Iran nuclear program

U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer (Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images)

Schumer Under Intense Pressure To Make Right Call On Iran Nuclear Pact

The Iran nuclear deal’s ratification could hinge on the vote of New York Sen. Chuck Schumer. So what will he do if push comes to shove? CBS2’s Marcia Kramer attempted to find out.

07/21/2015

Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif gestures as he speaks during a press conference at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne on April 2, 2015. (BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Local Residents Express Concerns About Iran Nuke Deal

GREAT NECK, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — The White House will soon try to convince skeptics in Congress to approve the historic Iranian nuclear deal. The agreement calls for Iran to limit its nuclear activity. The country would also […]

07/14/2015

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie appears on "CBS This Morning" on July 6, 2015. (Credit: CBS News)

Christie Not Concerned About Poll Numbers, Rips Potential Iran Nuclear Deal

Republican presidential candidate Chris Chrisite rapped up his blitz in New Hampshire Monday by making the rounds on TV news morning shows in New York.

07/06/2015

Secretary of State John Kerry, left, meets with Israeli President Shimon Peres at the Israeli leader's residence on Nov. 6, 2013 in Jerusalem. (Photo by Yonatan Sindel-Pool/Getty Images)

Kerry Ready To Try Just About Anything To Broker Iran Nuke Deal

Iran’s nuclear program is the talk of major world powers in Switzerland. There was talk of a breakthrough, but as of early Friday evening, there was still no deal.

11/08/2013

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu

Netanyahu Warns World Iran Is Close To Crossing His ‘Red Line’

He wanted to get the world’s attention and he did it with a simple diagram that could be shown in elementary schools, only to the Israeli prime minister there was nothing elementary about the stakes at hand — stopping Iran from getting the bomb.

09/27/2012

Mahmoud Ahmadinejad

Diplomats: Ahmadinejad Has Lost His Luster, Speech Lacked Trademark Punch

The controversial president of Iran made a final speech to the United Nations General Assembly. Mahmoud Ahmadinejad leaves office next year, thanks to term limits. His “last blast” at the UN lacked some of the fire of years’ past.

09/26/2012

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad

Ahmadinejad Sorry For Traffic, Not 9/11 Comments

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad is standing behind his claims that the United States was behind the 9/11 attacks — a statement President Barack Obama said is “hateful.”

09/24/2010