WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama shrugged off
criticism of his executive action on immigration with a challenge
to House of Representatives Republicans: if you don't like it, do
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Marion Barry, the scandal-plagued
former mayor of Washington, D.C., who was jailed for smoking crack
cocaine before making a surprising return to office, died early on
Sunday aged 78.
BUFFALO (Reuters) - The area around Buffalo, New York braced
on Sunday for potential flooding as warming temperatures began to
melt up to seven feet (2 meters) of snow that fell in a record snow
storm last week in which 13 people died.
VIENNA (Reuters) - Iran, the United States and other world
powers are all but certain to miss Monday's deadline for
negotiations to resolve a 12-year stand-off over Tehran's atomic
ambitions, forcing them to seek an extension, sources say.
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Iraqi forces said on Sunday they retook
two towns north of Baghdad from Islamic State fighters, driving
them from strongholds they had held for months and clearing a main
road from the capital to Iran.
MOSCOW (Reuters) - President Vladimir Putin blamed the West
for worsening relations with Russia since the Ukraine crisis and
said Moscow would not allow itself to become internationally
isolated behind another 'Iron Curtain'.
FERGUSON, Mo. (Reuters) - Anxious residents of a St. Louis
suburb on Sunday awaited a grand jury's decision on whether to
bring criminal charges against a white policeman who fatally shot a
black teen in a case that has become a flashpoint for U.S. race