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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is expected to disclose as early as Friday the number of civilians killed in U.S. military and CIA drone strikes in Pakistan, Yemen and Africa since he took office and will issue an executive order that makes protecting civilians a more...
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama's inability to overhaul the nation's immigration system will stand as the most glaring failure in his effort to enact a vision of social change. Despite two campaigns full of promises and multiple strategies, he imposed only incremental,...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Hours after the Supreme Court sent his immigration policy into legal limbo, President Barack Obama huddled around a long conference table in the Roosevelt Room with disappointed activists. The president looked out at familiar faces, some teary. It had been a...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Homeland Secretary Jeh Johnson: 'Unfolding situation' at Andrews Air Force Base.
OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — North America's leaders, at their summit in the Canadian capital, are confronting a rising tide of economic protectionism and nationalism. Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Wednesday was hosting U.S. President Barack Obama and Mexican President...
OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — The leaders of North America confront a rising tide of economic protectionism and nationalism as they hold a summit Wednesday in the Canadian capital. Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau for the first time is hosting U.S. President Barack Obama and...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate on Monday confirmed one of President Barack Obama's nominees to be a federal judge in Nebraska. The 90-0 vote for Nebraska lawyer Robert Rossiter Jr. to a lifetime federal appointment may be one of the last confirmation votes this year. The Senate...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says the leaders of the United States, Canada and Mexico will pledge this week to rely on renewable energy to generate 50 percent of North America's electrical power by 2025. That's a big jump from last year's 37 percent level. But Brian Deese,...
WASHINGTON (AP) — For the first 7½ years of his presidency, Barack Obama could rely on the United Kingdom to back him up at nearly every turn, knowing British leaders had both the global clout and shared perspective to be powerful U.S. partners. He enters his final months in...