Archive for November 9th, 2012

  • Iran bans ‘luxury’ imports as sanctions bite

    November 9, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

    Iranian shopkeeper Masoud Hatami works at a home appliance store in Tehran, Iran, Thursday, Nov. 8, 2012. Sanctions-hit Iran has banned the import of foreign-made cars, laptops, and other ‘luxury’ goods in the hope of saving billions of dollars in...

  • Obama to visit Myanmar, Cambodia, Thailand

    November 9, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    FILE – This Nov. 7, 2012 file photo shows President Barack Obama speaks at his election night party, in Chicago. Fresh from his re-election, President Barack Obama will embark on a trip to Southeast Asia and become the first U.S. president to visit...

  • Claims about flood-damaged cars aren’t true

    November 9, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    FILE -In this Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2012, file photo, cars are submerged at the entrance to a parking garage in New York’s Financial District in the aftermath of superstorm Sandy. Alarming claims that hundreds of thousands of flood-damaged cars from...