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Deborah Charles

Deborah Charles

    FBI identifies US navy yard gunman
    FBI identifies US navy yard gunman
    The FBI has identified the dead suspect as US military veteran Aaron Alexis (34) of Fort Worth, Texas, a navy contractor who had two gun-related...
    Washington navy yard shooting leaves several dead
    Washington navy yard shooting leaves several dead
    At least 12 people were killed in a shooting on Monday at a US navy yard in Washington, where one suspected gunman was among the dead and...
    Santorum snatches up Deep South primaries
    Santorum snatches up Deep South primaries
    Republican Rick Santorum won a pair of crucial Deep South primaries on Tuesday, taking control of the party's conservative wing in the presidential...
    US Senator Kennedy, liberal giant, buried
    US Senator Kennedy, liberal giant, buried
    Senator Edward Kennedy, the liberal champion of the US Senate who carried on the political legacy of his slain brothers, was buried on Saturday...
    Obama lifts restrictions on abortion funding
    Obama lifts restrictions on abortion funding
    President Barack Obama on Friday lifted restrictions on US government funding for groups that provide abortion services or counseling abroad,...
    Obama safely navigates inaugural balls
    Obama safely navigates inaugural balls
    In the end, the inaugural balls went off a little more smoothly than the oath of office.
    Obama hits bump as commerce secretary withdraws
    Obama hits bump as commerce secretary withdraws
    US president-elect Barack Obama stumbled in his quest for a smooth transition on Sunday when New Mexico Governor Bill Richardson withdrew as his...
    Obama focuses on alternative energy
    Obama focuses on alternative energy
    Insisting on the need to develop new forms of energy, United States president-elect Barack Obama on Monday chose as his energy secretary a Nobel...
    Obama makes historic White House visit
    Obama makes historic White House visit
    United States president-elect Barack Obama visited the White House on Monday for his first post-election meeting with President George Bush, a...
    Lipstick comments colour US presidential campaign
    Lipstick comments colour US presidential campaign
    A spat over gender politics erupted on the United States presidential campaign on Wednesday with John McCain accusing Democrat Barack Obama of a...
    Obama expects to clinch nomination next week
    Obama expects to clinch nomination next week
    Senator Barack Obama said on Wednesday he expected to become the Democratic United States presidential nominee after next week and he is considering an overseas trip that may include Iraq....
    Bush calls for increased effort to help Darfur
    Bush calls for increased effort to help Darfur
    After seeing graphic reminders of the Rwandan genocide, United States President George Bush on Tuesday called for increased international efforts...