GAZA/JERUSALEM - A 12-hour humanitarian truce went into effect after Israel and Palestinian militant groups in the Gaza Strip agreed to a U.N. request for a pause in fighting. Full Article
MOSCOW - Russia reacted angrily on Saturday to additional sanctions imposed by the European Union over Moscow's role in the Ukraine crisis, saying they would hamper cooperation on security issues and undermine the fight against terrorism and organized crime.
While Augusts past have been a time of feverish Fantasy Football drafting and handwringing hope for my beloved Pats’ upcoming season, my enthusiasm now wavers. The NFL’s attitude toward women has never been quite so apparent as it is now. Commentary
President Obama calls for an end to an "unpatriotic tax loophole" that allows U.S. companies to avoid federal taxes by shifting their tax domiciles overseas. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
The White House wants to help you move out of your parents’ basement. That was the message from Jason Furman at a housing conference yesterday. Click for more