Paris Leftest Newspaper Attacked

PARIS (Reuters) – An assailant opened fire at the central Paris office of left-wing daily newspaper Liberation on Monday, seriously injuring one person before fleeing, a police official and staff at the newspaper said. The injured person was hit in […]

by · November 18, 2013 · World News

Euro zone trade surplus grows

By Martin Santa BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The euro zone’s trade surplus grew more than expected in September as imports were flat and exports rose, data from the European Union statistics office Eurostat showed on Monday. The trade surplus for the […]

by · November 18, 2013 · Business, World News

Dollar Falls

By Anirban Nag LONDON (Reuters) – The dollar and the yen fell on Monday against growth-linked currencies which drew support from higher stock markets as investors cheered prospects of more economic reform in Asian powerhouse, China. Chinese shares posted their […]

by · November 18, 2013 · Business, World News

And the Cutting Continues Italy’s 2014 budget at risk

ROME (Reuters) – Italian Prime Minister Enrico Letta said on Monday he was confident the country can reduce its deficit in 2014 due to a program of privatizations and a spending review. Last week the European Union warned Italy’s draft […]

by · November 18, 2013 · World News

Berlusconi loses Itay Wins!

ROME (Reuters) – A split in the center-right party of Silvio Berlusconi means the Italian government will be more stable, Prime Minister Enrico Letta said on Monday. On Saturday Berlusconi said his Forza Italia (FI) may no longer back Letta, […]

by · November 18, 2013 · World News

LaGuardia Airport to get Flood Barriers

NEW YORK (Reuters) – New York State plans to spend $37.5 million on flood barriers and improved drainage at LaGuardia Airport, Governor Andrew Cuomo said on Sunday, a little more than a year after flooding caused by Hurricane Sandy closed […]

by · November 17, 2013 · Local News

Fast Moving Storm System Headed This Way

By James B. Kelleher CHICAGO (Reuters) – A fast-moving storm system spawned multiple tornadoes in Illinois and Indiana, threatening some 53 million people across 10 Midwestern states on Sunday, U.S. weather officials said. The storm was headed toward Chicago with […]

by · November 17, 2013 · Domestic News

U.S. To Train Libyan Security Forces

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. military is working on plans to train 5,000 to 7,000 members of the Libyan security forces and also special operations forces who can carry out counter-terrorism missions, a senior U.S. military official said. Libya’s government […]

by · November 17, 2013 · World News

French President Francois Hollande Assured Isreal Of Its Opposition to Iran’s Nuclear Program

By Jeffrey Heller JERUSALEM (Reuters) – President Francois Hollande assured Israel on Sunday that France would continue to oppose an easing of economic sanctions against Iran until it was convinced Tehran had ended a pursuit of nuclear weapons. Hollande’s pledge […]

by · November 17, 2013 · World News

Negotiations To Set Up International Carbon Markets Break Down

By Stian Reklev and Michael Szabo WARSAW (Reuters) – International negotiations on how to set up new carbon markets to cut greenhouse gas levels broke down over the weekend in Warsaw, sources said, after developing nations refused to progress the […]

by · November 17, 2013 · Business, World News

China Allowing Two Child Families

By Sui-Lee Wee and Li Hui BEIJING (Reuters) – China will ease family planning restrictions nationwide, the government said on Friday, allowing millions of families to have two children in the country’s most significant liberalization of its strict one-child policy […]

by · November 15, 2013 · Uncategorized, World News

Bronx: Leading The Change

BRONX: LEADING THE CHANGE THURSDAY Nov 21st at 4:30PM For the first time in 12 years New York City will have a new Mayor. This is such an exciting moment for the future of our city and borough and Phipps […]

by · November 15, 2013 · Bulletin Board, Local News

Word From The White House

Thursday, November 14th, 2013 Two Very Important Lines Crossed Last Month, and It Means Big Things for Our Energy Security: For the first time in nearly two decades, we’re importing less foreign oil than we’re producing domestically — and we’re […]

by · November 15, 2013 · Domestic News, Features

Senator Klein’s Graffiti Clean up Kick off!

  WATERBURY LASALLE COMM. ASSO. To Mary Jane MusanoMichele TorrioniAnnie Boller and 2 More… Today at 6:32 PM On Thursday, November 14, 2013 2:04 PM, Ciara Gannon <> wrote: Hi All, I just wanted to reach out to you and let you know […]

by · November 14, 2013 · Bulletin Board, Local News

Partnerships for Parks 2013 Conference

Partnerships for Parks 2013 Conference Inform. Connect. Empower. It’s only a few days away… Register now to reserve your spot at the Partnerships for Parks Conference on Saturday, November 16! Your ticket includes breakfast, lunch, an afternoon reception, networking, sessions […]

by · November 14, 2013 · Local News