Iranian Vice President Sorena Sattari said that Tehran hopes to open credit lines in Russia in order to develop closer trade relations.
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto on Thursday shifted Foreign Minister Jose Antonio Meade into a key ministry in a cabinet reshuffle that could provide Meade with a platform to mount a presidential bid in 2018.
This is the first hard evidence we have that Joe Biden is seriously thinking about a presidential run: On Wednesday he made his first public comments on his potential 2016 run — though not intentionally. CNN posted audio recorded during...Show More Summary
When I talked to Cheryl Boone Issacs earlier today she was excited about the list of the latest Oscar winners of the 7th Annual Governors Awards that the Academy Of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences announced this morning. The AcademyShow More Summary
Andy Parker, father of slain WDBJ TV journalist Alison Parker, addresses President Obama on the subject of gun control in this video still. (BBC) Maybe now is a good time for President Obama to get a grip on America’s gun problem. The...Show More Summary
A month ago, international trade was in the headlines. President Obama had just obtained Trade Promotion Authority for the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), and in Australia, the China-Australia Free Trade Agreement (ChAFTA) was signed. Show More Summary
Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City Research Director Troy Davig and President Esther George have come up with the right topic for their program this year: [Inflation Dynamics and Monetary Policy](https://www.kansascityfed.org/publications/research/escp/symposiums/escp-2015):...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON, Aug 27 (Reuters) - Democrats are confident they will have enough votes to protect the Iran nuclear deal in the U.S. Congress, but they face an uphill task to avoid President Barack Obama having to use his veto power to ensure...Show More Summary
With more than 1,000 people deported by order of President Nicolás Maduro, others are leaving voluntarily rather than face an uncertain future.
Donald Trump told Mark Halperin yesterday that his sister, a federal judge, would be a “phenomenal” Supreme Court justice. He also said that “we will have to rule that out now, at least.” If he ever becomes president, let’s hope he rules it out permanently. Show More Summary
President Obama struck a characteristically hopeful note while commemorating the 10-year anniversary of America’s most controversial 21st-century natural disaster, Hurricane Katrina, during his tour of New Orleans.
Dear Senator Sanders, You've come a long way without my advice, but now that you are running for president, you may be interested in these suggestions: You've taken progressive positions on "decent paying job programs," such as investing...Show More Summary
Nobody enjoys a good mash-up like we do, but this is one for the ages. Donald Trump wants to clean up America, right? Well, if he lived in the comic book realm, he would have options beyond running for President in order to make that happen. Show More Summary
BOGOTA (Reuters) - Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos has recalled the country's ambassador to Venezuela after the Socialist country closed two border crossings and deported over a thousand Colombians.
President Obama visited New Orleans today to mark progress the city has made before the upcoming anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, which ravaged the Gulf Coast 10 years ago. The category 3 storm packed 125-mile-per-hour winds, killed some 2,000 people, caused massive flooding, and was the costliest natural disaster to hit the United States. Show More Summary
So, everyone is freaking out about Biden 2016. The White House pretty much gave the vice president the green light to run, and Bill Clinton is...
Hillary Rodham Clinton on Thursday drew parallels between terrorist organizations and the field of Republican candidates for president when it comes to their views on women, telling an Ohio audience her potential GOP rivals were pushing "out-of-date" policies.
Gay people are like an Army that has occupied America, and now they’re about to start targeting pastors and churches, according to one Texas-based anti-LGBT hate group. Texas Values President Jonathan Saenz, whose wife famously leftShow More Summary
As President Obama toured the Treme neighborhood of this city on Thursday, admiring the neat rows of brightly painted houses on a street battered by Hurricane Katrina, a 92-year-old woman -- a local icon -- told him she was proud of all he had done.