Daily Archives: August 19th, 2008

Will Russia ever pull out of Georgia?

News and media reports out of Georgia (eNewsReference.com) U.S., Georgia Dispute Russia Claim of Pullback to South Ossetia (Bloomberg via Yahoo! News) Russian news and media links online (eNewsReference.com) South Ossetia’s President Dismisses Government, Declares Emergency (Nasdaq) Belarus leader applauds Russian response to South Ossetia crisis (Russian Information Agency Novosti) Russia agrees to increased monitoring […]

Freddie Mac bailout concerns rise (eNewsReference.com)

Freddie Mac prices new debt offering (AP via Yahoo! Finance) Freddie Mac bailout concerns rise (Reuters via Yahoo! News) Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac fall on Barron’s curtain call (BizJournals) Fannie Mae And Freddie Mac Shares Plunge (HispanicBusiness.com) Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac stocks plummet (San Francisco Chronicle) Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac stocks fall on bailout fears […]

Celebrities congratulate Ellen DeGeneres and Portia de Rossi

Celebrities Congratulate Ellen DeGeneres and Portia de Rossi (Hollywood.com) Ellen DeGeneres and de Rossi Wed (Time Magazine) Ellen DeGeneres reportedly weds in California (CNN.com) Tila Tequila: It’s “Awesome” Ellen & Portia Got Married (US Weekly) Pop Tarts: Stars Send Well-Wishes to Ellen and Porita (Fox News) Ellen DeGeneres, Portia de Rossi get married (Chicago Tribune) […]

Violence erupts in Pakistan (eNewsReference.com)

News and media reports out of Pakistan (eNewsReference.com) Pakistan army chief in Kabul after Musharraf quits (AP via Yahoo! News) Pakistan violence flares after Musharraf resigns (AP via Yahoo! News) Pakistan hospital blast kills 23 (AFP via Yahoo! News) Cracks in Pakistan coalition day after Musharraf quits (Reuters via Yahoo! News) Pakistan coalition meets on […]

Does Hillary Clinton have a shot at the White House?

Does Hillary Clinton have a shot at the White House? The Lingering What-If Question: Clinton? (New York Times) Clinton: US should demonstrate energy solutions (AP via Yahoo! News) Bill and Hillary Clinton join hundreds at funeral for slain Ark. Democratic Party chairman (Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune) Clinton Is VP Favorite Among Delegates (CBS News) Obama-Clinton […]

NATO: Russia not honoring cease-fire terms

NATO: Russia not honoring cease-fire terms (eNewsReference.com) NATO: Russia not honoring cease-fire terms (CNN.com) Russia isolating itself over Georgia: Rice (AFP via Yahoo! News) NATO, divided over Russia sanctions, ‘gave birth to a mouse’ (McClatchy Newspapers via Yahoo! News) Georgia, Russia exchange war prisoners (AP via Yahoo! News) Silnov wins high jump gold for Russia […]

Joe Biden offers Foreign Policy Heft for VP

eNews reference of Election 2008 (eNewsReference.com) As Running Mate, Biden Offers Foreign Policy Heft but an Insider Image (New York Times) Biden calls for $1 billion in emergency aid to Georgia (Politico via Yahoo! News) Obama backs Biden’s call for Georgia aid (The Hill) Why Biden should be at top of the ticket (Las Vegas […]

Obama VP pick announcement coming soon

Obama veep announcement expected in coming days (USA Today) Obama close to naming VP pick: report (AFP via Yahoo! News) Obama takes McCain to task on withdrawal timetable (AP via Yahoo! News) McCain uses vets meeting to rap Obama on Iraq (USA Today) Americans trust McCain over Obama on Russia: poll (AFP via Yahoo! News) […]