Clinton Out, Kerry In As Secretary Of StateHillary Rodham Clinton formally resigned Friday as America's secretary of state, capping a four-year tenure that saw her shatter records for the number of countries visited. John Kerry was sworn in to replace her.
In Senate Farewell, Kerry Speaks Of Need To ListenThe five-term Massachusetts Democrat was emotional at times during a speech on the Senate floor as he discussed the importance of listening and of cooperation.
Kerry Confirmation Hearing Set For Next WeekA Senate panel will hold a hearing on the nomination of Sen. John Kerry to be the next secretary of state on Jan. 24.
Clinton Office Hostage Taker To Be ReleasedA NH man who served a prison sentence for taking hostages at a Hillary Rodham Clinton presidential campaign office in 2007 then was sent back for probation violations is expected to be released.