January 30, 2012 RSS feed / World

Cause sought for deadly Fla. highway pileup

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Obama tax plan not likely to pass Congress

WASHINGTON ( AP) — Aiming tax increases at millionaires and companies that ship jobs abroad may help frame the fairness theme of President Barack Obama’s reelection campaign, but it’s a plan that stands virtually no chance of passin More...

Syrian troops storm areas near Damascus

BEIRUT (AP) — In dozens of tanks and armored vehicles, Syrian troops stormed rebellious areas near the capital Sunday, shelling neighborhoods that have fallen under the control of army dissidents and clashing with fighters. More...

Romney unceasing in attacking Gingrich

POMPANO BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Mitt Romney isn’t taking any chances. A day before voting begins in Florida’s Republican primary, Romney is running ahead of rival Newt Gingrich in polls. More...

Pentagon prepares for new talks with Iraq

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration is preparing to begin talks with Iraq on defining a long-term defense relationship that may include expanded U.S. training help, according to Defense Secretary Leon Panetta’s chief policy aide. More...