Monthly Archives: June 2012

Rush to report US health ruling trips up CNN, Fox – Wall Street Journal

Fox News Rush to report US health ruling trips up CNN, FoxWall Street JournalAP NEW YORK — In the rush to report the Supreme Court's health care decision on Thursday, CNN and Fox News Channel initially got the story wrong, briefly worrying President Barack Obama, delighting Republican lawmakers and reminding journalists that …Mass. residents react […]

Egypt’s Morsi to be sworn in as president – CNN International

Globe and Mail Egypt's Morsi to be sworn in as presidentCNN International(CNN) — Egypt's Mohamed Morsi will be sworn in Saturday as the nation's first democratically-elected president, a day after he pledged to be a leader of all people during an address at Cairo's Tahrir Square. Morsi told a packed audience Friday that …Egypt President-Elect […]

Colorado wildfire kills 2, 350 homes destroyed – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco Chronicle Colorado wildfire kills 2, 350 homes destroyedSan Francisco ChronicleAP President Barack Obama talks with firefighters in Mountain Shadow as he toured decimation from The Waldo Canyon Fire in Colorado,Friday, June 29, 2012. (Mark Reis/Colorado Springs Gazette/MCT) Photo: Mark Reis, McClatchy-Tribune News Service / SF …Colo. firefighters search for bodies amid smoking homesDetroit […]

Top court upholds healthcare law in Obama triumph | – Reuters

CBS News Top court upholds healthcare law in Obama triumph |ReutersBy James Vicini, Jonathan Stempel and Joan Biskupic | WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The US Supreme Court upheld President Barack Obama's healthcare law on Thursday in an election-year triumph for him and fellow Democrats and a setback for Republican opponents …Local reaction: The Affordable Care Act […]

Romney, GOP Pledge to Repeal Health Law – Wall Street Journal

New York Times Romney, GOP Pledge to Repeal Health LawWall Street JournalBy COREY BOLES WASHINGTON—Mitt Romney and congressional Republicans on Thursday pledged a renewed effort to repeal the Obama administration's health-care overhaul, undeterred by the Supreme Court ruling to uphold the law's central tenet.Mitt Romney: To get rid of 'Obamacare,' get rid of ObamaChristian Science […]

Hundreds of homes destroyed in Colorado Springs fire – msnbc.com

National Geographic Hundreds of homes destroyed in Colorado Springs firemsnbc.comThe tens of thousands of evacuees in the Colorado Springs, Colo., area received word Thursday that hundreds of homes have been lost to the out-of-control wildfire there. "We now know hundreds of homes have been destroyed," Mayor Steve Bach said a …Raging wildfire destroys hundreds of […]

Colorado wildfire of ‘epic proportions’ displaces 32000; tests firefighters – CNN

CTV.ca Colorado wildfire of 'epic proportions' displaces 32000; tests firefightersCNNColorado State Patrol and Colorado Department of Transportation personnel set up a roadblock west of Manitou Springs, Colorado, on Monday, June 25. The Waldo Canyon Fire sparked Saturday near Colorado Springs, causing 11000 people to be evacuated.Ferocious Fire Devours Homes in Colorado SpringsABC NewsRaging Colorado wildfire […]

Mediation Fails, Pushing Stockton Toward Bankruptcy – New York Times

Los Angeles Times Mediation Fails, Pushing Stockton Toward BankruptcyNew York TimesSTOCKTON, Calif. — The long, slow slide into financial collapse is nearly complete for this Central Valley community. On Tuesday night, City Council members approved a new budget that will guide city operations during bankruptcy and amend a $26 million …Stockton, California, to File for […]

Writer-filmmaker Nora Ephron dies at 71 – Seattle Post Intelligencer

The Hindu Writer-filmmaker Nora Ephron dies at 71Seattle Post IntelligencerNEW YORK (AP) — Nora Ephron, the essayist, author and filmmaker who thrived in the male-dominated worlds of movies and journalism, has died. She was 71. She died of leukemia Tuesday night at New York Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center, …Nora Ephron, writer-filmmaker, dies at 71Boston.comNora Ephron, […]

The political circus and spin after Muslim Brotherhood’s Egypt presidential win – Christian Science Monitor

Christian Science Monitor The political circus and spin after Muslim Brotherhood's Egypt presidential winChristian Science MonitorSpin, double talk, and attempts at partisan gain following the victory of the Muslim Brotherhood's Mohamed Morsi in the first free presidential election in Egyptian history. By Dan Murphy / June 25, 2012 Senior member of the Muslim Brotherhood, …Egypt's […]