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  1. U.S. air strike in Syria kills Islamic State militants, civilians: reportRead the original story w/Photo

    37 min ago | Chicago Tribune

    ... people. U.S. congressional aides said Congress might not vote until next year on an authorization for President Barack Obama's air strikes against Islamic State militants in Iraq and Syria, despite some lawmakers' insistence that approval is already ...


  2. Hey, Congress: Vote on the Damn WarRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | KOA

    ... issue of its legality, both under international and domestic law, and the role of Congress in all this. Barack Obama is in for a rougher-than-usual couple of months. From the right, he is going to keep getting hammered for not having acted sooner. ...


  3. Good News: Obama Skips the Majority of His Intelligence BriefingsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | Townhall

    According to a new report from the Government Accountability Institute, President Obama skips 60 percent of his intelligence briefings. Breitbart breaks down the data: A new Government Accountability Institute report reveals that President Barack Obama has attended only 42.1% of his daily intelligence briefings in the 2,079 days of his presidency through September 29, 2014.


  4. Obama welcomes signing of Afghan security pactRead the original story

    12 min ago | WTOP-FM Washington

    President Barack Obama says the signing of a security agreement between the U.S. and Afghanistan marks a "historic day" in the partnership between the two countries. The pact allows about 10,000 American troops to stay in Afghanistan after the end of this year.


  5. US Secret Service: Seven Recent BlundersRead the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago | Cool FM

    ... examples. In 2009, a couple gatecrashed a state dinner party at the White House and managed to greet President Barack Obama. The head of the Secret Service admitted his staff had failed to verify whether the couple were on the guest list. In 2011 a ...


  6. Time to realise true potential of ties: Modi, ObamaRead the original story

    14 min ago |

    India and the US have yet to realise the true potential of their relationship, and the advent of a new government in India is a natural opportunity to broaden and deepen the bilateral relationship, visiting Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Barack Obama said in a joint op-ed piece in the Washington Post Tuesday. They said that with a "reinvigorated level of ambition and greater confidence", both can go "beyond modest and conventional goals" and added that it was time to "set a new agenda, one that realises concrete benefits for our citizens".


  7. Modi visits three symbols of peace, equality, unityRead the original story

    16 min ago |

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi headed to his bilateral summit with President Barack Obama Tuesday after paying homage at three memorials symbolising peace, equality and unity dedicated to Mahatma Gandhi, Martin Luther King Jr. and Abraham Lincoln. Modi, wearing a light orange kurta and a white Nehru jacket, paid floral tributes at the statue of Mahatama Gandhi, apostle of non-violence and father of the Indian nation, in front of the Indian embassy in Washington.


  8. Energy, manufacturing to lead Obama, Modi talksRead the original story w/Photo

    20 min ago | The Star Online

    U.S. President Barack Obama and new Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday plan to discuss issues ranging from manufacturing to sanitation as the two leaders aim to deepen ties. Obama and Modi were scheduled to meet at the White House at 10:55 a.m. during Modi's first visit to the United States since taking office in May, part of a larger effort aimed at expanding security partnerships and spurring foreign investment.


  9. Obama has skipped nearly 60% of his daily intel briefingsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 min ago |

    According to this morning's Real Clear Politics average , Barack Obama's job approval rating is 41.4%. That's a tick higher than the percentage of daily intelligence briefings he has attended so far in his second term.


  10. DSCC attack ad: Washington has changed McConnellRead the original story w/Photo

    26 min ago | WHAS11

    ... million budget this week. The commercial links Grimes' position on amnesty to the policy advocated by President Barack Obama. Political observers are watching the actions of the DSCC and Senate Majority PAC closely, as a gauge to the level of ...


  11. Afghanistan and US sign long-delayed...Read the original story w/Photo

    27 min ago | Suria

    ... the mission and the fact that it will be scaled back during 2015 will restrict its capabilities. US President Barack Obama has previously announced that the US force will be halved by the end of next year, before being reduced to a normal embassy ...


  12. Scalise: Obama Misled Viewers of 60 MinutesRead the original story w/Photo

    29 min ago |

    ... added, "If the President is going to try to imply that somebody underestimated, that's one person and that's Barack Obama." The congressman also said he'd like to see the president broaden the coalition of allies engaged in the battle with the ...


  13. Armed White House intruder got close to Obama family's rooms, report saysRead the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago | South China Morning Post

    An intruder armed with a knife who jumped a fence and sprinted across the White House lawn got much further into the presidential mansion than previously thought, a report said. The Washington Post said on Monday that the man rushed in through the front door of the White House and ran into the ceremonial East Room, one floor below the private residence of Barack Obama and his family.


  14. Obama says signing of US-Afghan security pact marks 'historic day' in nations' ...Read the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago | Squamish Chief

    President Barack Obama says the signing of a security agreement between the U.S. and Afghanistan marks a "historic day" in the partnership between the two countries. The pact allows about 10,000 American troops to stay in Afghanistan after the end of this year.


  15. Obama and Modi hope to turn page in relations when they meet at White HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago | South China Morning Post

    Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi listens to US President Barack Obama during his welcome to the White House in Washington, D.C. Photo: AFP US President Barack Obama took his first chance to size up Narendra Modi, as the new Indian Prime Minister, an intriguing novice on the world stage, brought a tour which wowed New York to the White House. Modi met Obama, vice-president Joe Biden and other key US officials at the White House for a private dinner on Monday, ahead of formal talks in the Oval Office scheduled for yesterday.


  16. Stage production for 18-minute Obama speech cost $94,360Read the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | Fox News

    In this Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014 photo, President Barack Obama delivers a speech to the soldiers at US Central Command at MacDill Air Force Base, Fla.


  17. Eying 2016, Rand Paul Courts Young VotersRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WBKO-TV Bowling Green

    ... organization. Paul says the GOP has a big opportunity to attract more young voters. The group fueled President Barack Obama's victories and could prove critical to Hillary Rodham Clinton should she seek the Democratic nomination. is happy ...


  18. Eight core industries grow by 5.8 per cent in AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Express India

    ... sectors has a combined weight of about 38 per cent in the Index of Industrial Production (IIP). Narendra Modi, Barack Obama unveil India-US vision statement: 'Chalein Saath Saath' Narendra Modi met Barack Obama late on Monday to provide promising ...


  19. Analyst: West Cannot Win Prolonged Fight With Islamic StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Voice of America

    ... want to send ground forces, it needs to coordinate with the Syrian government to fight IS in Syria. President Barack Obama has accused Syrian President Bashar Assad of committing acts of terrorism against his own people and openly supports moderate ...


  20. Other Takes: Rating the tenure of outgoing U.S. Attorney General Eric HolderRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Dallas Morning News

    ... to cooperate with an investigation of gun trafficking at the border. Holder's close relationship with President Barack Obama - they often vacation together - fueled suspicion among critics that the attorney general has failed to vigorously pursue ...