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World 09 Jun 2010 | 12:00 AM

Amid uncertainty, BP siphons off more oil from well

HOUSTON/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Energy giant BP Plc said on Tuesday it was capturing more oil from its ruptured Gulf of Mexico well while U.S. scientists tried to figure out just how much crude was still pouring out.

World 08 Jun 2010 | 12:00 AM

Obama has strong words as Gulf spill spreads

VENICE, La/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama said he wanted to know

World 08 Jun 2010 | 12:00 AM

BP say capturing more oil from blown-out well

HOUSTON (Reuters) - Energy giant BP Plc said on Tuesday it had sharply increased the amount of oil it was capturing from its blown-out Gulf of Mexico well, but U.S. officials want to know exactly how much oil is still gushing out.

World 08 Jun 2010 | 12:00 AM

U.S. liberals: Time to make Obama uncomfortable

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Nineteen months after celebrating U.S. President Barack Obama's historic election win, disappointed liberal activists promised on Monday to turn up the political heat on a White House they said is too quick to compromise.

World 08 Jun 2010 | 12:00 AM

Obama says ready to 'kick ass' over Gulf oil spill

VENICE, La/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama said he wanted to know

World 08 Jun 2010 | 12:00 AM

Obama says ready to 'kick ass' over Gulf oil spill

VENICE, La/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama said he wanted to know

World 08 Jun 2010 | 12:00 AM

Obama has strong words as Gulf spill spreads

VENICE, La/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama said he wanted to know

World 02 Jan 2010 | 12:00 AM

Dozens killed in Pakistan suicide blast

ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - A suicide bomber in a vehicle blew himself up at a volleyball game in northwest Pakistan on Friday, killings dozens of people in a village that opposes al Qaeda-linked Taliban insurgents, officials said.

World 01 Jan 2010 | 12:00 AM

Pakistan's Karachi shuts to protest violence

KARACHI (Reuters) - Pakistan's commercial capital nearly shut down on Friday as religious and political leaders called for a strike to protest against violence after a suicide bomber killed 43 people at a religious procession this week.

World 01 Jan 2010 | 12:00 AM

Pakistan's Karachi shuts to protest violence

KARACHI (Reuters) - Pakistan's commercial capital nearly shut down on Friday as religious and political leaders called for a strike to protest against violence after a suicide bomber killed 43 people at a religious procession this week.