Republicans are currently in talks about piecemeal immigration reform measures, which will be released in a few weeks.
Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker expressed her support for immigration reform on two different occasions this week.
President Obama said on Tuesday that he would agree to House Republicans' piecemeal passage of the immigration reform bill. Women's groups also pushed for the passage of the bill on Tuesday.
Haiti chose former Senate leader Jocelerme Privert as its provisional president a week after President Michel Martelly stepped down from office.
The oil glut crisis has gotten worse as Iran is trying to flood the market even more with its plan to export big amounts of oil to other countries
The army chief of staff in North Korea has reportedly been executed due to corruption allegations.