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5 Gaffes by World Leaders Caught on Tape
Footage of Queen Elizabeth’s unguarded comments at a reception in Buckingham Palace Tuesday came to light after another video emerged of British Prime Minister David Cameron at the same event saying Nigeria and Afghanistan were "fantastically corrupt." "They were very rude to the ambassador,” the
The Latest: Italian Official: EU Must Deal With Unhappiness
Italy's finance minister is urging the European Union to do more than "concern itself only about banks."
The Latest: Calls for 2nd Referendum Crash UK Website
The Latest on Britain's historic vote to leave the European Union (all times local): ——— 10:35 p.m. Tens of thousands want a do-over. So many users are signing a petition for a re-run of Britain's referendum on European Union membership that they've crashed the House of Commons
Putin Calls on Europe to Improve Ties Despite Sanctions
Russian President Vladimir Putin has called on European leaders to improve ties with his country
New Osama Bin Laden Letters Show Paranoid Micromanager in Hiding
For years after 9/11, top American officials proclaimed Osama bin Laden a man on the run and incapable of overseeing al Qaeda. But newly declassified files taken from his compound in Pakistan and obtained by ABC News show he was a "hands on" boss until the end, firing off hundreds of memos, letters
President Hollande's Partner Hospitalized, but Can Infidelity Cause Illness?
Valerie Trierweiler, known in France as the "first girlfriend" of the country's President François Hollande, was hospitalized after she learned he was having an affair with a younger actress. Trierweiler, who is 48 and has been with the 59-year-old Socialist leader since 2005, was treated for "gros
Spying on Allies Fits President Obama's Standoffish Profile
Diplomats are not surprised that the security agencies under U.S. President Barack Obama have reportedly been monitoring close allies like German Chancellor Angela Merkel . He has failed to foster close relationships with other heads of state, causing much frustration around the world. U.S.
Read an Excerpt of Mark Leibovich's 'This Town'
Excerpted from THIS TOWN: TWO PARTIES AND A FUNERAL-PLUS, PLENTY OF VALET PARKING!-IN AMERICA’S GILDED CAPITAL by Mark Leibovich by arrangement with Blue Rider Press, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA), Inc., Copyright © Mark Leibovich 2013. June 2008 Tim Russert is dead. But the room was...
From F-Bombs to Insults, Politicians Have a History of Open Mic Candor
It's every public figure's nightmare. You lean over to make an off-handed private remark, and the entire world ends up eavesdropping. It's the curse of the open microphone, and it's haunted its fair share of U.S. presidents. Here's a look at some the hot mic missteps that have plagued America's