South African apartheid assassin makes parole
Eugene De Kock, who was sentenced to 212 years in prison for crimes committed during South Africa's apartheid years, was granted parole Friday.
German president Weizsaecker dies at 94
The German president helped re-unify his country and pushed a new way of thinking about its World War II defeat.
Greek gov't to renegotiate bailouts
The finance minister of Greece's new leftist government says the country won't cooperate with the troika of lenders managing Greece's bailout program.
Obama requesting $1B for South America
President Obama will ask Congress for $1 billion in aid for El Salvador, Honduras and Guatemala, according to an op-ed by VP Joe Biden in the NYTimes.