RT America -- January 8, 2015

The Paris gunmen who massacred 12 Charlie Hebdo journalists were disciplined, without fear and ruthless, former FBI counter terrorism agent Tim Clemente tells RT. Outlining the training and cool-headed demeanor of the terrorists, the intelligence officer explains why the Wednesday attack in France may be a turning point in extremist tactics.

A bill imposing further restrictions on abortion will be one of the first pieces of legislation considered in the new Congress, to the outrage of many pro-choice individuals. The draft law’s author claims fetuses can feel pain after 20 weeks and the practice should therefore be banned, but many feel this is just an attempt to undermine Roe V. Wade, which most of the country supports. Terry O’Neill, president of the National Organization for Women, explains to RT’s Ben Swann.