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France Will Wait For UN Inspectors' Syria Report Before Deciding On Strike, Hollande Says

ST. PETERSBURG, Sept 6 (Reuters) - President Francois Hollande said on Friday France would await the conclusions of U.N. inspectors investigating last month's chemical weapon attack in Syria before deciding on any action.<p>"We shall await the report of the inspectors just as we will await (U.S.) …

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Technical Glitches Spur Confusion About Obamacare Plan Charges

By Sharon Begley<p>NEW YORK, Sept 5 (Reuters) - Technical glitches still plague the display of new healthcare plans to be offered to millions of uninsured Americans starting in 26 days, including how medical charges and deductibles are listed, industry officials say.<p>Health insurers planning to sell …

Atlantic hurricane season: so far, so calm as weather defies forecasts

So far, so calm: despite predictions that this year's Atlantic hurricane season would be unusually busy, the season has entered its second half and a hurricane is yet to form.<p>On 23 May, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) said it was "forecasting an active or extremely active …

E-cigarettes as good as patches in helping smokers quit

Electronic cigarettes work about as well as nicotine patches in helping smokers kick the habit, researchers report. And e-cigarettes helped people smoke fewer cigarettes overall, even if they didn’t quit completely.<p>The study is the first major piece of research to show that the products, which …

French Oppose Syria Action By Two-Thirds Margin, Poll Finds

More than two-thirds of French people are against the country taking part in international military action in Syria, according to a newspaper poll published Saturday.<p>The survey for French daily Le Figaro showed the country's opposition to military action against the Damascus regime has increased …

Rebels 'too disorganised' to take over after attack on Syria, report warns

American air strikes against the Syrian government would not allow rebels to topple Bashar al-Assad because opposition fighters are too fragmented and disorganised, an intelligence analysis warns.<p>The two-year-old uprising against the Damascus regime has broken down into countless battlefields …

Pentagon adjusts plans for more intense attacks on Syria

U.S. war planners are preparing for three days of attacks on Syria, a longer bombardment than originally envisioned.<p>September 07, 2013|By David S. Cloud<p>Hundreds of demonstrators opposed to a U.S. military strike against Syria… (Olivier Douliery / Abaca…)<p>WASHINGTON — The Pentagon is preparing for a …

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Roman Catholic clergy are urged to start preaching in support of immigration reform at Sunday Mass.

Catholic Church getting more aggressive on immigration reform<p>Starting at Sunday Mass, clergy nationwide are urged to address immigration and to encourage congregants to contact their members of Congress.<p>September 07, 2013|By Cindy Carcamo<p>Roman Catholics from Los Angeles and Orange counties march …

Yosemite wildfire burns into fourth week

Scientists are assessing the damage from a massive wildfire burning around Yosemite National Park, laying plans to protect habitat and waterways as the fall rainy season approaches.<p>Members of the federal Burned Area Emergency Response team were hiking the rugged Sierra Nevada terrain Saturday even …

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