WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Housing market rescue legislation cleared a procedural test vote in the U.S. Senate on Friday ahead of final passage expected on Saturday, and lawmakers asked banks to suspend further foreclosures until a new mortgage refinancing program gets going on October 1.
PARIS (Reuters) – U.S. presidential candidate Barack Obama said on Friday Iran should not wait for the next administration to halt its uranium enrichment program.
JERUSALEM (AP) — An Israeli newspaper’s decision to publish a handwritten prayer left by Barack Obama in the cracks of Jerusalem’s Western Wall drew criticism Friday as an invasion of his privacy and his relationship with God….
John McCain is not having a spectacular week: he has spent as much time reacting to his opponent as pushing his own agenda.
HARARE (Reuters) – The United States expanded sanctions against President Robert Mugabe’s government on Friday, increasing pressure on the Zimbabwean leader as his party discusses a power-sharing deal with the opposition.
PARIS (Reuters) – U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama dropped a plan to visit wounded U.S. troops in Germany on Friday amid concerns the stop would be viewed as a political event.