MONTREUX, Switzerland (Reuters) - Simply demanding Iran's
capitulation is no way to get a nuclear deal with the Islamic
Republic, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said on Wednesday as
he wrapped up three days of talks with a veiled dig at Israeli
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court appeared
sharply divided on ideological lines on Wednesday as it tackled a
second major challenge to President Barack Obama's healthcare law,
with Justice Anthony Kennedy emerging as a likely swing vote in a
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Senate failed on Wednesday to
override President Barack Obama's veto of legislation approving the
Keystone XL oil pipeline, leaving the controversial project to
await an administration decision on whether to permit or deny it.
DONETSK, Ukraine (Reuters) - Thirty-three miners were
confirmed dead late on Wednesday after a coal mine blast in the
rebel-held city of Donetsk near the battle front in eastern
Ukraine, indicating no one trapped in the rubble survived.
BEIRUT (Reuters) - Insurgents attacked a Syrian government
security building in the northern city of Aleppo on Wednesday,
bombing it and then launching a ground assault, sources on both
sides and a monitoring group said.
BARCELONA/BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Germany and the European
Commission slapped down talk of a third financial rescue for Greece
as premature, after Spain once again suggested on Wednesday that a
new aid package for Athens was almost inevitable.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. private employers added fewer jobs
than expected last month, with the gains declining as well from
January's revised level as growth slowed in some sectors, a
payrolls processor report showed on Wednesday.