US President Barack Obama and his rival Mitt Romney cancelled
campaign speeches and some ads attacking each other,
replacing them with expressions of sorrow for the victims of
a deadly shooting rampage in Colorado.
US President Barack Obama will not apologize to Republican
presidential candidate Mitt Romney for raising questions
about his tenure and the timing of his departure from private
equity firm Bain Capital, the Democrat said in an interview.
US President Barack Obama eased sanctions against Myanmar to
allow US companies to invest there, calling it a "strong
signal" of support for political reform taking root in the
southeast Asian country.
President Barack Obama's campaign and top Democrats have
called on Mitt Romney to release more personal tax records
and raised questions about his offshore assets that the
Republican challenger's campaign condemned as an "unseemly
and disgusting" character assault.
Poland has demanded an apology from Washington after
President Barack Obama spoke of a "Polish death camp" while
announcing an award to a resistance fighter for alerting the
world to the Nazi Holocaust, largely perpetrated on Polish
US President Barack Obama has honoured veterans by noting
"the light of a new day" of having U.S. troops home from Iraq
and returning soon from Afghanistan, while promising not to
send soldiers back to war without a clear need.
President Barack Obama will meet Afghan President Hamid
Karzai on the sidelines of the NATO summit on Sunday, the
White House said, but there was no plan for Obama to have a
bilateral get-together with his Pakistani counterpart while