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Germany rules out use of force but ready to help in Syria

Just hours after Russia and China voted down a UN Security Council on Syria, Germany’s defense minister again ruled out the use of outside force. The Council now has to decide what to do with the UN observers in Syria. German Defense Minister Thomas de Maiziere on Friday reiterated Berlin’s rejection of the idea of using a military mission to ...

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At celebration for Britain’s first F-35, Pentagon official warns of budget cuts

Pentagon officials will not be able to protect the F-35 program if Congress doesn’t roll back huge automatic budget cuts mandated to take effect in January, the Defense Department’s chief weapons buyer said Thursday in Fort Worth. Production and testing of the oft-delayed joint strike fighter would both have to be cut back, said Frank Kendall, undersecretary of defense for ...

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Rickyfire features Sniper in new album – NewsDay

Rickyfire features Sniper in new albumNewsDayTulani Takavada, better known as Rickyfire in the dancehall music circles, has released a new 12-track album dubbed The Real Fireman and rumour has it that the album is already causing stirs in the streets a...

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Hong Kong marks 15 years since Chinese handover

Hong Kong has begun marking the 15th anniversary since its handover from UK to Chinese control. Chinese President Hu Jintao is due to lead the main ceremony. He earlier swore in businessman CY Leung as the city's new leader. Thousands of protesters…

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Richland Co. deputy killed in Afghanistan

A Richland County Sheriff’s deputy serving in Afghanistan was killed there Wednesday, the department has reported. Few other details were immediately available. The department…

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G20 economies need effective crisis management: IMF

WASHINGTON, June 20 (Xinhua) — The Group of Twenty (G20) members must effectively manage rising economic risks, deliver on past commitments and adopt more complete…

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FACT CHECK: Where Obama, Romney missed mark – Businessweek

CBS News FACT CHECK: Where Obama, Romney missed markBusinessweekA newly built road leading to Hilal City, a residential and business development …. Under his watch, the United States has made inroads in Latin America, too.A Policy MigrationNew America Foundation all 4,895 news articles »

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Screams, tears as Japan fans choose pop group leader

TOKYO (Reuters) – Cheers, tears and screams marked the crowning of a new leader of Japanese girl pop group AKB48, who was chosen by fans in a nationwide "election" that dominated the media for weeks. In a three-hour show broadcast live from Tokyo's hallowed Budokan, 23-year-old Yuko Oshima was selected as leader and face of the group, which has been ...

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