Month – July 2014

Texas rep says military bases 'turning into refugee camps,' appeals for help on ... - Fox News

Fox News Texas rep says military bases ‘turning into refugee camps,’ appeals for help on …Fox NewsTexas officials appealed to the Obama administration on Thursday to secure the U.S.-Mexico border once and for all as waves of illegal immigrant children overwhelm the system, with one lawmaker saying U.S. military bases effectively have been transformed …Obama’s […]

Why it's OK to celebrate the latest economic wins - Chicago Sun-Times

MiamiHerald.com Why it’s OK to celebrate the latest economic winsChicago Sun-TimesThe U.S. economy ended Thursday with multiple wins: the Dow Jones industrial average — the oldest barometer of the stock market — topped 17,000 for the first time in its 118-year history, job growth exceeded expectations, the major stock-market indexes …Morning MoneyBeat Asia: This ‘Hot’ […]

Brazil overpass, World Cup project, collapses - Businessweek

Belfast Telegraph Brazil overpass, World Cup project, collapsesBusinessweekRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — An overpass in Brazil that was part of the World Cup infrastructure plan has collapsed onto vehicles below. The overpass in Cup host city Belo Horizonte collapsed Thursday afternoon. Local news media quote firefighters on the …Highway Overpass Collapses in Brazil, Killing TwoWall […]

Hurricane Arthur upgraded to Category 2 as it reaches NC Outer Banks - Los Angeles Times

National Geographic Hurricane Arthur upgraded to Category 2 as it reaches NC Outer BanksLos Angeles TimesAn intersection in North Myrtle Beach is flooded as Hurricane Arthur heads toward North Carolina’s Outer Banks. An intersection in North Myrtle Beach is flooded as Hurricane Arthur heads toward North Carolina’s Outer Banks. (Janet Blackmon Morgan …Hurricane Arthur puts […]

Australian Market Advances On Wall Street Lead - RTT News

SFGate Australian Market Advances On Wall Street LeadRTT NewsThe Australian stock market is trading notably higher on Friday, tracking cues from Wall Street where the Dow moved past the 17,000 mark for the first time overnight, lifted by better than expected jobs data. Financial, mining, energy and consumer …Dow soars above 17000 for 1st time […]

UPDATE 1-Colorado sues Boulder County to stop same-sex marriage licenses - Reuters

Salon UPDATE 1-Colorado sues Boulder County to stop same-sex marriage licensesReuters(Updates with county clerk’s statement, paragraphs 8-11). By Keith Coffman. DENVER, July 3 (Reuters) – The Colorado attorney general filed a lawsuit in district court on Thursday to stop the Boulder County clerk from issuing same-sex marriage licenses after …Colorado attorney general tries to halt […]

UPDATE 1-Colorado sues Boulder County to stop same-sex marriage licenses - Reuters

Salon UPDATE 1-Colorado sues Boulder County to stop same-sex marriage licensesReuters(Updates with county clerk’s statement, paragraphs 8-11). By Keith Coffman. DENVER, July 3 (Reuters) – The Colorado attorney general filed a lawsuit in district court on Thursday to stop the Boulder County clerk from issuing same-sex marriage licenses after …Colorado attorney general tries to halt […]

Justices let Christian college avoid contraception rule - USA TODAY

USA TODAY Justices let Christian college avoid contraception ruleUSA TODAYWASHINGTON — The Supreme Court offered a further sign Thursday that it favors letting employers with religious objections avoid the Obama administration’s so-called contraception mandate. Over the vehement objection of its three female justices, the …High court grants evangelical college plea on contraceptive coverageSalt Lake TribuneSchool […]

Justices let Christian college avoid contraception rule - USA TODAY

USA TODAY Justices let Christian college avoid contraception ruleUSA TODAYWASHINGTON — The Supreme Court offered a further sign Thursday that it favors letting employers with religious objections avoid the Obama administration’s so-called contraception mandate. Over the vehement objection of its three female justices, the …High court grants evangelical college plea on contraceptive coverageSalt Lake TribuneSchool […]