Stories tagged: Hillary Rodham Clinton
Sun., Aug. 7, 2016, 4 a.m.
Huckleberries: She was nice back then, but can he vote for her now?
Carl Tinghino, a retired millworker from Kootenai County, remembers that school mate from his Illinois high school who was “very, very bright” and “very, very nice.” But, as one of …
Sat., Oct. 24, 2015, 4:08 p.m.
Bill Clinton rallies for wife; Sanders on the march
Hillary Rodham Clinton turned to her husband, former President Bill Clinton, and pop singer Katy Perry to energize her campaign’s faithful Saturday before a pivotal dinner with thousands of Iowa …
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 22, 2015, 2:07 p.m.
Facing GOP queries, Clinton seeks to close book on Benghazi
The latest from the House Benghazi committee’s hearing featuring testimony from former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton.
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 15, 2015, 11:34 a.m.
Republican: Hurting Hillary Clinton was ‘big part’ of Benghazi probe
Rep. Richard Hanna, a moderate, pro-abortion rights Republican from New York, told a radio station Wednesday night that Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy was telling the truth when he suggested during …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 14, 2015, 6:07 p.m.
Debate day-after: Sanders raises cash, Clinton camp pleased
Bernie Sanders’ campaign said it raised nearly $2 million from the first Democratic debate of the 2016 race, and social media metrics showed he was the most-searched candidate on Google …
Wed., Sept. 30, 2015, 7:40 p.m.
Emails: Russia-linked hackers tried to access Clinton server
Tue., April 28, 2015, 2:19 p.m.
AP: Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders to run for president
MONTPELIER, Vt. — Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders will announce his plans to seek the Democratic nomination for president on Thursday, presenting a liberal challenge to Hillary Rodham Clinton.
Tue., March 10, 2015, 12:39 p.m.
Clinton concedes she should have used government email
UNITED NATIONS — Breaking her silence, Hillary Rodham Clinton conceded Tuesday that she should have used a government email as secretary of state, but insisted she was not violating any …
Sun., Dec. 30, 2012, 5:52 p.m.
Hillary Clinton admitted to NYC hospital to treat blood clot
Sec. of State Hillary Clinton is hospitalized in New York due to a blue clot.
Wed., July 18, 2012, 11:11 a.m.
McCain defends Clinton aide against allegations
WASHINGTON — Republican Sen. John McCain today strongly defended a longtime aide to Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton against unsubstantiated allegations that her family has ties to Egypt’s Muslim …
Mon., Nov. 29, 2010, 11:24 a.m.
U.S. tries to contain damage from leaked cables
The Obama administration moved forcefully today to contain damage from the release of more than a quarter-million classified diplomatic files, branding the action as an attack on the United States …
Sat., Aug. 21, 2010
Palestinians, Israel accept invitation to D.C. talks
WASHINGTON – The Obama administration said Friday it has invited the leaders of Israel and the Palestinian Authority to Washington next month to resume long-stalled direct peace talks, recognizing “there …
Thu., Jan. 14, 2010
Kathleen Parker: Standard different for men
Ask yourself: Who is likely to be the first woman president of the United States? Anyone? Anyone?
Tue., Jan. 5, 2010
Clinton qualifies aid to Yemen
WASHINGTON – Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton declared Monday that Yemen is a threat to global security but warned that the Obama administration will continue accelerating U.S. aid only …
Mon., Nov. 16, 2009
U.S. tightens aid in Afghanistan
WASHINGTON – The United States is limiting its goals in Afghanistan and demanding better accountability from that country’s underperforming leader, Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton said Sunday, and she …
Wed., Oct. 14, 2009
Russia rebuffs U.S. on Iran sanctions
MOSCOW – Further sanctions against Iran would be “counterproductive,” Russia’s top diplomat said on Tuesday, pushing back pointedly against U.S. pressure for a tougher stance against Iran’s nuclear ambitions. The …
Tue., July 7, 2009
Clinton, Honduran leader to meet
WASHINGTON – Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton has agreed to meet with ousted Honduran President Manuel Zelaya, as U.S. and other diplomats intensify their efforts to solve a crisis …
Thu., May 28, 2009
Clinton tells Israel to end settlement growth
WASHINGTON – Rebuffing Israel on a key Mideast negotiating issue, Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton said the Obama administration wants a complete halt in the growth of Jewish settlements …
Sun., April 26, 2009
Clinton pledges continued support for Iraq
BAGHDAD – On a surprise visit to Baghdad on Saturday, U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton sought to reassure anxious Iraqis that the U.S. would not abandon them despite …
Thu., April 23, 2009
Clinton sounds alarm over threat to Pakistan
WASHINGTON – In an assessment that raised questions about the future of Pakistan, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton warned Wednesday that the country’s fragile government was facing an “existential threat” …
Thu., March 26, 2009
Clinton slams U.S. drug policies
MEXICO CITY – Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton traveled to Mexico on Wednesday with a stark mea culpa, saying that decades of U.S. anti-narcotics policies had been a failure …
Fri., March 6, 2009
U.S. may ask Iran to attend meeting
BRUSSELS – In its first overture to Iran, the Obama administration is pushing to convene a high-level meeting on Afghanistan this month that would include an invitation to Tehran, Secretary …
Thu., March 5, 2009
Clinton denounces Iran’s tactics
BRUSSELS, Belgium – U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton swiped hard at Iran on Wednesday, accusing its hard-line leaders of fomenting divisions in the Arab world, promoting terrorism, posing …
Sun., March 1, 2009
Clinton heading to Middle East for talks
WASHINGTON – Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton this week will make her first foray into Middle East diplomacy, attending a high-level conference on humanitarian assistance to Gaza and making …
Mon., Feb. 23, 2009
Keep investing in U.S., Clinton urges China
BEIJING – Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton on Sunday urged China to keep investing its substantial foreign-exchange reserves in U.S. Treasury securities, arguing “we are truly going to rise …
Tue., Feb. 17, 2009
Clinton in Japan on first overseas mission
TOKYO – Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton today warned North Korea against following through on a threatened missile launch, saying it would damage its prospects for improved relations with …
Mon., Feb. 16, 2009
Clinton warns North Korea
ELMENDORF AIR FORCE BASE, Alaska – Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton warned North Korea on Sunday that it needs to live up to its commitments to dismantle its nuclear …
Sun., Feb. 15, 2009
Clinton’s first trip has China focus
WASHINGTON – When Hillary Rodham Clinton was running for president last year, she raised eyebrows in foreign policy circles – especially in Japan, the key U.S. ally in Asia – …
Tue., Feb. 3, 2009
Clinton joins administration
WASHINGTON – Yes, that was Chevy Chase, the former “Saturday Night Live” funnyman, in the crowd at Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton’s ceremonial swearing-in Monday at the State Department. …
Thu., Jan. 22, 2009
Clinton takes oath after confirmation
WASHINGTON – Hillary Rodham Clinton became the nation’s 67th secretary of state Wednesday, taking the oath of office during a private ceremony in her Senate office an hour after the …