President Obama wants to shut down Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. The two government-backed mortgage giants own or guarantee half of all US mortgages. The move is part of a proposed overhaul of the nation's mortgage finance system. Sally Kidd reports from Washington.
Jon Stewart hasn't said much about quitting "The Daily Show" -- until now. In an interview, Stewart said he's been enjoying his hosting duties less and less and feeling more pessimistic about the subjects of the show -- politics and the news media.