Washington, DC (AHN)-While giving a speech to the National Republican Congressional Committee on Wednesday night, President Bush made one thing abundantly clear: he is satisfied with both his two-term presidency and the current state of the Republican national party.
Bear Stearns Gets Emergency Funds From JPMorgan, Fed
March 14 (Bloomberg) -- Bear Stearns Cos. shares plummeted a record 53 percent after the New York Federal Reserve and JPMorgan Chase & Co. stepped in to rescue the fifth-largest U.S. securities firm with emergency funding.
Blow to truce as Gaza retaliates for Bethlehem dead
Hopes of even an unofficial truce between Israel and Hamas were dealt a serious blow yesterday as 22 Qassam rockets were launched from Gaza in response to the killing by Israeli forces of four Palestinian militants in Bethlehem.