- Prince, 20, is youngest to chair UN Security Council meeting Updated: Apr-23-15 3:10 pm
UNITED NATIONS - Jordan's 20-year-old crown prince has become the youngest person ever to chair a meeting of the U.N. Security Council, to applause and some "He's cute!" sighs.
- Replacing carpet at Jerusalem shrine reveals religious rift Updated: Apr-21-15 10:31 am
JERUSALEM - It began as a routine remodeling project: Muslim authorities replacing an old carpet worn thin by masses of worshippers at the Dome of the Rock, the iconic, gold-topped shrine that overlooks the Old City of Jerusalem.
- Fewer White House state dinner invites under Obama Updated: Apr-08-15 3:21 am
WASHINGTON - An invitation to a White House state dinner has always been one of Washington's most sought-after tickets. There's the elegant setting, VIP guests in tuxedos and designer gowns and a four-course meal served up by America's most famous kitchen.