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A policy shift: President Obama to extend combat role of U.S. forces in Afghanistan

(CNN) — In a policy shift, President Barack Obama has decided to extend the combat role of U.S. forces in Afghanistan into 2015, allowing troops to keep fighting the Taliban and other militant groups that threaten American soldiers or the Afghan government, The New York Times reported. 427 more words


Obama Leaves Vegas After Touting Immigrant Order, Playing Golf With Derek Jeter

LAS VEGAS (AP) — President Barack Obama has left Las Vegas after touting his executive order on immigration and playing golf with retired New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter and Tiger Woods’ former instructor, Butch Harmon. 117 more words


President Obama: Don't Use Ferguson As 'An Excuse For Violence' – HuffPost

As the nation awaits the grand jury’s decision of whether to indict Ferguson, Missouri police officer Darren Wilson for the killing of unarmed black teenager Michael Brown, President Obama said that Ferguson should not be used as an “excuse for violence.” 93 more words

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Weekend Visitor

(Las Vegas, NV) The presidential motorcade heads to Lake Las Vegas.

His official duties completed, President Barack Obama has plans for his weekend in the sun. 68 more words


Obama Destroys The Republican Argument That He Has Abused His Executive Powers – PoliticusUSA

The Political Agitator response: Folks tickles the hell out of me as if our President is going to reap some type of benefits from this immigration thingy. 334 more words

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Iranian Nuclear Deal Down to the Wire Again

by Rich Baehr
November 22, 2014

Just as in previous cycles of negotiations between the P5 + 1 (Security Council permanent members U.S., Russia, China, Great Britain, and France, plus Germany) and Iran, the parties are butting up against another deadline. 372 more words

Israel & Middle East

Geraldo: Republicans 'Would Blame Immigrants For Climate Change' If They Believed In It

By Randy Hall ~

During Thursday night’s edition of The Kelly File on the Fox News Channel soon after the president announced that he was taking executive action regarding illegal immigration, guest Geraldo Rivera praised Barack Obama for “doing finally the right thing” and blamed Republicans as the reason legislation on the issue has failed to pass Congress. 845 more words

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