An Iranian Christian kisses the Cross held by archbishop Babken ...
Jan 1st, 2012
(AP) - An Iranian Christian kisses the Cross held by archbishop Babken Charian, during New Year Mass at the Vank church in the central city of Isfahan, 234 miles (390 kilometers) south of the capital Tehran, Iran, Sunday, Jan. 1, 2012. (AP Photo/Vahid Salemi) -
GENEVA (AP) - The first hurdle facing the world's top diplomats as they try to play architects of a new Iranian nuclear order is running the gauntlet of media staking out the hotel protected by a phalanx of security and an armored vehicle. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]
Three Wall Street trade groups sued the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission on Wednesday to stop tough overseas trading guidelines that they fear could hurt markets and reduce their profits. The groups accused the CFTC in their lawsuit of circumventing a more rigorous rulemaking process by issuing its cross-border regulations as "guidanc... [Full Article]
Australia's first gay marriages were celebrated Saturday in the national capital Canberra, despite the prospect of a High Court decision ruling against the unions later this week. As soon as the clocked ticked past midnight, several couples tied the knot -- including Stephen Dawson, a Labor Party member of the Western Australian parliament, wh... [Full Article]