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2008-06-18 06:00:24

Excerpt from report by state-owned Kazakh TV on 16 June [Presenter] Kazakhstan may lose the first satellite in its history, chairman of the National Space Agency Talgat Musabayev has told a briefing in Almaty.

2008-06-17 18:00:09

Text of report by Afghan independent Tolo TV, on 17 June [Presenter] Reports from Kandahar suggest Afghan and foreign troops are launching operations to retake parts of Arghandab district from the Taleban.

2008-06-17 12:00:42

Excerpt from report by state-owned Kazakh TV on 16 June [Presenter] Kazakhstan may lose the first satellite in its history, Chairman of National Space Agency Talgat Musabayev has told a briefing in Almaty.

2008-06-15 15:00:36

Text of report by private Georgian Mze TV on 15 June [Presenter] The Ossetian side has accused Georgia of leaving territories mined in the [Georgian-Ossetian] conflict zone and of the death of a Georgian teenager [on 14 June].

2008-06-15 06:00:16

Excerpt from report by privately-owned Kyrgyz Channel 5 TV on 13 June [Presenter] MPs discussed amendments to the law on rallies and demonstrations, the law on political parties and several other equally important draft laws at a parliamentary session today.

2006-07-14 01:13:32

By Paul J. Gough NEW YORK (Hollywood Reporter) - U.S. television networks are ratcheting up their coverage of the rapidly escalating conflict in the Middle East, using a combination of resources already on the ground and more coming in from the four corners of the world.

2006-05-31 14:05:00

By Maggie Fox, Health and Science Correspondent WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Nearly half of U.S. men without a high school education have fathered a child outside of marriage, compared to about 6 percent of college graduates, according to a survey released on Wednesday.

2006-05-17 16:05:00

By Maggie Fox, Health and Science Correspondent WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Americans may be taking too many vitamin supplements in the hope of staying healthy and living longer, a panel of U.S. experts said on Wednesday.

2006-04-20 17:25:47

By Maggie Fox, Health and Science Correspondent WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Chronic fatigue syndrome, once dismissed by some medical experts as being all in the head, has a clear biological basis, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Thursday.

2006-02-16 07:13:30

By Paul J. Gough NEW YORK (Hollywood Reporter) - Vice President Dick Cheney told Fox News Channel in an exclusive interview Wednesday afternoon that he believed he properly handled the disclosure of his involvement in a hunting accident in Texas last week.


Word of the Day
ecotone
  • A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.
The word 'ecotone' comes 'eco-' plus a Greek root meaning 'tension'.