Politics and pride drive Putin's anti-U.S. shift

World / Politics Sep 29, 2013

Politics and pride drive Putin's anti-U.S. shift

by Kathy Lally

First, Vladimir Putin accused Hillary Rodham Clinton of inciting protests against him at the end of 2011. The next fall, the Russian president threw the U.S. Agency for International Development out of his country. Then he decided civic groups that get U.S. financing must ...

Key moments that left mark on U.S.

World / Politics Apr 9, 2013

Key moments that left mark on U.S.

Margaret Thatcher, Britain's first female prime minister, held the office for more than 11 years, including during the entire 1980s. In that time, she left a major mark on U.S. politics, mainly through her close relationship with President Ronald Reagan. Here's a look back at ...