Brazil suffered a recession in the first half of the year as investment plunged and the country's hosting of the World Cup suffocated economic activity.» Read More
The Jakarta Composite surged to a fresh 15-month high after Joko Widodo was confirmed as president of the world's third-largest democracy.
GOP control of both the House and Senate would provide Hillary Clinton a clearer target courting voters fatigued by Washington dysfunction.
Vying for a crucial Senate seat in Iowa, Bruce Braley and Joni Ernst are scrambling terms of engagement in the politics of class.
Rep. Paul Ryan also tells CNBC that Obamacare must be repealed before it implodes "under it's own weight."
Rick Perry, who is mulling a second presidential run in 2016, reported to the Travis County Courthouse on Tuesday
For as much that is said about Hillary Clinton's "enemies list," it's her allies that might prove to be the bigger challenge come 2016.
Nouri al-Maliki has given up his fight to remain prime minister of Iraq and now supports his successor, Haider al-Ibadi, state television reported Thursday.
Tayyip Erdogan secured his place as Turkey's first directly elected head of state, taking him a step closer to the presidential system he covets.
Sources close to the Clintons insist they are pushing for Brooklyn to be the site of the 2016 Democratic National Convention. NYT reports.
Neel Kashkari—GOP candidate for governor of California—delivered on CNBC a scathing critique of President Barack Obama and Democratic policies in D.C.
Hillary Clinton's record as secretary of state ties her political standing to the condition of U.S. foreign policy even after her D.C. departure.
The losing candidate in Indonesia's presidential election, ex-general Prabowo Subianto, will challenge the result in the Constitutional Court.
The main party backing Joko "Jokowi" Widodo claimed victory in Indonesia's presidential election on Tuesday..
Indonesian markets rallied ahead of the expected announcement of the country's new leader on Tuesday as investors shrugged off warnings of alleged cheating.
MH17 and Gaza suggest foreign policy could wind up playing a major role in the 2016 election, Politico's Ben White says.
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has not decided yet to run for president, but he has a big political asset, his one-of-a-kind personality.
Paul Krake, Founder of View from the Peak: Macro Strategies, says ratings for Brazilian president Dilma Roussef will fall post-World Cup. He later discusses the outlook for the BRICS nations.
A surge of Republican pressure is bringing the Fed's long-held independence into question again.
After Brazil's brutal World Cup loss, its populace could focus on the tournament's costs amid a flagging economy.
After a month of intense campaigning, Indonesians voted on July 9 to elect their first new president in a decade.
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