| Sep 4, 2013
Wednesday's Pictures in the News begins in Russia, where Japanese and Russian flags are visible on the plane of Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe at Saint Petersburg's airport ahead of the G20 summit. The Group of 20 advanced and emerging nations summit...
| Sep 6, 2013
Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. Leaders of the G20 nations made progress on tightening up on multinational company tax avoidance, but remain divided over the Syrian conflict at the summit in Russia. President Obama used the...
| Sep 5, 2013
In Thursday's Pictures in the News, technicians work on the vertical stabilizer of an experimental version of a cargo hauling airship being built by Worldwide Aeros Corp. in a WWII-era blimp hangar at the former Marine Corps Air Station in Tustin, Calif....
| Nov 4, 2011
| 8:34 AM
President Obama joked Friday that he has gotten a "crash course" in European politics lately, but it doesn't appear to have changed his approach toward Congress.
Speaking at the end of the G-20 summit here, Obama spoke about the marginal growth in the...
| Nov 14, 2011
| 3:00 AM
If ever there was a time when "see, I told you so" was warranted, it is now as the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) reported last week that Iran is close to developing a nuclear weapon.
That so many in the State Department over several...
| Nov 23, 2011
The team Mayor Rahm Emanuel assembled to host the G-8 and NATO summits here in May knows there are important unsettled questions about costs, security and other logistics, but decisions on such key issues have been held up by a gathering 4,000 miles...
| Dec 12, 2012
| 2:33 PM
A delegation from the Laguna Beach Sister Cities Assn. recently returned from a visit to San Jose del Cabo with glowing reports about Laguna's newest sister city.
Members of the delegation reported on their trip at the Dec. 4 City Council meeting....
| Sep 6, 2012
| 3:52 PM
The City Council on Tuesday gave its blessings to the adoption of a new sibling by the Laguna Beach Sister Cities Assn. and the friending of another.
Sister Cities is not a city-sponsored organization, but Mayor Jane Egly and Councilman Kelly Boyd...
| May 30, 2012
| 12:35 PM
Passengers were removed from an American Eagle commuter jet after its tail was clipped by the right wing of a Boeing 747 cargo plane at O'Hare International Airport this afternoon, officials said.
The 18 passengers and three crew members aboard the...
| Jun 11, 2012
| 11:17 AM
China’s foreign trade situation will face “continuing severity” this year, according to Commerce Minister Chen Deming in a statement Monday.
But, “if lucky,” imports and exports could still grow about 10%, according to a...
| Jun 14, 2012
| 10:30 AM
Chancellor Angela Merkel says her country is a lot of things, including “the economic engine and … the anchor of stability in Europe.” But what Germany is not, she said, is Superman, sweeping in with euro zone deposit guarantees and...