November 22, 2011 RSS feed / World

Defense hawks insist on sparing military from cuts

WASHINGTON Congress’ defense hawks insist the military should be spared from automatic cuts triggered by the failure of the supercommittee to reach a deal on reducing the deficit. More...

Penn State officials in court for sex case

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Sound alike, but GOP hopefuls views differ

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Republican presidential candidates sound much alike in their zeal to shrink government, cut taxes and replace President Barack Obama’s big health care law with, well, something entirely different. More...

Greeks to pick new premier for 15 weeks

ATHENS, Greece ( AP) — The leaders of Greece’s two biggest parties are due to resume talks today to agree on who should be the country’s new prime minister, after reaching a historic power-sharing deal to push through a massive fina More...

Census shows widest old-young wealth gap

WASHINGTON (AP) — The wealth gap between younger and older Americans has stretched to the widest on record, worsened by a prolonged economic downturn that has wiped out job opportunities for young adults and saddled them with housing and colleg More...