Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said Friday that the Great Recession complicated the Fed's ability to assess the U.S. job market and made it harder to determine when to adjust interest rates. Yellen's ...
Hamas gunmen executed 18 people accused of collaborating with Israel in Gaza City Friday as Palestinian mortar fire killed a four-year-old Israeli boy on Day 46 of a devastating war. The escalating bloodshed has seen another 76 Palestinians die in Gaza since hostilities resumed on Tuesday following a nine-day truce and another four Israeli civilians wounded by dozens of rocket attacks. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu vowed harsh retribution against Hamas for the killing of the child and his government has vowed no let up until it can guarantee the safety of civilians. Hamas also has vowed no let up until Israel ends an eight-year blockade on the narrow and over-populated Palestinian coastal enclave it controls.
NEW YORK (AP) — "Motown the Musical" is taking a break from Broadway.
BAGHDAD (AP) — Sunni lawmakers pulled out of talks on forming a new Iraqi government after militants attacked a Sunni mosque in a volatile province outside Baghdad during Friday prayers, killing at least 64 people.