Park Geun-hye could always rely on one unwavering gift throughout a political career that saw a triumphant return as South Korea's first female president to the palatial Blue House where she'd lived as a girl: She always enjoyed the reflected devotion, some might say worship, that half the country felt for her late dictator father.
CBS NewsBiggest attack in months hits Egypt's security forcesCBS NewsCAIRO -- An explosion on a main Cairo thoroughfare killed six police and wounded another three on Friday, in what appeared to be the deadliest attack on security forces in several months. The state-run MENA news agency said the explosion took place
NDTVAshton Carter, US Defense Chief, Makes Unannounced Visit to AfghanistanNew York TimesKABUL, Afghanistan — Defense Secretary Ashton B. Carter arrived in Afghanistan on Friday for his last planned trip to the country as America's defense chief and as a 15-year war continues to rage. Mr. Carter, accompanied by his wife, Stephanie, was to
ReutersHong Kong leader says will not run for chief executive at next electionReutersProminent surveyor and former government advisor Leung Chun-ying attends a forum for chief executive candidates in Hong Kong March 12, 2012. Reuters/Bobby Yip/File Photo. Hong Kong leader says will not run for chief execu X. HONG KONG Hong and more »