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- March 6, 2014
The Dalai Lama opened U.S. Senate proceedings with prayers Thursday, marking the first time the Tibetan spiritual leader has performed the traditional prayer that opens each session.
Speaking in both Tibetan and English, the Dalai Lama offered several prayers and closed with what he called his favorite: “Daily I pray this. That gives me inner strength. So I am asking to serve humanity. As long as space remains and as long as beings remain, until then may I too, remain and help dispel the misery of the world.” Continue reading →
- March 5, 2014
Liz Wahl, an anchor and correspondent for the Russian government-funded television network, RT — formerly known as “Russia Today” — announced her resignation during a live broadcast Wednesday. Wahl, who works for RT’s Washington bureau, said she could not be … Continue reading →
- March 3, 2014
In our news wrap Monday, the Environmental Protection Agency finalized new rules that dramatically reduce the amount of sulfur in gasoline. The EPA disputes an oil and gas industry warning that the rule will drive gas prices up by 6 to 9 cents a gallon. Also, President Obama met with Israeli Prime Minister at the White House in hopes of salvaging an Israeli-Palestinian peace plan. Continue reading →