The length of the walkout may hinge on two crucial questions: How long can the union afford to stay out? And how long can General Motors endure a strike?
In a hostile environment at Columbia University, President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad of Iran meandered from science and religion to politics.
A special military appeals court's ruling was a victory for the government in its efforts to begin prosecuting some of the 340 detainees at Guant á namo Bay, Cuba.
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Despite an order from Myanmar's junta to stay out of politics, Buddhist monks returned to the streets today.
Indian outsourcing companies are hiring workers and opening offices in other developing countries.
Authorities exposed an underground distribution network for illicit drugs supplied by 37 companies in China.
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