Blame game gets louder with budget cuts looking inevitable
Speaker of the House John Boehner speaks at a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington February 28, 2013. REUTERS/Larry Downing
A general view of the U.S. Capitol building in Washington February 28, 2013. REUTERS/Jason Reed
U.S. House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) walks with staff and security in the halls of Congress following remarks to the media on Capitol Hill in Washington February 28, 2013. REUTERS/Jason Reed
U.S. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks to the press on Capitol Hill in Washington February 28, 2013. REUTERS/Jason Reed
Scenes of the awesome and sometimes destructive power of nature.
Since the paramilitary ceasefires some murals in Northern Ireland have become less sectarian, celebrating sporting successes and cultural achievements.
Pope Benedict steps down as head of the Catholic Church.
A selection of images from the animal kingdom.