[00:08]But last week U.S. publishers were doing their best to fill in
[00:13]the empty spaces and, incidentally, investing more dollars than ever
[00:19]before in the U.S.'s growing interest in art of all nations and ages.
[00:30]The sort of problems governments increasingly face, they say,
[00:35]will be much less predictable than those associated
[00:38]with old great-power rivalries. Pressure from demography,
[00:44]climate change and shifts in economic power builds up quietly for a long time
[00:58]"Ms. Burton literally became a ward of the state,
[01:03]incompetent to make her own medical decisions,
[01:06]simply because she was pregnant," her lawyer, David Abrams,
[01:10]told NEWSWEEK in an interview.
[01:20]Federal regulators said it was an election communication
[01:24]and not merely a documentary, making it subject to
[01:29]campaign-finance restrictions barring corporate-funded ads
[01:34]close to an election.
[01:40]Last year, about 3,800 were lost through attrition, mostly retirement,
[01:47]so if similar numbers are recorded this year,
[01:51]several thousand could receive pink slips.
[02:02]"It is clear," Stewart went on, "that this surveillance was
[02:06]so narrowly circumscribed that a duly authorized magistrate, … ,
[02:11]could constitutionally have authorized the very limited search
[02:16]and seizure that the Government asserts took place."
[02:26]Practically every developing country, however cash-strapped,
[02:31]has done something (often a lot) to help farmers.
[02:36]African governments are finally starting to fulfil a promise they made
[02:42]in 2003 to spend 10% of their budgets on agriculture.
[02:54]Presumably Obama wanted to show the world that even a fanatical terrorist
[03:00]could get a fair trial in America, and saw little risk that KSM,
[03:07]as the spooks call him, would be acquitted.
[03:14]A:Is the whale a mammal?
[03:17]B:Without a doubt.内容来自 听力课堂网：http://www.tingclass.net/show-8124-236823-1.html