire is finally under control

     
    The massive aerial offensive is over. The efforts of dozens of assorted aircraft that flew hundreds of sorties in three days were crowned by two round trips of the gigantic Evergreen supertanker that finished off the job, the peak of......
  • ISRAEL: Concern over Latin American recognition of Palestinian state

     
    First came Brazil. In a public letter addressed to Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas last week, Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva said his country "recognizes a Palestinian state on the 1967 borders." The statement came in response...
  • MOROCCO: For cheap Saudi oil, Rabat broke ties with Iran, cracked down on Shiites, leaked cable says

     
    At Saudi Arabia's urging, Morocco broke ties with Iran and began a domestic campaign against Moroccan Shiites in exchange for economic trade-offs, an Egyptian diplomat told sources at the U.S. Embassy in Rabat, according to a leaked U.S. diplomatic cable....
  • Nicaragua's Daniel Ortega dubbed 'Chavez Mini-Me' in leaked U.S. cables

     
    The president of Nicaragua, Daniel Ortega, has received almost $1 billion in aid from President Hugo Chavez of Venezuela -- sometimes in "suitcases full of cash" sent from Caracas -- a relationship that prompted a U.S. diplomat to dub Ortega a "Chavez...
  • Why the WikiLeakers are not quite Rosa Parks

     
    When Julian Assange talks about transparency and our right to know about our government, he has at least a fighting chance of winning over the public. He stakes out a difficult but righteous position: that the media deserve special latitude......
  • WEST BANK: Palestinian reaction to U.S. reversal on settlement freeze

     
    Palestinian politicians and analysts said Wednesday that they were not surprised that the U.S. government had failed to get Israel to agree to a temporary settlement freeze as a precondition for resuming Palestinian-Israeli peace negotiations. To them, It...
  • Chiapas to California: preserving forests for dollars?

     
    The Mexican state of Chiapas, home to the left-wing Zapatista revolt of the mid-1990s, is now eager to join a most capitalist enterprise: California’s upcoming cap-and-trade market for carbon emissions. Chiapas Gov. Juan Antonio Sabines Guerrero and...
  • Circus clowns at Orlando Science Center, Orlando Museum of Art

     
    Circus “Ambassadors of Laughter” will present lighthearted antics at two cultural venues this weekend as they offer a sneak preview of “Fully Charged,” the all-new 141st edition of “The Greatest Show On Earth” playing...