- Kerry says ceasefire in Syria potentially weeks away Updated: Nov-18-15 12:28 am
PARIS - A ceasefire between Syria's government and opposition could be just weeks away from reality, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said Tuesday as he visited Paris to show solidarity with France after last week's attacks.
- Bill clears House to curb pay of CEOs of Fannie, Freddie Updated: Nov-16-15 8:35 pm
WASHINGTON - Legislation that has cleared the House would curb the pay of the CEOs of government-controlled mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, overriding regulators' approval of nearly $4 million yearly pay packages for each.
- 369 House members ask Palestinian leader to restore calm Updated: Nov-05-15 12:27 pm
WASHINGTON - Three hundred sixty-nine House members want the Palestinian president to condemn violence in Israel and renew direct peace negotiations.