WASHINGTON (AFP) - Chrysler announced on Tuesday that it would bow to the United States (US) safety regulator's pressure to recall 2.7 million Jeep Libertys and Jeep Grand Cherokees over a fire risk that caused dozens of deaths.
ENNISKILLEN, Northern Ireland (REUTERS) - Russian President Vladimir Putin derailed Western efforts to remove Syrian leader Bashar al-Assad from power at the G8 summit on Tuesday and, hours after meeting United States (US) President Barack Obama, said the Kremlin might sell more arms to Syria.
WASHINGTON (AFP) - It's not bubbly-cute any more, but Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew's new official signature, to go on all new United States (US) banknotes, should meet boss President Barack Obama's admonition not to debase the currency.
CHICAGO (AFP) - A mentally disabled woman and her child were forced to live in an Ohio basement with snakes and pitbulls and were treated like slaves for more than two years, United States (US) prosecutors said on Tuesday.
NEW YORK (REUTERS) - The New York Civil Liberties Union filed a lawsuit on Tuesday against the New York Police Department (NYPD) over its surveillance of Muslim communities, accusing the police of trampling on religious freedoms and constitutional guarantees of equality.