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Obama blocks Chinese wind farms in Oregon over security

President Obama delivers remarks at a campaign event in Washington

  WASHINGTON | Fri Sep 28, 2012 7:15pm EDT (Reuters) – President Barack Obama blocked on Friday a privately owned Chinese company from building wind turbines close to a Navy military site in Oregon due to national security concerns, and the company said it would challenge the action in court. The rare presidential order to divest interests in the wind farms comes as Obama campaigns for a second term against Republican Mitt Romney, who has accused him of being soft on China. Ralls Corp, which had been installing wind turbine generators made in China by Sany Group, has four wind farm projects that…

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Obama leads Romney 49-42 percent in latest Reuters/Ipsos survey

U.S. President Barack Obama poses for a picture with girls in formal wear as he participates in an election campaign rally in Virginia Beach

(Reuters) – President Barack Obama maintains a lead over Republican challenger Mitt Romney with 40 days left until the November 6 election, the latest Reuters/Ipsos poll said on Thursday. The daily tracking poll said Obama had 49 percent support to 42 percent for Romney among likely voters. Ipsos interviewed 1,194 registered voters online for the survey. The result showed the race basically holding where it has been for days with Obama enjoying an advantage over the former Massachusetts governor. Obama got a bump in support from his Democratic National Convention earlier this month and Romney was hurt by the leak…

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USA ELECTIONS 2012!

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  September 26, 2012 Obama   50%      vs     Romney  44% Gallup—These are the results when registered voters are asked: “Suppose the presidential election were held today. If Barack Obama were the Democratic Party’s candidate and Mitt Romney were the Republican Party’s candidate, who would you vote for Barack Obama, the Democrat or Mitt Romney, the Republican?” Those who are undecided are further asked if they lean more toward Obama or Romney and their leanings are incorporated into the results. Each seven-day rolling average is based on telephone interviews with approximately 3,050 registered voters; Margin of error…

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Egypt’s Mursi calls for cooperation between cultures

Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi speaks during the final day of the Clinton Global Initiative 2012 in New York

    NEW YORK | Tue Sep 25, 2012 (Reuters) – Egypt’s new Islamist president Mohamed Mursi delivered a call on Tuesday for “genuine cooperation” between cultures, but in the wake of violent assaults on U.S. diplomatic missions in the Muslim world he also cautioned that a joke in one culture may not be funny in another. Speaking at a philanthropic meeting convened in New York by former U.S. President Bill Clinton, Mursi signaled an embrace of multiculturalism as an alternative to a single culture seeking dominance. “The world cannot become one culture or one civilization. However, can we have civilizations that…

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Some conservatives reconsider funding Akin in Missouri Senate race

U.S. Senate candidate Akin speaks during rally outside Missouri Capitol with the New Women's Group in Jefferson City

Reuters) – Within hours of a deadline to withdraw from the race, Missouri U.S. Senate hopeful Todd Akin appeared determined to stay in and he received a boost with news that some Tea Party-linked conservatives are considering giving him financial support. Akin has come under pressure to quit from fellow Republicans over his controversial remarks on rape. In a sign of defiance, Akin was due to start a bus tour across the state on Tuesday to emphasize he will not file a motion with a local court by a 5 p.m. deadline to quit the race. The Missouri senate race…

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Obama and Romney Offer a Possible Preview of Their First Debate

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—Mitt Romney criticized President Obama in remarks broadcast on Sunday for refusing to meet with Benjamin Netanyahu, the Israeli prime minister, during this week’s United Nations General Assembly meeting, saying it sends a message that the administration is distancing itself from an important Middle East ally. “I think the exact opposite approach is what’s necessary,” Mr. Romney said on “60 Minutes.” Mitt Romney spoke with “60 Minutes” correspondent Scott Pelley in Boston       “60 Minutes” correspondent Steve Kroft spoke with President Barack Obama at the White House   Mr. Obama, speaking in a separate interview on the same program on CBS,…

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Iran commander says could launch pre-emptive strike on Israel

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  (Reuters) – Iran could launch a pre-emptive strike on Israel if it was sure the Jewish state were preparing to attack it, a senior commander of its elite Revolutionary Guards was quoted as saying on Sunday. Amir Ali Hajizadeh, a brigadier general in the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps, made the comments to Iran’s state-run Arabic language Al-Alam television, according to a report on the network’s website. “Iran will not start any war but it could launch a pre-emptive attack if it was sure that the enemies are putting the final touches to attack it,” Al-Alam said, paraphrasing the military commander. Hajizadeh…

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U.S. stops 20 Iran officials attending U.N. assembly

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DUBAI | Sat Sep 22, 2012 (Reuters) – The United States has denied visas to about 20 Iranian government officials hoping to attend next week’s United Nations General Assembly, including two ministers, Iran’s Fars news agency reported on Saturday. Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, a regular at the assembly since he took office in 2005, will give his final speech there on Wednesday and will address a meeting on the “rule of law” on Monday. But of the 160-or-so visas requested by the Iranian delegation two months ago, about 20 were turned down, Fars said. It gave no reason, but many Iranian officials…

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Pro-American Libyans Besiege Group Suspected in U.S. Envoy’s Death

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BENGHAZI, Libya (Reuters) – Pro-government demonstrators stormed the headquarters of the Islamist Ansar al-Sharia militia in the Libyan city of Benghazi on Friday, aiming to evict fighters from the site, Reuters witnesses said. Ansar al-Sharia has been linked to the attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi last week in which the U.S. ambassador to Libya and three other Americans died. It denies involvement. Friday’s action against the group appeared to be part of a coordinated sweep of militia headquarters buildings by police, government troops and activists following a mass public demonstration against militia units earlier in the day. Chanting…

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VP candidate Ryan heckled, booed at retiree event

VP - POSSIBLE Wisconsin Representative Paul Ryan listens during a campaign event in Wisconsin

(Reuters) – Republican vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan received a chilly reception from a seniors’ group on Friday as he argued that popular health and pension programs for U.S. retirees need to be overhauled to ensure their stability. Members of the retiree group AARP booed and heckled Ryan as he laid out the Republican ticket’s case for repealing President Barack Obama’s healthcare law and partially privatizing the Medicare health plan…

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