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New Orleans mops up after Gustav close encounter - International Herald Tribune

By germanifa01 - September 2nd, 2008, 19:13, Category: General


NEW ORLEANS : Workers armed with rakes and brooms fanned out across New Orleans on Tuesday to clean up after Hurricane Gustav but officials told hundreds of thousands of evacuees to stay away a bit longer. Half of New Orleans still lacked power and the sewage system was damaged. But floodwaters from more info

SOCHI, Russia (Reuters) - Russia on Tuesday praised the European Union's "responsible" decision to avoid imposing sanctions on Moscow over its conflict with Georgia, but said the bloc had failed to understand why it had intervened. Leaders from the 27 European Union states met in Brussels on Monday more info

The Michigan Court of Appeals won't stop Gov. Jennifer Granholm from holding a hearing Wednesday that could lead to the ouster of Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick. A three-judge panel ruled Tuesday night after hearing arguments from Kilpatrick's lawyers and the governor's legal team. At the request of more info

NEW YORK -- His strokes awry, his emotions laid bare for all to see, Roger Federer figured out a way to stay in the U.S. Open. Federer found himself locked in a five-set struggle against the sort of player the world is accustomed to seeing him dismiss with ease, and it was only down the stretch that more info

Google co-founders Sergey Brin, left, and Larry Page talk about the new Google Browser, "Chrome," during a news conference at Google Inc. headquarters in Mountain View, Calif., Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2008. Google Inc. is releasing the Web browser in a long-anticipated move aimed at countering the more info