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    "The United States opposes all unilateral actions, including West Bank settlement activity and housing construction in East Jerusalem," said a State Department spokesman.

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 14, 2012, 12:30 AM EST
  • This April 14, 2012 file photo shows U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Susan Rice speaking at U.N. headquarters.

    Susan Rice, a friend and longtime adviser to Barack Obama who has served since 2009 as his envoy to the U.N., may be named as early as this week to succeed Hillary Clinton atop the State Department.

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 13, 2012, 1:00 PM EST
  • U.S. officials are demanding answers after learning soldiers trained, vetted and equipped by the U.S. government chased down and killed Ebed Yanes, 15.

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 12, 2012, 7:00 PM EST