Religious Freedoms are worse in China and Afghanistan
US: Religious persecution up in Afghanistan, China
Officials Evacuate Residents as Typhoon Approaches
Thousands of residents in the country's northeast are evacuated
Fierce Storms Claim Lives in Midwest
At least 13 people are dead after fierce storms that tore through the Midwest overnight.
Taliban Claims Responsibility to Bombing
The Taliban says the blast was to avenge the death of Osama bin Laden
Category: General News
President Obama Meets With Americans
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama meets today with middle-class Americans and then key business executives in an effort to push his plan to avert a "fiscal cliff" in January. But deep divisions remain among the White House, Senate Democrats and Republicans on how to stop the economy-damaging series of automatic tax increases and spending cuts.