MOSCOW - Boris Nemtsov, a Russian opposition politician and former deputy prime minister who was an outspoken critic of President Vladimir Putin, was shot dead meters from the Kremlin in central Moscow. Full Article
WASHINGTON - The U.S. Senate, without any debate, late on Friday passed a one-week funding extension for the Department of Homeland Security, a last ditch move aimed at averting a partial shutdown of the agency at midnight.
NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. - Jeb Bush asked skeptical conservatives to consider him a “second choice” but refused to back down from policy positions that have led many right-leaning activists to view his potential presidential candidacy with suspicion. Full Article
The U.S. House of Representatives fails to approve a stopgap funding bill for the Department of Homeland Security, increasing the threat of a partial agency shutdown at midnight. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).