German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble said Russia’s display of force on Crimea will be a passing phenomenon and urged the U.S. to work more with its allies to maintain the allure of American “soft power.”
Harry Belafonte and the estate of Martin Luther King Jr. reached an agreement giving the singer ownership of several documents belonging to the civil-rights leader, including a speech found in his suit pocket just after he was assassinated.
Home Depot Inc. co-founder Arthur Blank, having bought the Atlanta Falcons, is getting help from the city to build a $1.2 billion football stadium to replace a venue that a skeptic noted is barely older than Miley Cyrus.
President Barack Obama honored the civil rights legacy of former President Lyndon Baines Johnson, saying the late president understood that the “true purpose” of his office was to make a historic stand for equality.
In the sanctuary above an herbal tonic bar, before a seated Buddha and a pair of mandalas, 48 volunteers for congressional candidate Marianne Williamson close their eyes and meditate as Annelise Balfour, the manager and head facilitator of the Source Spiritual Center, intones a welcome prayer.
President Barack Obama offered soldiers and families at Fort Hood words of consolation for the loss of three servicemen who died in a shooting rampage earlier this month and vowed the U.S. will do more for veterans suffering from mental anguish.