US trained Alaskans as 'stay-behind agents'

...placing "Washtub" stay-behind agents.The peninsula is named after Secretary of State William H. Seward, the primary negotiator in the 1867 purchase of the Alaska territory for $7.2 million from czarist Russia.The FBI tapped its local contacts...
Empire Editorial: All surface, no substance

...When historians look at the footnote that was Sarah Palin, they won't use phrases like "great compromiser" or "fair negotiator" or "open-minded." Instead, she'll be remembered for driving a wedge even deeper between those who think like her...
Nuclear plan 'backed' by 6 world powers

...Iran's chief nuclear negotiator signaled progress at talks...Tehran's chief nuclear negotiator, Abbas Araghchi, told Iranian...later told CNN that he thinks negotiators at the table are now "ready...upbeat comments suggested that negotiators in Geneva were moving from...
Not done yet

JUNEAU - House and Senate negotiators on Tuesday worked toward resolution on an education bill that's been prolonging the legislative session, but a key lawmaker...
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Negotiator helps end armed standoff

...Two hours later, five members of the trooper Special Emergency Response Team arrived. At about 4:30 a.m., a trooper negotiator arrived and was able to talk Stephan into giving himself up. Troopers said they believe alcohol was a factor in the incident...
Israel withdraws most of its troops from Gaza

...we are going to live under a war of attrition until a political solution is found."In Cairo, Egyptian and Palestinian negotiators held talks over a potential cease-fire. After accusing Hamas of repeatedly violating humanitarian cease-fire arrangements...
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Stage is set for final battles

...over the area called the Louisiana Purchase. They were known internationally to do this sort of thing, and the American negotiators were not fooled. A month before the British had dropped the idea of uti possidetis. The new treaty restored the borders...
The great sideshow of 2009

...Around the same time, as Congress hashed out a bailout bill, New Hampshire Sen. Judd Gregg, the leading Republican negotiator of the bill, warned that "if we do not do this, the trauma, the chaos and the disruption to everyday Americans' lives...
South Sudan peace talks to open in Ethiopia

JUBA, South Sudan - Negotiators from South Sudan's two warring sides arrived Wednesday in sanitation and no safe drinking water."Two teams of five negotiators each arrived in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, and were expected to...
Capital budget one of last big pieces pending

...early Monday, was about $2.2 billion. But that did not include additional education funding, which House and Senate negotiators were trying to reach consensus on.It includes $20 million for the Susitna-Watana hydro projects, twice what the Senate...


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