Senate committee delays vote on Biden's U.N. ambassador nominee

By Patricia Zengerle WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee's vote on President Joe Biden's nominee for ambassador to the United Nations, Linda Thomas-Greenfield, has been delayed until Thursday, which could push her confirmation by the full Senate to next week or later. Under committee rules, any member can delay the vote on a nominee until its next business meeting. The panel has scheduled another business meeting to consider Thomas-Greenfield's nomination for Thursday. A committee aide said on Wednesday that Republican Senator Ted Cruz had asked for the delay bec...