Enrique Peña Nieto's victory in Mexico's presidential election amid a raging drug war opens a new and uncertain chapter in relations with the US. Some in Washington fear the return of the Institutional Revolutionary Party (PRI), which ruled Mexico until 2000, will turn the clock back to an era of cosy deals with drug cartels and fraught relations with the gringos.
It may be the heart of American political power, and bristling with military and intelligence assets, but for three days now much of Washington DC and its suburbs have been disabled – essentially by trees falling on power lines.
François Hollande, Europe's chief critic of one-size-fits-all austerity measures, is facing the headache of inescapable belt-tightening at home after a national audit confirmed that France has a gaping hole in its budget and will struggle to meet its deficit-reduction targets.
The public will eventually be offered a vote on whether Britain should leave the European Union, David Cameron said on Monday as he attempted to clarify the government's thinking on an EU referendum after days of confusing signals from Downing Street.
A presenter from the Syrian regime's main television channel has defected to the opposition and revealed he has been secretly providing intelligence to rebels for the past seven months.
Jenny Garrett, author of Rocking Your Role: The 'How To' Guide to Success For Female Breadwinners, shares her tips with HITC Life on how to ROCK at being the main earner.
Marc Faber, publisher of the 'Gloom, Boom and Doom Report, spoke with Bloomberg Television’s Betty Liu Monday, and said that, 'If I were running Germany, I would have abandoned the eurozone last week'.
Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard is the only Premier League player to make our XI...
Chelsea striker Fernando Torres was the Premier League star who scored Spain's third, but their team performance was about far more than just that.
One firm has already broken ranks. Will others follow ?