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Traders watch the news conference held by European Central Bank (ECB) President Mario Draghi, during a trading session at the Frankfurt stock exchange Jan. 22, 2015. The European Central Bank agreed on Thursday to embark on a quantitative easing (QE...
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi said Speaker of the House John Boehner’s invitation for Israeli President Benjamin Netanyahu to speak before Congress was not appropriate. Photo by Jason Reed/Reuters WASHINGTON — The leader of the House...
Many women in their reproductive age are being prescribed opioid drugs, which increase the risk of birth defects in children, a government report found. Photo by Comstock Images/Getty Images A government report found that a significant number of U.S...
2014 was a turbulent year for Iraq. Already ravaged by decades of war, sectarian violence, and corruption, the country also endured the rapid rise and terrifying takeover of radical extremists across the North. We recently talked to three Iraqis...
Yemen president Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi, a U.S. ally against his country’s al-Qaida group, submitted his resignation to parliament on Thursday. The decision was made after a Shiite rebel group known as Houthis pressured him to concede more...
US President Barack Obama waves as he boards Air Force One on March 28, 2014. Image by Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images Today in the Morning Line: Obama hitting the road Today, he’s in Kansas (before talking to YouTube stars) House abortion bill falls...