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U.S. and EU leaders plan to work together on sanctions and strengthening Europe and Ukraine's energy security in an united front against Russia.
BRUSSELS, Dec 3- U.S. and EU leaders on Wednesday will pledge to work together on sanctions and on strengthening Europe and Ukraine's energy security as they seek to present a united front to Russia, according to a draft document seen by Reuters. Throughout the year, the United States has led the push for tougher sanctions, while many governments in Europe, afraid...
Speculation is growing that OPEC may have no choice but to cut production when it meets on Thanksgiving Day.
The midterm elections, which Wall Street has largely ignored, could pack some surprises for markets Tuesday.
U.S. officials are debating whether to tighten controls on the border with Canada and make it easier to revoke the passports of suspected militants.
Although the US spent $7.6 billion to eradicate poppy in Afghanistan, cultivation of the opium source is at an all time high.
Secretary of State John Kerry is speaking out on the pro-democracy protests happening in Hong Kong.
Apple CEO Tim Cook took on the hot-button issue of climate change on Monday during the Climate Week NYC 2014 conference.
Washington said countries in the Middle East have offered to join airstrikes against IS militants, but Britain held back.
President Barack Obama touted the recent string of positive economic numbers and addresses international tensions.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports the State Department is saying the FAA's decision to stop U.S. flights to Tel Aviv is based on security.
Secretary John Kerry is in Israel to push ceasefire talks despite a FAA travel ban, reports NBC's Martin Fletcher.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports President Obama is taking heat for his handling of geopolitical events taking place around the world.
Secretary of State John Kerry and Treasury Secretary Jack Lew will sit down with top Chinese leaders to begin a dialogue in an attempt to repair a strained relationship over cyberspying and maritime disputes, among other issues, reports CNBC's Eunice Yoon.
Russia's Lavrov urged a halt to Ukraine's military operation against separatist rebels in the east, warning of a new round of bloodshed.
Secretary of State John Kerry is meeting with Iraqi officials to try and get them to form a new government as ISIS captures more towns. NBC's Ayman Mohyeldin reports the latest from the besieged country.
The State Department confirmed that Russia has sent tanks and other heavy weapons to separatists in Ukraine. NYT reports.
The deteriorating situation in Iraq "might play out for quite some time," but U.S. stocks should be able to weather the storm, Gabelli Funds' Howard Ward tells CNBC.
The rules are simple. Keep things light. Remember to congratulate the graduates. And if you can do it from space—as one speaker did—that helps, too.
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