Putin, Obama admit disagreement on Syria but pledge cooperation “We do have differing perspectives on the problem, but we share an interest in reducing the violence,” Obama said.
Oil prices steady ahead of U.S. Federal Reserve policy meeting To help support the economic recovery, the Fed buys $85bn in bonds every month, which pumps money into the financial system.
U.S. releases list of prisoners slated for indefinite detention Most of the 48 on the list are from Yemen and Afghanistan. Two are now dead — one by suicide, the other by heart attack.
Explosion rocks area near Afghan parliament in Kabul An explosion rocked an area in the west of the Afghan capital, Kabul, close to the country's national parliament, police said.