Houthi rebels who seized the Yemeni capital of Sana'a have reached a tentative deal with President Abd Rabbuh Mansour Hadi, a strong ally of the United States in the fight against al-Qaida in the Arabian Peninsula. VOA's Sharon Behn reports that Washington is monitoring the situation closely.
College tuitions and student debt have increased at a rapid pace in the past 20 years - raising serious questions about whether a student loan crisis may be brewing in the United States. Some, including President Barack Obama, believe the solution is to provide free community college education for
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has accused Russia of deploying 9,000 soldiers and 500 tanks on Ukrainian soil — and is demanding that Moscow withdraw its forces and return to the so-called Minsk cease-fire agreement. The Ukrainian demand follows intense fighting in the eastern regions of Luhan