House Speaker John Boehner has invited Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to address a joint meetingof Congress next month. He did so without consulting the White House. The high-stakes invitation came justhours after President Barack Obama told Congress in the State of the Union address that he would veto any sanctions legislation against Iran.
The Colima volcano in western Mexico spewed a column of ash over 13,000 feet in the air. The volcano is 430 miles northwest of Mexico City, and is one of the most active potentially destructive volcanoes in Mexico.
One person has died and another is critically injured following an early morning fire in Brooklyn. Police say the 5-alarm fire broke out just before 3:30 am in the Prospects Height section.
First Lady Michelle Obama is letting children jump rope, ride their bikes and walk their dogs in the WhiteHouse. The First Lady welcomed students to the East Room for a special reading of Dr. Seuss’s “Oh, the Things You Can Do That Are Good for You!”
Matthew Burgoyne, the Associated Press with AP News Minute.