Breaking News Writer in New York
Jennifer Mattson is a GlobalPost Breaking News writer.
She is a former producer for CNN, CNN International and National Public Radio.
Her writing and reporting have appeared in TheAtlantic.com, USA TODAY, The Boston Globe, The Women's Review of Books and CNN.com. She is the former Managing Editor of AsiaSociety.org.
She recently returned from Hong Kong where she reported on Asia. During the 1990s, she worked as a foreign correspondent in Budapest covering Central Europe.
US President Barack Obama and his Iranian counterpart, Hassan Rouhani, are both due to address the United Nations General Assembly on Tuesday.
Francis said in an interview released Thursday he wants to focus on social issues instead of gay marriage, abortion, and contraception.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani says he has 'sufficient political latitude' to make a deal with the West and resolve the dispute over Tehran's atomic program.
President Barack Obama plans to attend a memorial service Sunday for Washington Navy Yard shooting victims.
US Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court declassified its opinion upholding the NSA's order for telephone companies to turn over their records.
Although the US and Iran cut formal diplomatic ties in 1980, Iran's Foreign Ministry confirmed the nation's leaders have had direct communication.
Business, Economics and Jobs
According to the latest Forbes list, Bill Gates has reclaimed the title of world’s richest person from Mexico’s Carlos Slim.
The Swiss city unveils the sex drive-ins on Monday — nine wooden booths outside of the downtown area.
Hosni Mubarak, the former Egyptian president, appeared at his retrial three days after being released from prison and placed under house arrest.
Jennifer Fitzgerald amassed the parking fines after her car was abandoned at Chicago's O’Hare International Airport in 2009.