US-Cuba diplomatic thaw could benefit industries

...island. Now U.S.-Cuba trade is poised to resume at last: President Obama on Wednesday announced plans to re-establish diplomat relations with Havana, and economic ties are expected to follow.Among those eager for access to a Cuban market cut off by...

Diplomats make trade deal to cut red tape, poverty

...Trade Organization pulled off a major deal Thursday that the body said could boost global commerce by $1 trillion annually.Diplomats said the deal is the first multilateral trade agreement in the organization's 20-year history. Agreement has been difficult...

Wet-noodle diplomacy

...Germany, agreed to extend negotiations until July 2015.Diplomats would call that a draw, but we don't see how it's anything...not blessed with the boundless patience of a professional diplomat has long since written off the negotiations as belonging to...

Diplomat: Apology hoped for

...Vatican apology for its silence during the Holocaust, an Israeli diplomat said Thursday. "An official apology would have been better...failing health, he decided to make this pilgrimage," the diplomat said. Also Thursday, Mr. Mekel said be believed that it...

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Israeli diplomat released on bond

An Israeli diplomat was released from the Columbia County Detention Center on $50,000...was granted Wednesday afternoon to Yosef Sagiv Ofri, 37, an Israeli diplomat stationed at the Atlanta Israeli Consulate, during a bond hearing and...

Ga. police release DUI diplomat

...Atlanta suburb say they released a Mexican diplomat accused of drunken driving without holding...following protocol that's followed when diplomats and others are stopped, McGee said.The diplomat was given citations accusing him of drunken...

Diplomat arrested in online porn case

ATLANTA - An Israeli diplomat stationed at the Atlanta consulate was arrested Thursday morning...Convention on Diplomatic Relations governs how people acting as diplomats in other nations should be treated. Staff writers Rob Pavey and...

What Is It?

...a flag mount, indicating that this car most likely saw duty in a professional fleet as a funeral coach or limousine, as a diplomat, statesman or governor's ride, or even as the ride of choice for a foreign monarch."No 1957 Cadillac was ever refitted...

Fashion world mourns designer Oscar de la Renta

...her years earlier for not wearing an American designer to a state dinner in 2011."Oscar de la Renta truly was the ultimate diplomat for American fashion," said Eric Wilson, the fashion news director for InStyle magazine. "Much like his designs...

Diplomats see outside Atlanta

...been very effective" because diplomats come to represent Georgia...industry recruiters greeted the diplomats in hopes a favorable impression...to the state and their own diplomats what type of community they...general of Germany and senior diplomat in Atlanta. "We have seen...