from all over the world," said President C. L. Max Nikias said in a prepared statement. "These students arrive on our campuses with a broad range of experiences and perspectives
special envoy for Sudan. Obama described Lyman as a man "with a lifetime of experience working on some of Africa's most pressing challenges," saying he " is uniquely qualified to
al places. LOS ANGELES, Aug. 29 (Xinhua) -- A magnitude-4.1 earthquake hit the California border area at 8:53 a.m. (0353 GMT) about 33 miles (about 53 km) south of Mexicali, the
r, is the start of an ethics trial for Charles Rangel, chairman of the House of Representatives' powerful tax-writing committee.? Full story WASHINGTON, Dec. 15 (Xinhua) -- The U.
ations stipulate that there should be at least a second exit, and the club should not have been allowed to remain open without it, he said. If the investigation confirms the violat
ments to be reached in coming days. The two met in San Carlos Palace, headquarters of Colombia's Foreign Ministry. "Colombia is a very important partner for Panama. A strategic and
ion of relations between Cuban and the United States, but there's still a long way to go, said Guilarte, according to Cuban News Agency (CAN). The process should be developed on t
nd the Ontario government announced a 10-year deal Friday that will see the company invest up to 3.8 billion U.S. dollars and add nearly 1,700 high tech jobs in the Canadian prov
o's government strongly condemned the attacks. Also on Thursday, Havana-based news agency Prensa Latina reported that Palestinian and Israeli delegations will be resuming indirect
nal Revolutionary Police (PNR), said the cache of drugs was composed mainly of marijuana and a small amount of hashish. The amount is "the highest in the past 8 years," said Gonza
ure over a massive funding gap in the Central American nation's national healthcare system. Chinchilla said Health Minister Maria Luisa Avila had stepped down following weeks of cr
ple-to-people relations, improving the understanding among youths in the two regions," Dr. Satu told a press conference to launch a website that provides progress data ASEAN-U.S.
and and represent 9 percent of U.S. petroleum imports. Canadian Minister of Industry Tony Clement delivers a statement in the foyer of the House of Commons on Parliament Hill in O
eet with Indonesian Foreign Minister Marty Natalegawa to discuss bilateral, regional and global issues. Nuland said the pair will co-host the Joint Commission of the U.S.- Indone
nt Iran from acquiring nuclear weapons, and government officials said that the U.S. is consulting with its partners on ways to strengthen the existing sanctions against Iran and