UN endorses inter-Korean peace process
The UN General Assembly on Wednesday adopted by
consensus a resolution endorsing efforts by Seoul and Pyongyang to
advance the process of inter-Korean dialogue and reunification.
Court convicts 21 of Madrid bombings
A Spanish court Wednesday convicted 21 people of
involvement in the 2004 Madrid train bombings, but acquitted an
Egyptian accused of helping mastermind the Al Qaeda-inspired attack
that claimed nearly 200 lives.
Bush fights for relevance as America eyes his successor
With 12 months to go until America elects a new
leader, George W. Bush refuses to be labelled a lame duck president
and is vowing to work furiously in a final sprint before retiring to
his Texas ranch.