Governor nominees Cuomo, Paladino offer plans on NY economic development

Cuomo, Paladino offer plans on NY economy

ALBANY, N.Y. — New York’s gubernatorial nominees offered contrasting proposals Monday on issues the polls show are most important to voters: Jobs and the economy.

Netanyahu: Settlers should show restraint as expiry of settlement curbs threatens talks

Netanyahu: Settlers should show restraint

JERUSALEM — Israel’s prime minister is calling on West Bank settlers to show restraint as Israeli restrictions on settlement construction come to an end at midnight.

With compromise elusive, Mideast talks threatened by end of settlement slowdown at midnight

Israeli settlement slowdown to end at midnight

Ireland’s bonds reach new euro-era high on debt worries, rumors of government instability

Irish borrowing costs at new high on debt worries

Japan gets new foreign minister as Kan reshuffles Cabinet to put stamp on his administration

Cabinet shuffle gives Japan new foreign minister

Maehara named new Japanese foreign minister as prime minister shuffles Cabinet

Japan gets new foreign minister in Cabinet shuffle

Japan to get new foreign minister as Kan reshuffles Cabinet to put stamp on his administration

Cabinet shuffle to give Japan new foreign minister

Tea party favorite O’Donnell wins GOP Senate primary in Delaware over longtime congressman

President Barack Obama

Tea party-supported Ovide Lamontagne seizes early lead in NH Republican senatorial primary

U.S. President Barack Obama

Republican establishment battles tea party once more as tumultuous primaries hit finish line

U.S. President Barack Obama

Day of protests in disputed Kashmir leaves 15 dead; rare anti-US mood fuels crowd

Michelle Obama and President Barack Obama

Indian forces kill at least 14 protesters in Kashmir; 1 policeman also dies in clashes

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Japan revises up 2Q economic growth before announcing new stimulus details

Japan introduces new stimulus, better 2Q growth

Romanian PM Boc shakes up government; 5 ministers fired, 1 quits amid recession

Romanian PM shakes up cabinet

BUCHAREST, Romania — Romania’s unpopular government was in turmoil Thursday after the prime minister fired five Cabinet ministers, with the economy minister also saying he will quit.

Australian prime minister contender frustrates 3 kingmaker legislators on budget disclosures

Australian PM contender frustrates key legislators

Outsider Republicans keep winning, and desperate Democrats hope it will save them this fall

President Barack Obama

Australian prime minister contenders promise 3 kingmaker lawmakers to govern for full 3 years

Australian PM contenders promise no early election

William Saxbe, attorney general in Nixon administration and former US Senator from Ohio, dies

William Saxbe, attorney general under Nixon, dies

As peace talks about to get under way, Israel faces difficult choice on settlement freeze

President Barack Obama

India’s bold bid to showcase itself is in crisis, weeks before Commonwealth Games begin

Lee Myung-bak,Manmohan Singh

Israelis’ faith in military tarnished by scandal over top post, pollster finds

Poll: Scandal dents confidence in Israeli military

Winners in both parties highlight their inexperience in politics

US President Barack Obama

Pro wrestling’s McMahon takes GOP Senate primary in Connecticut; Colorado Sen. Bennet wins

The White House

Illegal immigration issue provides big boost for Brewer in Arizona’s governor race

Immigration issue boosts Brewer in Arizona race

Voters fire sixth incumbent lawmaker as Kilpatrick loses re-election bid in Michigan

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Brownback wins GOP nod for governor in Kansas; it’s Blunt, Carnahan for Mo. Senate

U.S. President Barack Obama

Mass. lawmakers working into the night to break logjam over gambling bills before session ends

Mass. lawmakers try to break logjam over gambling

Mass. Senate President Murray, House Speaker DeLeo to meet with negotiators on gambling bills

Legislative leaders meeting on Mass. casino bills

Chief of staff Walsh selected as acting head of the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency

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Obama nominates State Department official Lew as budget director

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Obama to nominate State Department official Lew as budget director

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W.Va. AG: Special election for late Robert C. Byrd’s Senate seat can be held this fall

W.Va. AG: Special election OK for Byrd’s seat

Venezuela’s Hugo Chavez shuffles Cabinet ahead of September’s key congressional elections

Chavez shuffles Cabinet ahead of elections

Orszag says he’s leaving as White House budget director next month

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