Topic: Group of Twenty
President Obama, who was so keen to emulate the now broke European model, suddenly stands as the last European spendthrift.
06/25/2010 03:11 pm
Wall Street financial reform took another step early Friday to reaching the President's desk when a House and Senate conference committee reached agreement on financial overhaul regulations.
06/25/2010 10:52 am
Beijing unpegged the Chinese yuan from the dollar last weekend, leading to a half-point rise against the US currency this week. The value of China's currency has been a highly contentious issue with trade partners.
06/25/2010 10:51 am
Julia Gillard said she used her first telephone conversation with President Barack Obama on Friday to reassure him of the country's military commitment to Afghanistan.
06/25/2010 10:47 am
The chief question at this weekend's G20 summit will be how to keep the world economy growing. The Europeans are cutting government spending, ignoring President Obama's call for more stimulus.
06/25/2010 10:20 am
This weekend's G20 summit pits President Obama's stimulus efforts against European calls for austerity budgets in what is shaping up as an economic clash of civilizations.
06/25/2010 08:50 am
Photos of the Day Photos of the Day 06/24
To become a truly prosperous and democratic nation, Russia must be willing to abandon cultural obstacles to progress. Based on a meeting I had with Russia's president last month, Moscow may not be ready to do that.
06/24/2010 04:47 pm
Toronto G20 summit is the scene where a car, laden with gas cannisters and weapons inside, was found near the summit site.
06/24/2010 04:30 pm
Canada earthquake: Parliament building in Ottawa evacuated. Workers also left buildings in Toronto
06/23/2010 06:51 pm