Surging demand for cars in rapidly growing nations will mean a robust car industry in 20 years. The US will have a piece of it – though smaller than today – and the models it turns out will be much greener as the iconic industry reinvents itself.
A Christian Science perspective.
The US condemned the coup but finds itself defending a president allied with leftist critics such as UN General Assembly president d'Escoto and Venezuela's Chávez.
Key challenges remain, including the discontent of former Sunni insurgents recruited by the US and credited with improving security.
Amid a huge display of national pride, some expressed concerns that violence could spike again.
Witnesses describe the unauthorized rally in Tehran Sunday that was ultimately broken up by police and militia.
The tally so far in one district gave President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad even more votes than he had on June 12, according to Iran's state news agency.