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Don't Mention the Climate!

David Saddington | Posted 01.17.2015 | Green
David Saddington

The extensive media coverage of Tony Abbott and his fruitless attempt to hold back the global tide of climate change has once again raised the issue onto a global platform.

Obama Rejects G20 Pressure To Abandon Syria Air Strike Plan

Reuters | Posted 11.06.2013 | World

* Obama sticks to position despite Russia, China objections * Obama and Putin talk one-to-one, aide says no change * Lea...

Amanda Terkel

Hints Of Dick Cheney In Obama's Syria Stance | Amanda Terkel | Posted 09.06.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In 2008, then-Vice President Dick Cheney was told in an interview that two-thirds of Americans opposed the Iraq War. "So?" he replied...

Obama To Speak On Syria Tuesday

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 09.06.2013 | Politics

President Barack Obama said he will speak to Americans about the situation in Syria from the White House on Tuesday. Obama made the announcement du...

President Obama Speaks Live At G-20 Summit (VIDEO)

Posted 01.04.2012 | Politics

President Barack Obama is speaking live at the G-20 summit in Cannes, France. The European debt crisis and threat of Greece defaulting on its debt is ...

PHOTOS: Behind The Scenes On Obama's Asia Tour

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

President Obama returned to the U.S. Sunday after a 10 day tour of Asia that took him through India, Indonesia, South Korea and Japan. From the region...

G20 Skips Toughest Tasks, Offers Little Proof That World Is Safe From Next Crisis

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

SEOUL (By Alex Richardson and David Ljunggren) - G20 leaders closed ranks on Friday and agreed to a watered-down commitment to watch out for dangerous...

CURRENCY WAR DODGE: Obama, Hu Jintao Meet Ahead Of G20 Summit

Voice Of America | Dan Robinson | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

President Barack Obama and China's President Hu Jintao promised to keep their countries' relationship moving forward, ahead of the G20 summit in Seoul...

Staying Competitive in the Clean Energy Race

Phyllis Cuttino | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Phyllis Cuttino

Even as oil threatens beaches across the Gulf, an array of Washington special interests are working to keep Congress from considering legislation that could lessen our dependency on fossil fuels.

G-20 Doesn't Offer Much Reform

Mark Weisbrot | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Mark Weisbrot

The expansion from the G-8 to the G-20 is mostly a symbolic move. Since the rich countries control the institutions with actual power, the G-20 is still mainly the G-7 with the other 13 countries sitting in.

Best G-20 Pittsburgh Photos (SLIDESHOW)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The HuffPost has compiled the best photographs from the Group of 20 summit in Pittsburgh taking place September 24 and 25, 2009. Vote on your favorite...

Power Shift, the Stunning Rise of the G20

Barry D. Wood | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Barry D. Wood

In the span of just ten months, key developing countries have accomplished what they could not achieve in the previous half a century: They have shouldered aside the staid 7 nation club to take a seat at the table.

G-20 Summit: World Leaders Arrive In Pittsburgh (SLIDESHOW)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The leaders of the world's largest economies descended in Pittsburgh, PA Thursday to kick off the G-20 summit. Here's your chance to get to know your ...

G-20 Pittsburgh Summit: HuffPost Bloggers' Analysis and Commentary

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Huffington Post

Read the latest commentary, analysis and reporting from HuffPost bloggers from the G-20 summit in Pittsburgh.

Turkish Diplomats Cause Scuffle Around President Obama

Washington Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A group of Turkish diplomats breached the security bubble around President Obama on Tuesday, provoking a frenzied reaction by security personnel, arou...

G20 Summit Confronts "Unknown Unknowns" of the Global Economic Crisis

Sheldon Filger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Sheldon Filger

Nothing has emerged from the G20 Summit that will even begin to address the tyranny of these economic unknown unknowns.

Jason Linkins

Scritti Politti: April 3, 2009 | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

It's Friday, and I'm feeling generous and mercurial, so here's a fun and shameless plug! Los Angelenos in the house? This Saturday, enjoy the dynami...

Indian Prime Minister Asks For Obama Autograph

Politico | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

How big an international star is President Obama? Even other world leaders want his autograph. When Obama met with Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Sin...

Obama G-20 Thursday Schedule

Huffington Post | Stuart Whatley | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The following is President Obama's Thursday G-20 Summit schedule, according to the White House: - 3 a.m. ET/8:00 a.m. local time: Meets with leaders...

Obama G-20 News Conference (WATCH LIVE)

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

President Obama is holding a news conference at the G-20 summit in London. Earlier Thursday, G-20 leaders pledged an additional $1 trillion to restore...

Caption This Photo, Vote For Thursday's Best, See Wednesday's Winner

Huffington Post | Alex Leo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

Original Caption: A group photo session at the G20 Summit in the Excel centre in London, Thursday, April 2, 2009. The objective of the London Summit i...

G-20: Europe Welcomes Obama (SLIDESHOW)

Huffington Post | Hanna Ingber Win | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Barack Obama arrived in London last night for the start of his eight-day, five-country trip. He has begun meetings with British Prime Minister Gordon ...

Obama's Trip to Europe

Vivian Norris | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Vivian Norris

Eight years after Bush ignored protesters at the EU meeting in Goethenberg, Obama is arriving in Europe for the London G20 talks. One thing is for sure...this time the leaders need to listen.

Obama: Media Fabricated Rift With European Allies

The Washington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

President Obama this morning denied the widespread reports of major rifts between him and some key European allies about the best way to approach the ...

G-20 Sarkozy Walkout Threat: Barack Obama Conciliatory

Telegraph | Henry Samuel in Paris and Toby Harnden in London | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

If Mr Sarkozy's strident demands for a new, restrictive regulatory structure were not met then he would leave an "empty chair", the French president's...