Turmoil in Greece, trade agreements in Detroit, a struggling global economy, riots in Greece and the death of a dictator. Take a look at the week that was.
President Barack Obama applauds as South Korean President Lee Myung-bak puts on a Detroit Tigers baseball cap, after their tour of the General Motors Orion Assembly Plant in Orion Township, Mich., Friday, Oct. 14, 2011, to promote the free trade agreement between Washington and Seoul that was passed by Congress this week. The GM operation is a U.S. and South Korean collaboration where the subcompact Chevrolet Sonic is produced. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
Sunshine Ludder, center right, economic policy strategist with the Center for Working Families, speaks in front of New York’s City Hall Monday, Oct. 17, 2011 as community groups and labor organizations came together to launch a renewed campaign to stop the expiration of New York state’s millionaire’s tax, set to end December 31, 2011. (AP Photo/Craig Ruttle)
Job seekers crowd around tables to get information and drop off resumes during a job fair in Boston Monday, Oct. 17, 2011. Fewer people likely applied for unemployment benefits last week, suggesting the job market may be improving slightly. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)