Afghanistan scandal shakes Berlin

BERLIN -- Like the peaks of the Hindu Kush dominating much of Afghanistan, the war in that unhappy country increasingly overshadows the political scenery in Germany.


Obama’s Nobel Prize: world wants peace surge

Accepting the Nobel Peace Prize in Oslo, President Obama acknowledged "considerable controversy" over the award, while others said the prize signals the world's hopes for peace.


Detroiters worry about war’s impact on troubled city

DETROIT - Marchers here had no shortage of ideas for better ways to use the money.