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A policemen stands guard at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit in Beijing, China, on Nov. 7. Leaders and ministers of the 21-member APEC economies are meeting through Nov. 11. Photo by Wang Zhao/AFP/Getty Images President Barack...
Detroit filed its bankruptcy exit plan in federal court Friday. Detroit can bid bankruptcy goodbye within weeks. U.S. judge Steven Rhodes confirmed a plan Friday that will cut over $7 billion in unsecured liabilities and pump $1.4 billion into the...
When aging loved ones need extra help, there are several in-home options families can explore. Photo by John Moore/Getty Karen’s 87-year-old mom finally agreed to have someone come in a few days a week to help with housekeeping, meal preparation and...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioMIGUEL ANGEL GOMEZ: First they shot him and then they beheaded him. Here if they don’t like you or for any little thing, they have you killed. JOHN CARLOS FREY: Miguel says his brother was not part of a gang and has...
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu addresses the Israel Public Affairs Committee policy conference in Washington March 4. Photo by NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has authorized the demolition of homes...
Caption:President Barack Obama addresses military personnel at MacDill Air Force Base in Tampa, Fla., on Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014. The president was briefed by commanders at U.S. Central Command (CENTCOM) regarding the terrorist threat posed by...