The ongoing uprisings in the Middle East and North Africa will not be resolved without economic reform in the region, President Obama said in his speech on Mideast issues at the State Department on Thursday."Politics alone has not put protesters into the streets," he said.
The space shuttle Endeavour launched its final mission this week, a 16-day mission at the International Space Station. It's the second-to-last mission scheduled for the space shuttle program before it comes to an end later this year.This trip has added significance for shuttle commander Mark Kelly.
In Krotz Springs, La., preparations continue as residents wait for an expected flood below the Morganza Spillway.The Louisiana Department of Natural Resources says there are 592 oil- and gas-producing wells in the path the water is expected to follow down the Atchafalaya Basin."
A small-town pageant is like the first audition for adulthood. It's not your peers judging you — it's complete strangers.At the Miss Shrimp Festival pageant in Fernandina Beach, Fla., the girls march onstage in brightly colored prom gowns. It's hard to tell them apart.
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