LOS ANGELES (AP) — Until he died in 2009, Michael Jackson was fiercely protective of his children (save for that one balcony-dangling incident). He covered their faces when they went out with him so they might enjoy the
NAME — Samantha Power.
AGE-BIRTH DATE — 42; Sept. 21, 1970.
EXPERIENCE — Former special assistant to the president and senior director for multilateral affairs and human rights, 2009-2013; foreign policy adviser to Barack Obama, 2005-2006, 2008; previously
WASHINGTON (AP) — Fiery human rights advocate Samantha Power has famously taken presidents to task for refusing to use military force to stop genocide. But as the U.S. ambassador to the U.N., Power may need to bite her
PARIS (AP) — France’s national statistics agency estimates that unemployment has risen to 10.8 percent in the first quarter of the year, up from 10.5 percent at the end of 2012
French President Francois Hollande has promised to
NEW YORK (AP) — The Berry Gordy memoir which inspired the Broadway hit “Motown: The Musical” is being reissued as an e-book.
Gordy’s “To Be Loved,” first published in 1994, had been out of print. The e-edition is
DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — About 450 garment workers fell ill during their shifts at a sweater factory near Bangladesh’s capital, and a doctor said Thursday the water supply was suspected.
Investigators from the government’s health ministry were testing
NAME — Susan Elizabeth Rice.
AGE-BIRTH DATE — 48; Nov. 17, 1964.
EXPERIENCE — U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, January 2009-present; senior national security adviser on Barack Obama’s presidential campaign, 2008; senior foreign policy fellow, Brookings Institution,
BOSTON (AP) — Blowout or double-overtime thriller, the result is the same for the Boston Bruins in the Eastern Conference finals: a victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins and a chance to sweep the No. 1 seed out of
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Libya brought Susan Rice her biggest success and, ultimately, caused her greatest professional disappointment.
Rice, who was appointed national security adviser Wednesday by President Barack Obama, has been a bold and blunt U.S. ambassador
MANAGUA, Nicaragua (AP) — A concession to build a canal across Nicaragua linking the Pacific Ocean and Caribbean Sea will be awarded to a Chinese company, the National Assembly president said Wednesday.
Legislative leader Rene Nunez said the