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Obama to GOP: Don't paralyze government over immigration fight

Saturday, 22 November 2014 11:51
November 22, 2014, 11:46 AM|President Obama says disagreements over his executive action on immigration can't be a "dealbreaker on every other issue."
Kerry says gaps remain in talks about Iran's nukes
Saturday, 22 November 2014 11:06
VIENNA (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry warned of "serious gaps" in talks about a nuclear deal with Iran, but as Monday's deadline approached his German counterpart said Tehran and six world powers have "never been closer" to agreement since they started negotiating more than six years ago. German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier also said Saturday that both sides are "still far apart" on certain questions. But he suggested the differences are bridgeable,…
Rising tension ahead of Ferguson grand jury decision
Saturday, 22 November 2014 11:06
Ferguson (United States) (AFP) - Tensions were high on Saturday in the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson, with a US grand jury poised to decide whether to prosecute a white police officer for killing an unarmed black teenager. US President Barack Obama has called for calm, Missouri's governor declared a state of emergency and activated the state National Guard, and the FBI has deployed an extra 100 personnel to the area.
Obama: Immigration fight can't be "dealbreaker"
Saturday, 22 November 2014 10:51
In the face of fierce Republican blowback, President Obama continued defending his recent executive action on immigration in his weekly address Saturday, warning Republicans not to paralyze the government simply because they object to one part of his agenda. "We can't allow a disagreement over a single issue to be a dealbreaker on every issue," Mr. Obama said in the address, which was taped Friday during the president's trip to Las Vegas. "That's not how…
What Obama immigration plan means for US economy
Saturday, 22 November 2014 08:52
Washington — President Barack Obama's expansive executive action on immigration is good for the U.S. economy — just not as good as partnering with Congress on broader reforms. Announced Thursday, the executive order would prevent the deportation of about 4 million parents and guardians who lack the same legal status as their children. By gaining work permits, they will likely command higher wages, move more easily between jobs and boost government tax revenues, according to…
Immigration battle: Response to Obama's executive action
Saturday, 22 November 2014 08:48
November 22, 2014, 8:08 AM|Millions of undocumented immigrants will be protected from deportation under President Obama's executive action on immigration. But many Americans oppose the changes. David Begnaud reports on how both sides are reacting.
Two days remain for U.S. to strike nuclear deal with Iran
Saturday, 22 November 2014 07:48
November 22, 2014, 7:18 AM|There are only two days remaining until the deadline for nuclear talks between Iran and other world powers. U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is in Vienna for the talks, where he extended a face-to-face meeting with his Iranian counterpart. Margaret Brennan reports from Vienna.
Obama signs controversial executive action on immigration
Saturday, 22 November 2014 07:48
November 22, 2014, 7:09 AM|President Obama made his immigration policy official Friday by signing two executive orders that will change how the government treats some undocumented immigrants. Julianna Goldman reports on how Congressional Republicans plan to respond, and Bloomberg's Washington bureau chief Jon Allen joins "CBS This Morning Saturday" to discuss what it means for the country.
Kenya police: Al-Shabab militants kill 28 in bus
Saturday, 22 November 2014 04:00
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Al-Shabab militants from Somalia hijacked a bus in Kenya's north and killed 28 non-Muslims on board after they had been singled out from the rest of the passengers, police officials said Saturday. Two police officers said that the bus traveling to the capital Nairobi with 60 passengers was hijacked 50 kilometers (31 miles) from the town Mandera near Kenya's border with Somalia. The officers insisted on anonymity out of fear of…
"You have to live in fear": One undocumented immigrant's story
Saturday, 22 November 2014 01:44
President Obama said his immigration plan is about "deporting felons, not families." While his executive actions may provide protection to millions of immigrants living in the United States illegally, some say their lives are still filled with uncertainty. "We just want to be acknowledged in this society as human beings. I just want to be acknowledged that I exist," said Armando Ibanez, a 32-year-old undocumented worker in Los Angeles. "In general, I think you have…

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