It’ll be hard for US/Asian/European companies and governments to invest in African nations unless reforms are instituted.
http://www.latimes.com/news/local/la-me-summerjobs28-2009jun28,0,5608600.story Blaming lay-offs of older workers now looking for work, teens say the job market is tough right now, the Los Angeles Times is reporting.
Ed McMahon, Farrah Fawcett, and Michael Jackson died within days of each other.
There’s an increased demand for skilled workers during the recession. But it’s not easy to fill those jobs with US workers.
http://www.nytimes.com/learning/students/pop/articles/19scotus.html The Supreme Court of the United States ruled on Thursday, 5-4, that defendants don’t have a right under the Constitution to test evidence against…
Former Gov. Rod R. Blagojevich appears on reality shows. Can IL government clean up its act. Apparently not.
The 2 journalists were sentenced for illicit acts, including illegally crossing the border into N. Korea from China.
The president considers allowing Gitmo detainees to plead guilty to capital crimes, which would protect top secret information from being revealed.
General Motors filed for bankruptcy, giving the US 60% ownership in the company thanks to a bail-out plan.
http://www.nytimes.com/learning/students/pop/articles/19emissions.html President Obama announced on Tuesday that the US would impose tougher emissions and fuel-efficiency standards, the New York Times is reporting. The standards would…