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World - International
11/6/2012 6:36:58 PM
Brief description of both houses – the Senate and the House of Representatives – of America's bicameral legislature, along with US governors

World - Region
11/3/2012 9:41:09 AM
After two months of the killing of the US ambassador in Benghazi, FBI investigators, with an agreement with the Tunisian authorities, are allowed to interview a detained militant suspected of involving in the attacks

World - Region
8/9/2012 10:38:05 PM
Since attorney Ted Cruz's victory in the Texas Republican primary for a U.S. Senate seat last week, Tea Party members across have been touting the strength of their conservative movement and its influence on the Republican Party

World - Region
7/8/2012 8:09:59 PM
Jordanian parliament approves new amendments to elections law increasing seats that can be contested by party and coalition candidates, Muslim Brotherhood describe the changes as "provocative"

Business - Economy
7/4/2012 2:57:24 PM
As details of Egypt's state budget gradually emerge, US senators condition military assistance to Egypt on public disclosure of Egypt's military, police budgets

World - International
6/30/2012 2:12:58 PM
The US Senate confirms President Barack Obama's nominee for the position of US ambassador in Myanmar, the latest step in efforts to engage a nation undergoing dramatic reforms

World - Region
6/28/2012 2:18:26 PM
In a response to threats by Islamist opposition to boycott general elections, Jordan's King Abdullah II asks parliament to hold an extraordinary session early next month to amend some articles in a controversial electoral law

Business - Economy
5/24/2012 12:21:44 PM
'I'll be darned if I am going to give [the Egyptian government] that money,' says US Senator Leahy, after the decision was made

World - Region
5/18/2012 6:44:24 PM
The US Republican-majority Senate blocks a legislation for the imposition of new economic sanctions against Iran because of its nuclear activities, arguing that the bill requires more time to be examined

Business - Economy
4/17/2012 1:32:20 PM
With 60 votes needed to bring bill back to Senate, Republicans dismiss plan to raise tax on millionaires as 'stunt' aimed at dividing americans

World - International
3/17/2012 12:49:37 PM
WikiLeaks group announces on Twitter that founder Julian Assange plans to run for seat in Australian Senate in 2013 elections

World - Region
3/6/2012 11:37:17 AM
Head of US Central Command and head of US Special Operations Command are testifying before the Senate panel Tuesday on chemical and biological weapons capability in the Middle East

World - International
3/3/2012 4:40:52 PM
The ruling Pakistan People Party secures majority in the indirectly-elected Senate elections in a boost for President Asif Ali Zerdari who encountered a string of scandals, preliminary results showed

World - International
2/2/2012 10:27:53 AM
Senate passes gay marriage legislation in Washington state sending the bill to the House of Representatives, increasing the chance of Washington becoming the seventh state in the US allowing same-sex marriage

World - Region
1/27/2012 3:01:51 PM
Analysts believe that Turkey can no longer escape its duty of contrition for the genocide, especially with the French Senate's legislation for criminalising the denial of the 1915 massacre

World - International
1/8/2012 4:40:29 PM
Turkish ambassador returns to Paris tasked with persuading French legislators not to pass a bill that will outlaw denial of the 1915 Armenian genocide, from being approved by the Senate

Business - Economy
12/18/2011 1:40:44 PM
House passes bill restricting US foreign aid to Egypt, Pakistan, Palestinian Authority; Senate to vote on measure this weekend

World - International
12/8/2011 11:50:00 AM
Almost half of wrongful convictions are a result of 'bad forensic science,' crime author John Grisham tells the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation, urging reform led by scientists, rather than the police

Business - Economy
11/11/2011 4:48:32 PM
The package of austerity measures demanded by the European Union will now go to the lower house which is expected to approve it on Saturday, triggering the resignation of Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi

World - Region
9/29/2011 3:47:11 PM
Jordan's senate postpones indefinitely a meeting to discuss that criminalises corruption allegations

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