rose to 53.3 in Aug. from 52.7 in July, the Institute for Supply Management (ISM) said in its monthly survey of the service sector. A reading above 50 indicates a general expandi.
e Mayor Owen Henry told NewJersey.com it was the worst phone call a mayor could receive. The supermarket, which usually opens at 6 a.m. weekdays, was closed. The latest incident fol.SEE PORTFOLIO
ber of Brazilian voters, which amount to 66,000. In the Portuguese capital Lisbon, the second in number of voters, 12,360 Brazilians are registered to vote. SAN JOSE, Feb. 7 (Xinhu.READ MORE
measuring 7.0 on the Richter scale shook Haiti, causing some 270,000 deaths and 1,000,000 homeless. Many buildings including the headquarters of the UN mission in Haiti collapsed .READ MORE
of the criticism from the opposition. "I have no doubt that Brazil needs political reform. Not only do I agree, but I believe that political reform is only possible with popular p.READ MORE
tanding lawyer with impeccable judgment," said Obama. "Together, Bob and Kathy have led the White House Counsel's office, and Kathy will assure that it continues to successfully .READ MORE
," he said. The budget will require "difficult decisions," he said, adding that "At this stage in my life, I have not come here to embrace delay or denial." This was Brown's third .READ MORE
and maintaining the Soviet weaponry and created military agricultural enterprises to feed soldiers. His successful economic management methods have been transferred to different m.READ MORE
y hall started to collect food and clothing donations for people affected by the floods. The government also decided to open military police battalions to shelter the homeless. The.READ MORE
a.m. except in Concepcion, capital of Bio Bio, where the curfew will be reduced from 9 p.m. to 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. to 6 a.m., Gen. Guillermo Ramirez said. The curfew will reduce ove.
ing. The three Iranian Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps-Qods Force (IRGC-QF) officials are Esmail Ghani, Sayyid Tabatabaei and Hosein Aghajani.? Full story ? Special Report: Iran.
jobs and spending out of California." The measure, named AB 1069 and which has been carried out for two years, will be handed over to the State Senate for vote later in the summer. .
coalition. "After weeks of sitting and watching the battle unfold just as a stone's throw away, rather like a movie in a cinema, Turkey has adjusted its policy, finally allowing .