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They were supposedly hammering out a deal between the Ardoc/Sharbot Lake Algonquins, Ontario government and Frontenac Ventures Corporation to â€œstopâ€ a uranium mining project that may have never been meant to see the light of day.
Davey Mato Butorac was arrested over the weekend and charged with two counts of second-degree murder in the deaths of Gwendolyn Jo Lawton and Sheryl Lynn Korrol, whose bodies were found last year at different times in Abbotsford and Langley, respectively.
U.S. forces were on the verge of firing on the Iranian boats in the early Sunday incident, when the boats ended the incident and turned and moved away, said a Pentagon official."
- "In what is being called a serious provocation, Iranian Revolutionary Guard boats harassed and provoked three U.S. Navy ships in the strategic Strait of Hormuz, officials said Monday.
On Dec. 26, an Iraqi soldier opened fire on U.S. soldiers accompanying him during a joint military patrol in the northern Iraqi city Mosul. He killed the U.S. captain and another sergeant, and wounded three others, including an Iraqi interpreter.
That since the 1970s and the advent of so-called neoliberalism, itâ€™s been a no holds barred, free-for-all on the people and the planet. And If you have the impression that those who claim to be in control are not only totally clueless but are unable to do a damn thing about it, itâ€™s because youâ€™re correct.
Wilson and Cunningham held exactly the same plummy committee assignments in the House of Representatives -- the Defense Appropriations Subcommittee plus the Intelligence Oversight Committee -- from which they could dole out large sums of public money with little or no input from their colleagues or constituents.
The giant cloverleaf interchange project proponents - namely the City of Langford, Ministry of Transportation, Bear Mountain developers and Golder Associates - have been steadily crossing priorities off their lists in advance of the destruction, and are chomping at the bit to go.
President Mwai Kibaki made the offer Saturday during a meeting with the leading U.S. diplomat for Africa, Jendayi Frazer.