International

(Undated) -- Secretary of State John Kerry and Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov agree that a ceasefire must happen soon in eastern Ukraine. The State Department says the two spoke by phone today but Kerry did not accept Lavrov's denial that Russian heavy weapons are being...
(London) -- The Russian government is warning that fresh European sanctions agreed on Friday against Moscow will be counter-productive. Neil Buckley, eastern Europe editor of the "Financial Times," says additional sanctions being considered by the United States are unlikely to...
(Washington, DC) -- Hillary Clinton says she was always skeptical of Russian President Vladimir Putin . In an interview on CNN's "GPS," the former Secretary of State said she doesn't think Putin has ever given up on trying to revive Russia as a major player on the world stage...
(Washington, DC) -- House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi says Western leaders have little influence over the actions of Russian President Vladimir Putin . The California Democrat appeared on CNN's "State of the Union," saying Putin is insecure about Russia's role in the world...
(Washington, DC) -- Texas Senator John Cornyn has his own idea on how to deal with immigration. Cornyn and Representative Henry Cuellar spoke to ABC's "This Week" about a bill which would expedite the deportation of undocumented children. Cuellar praised Homeland Security...
(Washington, DC) -- Israeli Prime Minister Benajmin Netanyahu claims Hamas is violating its own ceasefire. Speaking on CNN's "State of the Union," Netanyahu pointed out Hamas has not stopped firing missiles into his country. He also described the situation his country faces by...
(Kiev) -- The Pentagon is working on a plan to help Ukraine track and destroy separatist surface-to-air missile systems like the one that recently brought down a passenger plane. The "New York Times" reports the plan would enable the Obama administration to provide specific...
(Undated) -- Hamas is rejecting terms of a 24-hour humanitarian ceasefire offered by Israel. It says it will only accept the truce if Israeli troops leave the Gaza Strip. Israeli officials said the nation's security cabinet had approved the truce late Saturday. More than a...
(Undated) -- Dutch officials say the first of almost 300 victims from Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 has been identified. The government is not giving the identity of the victim but says it was a Dutch citizen. The victim's family has been notified. Over half of the 298 people on...