Booker said in a statement that the deal is flawed, but the alternative is worse.
The Obama administration announced Sunday it is changing the name of the mountain, North America’s tallest peak.
“This is an agreement with a nation that has not honored its non-proliferation commitments in the past,” Maloney said in the statement.
The passengers subdued the attacker, eventually pinning him on the ground until authorities arrived.
The senior member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee joins New York Sen. Chuck Schumer as Democrats who are rejecting the deal.
Cuba’s blue, red and white-starred flag was hoisted Monday at the country’s embassy in Washington in a symbolic move signaling the start of a new post-Cold War era in U.S.-Cuba relations.
David Levinson, whose father, Bob, is among those Americans believed to be held, sees the easing of tensions with Iran as an opportunity.
President Barack Obama said a landmark nuclear deal with Iran “is not built on trust, it is built on verification.”
The U.S. Embassy in Cuba was shuttered in 1961.
President Barack Obama paid tribute to the pastor and eight parishioners of the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church.
The Supreme Court has upheld the nationwide tax subsidies under President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul, in a ruling that preserves health insurance for millions of Americans.
A late rally ensured the petition will cross the desk of Barack Obama — and Berra’s backers hope that one day soon, the president will bestow the honor on the quotable Hall of Famer.
Vice President Joe Biden has announced that his son, Beau, has died of brain cancer.
Memorial Day ceremonies and parades are being held across the Tri-State area and the nation Monday to honor America’s fallen heroes.
Obama participated in a roundtable discussion and delivered a speech at Lehman College in the Bronx to announce the expansion of his My Brother’s Keeper initiative.