Hillary Rodham Clinton
Hillary 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.
The 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.
A Senate panel will hold a hearing on the nomination of Sen. John Kerry to be the next secretary of state on Jan. 24.
A 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.