BEIJING - China has appointed an inexperienced outsider as its new environment minister tasked with breathing life into a massive clean-up campaign that even optimists say will take decades to complete. Full Article
WASHINGTON - The House of Representatives approved full fiscal-year funding for the U.S. domestic security agency on Tuesday, dealing a blow to conservative Republicans who had wanted the bill to include language blocking President Barack Obama's recent executive orders on immigration.
WASHINGTON - Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warned the United States that it was negotiating a bad deal with Iran that paved the way to a "nuclear nightmare," drawing a rebuke from President Barack Obama and exposing the depth of a U.S.-Israeli rift. Full Article | Video
CHICAGO - Despite a price tag of $8.65 billion for new technology that will require consumers to carry a new kind of card and retailers to upgrade payment terminals, the shift will address only a narrow range of security issues. Full Article
Attorneys representing the family of slain 12-year-old Tamir Rice from Cleveland, Ohio say they were shocked by the city's response to a federal lawsuit. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).