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U.S. puts Palestinians on notice: DC office may be shuttered

| | Nov 18 2017 - 12:05am | Comments

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration put the Palestinians on notice Friday that it will shutter their office in Washington unless they’ve entered serious peace talks with Israel, U.S. officials said, potentially giving President Donald Trump more leverage as he seeks an elusive Mideast peace deal.

  1. | Posted: Nov 26 2013 - 5:54am

    NEW YORK — The stock market paused Monday, ending on a mixed note, after a string of records in recent weeks.

  2. | Posted: Nov 25 2013 - 8:43am

    As Comet ISON hurtles toward the sun, its million-year-long journey through our solar system may end with its violent death — or a spectacular sky show.

  3. | Posted: Nov 25 2013 - 8:43am

    As Comet ISON hurtles toward the sun, its million-year-long journey through our solar system may end with its violent death — or a spectacular sky show.

  4. | Posted: Nov 25 2013 - 8:42am

    WARSAW, Poland — After another U.N. climate conference gave only modest results, European Climate Commissioner Connie Hedegaard says the process needs to provide a “substantial answer” to global warming in two years to remain relevant.

  5. | Posted: Nov 25 2013 - 8:42am

    WARSAW, Poland — After another U.N. climate conference gave only modest results, European Climate Commissioner Connie Hedegaard says the process needs to provide a “substantial answer” to global warming in two years to remain relevant.

  6. | Posted: Nov 25 2013 - 8:41am

    WASHINGTON — For 51 years of war and peace, Republicans and Democrats rallied around a bill to pay the troops, buy ships and aircraft and set military policy.

  7. | Posted: Nov 25 2013 - 8:41am

    A large storm already blamed for at least eight deaths in the West slogged through Oklahoma, Texas, New Mexico and other parts of the Southwest on Sunday, leading to hundreds of flight cancellations as it slowly churned east ahead of Thanksgiving.

  8. | Posted: Nov 25 2013 - 8:41am

    A large storm already blamed for at least eight deaths in the West slogged through Oklahoma, Texas, New Mexico and other parts of the Southwest on Sunday, leading to hundreds of flight cancellations as it slowly churned east ahead of Thanksgiving.

  9. | Posted: Nov 25 2013 - 8:41am

    WASHINGTON — For 51 years of war and peace, Republicans and Democrats rallied around a bill to pay the troops, buy ships and aircraft and set military policy.

  10. | Posted: Nov 25 2013 - 8:38am

    GENEVA — The euphoria over the signing of a historic nuclear agreement with Iran gave way to sober reality Sunday as the parties clashed over a key element of the deal and congressional skeptics threatened to thwart it.

  11. | Posted: Nov 25 2013 - 8:38am

    GENEVA — The euphoria over the signing of a historic nuclear agreement with Iran gave way to sober reality Sunday as the parties clashed over a key element of the deal and congressional skeptics threatened to thwart it.

  12. | Posted: Nov 25 2013 - 8:37am

    WASHINGTON — In a potentially history-shaping choice of diplomacy over confrontation, the U.S. and other world powers agreed Sunday to give Iran six months to open its nuclear sites to possible daily inspections in exchange for allowing Tehran to maintain the central elements of its uranium program, in a multi-layered deal to test Iran’s claim that it does not seek atomic weapons.

  13. | Posted: Nov 25 2013 - 8:37am

    WASHINGTON — In a potentially history-shaping choice of diplomacy over confrontation, the U.S. and other world powers agreed Sunday to give Iran six months to open its nuclear sites to possible daily inspections in exchange for allowing Tehran to maintain the central elements of its uranium program, in a multi-layered deal to test Iran’s claim that it does not seek atomic weapons.

  14. | Posted: Nov 25 2013 - 12:06am

    WASHINGTON — The Obama administration said Friday it will lose $139 million on a loan to struggling electric car maker Fisker Automotive Inc. after selling part of the loan to a private investor that immediately took the company into bankruptcy.

  15. | Posted: Nov 25 2013 - 12:06am

    WASHINGTON — The Obama administration said Friday it will lose $139 million on a loan to struggling electric car maker Fisker Automotive Inc. after selling part of the loan to a private investor that immediately took the company into bankruptcy.