McDonald’s announced on Wednesday that Steve Easterbrook, its senior executive brand president and chief brand officer, is replacing Don Thompson as chief executive of the ailing fast food chain. Easterbrook is McDonald’s first British CEO. Show More Summary
President Obama embraced Chuck Hagel, the outgoing defense secretary, at a farewell ceremony in Fort Myer, Va., on Wednesday.
Stephen Crowley recently shared images from his Instagram account of President Obama’s trip to India and Saudi Arabia. According to Mr. Crowley, filing live pictures wasn’t easy.
Former South Korean President Lee Myung-ba claims to have rejected the astronomical demands for money and food
Luis Figo has announced his intention to stand against Sepp Blatter for the presidency of FIFA. The legendary Portuguese footballer joins Jerome Champagne, Dutch FA chief Michael van Pragg and former France international David Ginola as a challenger to the … Continue reading ?
Gov. Scott Walker of Wisconsin on shedding his image as a boring politician while he considers a run for president.
Obama’s bloody Yemen disaster by Michelle Malkin Creators Syndicate Copyright 2015 When President Obama declares something a “success story,” you know it has “TOTAL FAILURE” embedded in its DNA. Four months ago, America’s King Midas in Reverse crowed about the fruits of his triumphant foreign policy in jihad-infested Yemen. A “light footprint” approach to counterterrorism […]
Loretta E. Lynch told members of the Senate Judiciary Committee Wednesday that she considered the president's action protecting millions of undocumented immigrants from deportation to be based on a reasonable interpretation of federal law and precedents.
First lady Michelle Obama chose to forgo wearing a headscarf at an event Tuesday to commemorate the death of Saudi Arabia’s King Abdullah during her and the president’s trip to that country, the Associated Press reports.
Jeb Bush thinks he can ride Common Core to the White House. This is a grave misjudgment.
The New York Times for some reason invites public discussion on: " When Should Antiquities Be Repatriated to Their Country of Origin?" January 21, 2015.It's the usual old stuff. James Cuno, president, J. Paul Getty Trust goes off on his usual tirade about Artifacts as Instruments of Nationalism ("Legal claims can be adjudicated. Show More Summary
By Juan Cole | (Informed Comment) — The audacity of Speaker of the House John Boehner colluding with the prime minister of a foreign country to undermine a sitting president is, I…
Cuban President Raul Castro issues broad list of demands, saying that without them normal relations are unreachable.
Lawyers for the White House are urging a federal judge to dismiss a lawsuit filed by the Republican-led House of Representatives that alleges President Barack Obama illegally rewrote the new health law.
Israeli President Reuven Rivlin met with de Blasio Wednesday, lauded close ties between city and Jewish state.
Cuban President Raúl Castro demanded Wednesday that the U.S. return the base at Guantanamo Bay, lift the half-century trade embargo on Cuba and compensate his country for damages before the two nations re-establish normal relations. Mr. Castro told a summit of the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States that Cuba and the U.S. are […]
Jon Stewart found it just a little bit odd that President Obama dropped everything to go to Saudi Arabia for the late king's funeral but couldn't be bothered to go to the Paris unity rally.
Nevada's newly minted Republican attorney general has joined a multi-state lawsuit seeking to block President Barack Obama's order easing the threat of deportation for millions of undocumented immigrants, without the support of the state's moderate governor. Show More Summary
Built in 1955, the Tappan Zee Bridge was originally designed to last only 50 year, and it’s slowly coming up on its 60th anniversary. The Tappan Zee Bridge once had President Obama remarking, “At times, you can see the river through the cracks in the pavement. Show More Summary