Protester leaves Shell ship; one remains

...subsistence and economic wellbeing." He said he was motivated to protest by frustration with the administration of President Barack Obama, which has given a tentative green light to the project after finding that Shell had developed strong safeguards to protect...
Obama: Climate change a security threat

NEW LONDON, Conn. - President Barack Obama has argued for action on climate change as a matter of health, environmental protection and international obligation. On...
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Obama's trade bill narrowly clears key hurdle

WASHINGTON - In a triumph for President Barack Obama, sweeping legislation to strengthen the administration's hand in global trade talks advanced toward Senate passage Thursday...
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China's impact looms large as US debates its own trade deals

WASHINGTON - If the U.S. doesn't write the rules of international trade, President Barack Obama warns, China will. In fact, China is already helping write those rules, and in some ways has jumped ahead of the game...
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My Turn: Will rise of nonreligious reshape US politics? showing a rise in the number of nonreligious Americans.It's not because top Democrats are irreligious; both President Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton are persons of faith. But liberals welcomed the findings of the 2014 Religious Landscape Study...
Army Pacific priority is incorporating increase of soldiers the U.S. Pacific Command, Gen. Vincent Brooks said in an interview. That's up from about 80,000 before President Barack Obama implemented his policy of "rebalancing" U.S. attention to the Asia-Pacific region, he said.Brooks said one of...
Movie Review:' Pitch Perfect 2'

...Wilson, and honestly, that character name is such a drag) accidentally exposes her genitalia during a concert attended by Barack and Michelle Obama. In the first film, the inciting humiliation was due to ill-timed projectile vomiting. There will most...
Paul protests Patriot Act for hours

...The White House backs the House bill and has pressed for the Senate to approve the legislation and send it to President Barack Obama for his signature.The House bill is the result of outrage among Republicans and Democrats after Snowden's revelations...
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Prez starts tweeting

WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama is embracing short-form communication. Twitter has a new...permitted - Obama on Monday declared: "Hello, Twitter! It's Barack. Really! Six years in, they're finally giving me my own account...
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Obama cuts police military gear, says it can alienate

CAMDEN, N.J. - President Barack Obama says the use of militarized gear by local police departments can give the public the feeling that law enforcement is like...
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