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The grand jury weighing charges against a white police officer who shot an unarmed black teenager has not reached a decision and will continue considering the case, people with knowledge of it said Saturday. It is possible that the grand jury will not meet again until Monday. JULIE BOSMAN and MONICA DAVEY
Medical experts at Yale University had called for drastic measures to help Adam Lanza in the years before he shot and killed 26 people at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut.ALISON LEIGH COWAN
President Obama opened up a campaign Friday to convince Americans that 5 million undocumented immigrants should be protected from deportation as he told an audience of mostly Latino high school students that Congress had to revamp what he called the nation’s broken immigration system.MICHAEL D. SHEAR and ASHLEY PARKER
President Barack Obama signed a secret order in recent weeks authorizing a more expansive mission for the military in Afghanistan in 2015 than originally planned, a move that ensures U.S. troops will have a direct role in fighting in the war-ravaged country for at least another year.Mark Mazzetti and Eric Schmitt
A two-year investigation by the Republican-controlled House Intelligence Committee has found that the CIA and the military acted properly in responding to the 2012 attack on a U.S. diplomatic compound in Benghazi, Libya, and asserted no wrongdoing by Obama administration appointees.Ken Dilanian | Associated Press
NA - Secretary of State John Kerry and his Iranian counterpart, Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, canceled plans to leave the nuclear negotiations here Friday following marathon talks that lasted into the night.MICHAEL R. GORDON and DAVID E. SANGER
President Barack Obama opened up a campaign for his executive actions on immigration Friday as he told an audience of mostly Latino students at a high school rally that Congress had to revamp what he called the nation’s broken immigration system.MICHAEL D. SHEAR and ASHLEY PARKER
House Republicans filed a long-threatened lawsuit Friday against the Obama administration over unilateral actions on the health care law that they say are abuses of the president’s executive authority.ASHLEY PARKER
Despite a U.S. cold snap, the globe is rushing hell-bent toward its warmest year on record, with last month setting the fifth monthly heat record of the year.Seth Borenstein | Associated Press
Roofs began to creak and collapse and homeowners struggled to clear waist-high drifts atop their houses Thursday as another storm brought the Buffalo area's three-day snowfall total to an epic 7 feet or more.Carolyn Thompson | Associated Press

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