My Turn: Threats about Iran damages our nation's trustworthiness

This week President Barack Obama agreed to sign a revised version of the...wrote they were primarily concerned that Obama would "violate the Constitution' convince the American people that Obama is conceding too much to the Iranians...
Obama pledges support to Iraqi leader in fight against IS

WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama brought Iraq's prime minister to the...must be in charge of its own destiny.Obama's comments reflect war fatigue from Americans...helping fight Islamic State militants. Obama said any foreign assistance must be answerable...
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Militants seize Iraqi villages near Ramadi

...visit to Washington where he met Tuesday with President Barack Obama and appealed for greater support from the coalition carrying...have also captured large areas in neighboring Syria. While Obama has pledged another $200 million in humanitarian aid, he made...
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Small aircraft lands on Capitol lawn

...traffic controllers and the FAA didn't authorize him to enter restricted airspace.The White House said President Barack Obama had been briefed on the situation.Witnesses said the craft approached the Capitol from the west, flying low over the National...
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White House OKs Congress' say on an Iran agreement

...Republicans and his own party, President Barack Obama on Tuesday relented to a compromise empowering...come later, if negotiations between the Obama administration, Iran and five other nations come to fruition.Obama retains his right to veto any attempt by...
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National Park Service readies for centennial

...operational capacity as part of its Centennial Initiative.Nationwide, the Park Service centennial dovetails with President Barack Obama's push to encourage younger park visitors. In February, the White House unveiled its "Every Kid in a Park" initiative...
A year after kidnap of schoolgirls, hope fades

...detained insurgents.The girls became the focus of a global campaign soon after their abduction. U.S. first lady Michelle Obama had said she was "outraged and heartbroken" about the kidnapping and also posted a picture of herself holding a sign reading...
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Cubans expect US deal to improve their lives

...17 announcement by presidents Barack Obama and Raul Castro. Most Cubans were elated by the announcement and Obama's loosening of restrictions on trade...the new poll had positive opinions of Obama, while 47 percent had positive opinions...
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Univision host fired for Michelle Obama comment

...fired from Univision after saying that Michelle Obama looks like someone from the cast of "Planet...different celebrities, including Michelle Obama."Well, watch out, you know that Michelle Obama looks like she's from the cast of 'Planet...
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Empire Editorial: Advance, but cautiously, in Arctic drilling

"Drill, baby drill!"That's the punchline. You already know the joke.This week, President Obama and the Department of the Interior upheld a 2008 Arctic lease sale, allowing Royal Dutch Shell to return to exploratory oil drilling...


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