SATURDAY, NOV. 19, 2016, 10:56 A.M.
The heads of the Pentagon and the nation’s intelligence community have recommended to President Obama that the director of the National Security Agency, Adm. Michael Rogers, be removed.
THURSDAY, OCT. 6, 2016, 6:45 P.M.
President Barack Obama honored the Pittsburgh Penguins at the White House on Thursday for completing what he described as one of the most remarkable turnarounds in the history of the …
THURSDAY, SEPT. 29, 2016, 7:25 P.M.
Relatives of Jesse Owens and America’s 17 other black athletes from the 1936 Olympics were welcomed to the White House on Thursday by President Barack Obama for the acknowledgement they …
SATURDAY, SEPT. 10, 2016
No surprise. China’s ostentatious rudeness was perfectly reflective of the world’s general disdain for President Obama.
SATURDAY, SEPT. 3, 2016, 3:30 P.M.
Using his executive authority under the 1906 Antiquities Act, President Obama last week created the largest ecologically protected area on Earth – a Pacific Ocean sanctuary so remote few people …
TUESDAY, AUG. 30, 2016, 4:51 P.M.
A Spokane drug dealer who is serving life in prison had his sentence commuted.
SATURDAY, AUG. 13, 2016
I realize some of you may find what I’ve written here shocking or hard to believe. But I assure you, it’s every bit as honest as Trump’s claim about Obama.
THURSDAY, AUG. 11, 2016
There is much frustration about the U.S. economy and the acute loss of manufacturing jobs in this nation. But insisting upon isolationist or protectionist economic policy is not the cure …
TUESDAY, AUG. 2, 2016, 7:08 P.M.
U.S. airstrikes against the Islamic State group in Libya continued for a second day Tuesday, as President Barack Obama called the new bombing campaign critical to protecting U.S. national security …
SATURDAY, JULY 16, 2016
NATO will now deploy four battalions to front-line states. In Estonia, they will be led by Britain; in Lithuania, by Germany; in Latvia, by Canada; in Poland, by the United …
MONDAY, MAY 16, 2016
That said, there is a more visceral reason the answer to the second question must be no: Any other answer would defame Americans who endured unimaginable cruelty at Japanese hands.
SUNDAY, MAY 15, 2016
Certain investment fund managers receive a performance fee called “carried interest.” It’s taxed at half the tax rate they would pay if it were ordinary income.
FRIDAY, MAY 13, 2016
With each passing year, fewer and fewer survivors of the horrific attacks on Hiroshima and Nagasaki remain to provide eyewitness accounts.
FRIDAY, APRIL 15, 2016
As with his pledge to close the U.S. prison at Guantanamo Bay, Obama’s pledge to move the U.S. toward nuclear disarmament seems to have been abandoned.
TUESDAY, MARCH 22, 2016, 9:08 P.M.
When Kevin Kiermaier slid into home plate for the Tampa Bay Rays’ first run of the day on Tuesday, President Barack Obama flung his arms wide in the sign for …
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 3, 2016, 9:18 A.M.
President Barack Obama is meeting with Muslim-American leaders from around the country as he pays his first visit to a mosque in the United States.
SATURDAY, MARCH 21, 2015
COLLEGE PARK, Md. – Nothing unusual about players’ family members showing up in the crowd for NCAA tournament games, of course. In the case of Princeton freshman forward Leslie Robinson, …
WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 10, 2014, 11:39 A.M.
Congresswoman Cathy McMorris Rodgers is polling supporters this morning via email on whether they want to see American troops committed to “defeat and destroy” Islamic State terrorists.
SATURDAY, SEPT. 6, 2014
NEWPORT, Wales – The U.S. and nine key allies agreed Friday that the Islamic State group is a significant threat to NATO countries and they will take on the militants …
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 4, 2014
BOISE – A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit filed by a Coeur d’Alene woman against President Barack Obama regarding National Security Agency collection of cellphone information, but raised questions …
TUESDAY, MAY 20, 2014
Put down the juice box and lace up your sneakers. President Barack Obama is pinch-hitting for Little League. He paid a surprise visit Monday to Washington’s Friendship Park, where a …
MONDAY, MARCH 24, 2014, 5:44 P.M.
President Obama signed an emergency declaration to send federal aid to victims of the mudslide in Snohomish County.
MONDAY, NOV. 18, 2013
President Barack Obama stayed to the end of a thrilling game and Oregon State rewarded him with a surprising victory, holding off Maryland 90-83 Sunday night. Beavers coach Craig Robinson …
SATURDAY, AUG. 10, 2013
President Barack Obama rejected the idea of the United States boycotting the Winter Olympics in Sochi next year despite several significant disputes with Russia. Obama said the United States was …
WEDNESDAY, JAN. 30, 2013
Isn’t Obama black and scary-looking? You know he’s black, right? And scary-looking, naturally. Nothing racist about pointing that out. Goes without saying. But hey – race relations are tricky and …
SUNDAY, SEPT. 25, 2011, 3:31 P.M.
President Barack Obama charged Sunday that the GOP vision of government would “fundamentally cripple America,” as he tried out his newly combative message on the liberal West Coast.
SATURDAY, JULY 9, 2011
Poll after poll shows that the American people want higher taxes. That’s not the same as liking higher taxes. The people have simply concluded that higher taxes are preferable to …
THURSDAY, MARCH 17, 2011, 9:55 A.M.
President Barack Obama found out years ago he had an Irish ancestor who fled the potato famine in 1850. He can now claim 28 living relatives who also descended from …
MONDAY, JAN. 10, 2011, 2:17 P.M.
The nation got its first look on Monday at the 22-year-old loner accused of trying to assassinate Rep. Gabrielle Giffords. Jared Loughner, head shaved, a cut above the right temple …
FRIDAY, SEPT. 10, 2010, 8:39 A.M.
President Barack Obama insisted today that the U.S. economy is showing improvement from the deepest recession in decades but conceded the “progress has been painfully slow.” He said he understands …