Kenya Election Results

Kenya vote totals still secret 4 months later

The chairman of Kenya’s Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission has refused to be sworn in before a parliament committee and stormed out of the hearing…
Home Sales

US rate on 30-year mortgage declines to 4.37 pct

Average rates on U.S. fixed mortgages declined this week as concern waned in the financial markets over the Federal Reserve’s possible slowing of its bond purchases this year.…
John Kerry, Mahmoud Abbas

Palestinian leaders discussing Kerry proposal

President Mahmoud Abbas convened a special gathering of top Palestinian officials in the West Bank on Thursday for what could be a make-or-break decision on U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry’s latest efforts to restart peace talks with Israel.…

Mitsubishi blamed in Calif. nuclear plant closure

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Southern California Edison says it is seeking to hold Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd. and Mitsubishi Nuclear Energy Systems liable for defective steam generators that forced the closure of the San Onofre nuclear power plant.…