General manager Jonathan Frolich, left to right, public relations ...
Sep 11th, 2010
(AP) - General manager Jonathan Frolich, left to right, public relations director Rachel Harrison and Caron Smith, attend Andaz 5th Avenue’s Fashion’s Night Out in New York, Friday, Sept. 10, 2010. (David Goldman/AP Images for Andaz 5th Avenue) -
By Martyn Herman LONDON (Reuters) - Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson will retire at the end of the season after more than 26 years in charge, bringing to a close the most glittering managerial career in British football. The Premier League champions confirmed on Wednesday that Ferguson, 71, would step aside following United's home game ... [Full Article]
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) - Hard-line Islamist students protested in the Afghan capital demanding the repeal of a presidential decree for women's rights that they say is un-Islamic. It was the latest sign of a backlash against the legal protections passed in the 12 years since the toppling of the Taliban regime known for its harsh treatment of w... [Full Article]
By Andrea Shalal-Esa WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Public backlash against deadly overseas drone strikes may undermine promising uses of such technology for anything from disaster response to mail delivery, a top U.S. industry group said as it launched a lobbying effort to "demystify" unmanned planes. The Aerospace Industries Association wants t... [Full Article]
RAIWIND, Pakistan (AP) - The Pakistani politician poised to become the country's next prime minister said Monday that Islamabad has "good relations" with the United States, but called the CIA's drone campaign in the country's tribal region a challenge to national sovereignty. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]