- Newsmaker: Pressing For Peace in the Mideast - Yasser Arafat has traveled to the White House, then the Arab League meeting in Cairo in an attempt to reach a peace agreement before President Clinton leaves office. Daniel Klaidman, Washington bureau chief for Newsweek says American involvement makes even skeptics take note.
- Reporter's Notebook: Postal Rate Change to Take Effect Sunday - After making profits for several years, the US Postal Service is losing money, cutting jobs, and raising rates. The price of a first-class stamp is going up by a penny on Sunday. Ben White, of the Washington Post, says fuel, Fed-Ex and e-mail are part of the reason.
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