1. Obama skipped intel briefings prior to attacks

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  2. High court to hear English-only case

    ... repeal of an Alabama law mandating English as the state's official language. In 1990 ... , Alabama voters adopted a constitutional amendment declaring English the official language of their state ... that Alabama's English-language policy discriminated on the basis of national origin. The state

  3. French language fades from global scene

    ... and speaking English. If the trend continues, English, which is the preferred language in the European Union ... English. French seems to be out of the picture, though a century ago it was the international language ... ," she said. "But the citizens of those countries are studying English as a second language

  4. Army translator program an invitation to jihadists?

    ... that this threat is not going away." At Fort Jackson, 09 Lima recruits are taught English, American customs ... Stakelbeck that the "Fort Jackson Five" were part of a small unit at the base called 09 Lima, a part ... language." Definitive work on Mideast – available only here! "Commanders in the field

  5. Congressman: Official English would save millions


    ... referring to the English language as a 'tool of oppression' and are demanding that special ... accommodations be made for those that do not wish to learn the English language. "So which of those ... , instead of your telephone telling you to 'press 1 for English, 2 for Spanish,' it may tell you to 'press

  6. Putin's save


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  7. Lesbians win college's alumni-couple contest


    ... announced the winners Tuesday on the Alumni Association's Facebook page: Dear Alumni, We sincerely ... who shared their heartwarming stories with us. Congratulations to our winners Megan Edwards 09 ... and Katie MacTurk 09. The "Hawkmate" contest was a way for alumni who met on Hawk Hill to share love stories and photos.

  8. End of 2012: The world has never been better


    ... , as the best-written and most entertaining magazine in the English language. (Exception: apparently ... these blokes havent been reading Forbes but let us not quibble.) Its Why 2012 was the best year ever observes:

  9. The Russian military and the new cold war


    ... to Putin's English-language propaganda mouthpiece "Russia Beyond the Headlines," it's "dishonest ... of the Putin dictatorship in Russia is expected to soar nearly 60% from 2012 to 2015. But according

  10. Testicle-biting dogs 'to face hooligans' at Euro 2012


    ... at Euro 2012. The English-language Krakow Post newspaper asserted in an editorial that local law