Walker makes pitch for opening ANWR to Obama administration

ANCHORAGE - Gov. Bill Walker has lobbied members of President Barack Obama's administration on opening up parts of an Alaska refuge to oil drilling.Walker met with reporters Thursday after returning...
Rupert Murdoch apologizes for 'real black President' tweet

...Corp. media empire that includes Fox News Channel, apologized on Thursday for a Twitter message suggesting that President Barack Obama isn't a "real black president."Murdoch praised Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson and his wife as terrific...
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US airman who thwarted French train attack stabbed California, suffered a severely cut thumb and a knife wound to his neck during the struggle with the gunman.President Barack Obama met with the three Americans last month, praising them for their quick thinking and courage and calling them "the very...
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Obama apologizes to aid group for US attack on Afghan hospital

WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama apologized to Doctors Without Borders on Wednesday for the American air attack that killed at least 22 people at a medical...
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For Clinton, complications with her old boss arise

WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama seemed to call Hillary Rodham Clinton's idea of a no-fly zone in Syria "half-baked."Clinton described the president's...
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Top general recommends keeping more US troops in Afghanistan

WASHINGTON - The top U.S. commander in Afghanistan recommended on Tuesday that President Barack Obama revise his plan and keep more than 1,000 U.S. troops in the country beyond 2016, just days after a deadly U.S. airstrike...
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Alaska hired consultants ahead of Obama visit

JUNEAU - Gov. Bill Walker's administration spent $50,000 on consultants to help prepare for a visit by President Barack Obama and nearly another $2,000 on a professional photographer to capture what was described as a once-in-a-lifetime...
Judge declines to undo order on green cards

...China, countries with large numbers of highly skilled workers who want to stay in the United States.Last year, President Barack Obama issued an executive order seeking to streamline the U.S. legal immigration system.The case has garnered attention...
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S. Carolina cleans up, but worries remain

...which could be "any amount of dollars." The Republican governor quickly got a federal disaster declaration from President Barack Obama, freeing up money and resources. South Carolina Sen. Lindsey Graham, a Republican presidential candidate, promised...
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Approaching debate, Clinton, Sanders showing differences

...would not require students to work while going to school.___FOREIGN POLICY: Clinton's team sees her time as President Barack Obama's secretary of state as one of her strong suits, allowing her to talk about her foreign-policy experience. Sanders...
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