slug: nuclear summit
President Obama met with representatives of 46 other countries at Nuclear Summit in Washington. Ukraine has pledged to get rid of its uranium stockpile by 2012, and China has agreed to join the U.S. in pressuring Iran about its atomic plans.
slug: Polish president dead
Polish president Lech Kaczynski killed in plane crash on Saturday in Russia. 95 others were killed, including the Polish first lady and many high-ranking government officials. Russian preliminary investigations point toward possible pilot error, although fog and the plane’s age – 20 years – are also of consideration.
– Laura Riess