• newswrap
    December 10, 2013  

    In our news wrap Tuesday, Budget Committee chairs Sen. Patty Murray, D-Wash., and Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis., reached an agreement for a two-year budget deal. Also, two French soldiers were killed by gunmen in the Central African Republic while in in the capital city of Bangui as part of the operation to disarm sectarian fighters. Continue reading

  • troops
    December 9, 2013  

    With approval from the UN, French troops began disarming fighters in the Central African Republic. While the intervention has started to have some impact, many are still too afraid to return to their homes. Alex Thomson of Independent Television News reports from the city of Bangui on challenges facing the peacekeeping forces. Continue reading