Wednesday, January 15, 2014
By MARK LANDLER and JONATHAN WEISMAN
With the United States and Iran set to embark on a critical phase of nuclear talks, President Obama is struggling to prevent Senate Democrats from backing a bill that could thwart his diplomatic efforts.
Israeli Minister's Reported Comments Deriding Peace Effort Draw U.S. Rebuke
By MICHAEL R. GORDON and JODI RUDOREN
A news report that the Israeli defense minister thinks John Kerry's efforts are naïve and messianic drew criticism from Washington, and some Israeli leaders.
Court Rejects Equal Access Rules for Internet Providers
By EDWARD WYATT
The decision by a federal appeals court could pave the way for providers like Verizon and AT&T to charge content companies to deliver data at a faster speed.
U.S.Video: Think Back: The Military Budget
United States military spending has ballooned since World War II, although Americans have historically been reluctant to go to war. The Times's Sam Tanenhaus explains why.
OPINION | Op-Ed ContributorKeep Pollard Behind Bars
By M. E. BOWMAN
A man who betrayed America by spying for Israel does not deserve clemency.