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  • Malloy Orders Layoffs Today; No Deal Reached With Unions

    Malloy Orders Layoffs Today; No Deal Reached With Unions
    Despite numerous hours of talks over the past two months, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy ordered layoff notices to start going out Tuesday because no deal has been reached between his administration and the state employee unions.
  • Gobierno mexicano dice investigará posibles ejecuciones extrajudiciales por parte de militares

    MEXICO DF (Reuters) - El Gobierno mexicano dijo el viernes que está abierto a investigar denuncias de ejecuciones extrajudiciales en el caso de 22 supuestos delincuentes que el Ejército reportó como fallecidos en medio de un enfrentamiento con soldados...

    U.S. won't stand in way of Venezuela's U.N. Security Council bid

    UNITED NATIONS/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States will not stand in the way of Venezuela securing a temporary seat on the U.N. Security Council in 2015-16 after Latin American and Caribbean states unanimously endorsed its bid, U.N. diplomats and U....

    Back on center-stage with a flourish, France's Sarkozy still divides

    PARIS (Reuters) - It was vintage Nicolas Sarkozy: offering to restore France's battered world standing in a comeback announcement filled with drama and brusque energy that delights some French and repels others. Pledging to reshape French politics for...

    European Court agrees to hear Berlusconi tax fraud appeal

    MILAN (Reuters) - The European Court of Human Rights has agreed to hear an appeal by former Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi against his conviction for tax fraud in August 2013, Berlusconi's lawyer said on Friday. Piero Longo told Reuters that...