10/10/2013 7:36amThe World Bank president has set a new goal of reducing extreme poverty to 9 percent by 2020.
10/10/2013 8:09amThe International Monetary Fund chief says the global economy is in a slow and unbalanced recovery.
10/10/2013 11:26amThe International Monetary Fund chief says she's confident European nations will meet their commitment to provide further debt relief to Greece if needed.
10/10/2013 11:51amMorocco on Thursday announced a government reshuffle on the eve parliament's reopening that sees the Islamists giving up the key foreign affairs portfolio to a party known for its close ties to the palace.
10/10/2013 12:14pmLithuania's prime minister is pointing to a Russian ban on dairy products from his country as evidence that Moscow fears losing influence over Ukraine and other former Soviet states. And he's wondering how far Russia will go in punishing countries it thinks are wooing those nations away.
10/10/2013 2:22pmIndia defended Thursday government regulations designed to protect local businesses that have prompted U.S. retail giant Wal-Mart to hold back on opening superstores there.
10/10/2013 4:07pmThe nation's federal courts, including the Supreme Court, have enough money to stay open at least through Oct. 17 if there is no resolution to the budget stalemate in Washington.
10/10/2013 4:38pmMichigan Gov. Rick Snyder said under oath that he does not know who contributed to a nonprofit fund that is covering housing and some other expenses for Detroit's state-appointed emergency manager.
10/10/2013 4:57pmThe Connecticut doctor whose wife and two daughters were killed in a 2007 home invasion that horrified the country has been approached about running for public office and is thinking about entering politics, his sister said.
10/10/2013 6:23pmA former Detroit mayor was sent to federal prison for nearly three decades Thursday, after offering little remorse for the widespread corruption under his watch but acknowledging he let down the troubled city during a critical period before it landed in bankruptcy.
10/10/2013 8:57pmThe Agriculture Department says three California poultry processing facilities linked to a salmonella outbreak in raw chicken can stay open, for now.