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  • Voice of the People, Apr. 18

    Hate crimes Trying to make sense of the senseless, many are asking what precipitated the murders of three people outside a Jewish retirement facility and community center in America's heartland. The question begs an excuse for an act so heinous there are...
  • Gov. Malloy To Visit With Seniors Tuesday

    Gov. Dannel Malloy and Lt. Gov. Nancy Wyman will hold a community forum with senior citizens Tuesday, from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m., at 330 Park Ave. Malloy plans to discuss responsible management of the state's finances, efforts to support job growth,...
  • Ex-con, ex-governor Edwards raises $33,000 in Louisiana run for Congress

    (Reuters) - Former Louisiana Governor, Edwin Edwards, a convicted felon now running for the U.S. Congress, has raised nearly $33,000 in donations since launching his campaign last month, according to a contribution report. The 86-year-old Democrat, who...
  • Taliban negotiator under house arrest in UAE, says Afghanistan

    KABUL (Reuters) - A leading Taliban peace negotiator has been placed under house arrest in the United Arab Emirates, officials said on Thursday, dealing a blow to President Hamid Karzai's efforts to jump-start a nascent Afghan peace process before leaving...
  • China backs away from price controls on basic drugs

    BEIJING/SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China has backtracked on its policy of capping retail prices on medicines and will allow pharmaceutical companies to set prices for some drugs, after criticism that controls had caused a drug drought that derailed treatment...
  • NATO denies Putin's allegation Rasmussen secretly taped conversation

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) - NATO dismissed as "complete nonsense" on Thursday an allegation by Russian President Vladimir Putin that NATO chief Anders Fogh Rasmussen, in his previous role as Danish prime minister, had secretly taped and leaked a private...
  • Iraq's draft child marriage law seen as political stunt - and sign of times

    BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Proposals that would legalize the marriage of nine-year-old Iraqi girls are unlikely to become law, but indicate the growing role of religion in a country some fear is going down the path of neighboring theocracy Iran. Based on Shi'...
  • Columbia Election Candidate: Suzanne Waller

    This is one in a series of submitted candidate profiles for the Columbia Association Elections.  The Columbia Association will hold elections on Saturday, April 26. During the elections, Columbia residents who pay the Columbia Association assessed fee...
  • BOJ keeps upbeat view on regional Japan, sees limited tax hike impact

    TOKYO (Reuters) - The Bank of Japan maintained its upbeat view on most of the country's regional economies, adding to reassurances from its governor that the world's third-largest economy can ride out the pain from a sales tax hike without additional...
  • Obama, Abe to battle negative images at U.S.-Japan summit

    TOKYO/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - When U.S. President Barack Obama meets Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe at a summit next week, they will be battling negative undercurrents that could undermine their message that Asia's most important security alliance is...
  • Wisconsin Gov. Walker won't say whether he would finish four-year term if re-elected

    MADISON, Wis. A day after he formally announced his re-election bid, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker declined to say Wednesday whether he would serve a full four-year term if re-elected. In comments to reporters, Walker also tested the idea that he may...