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David Wood

Military Crises Likely To Crowd Obama's Second Term | David Wood | Posted 11.09.2012 | World

WASHINGTON -- In the last hours of the presidential campaign Monday, the Los Angeles class attack sub USS Jacksonville quietly slipped her moorings at...

World Powers To Iran: Open Army Sites

Reuters | Posted 05.09.2012 | World

By Fredrik Dahl VIENNA (Reuters) - Six world powers demanded Iran keep its promise to let international inspectors visi...

McConnell Says U.S. May Need Force Against Iran

AP | DONNA CASSATA | Posted 05.05.2012 | World

WASHINGTON — The Senate Republican leader said Monday the United States should use overwhelming military force against Iran if American intellig...

Report Feeds Concerns On Iranian Nuclear Program

AP | GEORGE JAHN | Posted 04.25.2012 | World

VIENNA — Iran has rapidly ramped up production of higher-grade enriched uranium over the last few months, the U.N. nuclear agency said Friday, i...

UK Foreign Minister: Iran Strike Would Have 'Enormous Downsides'

AP | By RAPHAEL SATTER | Posted 04.19.2012 | World

LONDON -- An attack on Iran would carry huge costs, Britain's foreign minister warned Saturday. British Foreign Secretary William Hague said in a new...

Ban Ki-Moon: There's No 'Plan B' On Iran

AP | GEORGE JAHN | Posted 04.18.2012 | World

VIENNA — U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said Friday that Iran must disprove allegations that it is secretly developing nuclear weapons, but ...

U.S. Imposes New Sanctions On Iran

Reuters | Posted 04.17.2012 | World

WASHINGTON, Feb 16 (Reuters) - The United States on Thursday announced sanctions on Iran's Ministry of Intelligence and Security (MOIS), which it ac...

Iran Feels Sanctions Pinch

Reuters | Posted 04.09.2012 | World

By Niluksi Koswanage and Cho Mee-young KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 8 (Reuters) - Malaysia has halted palm oil exports to Iran because of payment...

Netanyahu Tells Cabinet To Stop 'Chitchat' About Iran

AP | By ARON HELLER | Posted 04.07.2012 | World

JERUSALEM -- An Israeli official says the country's prime minister has told his Cabinet to quit the "chitchat" about Iran. Israeli political and mili...

Iran Begins New Military Exercises

AP | ALI AKBAR DAREINI | Posted 04.05.2012 | World

TEHRAN, Iran — Iran began ground military exercises Saturday and defiantly warned that it could cut off oil exports to "hostile" European nation...

Iran Reportedly Launches Small Satellite Into Orbit

AP | NASSER KARIMI | Posted 04.04.2012 | World

TEHRAN, Iran — Iran successfully launched a new small satellite into orbit early Friday, state media reported, the latest in the country's ambit...

UN Weapons Experts Going To Tehran

AP | GEORGE JAHN | Posted 03.28.2012 | World

VIENNA — The U.N. nuclear agency is including two senior weapons experts on its next mission to Tehran in an unusually clear statement on the te...

Obama Reportedly Sends Secret Letter To Iran, Proposes Talks

AP | ALI AKBAR DAREINI | Posted 03.19.2012 | World

TEHRAN, Iran — An Iranian lawmaker claimed Wednesday that President Barack Obama called for direct talks with Iran in a secret letter to the Isl...

Iran Seeks To Quiet Critical Former President Hashemi Rafsanjani

AP | BRIAN MURPHY | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — When Iran holds state-run ceremonies this week for an important Islamic feast day, there will be one very noticeable c...

What To Choose After This Bad Week

Jim Selman | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Jim Selman

Last week was not a good week for the planet and I've been taking it personally.

Will Oil Prices Surge?

Sheldon Filger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Sheldon Filger

The fall in oil prices from their record highs of last summer amounts to, in effect, a tangible economic stimulus program.