Ali Ibrahim Naimi

Saudi to dig into reserves for 2015 budget

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Saudi Arabia’s Cabinet on Thursday endorsed a 2015 budget that projects a slight increase in spending and a sign…

Text of pope’s Christmas Day message

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Here is the official Vatican English-language translation of Pope Francis’ “Urbi et Orbi’ Christmas Day message, which h…

Afghans hope for change after bloody year

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — When Graeme Smith arrived in Afghanistan in 2005, he drove across the country from Kabul south to the Talban’s for…