President Barack Obama says the United States is open to holding new talks with Iran about its controversial nuclear program.
June 18, 2013
Montreal's new mayor, who pledged to stamp out corruption at City Hall when he took office late last year, was arrested by Quebec's anti-corruption police squad on Monday, numerous Canadian media outlets said.
Reuters: June 17, 2013
U.S. President Barack Obama has called peace in Northern Ireland a "blueprint" for those living in conflict zones around the world.
June 26, 2013
Officials say the United States is proceeding with a plan to arm Syrian rebels, a move that prompted a positive early reaction from U.S. allies in Europe.
June 14, 2013
Human genes may not be patented, but artificially copied DNA can be claimed as intellectual property, the US Supreme Court has ruled unanimously.
BBC: June 13, 2013
Three big Internet companies want the Obama administration to let them reveal details of federal court orders to turn over information about their users to U.S. spy agencies.
June 12, 2013
The EU will demand assurances that Europeans are not having their rights infringed by a massive surveillance programme run by the US.
BBC: June 11, 2013
Edward Snowden, the man behind of one of the biggest leaks in the history of U.S. intelligence, is a former technical assistant for the CIA who is now holed up in a Hong Kong hotel, in danger of running out of money and hoping to find asylum somewhere in the world.
CNN: June 10, 2013
President Barack Obama is calling for a "firm understanding" of how the United States and China will work together to resolve their differences on cybersecurity. Obama and Chinese President Xi Jinping began two days of meetings Friday at an estate in California.
June 8, 2013
It is refreshing that the IMF is now prepared to accept that it could have done things differently. It is regrettable that Brussels would, apparently, do the same again
Guardian: June 7, 2013