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First Couple Dine out at Alan Wong’s

December 31, 2010

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First Couple Dine out at Alan Wong’s Thursday, December 30, 2010 aboutmichelleobama.blogspot U.S. President Barack Obama waves as he leaves Alan Wong’s Restaurant after dinner with First Lady Michelle Obama and friends on December 29, 2010 in Honolulu, Hawai. The Obama’s are on an 11-day family vacation in Hawaii. Getty Images Courtesy: Honolulu Magazine: Last […]

Obama’s Million Dollar Hawaiian Vacation: Costs to Taxpayers Detailed

December 31, 2010

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hawaiireporter BY MALIA ZIMMERMAN – Nestled in three luxury beachfront homes just outside a local favorite surf spot on the pristine turquoise waters of Kailua Bay, President Barack Obama and his family and friends are enjoying a seemingly quiet Christmas vacation. They could have chosen a less expensive and more secure place to stay such […]

Almost fifty imams and muftis killed in North Caucasus by Wahabis – Islamologist

December 31, 2010

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29 December 2010, 14:44 interfax-religion Moscow, December 29, Interfax – Renowned islamologist Roman Silantyev cited statistics according to which about fifty Islamic spiritual leaders were killed in the North Caucuses for fighting against Wahhabism. “Almost 50 people were killed. These people could have formed a big muftiat,” he said in the The Faith and the […]

Anchorage students to splice and clone DNA

December 31, 2010

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Jill Burke | Dec 23, 2010 alaskadispatch Budding scientists at Lumen Christi High School in Anchorage are about to get a hands-on lesson in high-tech biology. For two weeks, they will star in their own version of what could be the makings of a lab scene in the hit television drama CSI. While they won’t […]

Groups sues U.S. over Calif. sacred sites

December 31, 2010

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Published: Dec. 30, 2010 at 3:41 PM RIVERSIDE, Calif., Dec. 30 (UPI) — An American Indian group is suing the Obama administration, saying approval of Southern California solar developments violated laws that protect sacred places. The La Cuna de Aztlan Sacred Site Protection Circle alleges the expedited approval process OK’d last year by U.S. Secretary […]

Ros-Lehtinen Accuses Obama of Offering Concessions to Syria which ‘Destabilizes’ Lebanon

December 31, 2010

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.naharnet Republican Florida lawmaker Ileana Ros-Lehtinen criticized U.S. President Barack Obama’s move to appoint an ambassador to Damascus, accusing him of offering concessions to a country that is “destabilizing” Lebanon. “During the past two years, Syria has continued to sponsor violent extremism and pursue dangerous weapons programs, and has also supplied long-range missiles to Hizbullah […]

Russia, Cuba sign inter-parliamentary cooperation pact

December 31, 2010

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04:02 31/12/2010 © RIA Novosti. Oleg Vazmitinov Russian and Cuban lawmakers have signed an agreement on inter-parliamentary cooperation to help boosting trade and economic ties between the two countries. The document was signed on Thursday by Speaker of the lower house of the Russian parliament Boris Gryzlov, who is on an official visit to Cuba, […]