WASHINGTON (AP) — The presidents of America and Iran may meet briefly next week for the first time, marking a symbolic but significant step toward easing their countries’ tense relationship. An exchange of letters between the leaders already
PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — Cambodia’s opposition says it will boycott parliament’s opening session Monday unless a last-minute compromise is reached to resolve the country’s post-election deadlock.
Opposition leader Sam Rainsy said Friday that his party is sticking
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is pressing his case in America’s heartland that Congress mustn’t jeopardize fragile economic progress with threats of a government shutdown.
Obama was traveling to an auto plant near Kansas City, Mo., on
SANAA, Yemen (AP) — A Yemeni military official says coordinated attacks by al-Qaida militants in a southern province have killed at least 38 soldiers and wounded dozens.
Maj. Raed Mohammed Nasser says the attacks took place at dawn
WASHINGTON (AP) — A New Jersey college student wants Congress to stand strong against tougher gun laws. A Colorado software executive thinks the federal government goes too far in protecting gun rights. A child-care worker in Wisconsin just
CHICAGO (AP) — Thirteen people have been shot at a park on Chicago’s southwest side, including a 3-year-old boy who was in critical condition, in what authorities say was likely a gang-related shooting.
Officer Amina Greer said the
WASHINGTON (AP) — The first bang sounded distant and muffled. On the fourth floor, Bertillia Lavern assumed somebody downstairs was setting up for an event and had dropped a folding table.
But when the bangs kept coming, Lavern
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans controlling the House are moving to ship to the Senate a measure that would prevent a government shutdown but cripple the health care law that’s the signature accomplishment of President Barack Obama’s first term.
BERLIN (AP) — Chancellor Angela Merkel is seeking a third term in Sunday’s German election, when she faces a challenge from center-left rival Peer Steinbrueck. Leaders of Germany’s smaller parties also will play a part in determining how
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration is pressing ahead with tough requirements for new coal-fired power plants, moving to impose for the first time strict limits on the pollution blamed for global warming.
The proposal would help reshape