| Dec 10, 2013
| 12:24 PM
STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - Sweden held its lavish annual Nobel awards ceremony on Tuesday attended by laureates and royals, but their ranks were depleted when many VIPs flocked to the memorial for anti-apartheid hero Nelson Mandela in South Africa.
| Dec 5, 2013
| 7:50 PM
Dec 5 (Reuters) - Reaction to the death of Nelson Mandela,
South Africa's anti-apartheid hero and first black president, on
Thursday at age 95.
South African President Jacob Zuma: "Our people have lost a
father. Although we knew this day was going to...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 4:46 AM
LONDON -- Distilling their anger over reports of U.S. spying on European citizens and governments, including heads of state, European Union leaders are calling for a meeting with U.S. officials on the matter before the end of the year.
In a statement...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 3:57 PM
As the bumbling President Barack Obama attempts Tuesday night to persuade Americans to follow his stumbling lead into a Syrian civil war, some notes:
•America's constant and faithful ally, Great Britain, shocked Obama by refusing to join him in a...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 9:42 AM
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...