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Maliki Reportedly Says He Wants U.S. Out

BAGHDAD, Aug. 30 (UPI) — Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki said Tuesday U.S. troops will leave by December and there will be no permanent U.S. bases in Iraq. The report came from Press TV, an English-language broadcaster with headquarters in Iran. On Monday, an Iranian member of Parliament, Kazem Jalali, accused the United States of […]

Muslim Americans Express Liberal Views

WASHINGTON, Aug. 30 (UPI) — More than two-thirds of U.S. Muslims say they prefer a bigger federal government — a much greater fraction than the public at large, a survey indicates. The Pew Research Center survey found 68 percent of Muslim Americans would prefer a bigger government providing more services, compared with 42 percent of […]

Romney Calls Out Obama On Economy

SAN ANTONIO, Aug. 30 (UPI) — President Obama has so mismanaged the U.S. economy the nation is near misery, Republican presidential hopeful Mitt Romney told a veterans organization Tuesday. Obama’s leadership has brought the nation “near a threshold of profound economic misery,” the former Massachusetts governor said in an address to the 112th Veterans of […]

‘Survivor’ Contestant Considering Ind. Run

INDIANAPOLIS, Aug. 30 (UPI) — Former “Survivor” contestant Rupert Boneham has filed papers indicating he may run for governor of Indiana as a Libertarian. The Indianapolis Star reported Tuesday Boneham filed papers to form an exploratory committee with the Indiana Election Division and is expected to make a final decision in the next few weeks. […]

Minn. U.S. Attorney To Lead ATF

WASHINGTON, Aug. 30 (UPI) — The U.S. attorney for Minnesota was named Tuesday as acting director of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, the Justice Department said. B. Todd Jones replaces embattled Acting Director Kenneth Melson, who was reassigned a senior adviser on forensic science in the Office of Legal Policy, the department […]

Netherlands Sells Off Aircraft

THE HAGUE, Netherlands, Aug. 30 (UPI) — Five F-16 fighters from the Netherlands are on their way to Chile as the government continues to cut expenditures. The planes, which departed Monday from Volkel Air Base, are part of a 2009 sales agreement between the two countries. The Dutch Ministry of Defense said the first two […]

Romney-Perry Feud Years In The Making

BOSTON, Aug. 30 (UPI) — A feud between Republican presidential hopefuls Rick Perry and Mitt Romney can be traced back to the 2002 Winter Olympics and the Boy Scouts, Perry says. The Texas governor, who wears an Eagle Scout pin on his lapel, has criticized Romney for a decision made while he ran the Salt […]

Missing California Hikers Found Unharmed

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 30 (UPI) — Three men who failed to return from a weekend day hike in the Angeles National Forest near Los Angeles were found unharmed early Tuesday, authorities said. Steve Goldsworthy, a volunteer with the Montrose Search and Rescue Team in the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department, said the hikers were discovered […]

Obama Praises ‘9/11 Generation’ Of Vets

MINNEAPOLIS, Aug. 30 (UPI) — U.S. President Obama praised the “9/11 generation” of military veterans Tuesday and vowed the federal government wouldn’t abandon those who served. “These men and women succeeded together as one American team,” Obama said in a speech before the American Legion National Convention in Minneapolis. “In a decade of war, they’ve […]

12 Seals Die On Russian Cargo Plane

VLADIVOSTOK, Russia, Aug. 30 (UPI) — Twelve of 20 fur seals died while being flown to a dolphinarium in Russia’s Far Eastern city of Vladivostok, a Pacific Oceanological Institute spokesman said. Local prosecutors said the seals, in the cargo bay of an aircraft transporting them from Sakhalin Island, could have been affected by high temperatures […]


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