Obama assures South Korea on trade: White House

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Barack Obama personally assured his South Korean counterpart about prospects for a long- delayed free trade pact that his administration is working hard to advance, the White House said Tuesday. Read the full story from Reuters

Trade powers spar over outstanding Doha issues

GENEVA (Reuters) – Major trade powers sparred on Tuesday over what needed to be done to finish the long-running Doha round amid a flurry of recent activity to revive the stalled talks. Read the full story from Reuters

Obama says post-election agenda hinges on having allies

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Barack Obama said the fate of his policy agenda would depend on having allies in Congress as he pressed supporters to turn out and vote in a bid to minimize his Democrats’ losses in Tuesday’s congressional elections. Read the full story from Reuters

Obama may face "Goldilocks" voters

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) – President Barack Obama may be facing Goldilocks voters in Tuesday’s congressional election who feel that he’s done too much, or too little, in two years in office, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said. Read the full story from Reuters