Six Children Killed by Runaway Moble Crane in Tokyo Six children have been killed near Tokyo after they were hit by a mobile crane while walking to school. The tragic accident occurred this morning in Kanuma, Tochigi Prefecture, north of Tokyo, the children – five boys and a girl – included three nine year olds,… Read more »
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In an 8-1 ruling, the Supreme Court ruled the First Amendment protects the rights of a fundamentalist Christian church to use anti-military slurs near fallen troops’ funerals. The court’s vote for Westboro Baptist Church lets stand a lower court decision that tossed out a judgment against the church for picketing the service of a Maryland… Read more »
President Obama’s proposed fiscal 2012 budget is potentially a massive job-creation engine, with plans to generate millions of them by repairing and expanding highways, bridges and railways.
An electric lifting gondola used on the exterior of a high-rise construction in the Makati business district of the capital Manila collapsed on January 27. It fell 21 stories and landed on protruding metal rods. Ten construction workers died; one survived but is now in the hospital with numerous fractures and injuries. The tragic death… Read more »