Russia and America in Georgia Together
The Election Results for Both Countries
John McCain & Sarah Palin, Alaska Governor since 2006 - The 44-year-old mother of five, a relative unknown in nationwide US politics.
McCain taps Alaska Gov. Palin as vice president pick - CNN International
Palin has focused on energy policy during her short stint in office, and she is known for her support of drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, a position McCain opposes but many grassroots Republicans support.
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Barack Obama assassination 'plotters' will not face charges - The Times (GB)
List of United States presidential assassination attempts - There have been many multiple assassination attempts on presidents of the United States; there have been 17 attempts to kill sitting and former presidents as well as presidents-elect. Four attempts on sitting Presidents have succeeded: Abraham Lincoln (the 16th president), James A. Garfield (the 20th president), William McKinley (the 25th president) and John F. Kennedy (the 35th president). Two other presidents were injured in attempted assassinations.
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