- Ecuador shuts down nonprofit environmental group Updated: Dec-05-13 4:47 pm
- State moves to recover funds charity groups Updated: Nov-27-13 10:22 am
- Ahead of Olympics, Russia's mixed message on gays Updated: Nov-27-13 3:52 am
QUITO, Ecuador - President Rafael Correa's government has shut down a nonprofit environmental group that opposes Amazon rainforest oil drilling, alleging it was involved in disturbing public order.
NEW ORLEANS - State officials will try to recoup more than $2.3 million from 21 community and charitable organizations found to be in violation of Louisiana's financial reporting laws.
MOSCOW - Anyone who switched on Russian TV recently might have been forgiven for thinking the Kremlin was relaxing its hard line on gays: Images of rainbow flags and a happy same-sex couple looking adoringly at their child flashed across the screen.