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01/14/2010 05:26 pm
While Obama remains a ‘rock star’ in many countries, skeptics don’t see much tangible change in US policy.
01/14/2010 02:05 pm
Corporations from across economic sectors including Google, Wal-Mart, Wells Fargo, and GM are donating to Haiti's earthquake relief.
01/14/2010 01:49 pm
Less ideological than Bush, Barack Obama pursues a more traditional approach to foreign affairs, marked by a narrower definition of US interests.
01/14/2010 01:13 pm
The US and the international community are quickly mobilizing to help. But Haiti will need sustained assistance.
01/13/2010 12:03 pm
The Bering Strait is only 50 miles wide, but it has quite an influence on Earth's climate, say scientists.
01/11/2010 02:45 pm
Is China set to displace the US as the new global superpower?
01/11/2010 10:56 am
The cold weather is already causing gas prices and home heating oil prices to rise. How much might they affect any economic recovery?
01/07/2010 05:28 pm
The recent recession has exposed the vulnerability of Singapore have-nots. Critics say the city-state should provide a better social safety net.
01/05/2010 09:21 am
Health concerns and angry protests have prompted partial bans on US beef imports in Taiwan, Japan, and South Korea – most recently by Taipei on Tuesday. The recurring dispute has strained relations.
01/05/2010 07:34 am