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2006-01-25 16:49:25

By John Whitesides, Political Correspondent WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Democratic Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton accused the Bush administration on Wednesday of ignoring the needs of cities in its politically driven zeal for tax cuts and told U.S.

2006-01-18 16:53:26

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - In a clash of first ladies, Laura Bush said on Thursday it was ridiculous for New York Sen.

2006-01-09 18:25:46

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - A former lover of U.S. President Bill Clinton on Monday lost her effort to revive a defamation case against his wife, Sen. Hillary Clinton, and two of the former president's top aides.

2005-11-15 18:29:20

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Former U.S. President Bill Clinton is "The Most Influential Man in the World," according to Esquire magazine.

2005-11-15 12:22:11

ABU DHABI (Reuters) - Former U.S. President Bill Clinton criticized Gulf Arab countries on Tuesday for not spreading their huge oil wealth around the Middle East to push education, fight poverty and find alternative energy sources.

2005-09-17 18:30:34

By Larry Fine NEW YORK (Reuters) - Former President Bill Clinton on Saturday adjourned a frenetic, three-day Clinton Global Initiative conference that won pledges of $1.25 billion in commitments to tackle some of the world's biggest problems.

2005-09-16 18:16:21

By Larry Fine NEW YORK (Reuters) - Former President Bill Clinton wheeled and dealed on Friday at his Clinton Global Initiative summit, yielding promises from global leaders to do things to make the world a better place and bringing the value of aid commitments over two days to nearly $500 million.

2005-09-16 14:21:26

By Larry Fine NEW YORK (Reuters) - Former President Bill Clinton wheeled and dealed on Friday at his folksy and chaotic Clinton Global Initiative summit, winning pledges of water for Africa and seeking business investments in the Middle East.

2005-09-12 04:36:07

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Former U.S. president Bill Clinton said on Monday that while there were concerns in the United States over China's military buildup, it would be "idiotic" for both sides to pursue anything but peace.

2005-08-09 06:49:30

PARIS (Reuters) - Former U.S. President Bill Clinton said on Tuesday the United States needed to build alliances rather than pursuing policies that might foster terrorism.

Word of the Day
  • a study of the individuals in a group of people within a specific context and their relationships.
  • In rhetoric, the description of any one's personal appearance.
The word 'prosopography' comes from a Latin word meaning 'description of a person’s appearance' from Greek roots meaning 'face' or 'person' and 'writing'.