National governments

Key dates in Greece's debt crisis

A look at key dates in Greece's financial crisis. Oct. 4, 2009…

 

Deficit focus questioned as answer to euro crisis

Europe is getting tougher on government debt. After more than two years…

 

Germans float direct EU control over Greek budget

Germany is proposing that debt-ridden Greece temporarily cede sovereignty over tax and…

 

Germans float direct EU control over Greek budget

A German official says Greece should temporarily cede sovereignty over tax and…

US weapons for future include key relics of past

The lineup of weapons the Pentagon has picked to fit President Barack…

3 charged in tax fraud scheme using stolen IDs

Three Southern California men have been arrested on federal tax fraud charges…

Why is investment income taxed less than wages?

Why do Mitt Romney and other wealthy investors pay lower taxes on…

AP Interview: Coe defends Olympic ticketing

The cost of staging the London Olympics remains within budget and glitches…

APNewsBreak: DOJ, Va OK deal on disabled housing

Virginia will close four of its five institutions for housing the developmentally…

Deadline looming over Israel settlement evacuation

Religious nationalists living in a rogue settlement on a wind-swept West Bank…

Judge won't delay decision in tobacco case

A federal judge on Thursday said she won't delay an order in…

Merkel praises Spain reform drive

Germany will be flexible in considering how existing European Union funds can…

Unions back anti-corruption campaign in S.Africa

A 25-year-old Johannesburg secretary said she was angered, not frightened, when police…

Why is investment income taxed less than wages?

Why do Mitt Romney and other wealthy investors pay lower taxes on…

APNewsBreak: Army to cut combat brigades

The U.S. Army plans to slash the number of combat brigades from…

FACT CHECK: Obama pushes plans that flopped before

It was a wish list, not a to-do list. President Barack Obama…

FACT CHECK: Obama pushes plans that flopped before

It was a wish list, not a to-do list. President Barack Obama…

Jobs, energy, values top issues in Obama address

Highlights of President Barack Obama's State of the Union address: TAXES Said…

Judge grants delay in Miss. cancer clinic case

A federal judge has granted a request to delay the trial of…

Public spending fuels Ecuador leader's popularity

Amparo Martinez's universe is two small, tidy rooms in a poor Quito…