US actor and Haiti ambassador at large Sean Penn reacts during ...
Feb 15th, 2012
(Reuters) - US actor and Haiti ambassador at large Sean Penn reacts during a news conference after attending a meeting with Uruguay's President Jose Mujica at the presidential house in Montevideo February 14, 2012. REUTERS/Andres Stapff (URUGUAY - Tags: ENTERTAINMENT POLITICS HEADSHOT) -
CANNES, France (AP) - The magic and glamour of Cannes can be hard to spot on a day when rain is lashing the palm trees, roiling the gray Mediterranean and pooling in puddles along the Croisette. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]
BAGHDAD (AP) - A coalition led by Iraq's prime minister has won the largest single bloc of seats in seven of 12 provinces participating in local elections, and tied in an eighth, although it failed to achieve a majority in any of the districts, electoral officials announced Saturday. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]
BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN, Brunei (AP) - Worried that long-seething rifts could escalate over the South China Sea, Southeast Asian leaders are expected this week to press China to agree to start negotiations on a new pact aimed at thwarting a major clash in one of the world's busiest waterways. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]
By Phil Wahba (Reuters) - J.C. Penney Co Inc Chief Executive Myron Ullman told Wall Street on Thursday that the department store chain is emerging from what he called an abyss but warned he needs time to fix the issues of the retailer. Penney reported another steep quarterly loss on weak sales and heavy clearance deals, but Ullman said the company ... [Full Article]