A Christian Science perspective.
The meeting's great success is $1.1 trillion in economic aid for the developing world, but other proposed solutions to the recession were vague.
While French and British leaders have been high profile, the low-key German chancellor is getting credit for the summit's regulatory focus.
At the G-20 summit, the US, Japan, and South Korea are attempting to win backing for a Security Council resolution against North Korea.
The Obama-Hu exchange seemed to go well, while dinner Wednesday night gave Obama and Germany's Merkel a chance to reach greater détente.
New report says China scores lowest on Internet freedom.
The global crisis has led to political upheaval in many countries, unseating three prime ministers in Europe alone.