Nissan Motor's Chief Executive Carlos Ghosn (L) talks to ...
Dec 14th, 2010
(Reuters) - Nissan Motor's Chief Executive Carlos Ghosn (L) talks to Mitsubishi Motors Corp.'s President Osamu Masuko during their joint news conference in Tokyo December 14, 2010. Nissan Motor Co. and Mitsubishi Motors Corp said on Tuesday they would expand their scope of cooperation, especially in the fields of minivehicles for the Japanese market and for commercial vehicles globally. REUTERS/Toru Hanai (JAPAN - Tags: BUSINESS TRANSPORT) -
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - North Korea has replaced its hard-line defense chief with a little-known army general, according to a state media report Monday, in what outside analysts call an attempt to install a younger figure meant to solidify leader Kim Jong Un's grip on the powerful military. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Treasury Secretary Jack Lew will meet with Wall Street and business executives in New York on Thursday evening to discuss issues, including how to strengthen the U.S. economic recovery and further reduce the deficit, an official said. The dinner meeting in New York includes JPMorgan Chase & Co Chief Executive Jamie Dimon,... [Full Article]
PARIS (AP) - Carlos the Jackal, the flamboyant terrorist and self-proclaimed revolutionary who was once one of the Cold War's most wanted men, is appealing his life sentence for orchestrating bombings in France two decades ago. Carlos, whose real name is Ilich Ramirez Sanchez, is serving two life sentences in France for a triple murder in 1975... [Full Article]
BEIRUT (AP) - Syrian President Bashar Assad said in a newspaper interview Saturday he won't step down before elections and that the United States has no right to interfere in his country's politics, raising new doubts about a U.S-Russian effort to get Assad and his opponents to negotiate an end to the country's civil war. (Source: As... [Full Article]