- Puerto Rico govt seeks to lure wealthy investors Updated: Apr-24-14 5:24 pm
- Wisconsin's Oneida tribe hosts food summit Updated: Apr-16-14 11:52 am
- Longtime Canadian finance minister dies Updated: Apr-10-14 9:09 pm
- 2 nations leading jet search have turbulent past Updated: Apr-10-14 10:17 am
- Clinton: New voter restrictions are a step back Updated: Apr-09-14 9:57 pm
- Hall of Famer: Gay athletes face old questions Updated: Apr-09-14 9:54 pm
- LBJ summit celebrates law's 50th anniversary Updated: Apr-06-14 3:59 pm
- IMF leader calls for bold policies to aid recovery Updated: Apr-02-14 4:13 pm
- UN chief urges action on Central African Republic Updated: Apr-02-14 12:49 pm
- Arab summit lays bare serious cracks on Syria Updated: Mar-26-14 4:10 pm
- Obama: Nuke security deal makes world safer Updated: Mar-25-14 5:57 pm
- Obama says US to host next nuclear summit in 2016 Updated: Mar-25-14 12:47 pm
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico - Puerto Rico hopes to persuade wealthy investors to bet on the U.S. territory at a two-day conference aimed at attracting new money amid the island's struggles to recover from a nearly eight-year recession.
ASHWAUBENON, Wisconsin - The Oneida Tribe of Indians of Wisconsin hopes to combat serious health problems among Native Americans by teaching other tribal members to farm and preserve their own food.
TORONTO - Former Canadian finance minister Jim Flaherty, a fixture on the world financial stage who stepped down just three weeks ago, has died. He was 64.
CANBERRA, Australia - The leaders of Malaysia and Australia have used warm and glowing terms to assure the world that their partnership in the desperate hunt for a missing airliner is built on a firm and abiding friendship. But it's also an odd-couple relationship that has proved brittle in the past and has been blighted by hostility, rivalries and cultural misunderstandings.
AUSTIN, Texas - Former President Bill Clinton used the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act to criticize efforts in several states to restrict voting, saying they threaten to roll back half a century of progress.
AUSTIN, Texas - NBA Hall of Famer Bill Russell said Wednesday that gay athletes' current fight for equality and acceptance reminds him of some of the same struggles black athletes faced in the 1960s.
AUSTIN, Texas - Four U.S. presidents, including Barack Obama, are scheduled to headline a summit this week that commemorates the signing of a law 50 years ago that brought broad changes in America's social fabric.
WASHINGTON - The head of the International Monetary Fund warned Wednesday that leading nations need to embrace bold policy steps to accelerate a still-modest and fragile global economic recovery.
BRUSSELS - U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon urged European and African nations on Wednesday to step up their efforts to end the desperate plight of the people of Central African Republic.
KUWAIT CITY - An Arab summit that ended Wednesday exposed cracks in what was once solid Arab support for Syrian rebels, with Saudi Arabia and Qatar divided over which factions to back and Syria's neighbors increasingly expressing fatigue with the flood of refugees from the country's civil war.
THE HAGUE, Netherlands - President Barack Obama declared Tuesday that a security summit took "concrete steps" to prevent nuclear material falling into the hands of terrorists even though Russia and China failed to sign an agreement to beef up inspections.
THE HAGUE, Netherlands - President Barack Obama says world leaders will convene in the United States in 2016 for the next Nuclear Security Summit.