Obama is to meet this week with banks about card-holder complaints. Congress is weighing a 'bill of rights' for borrowers.
More than 40 European diplomats walked out in protest over the Iranian leader's speech, in which he called Israelis "the racist perpetrators of genocide."
A meeting to judge progress on racism is likely to be captive to Israeli-Palestinian and Islamic defamation issues.
The tangled case involves Somali pirates, a German ship, an overcrowded Kenyan prison, and allegations of human rights abuses.
Will Kenya be tapped as the next ‘Hague’ of the high seas?
Peter Zumthor's designs for an art museum emerging from a bombed-out church and thermal baths both caught the jury's eye.
The Obama team won't seek another spending jolt for the US economy, the Treasury secretary said Sunday, until it assesses effects of the first one.
In Strasbourg, the US president cast the war as an international – not just American – problem.
The US has lost 2 million jobs this year, but some of the unemployment numbers could indicate that the recession is finally starting to bottom out.
A leading jihadi theologian – and adviser to the late leader of Al Qaeda in Iraq – is under fire for ‘moderating’ his views.