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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 ...

Will Climate Change Chill Obama's Legacy?

William S. Becker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
William S. Becker

Obama is the leader most likely to be blamed 20 or 30 years from now when people around the world are suffering from intense, diverse and irreversible stresses from climate change.

Michelle Obama & The G-20's Other First Ladies: Who Was Best-Dressed?

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

This past weekend, the G-20 leaders and some of their spouses met in Toronto, where Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper and his wife Laureen's play...

FLOTUS & the G-20's Other First Ladies: Who Was Best-Dressed? (PHOTOS, POLL)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

The last time we saw First Lady Michelle Obama at a G-20 Summit was when she and the president hosted one in Pittsburgh last September. Now the G-20...

Obama: G-20 nations should take action to seal economic recovery

AP | MARTIN CRUTSINGER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON (Associated Press) — President Barack Obama is appealing to the world's major economies not to waver in their efforts to support a su...

Much Ado About Almost Nothing

Michael Brenner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Michael Brenner

That's it, folks -- there ain't no more from the G-20 summit. The blood oaths of November and April to tackle head-on the practices that brought us to the brink of disaster are evidently gone with the wind.

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.

Obama At G-20 To Ask For More Economic Balance

AP | TOM RAUM | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

PITTSBURGH — As police clashed with protesters in the streets, world leaders on Thursday closed ranks on pay limits for bankers whose risky beha...

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...

Don't Expect a Miracle

Robert D. Stolorow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Robert D. Stolorow

Obama can no more miraculously save us from the cumulative consequences of many years of economic foolishness than Bush's holy war against the "forces of evil" could resurrect our lost illusions of grandiose invincibility.

Obama Works To Oppose European Efforts To Create Cross-Border Regulatory Authorities

nytimes.com | MARK LANDLER and DAVID E. SANGER | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Britain predicted on Thursday that world leaders would bridge their differences on steps to recover from the deepest global economic downturn since Wo...

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...

Why Obama Hates The New York Times

John Wellington Ennis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
John Wellington Ennis

In his press conferences, Obama has been leaving the press corps -- especially the New York Times -- aghast by calling on journalists from smaller news outlets.

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Posted 05.25.2011 | World

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G-20: Welcome to the Multi-Polar World

Mark Weisbrot | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mark Weisbrot

The run-up to the G-20 meeting has been interesting and colorful. President Lula Da Silva of Brazil declared that "this crisis was caused by the irrat...

Obama Muzzling Press Corps? Asks NY Times

NY Times | Helene Cooper | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Is President Obama trying to muzzle his press corps? The standard form during "joint press availabilities" -- bureaucratic lingo for press conferen...

Obama's Wednesday G-20 Schedule

Huffington Post | Stuart Whatley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Today is President Obama and the First Lady's first full day in the United Kingdom for the G-20 Summit. The following is today's schedule; bear in min...

What Will Michelle Obama Wear For Tea With the Queen? (VIDEO)

Gioia Diliberto | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Gioia Diliberto

No doubt, the press will be comparing Michelle's performance and appearance to Jackie's on her triumphant European trip with President Kennedy in the spring of 1961.

Obama Talks To More World Leaders: Pope Benedict, Brazil's Da Silva

AP | LIZ SIDOTI | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

CHICAGO — World leaders hoping to meet President-elect Obama at an economic summit this weekend in Washington will be disappointed. Obama does ...