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NASA sends unmanned rocket to the moon

NASA sends unmanned rocket to the moon Sat, 07 Sep, 2013

An unmanned Minotaur 5 rocket blasted off from the Virginia coast on Friday to send a small NASA science satellite on its way to the moon, officials said.
Obama returns to US to face Congress battle over Syria

Obama returns to US to face Congress battle over Syria Sat, 07 Sep, 2013

U.S. President Barack Obama returned to Washington Friday night after discussing Syria with Russian President Vladimir Putin at the Group of 20 summit. 
G20 leaders vow to crack down on tax evasion by multinationals

G20 leaders vow to crack down on tax evasion by multinationals Fri, 06 Sep, 2013

The Group of 20 leading economies has decided to force the world's largest multinational companies to pay more taxes.
Syria parliament urges US Congress to block strikes

Syria parliament urges US Congress to block strikes Fri, 06 Sep, 2013

The Syrian parliament has urged the U.S. House of Representatives not to support the proposed U.S. military action, the country's state news agency, SANA, said Friday.
Employers add 169,000 jobs; US unemployment rate drops to 7.3 pct.

Employers add 169,000 jobs; US unemployment rate drops to 7.3 pct. Fri, 06 Sep, 2013

US employers added 169,000 jobs in August and many fewer in July than previously thought. 
Google asks federal judge to dismiss Gmail scanning lawsuit

Google asks federal judge to dismiss Gmail scanning lawsuit Fri, 06 Sep, 2013

Google's attorneys say their practice of electronically scanning the contents of people's Gmail accounts to help sell ads is legal, and have asked a federal judge to dismiss a lawsuit that seeks to stop the practice. 
Syria's war overshadows economic battles as Obama, world leaders meet for G20 summit

Syria's war overshadows economic battles as Obama, world leaders meet for G20 summit Thu, 05 Sep, 2013

The rift over Syria could overshadow a summit of the Group of 20 (G20) developed and developing economies in St. Petersburg at which global leaders want to forge a united front on growth, trade, banking transparency and fighting tax evasion.
U.S. soldier Manning seeks presidential pardon in WikiLeaks case

U.S. soldier Manning seeks presidential pardon in WikiLeaks case Wed, 04 Sep, 2013

The U.S. soldier convicted of providing secret files to WikiLeaks in the biggest breach of classified materials in the nation's history has asked for a presidential pardon, supporters said on Wednesday. 
US Senate panel approves Syria military strikes

US Senate panel approves Syria military strikes Wed, 04 Sep, 2013

The U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee has authorised the use of military force against Syria for allegedly using chemical weapons.
US, world's credibility at stake in Syria response, Obama says

US, world's credibility at stake in Syria response, Obama says Wed, 04 Sep, 2013

U.S. President Barack Obama has said the world had set a red line over the "abhorrent use of chemical weapons", and that the credibility of the US and international community was at stake over its response to Syria.
Cleveland kidnapper Ariel Castro found hanged in jail cell

Cleveland kidnapper Ariel Castro found hanged in jail cell Wed, 04 Sep, 2013

Ariel Castro, sentenced to life plus 1,000 years for abducting and raping three Cleveland women over a decade, has died of an apparent suicide, officials said.
Obama gets key support for Syria strike

Obama gets key support for Syria strike Tue, 03 Sep, 2013

U.S. President Barack Obama won his first major victories on securing Congress support for strikes on Syria, with senior members on both sides of the House of Representatives saying they would back him.
Vodafone agrees $130bn sales of Verizon Wireless stake

Vodafone agrees $130bn sales of Verizon Wireless stake Mon, 02 Sep, 2013

Vodafone has confirmed it has sold its 45% share in Verizon Wireless to US operator Verizon for $130bn.
Brazil summons US ambassador over spying allegations

Brazil summons US ambassador over spying allegations Mon, 02 Sep, 2013

The US ambassador to Brazil was summoned by authorities Monday over new allegations that the US National Security Agency spied on President Dilma Rousseff, an official said.
US reportedly spied on Brazil, Mexico presidents

US reportedly spied on Brazil, Mexico presidents Mon, 02 Sep, 2013

The US National Security Agency spied on communications between the Brazilian and Mexican presidents, accessing the Mexico leader's emails before he was elected, Brazil's Globo television reported.
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