Mexico's President Enrique Pena Nieto reacts during a ceremony to sign into law a new-anti corruption legislation, at the National Palace in Mexico City May 4, 2015. REUTERS/HENRY ROMERO

Mexican president misrepresented finances

VALLE DE BRAVO, Mexico - Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto misrepresented to authorities the circumstances under which he acquired one of his properties, a discrepancy that could add to the controversy surrounding his personal finances.  Full Article 

Former U.S. House Speaker Hastert indicted on federal charges 5:42pm EDT

- Former U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Dennis Hastert was indicted on Thursday on federal charges including making false statements to the FBI, the U.S. Attorney's Office in Chicago said.

A man passes Broadcom's Asia operations headquarters office at an industrial park in Singapore September 16, 2014. REUTERS/Edgar Su

Avago to buy Broadcom for $37 billion

Avago Technologies agreed to buy Broadcom for $37 billion in the largest chip industry deal ever, turning a lesser-known company run by a ferocious dealmaker into a rival to the biggest in the field.  Full Article 

Ankita Vanilla of Manassas, Virginia reacts to spelling "geta" correctly during the second round of the 88th annual Scripps National Spelling Bee at National Harbor, Maryland May 27, 2015. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

Gallery: Please spell 'l-o-g-o-p-h-i-l-e'

Contestants in the 88th annual Scripps National Spelling Bee range in age from nine to 15 and are the best of more than 11 million hopefuls who took part in local contests.  Full Coverage | Full Article 

African migrants fleeing through Niger

Migrants sit on their belongings in the back of a truck as it is driven through a dusty road in the desert town of Agadez, Niger May 25, 2015. REUTERS/Akintunde Akinleye

AGADEZ, Niger - While some 2,000 people have died attempting to traverse the Mediterranean so far this year, the International Organization for Migration warns that at least as many migrants may die during the long desert crossing from Niger.  Full Article | The Wider Image 

Australia's troubled search for MH370

Nearly a year after embarking on a multi-million dollar quest to solve one of aviation's greatest unsolved mysteries, authorities and search teams are being criticized over their approach to finding Flight MH370 in the remote southern Indian Ocean.

People rest at the Modern Moma commercial and residential complex in Beijing, July 2, 2013. REUTERS/Jason Lee

China's property-bond saga

The saga of China’s first offshore property default has taken another turn.  Full Article