PRESIDENT AND HOUSE SPEAKER SPARRING. Over US Most Richest.
Obama urges congress to allow taxes to increase on the rich. This would hurt the economy and stunt job growth, says a Republican Party leader.
KILLER ISRAELI AIR STRIKE. Hamas' Military Commander Taken Out.
Israel airstrikes in the Gaza Strip are the beginning of a broader operation against the Islamic militants. A ground war follows as Palestinians and Israelis have since been killed.
NEW CHINESE TOPPERS. Communist Government Announces Leadership.
Most of the these faces are new but the political climate remains the same, as the superpower faces slowing growth and a wide divide between rich and poor.
OBAMA LASHES OUT. President Warns GOP Senators.
The president tells critics of U.N. Ambassador Rice that they should "go after me" if they have issues with the administration's handling of the deadly attacks in Libya.
NEW MEDICAL BREAKTHROUGH. Aiding Alzheimer's Treatment.
Study of a just-identified variant gene might reveal new methods to prevent this serious and growing mind-robbing disorder.