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  • The Russian energy giant is spending billions to expand, but it will have to tread carefully at a time when global natural gas supplies are surging and prices are falling.

     Russian President Vladimir Putin, left, speaks at the South Stream welding ceremony in Anapa, Russia.
    LAST UPDATE : Jan 14, 2013, 5:46 AM EST
  • Afghan President Hamid Karzai gestures as he speaks with President Barack Obama during their bilateral meeting in the Oval Offic

    With his last election behind him and fresh political capital to play with, Democrat expected to be a bit more aggressive on several fronts.

    LAST UPDATE : Jan 11, 2013, 1:19 PM EST
  • U.N. Joint Special Representative for Syria Lakhdar Brahimi.

    International envoy Lakhdar Brahimi expressed little hope for a political end to crisis after meeting with senior Russian and U.S. diplomats.

    LAST UPDATE : Jan 11, 2013, 2:21 PM EST
  • What was supposed to be a thrilling ride down a ski slope inside a giant inflatable ball has ended in tragedy for the two Russian men inside.

    LAST UPDATE : Jan 09, 2013, 5:51 AM EST
  • A barber gives finishing touches to the hair style of a young boy in Ahmadabad, India, Monday, Dec. 31, 2012.

    Celebrations were planned around the world, including the traditional crystal ball drop in New York City's Times Square, where 1 million people were expected to cram into the surrounding streets.

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 31, 2012, 5:18 PM EST