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Obama’s Ebola Warning: Don’t Do Things That Aren’t ‘Based on Science’

3 weeks agoNews : Mediaite

Following the release from the hospital of Nurse Amber Vinson, who is now Ebola-free after contracting the virus while treating Dallas patient Michael Eric Duncan, President Barack Obama spoke from the South Lawn of the White House regarding the federal response to the presence of Ebola in the United States.

On the South Lawn, a Concert for the Troops

Set your DVR: The White House is throwing an outdoor concert next month to honor the troops, with performers to include Mary J. Blige, Willie Nelson, John Fogerty, Common and Romeo Santos.

Circus In The Park Comes To Margate This Weekend

Help support Berger, Margate and Buttercup Park this weekend.Circus in the Park comes to the south lawn of Margate Park, 4921 N Marine Drive Saturday, October 11th -- Shows at 2pm and 5pm Sunday, October 12th -- Shows at 2pm and 5pm Tickets for Adults: $20 Tickets for Children 2-17 years: $15 Children under 2 years: free Purchase tickets here or at the door.

2 out of 3 Americans support U.S. airstrikes in Iraq, Syria

U.S. President Barack Obama delivers a statement on the recent airstrikes against ISIS on the South Lawn of the White House on Sept. 23, 2014 in Washington, DC. Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images WASHINGTON — Nearly 2 out of 3 Americans back U.S. Show More Summary

We Shall Not Be Moved. Unless There's a Democrat in the White House.

David Boaz Dana Milbank reports in the Washington Post: The anti-Obama left was out in force. All 22 of them. As the president stood on the South Lawn to announce the bombing campaign in Syria, liberal demonstrators gathered on Pennsylvania Avenue on the other side of the White House to protest the man they thought was their ally…. “If George W. Show More Summary

President Obama Makes Short, Sweet Statement On Airstrikes Against ISIS And Khorasan

On the heels of airstrikes that began last night in Syria, against ISIS and al Qaeda offshoot the Khorasan Group, President Obama delivered a shorter-than-expected statement on the South Lawn of the White House Tuesday morning. Obama spoke for about three minutes, hewing rather closely to the language and content of the Centcom press release [...]

WATCH LIVE: President Obama to Offer 10am Statement on ISIL

2 months agoIndustries / Media : FishbowlDC

President Barack Obama at 10am this morning will address the nation from the South Lawn of the White House on Monday night’s airstrikes against ISIL in Syria. WATCH: New Career Opportunities Daily: The best jobs in media.

Obama: Bad Intelligence Behind ISIS Underestimation

Saturday from the White House South Lawn, President Barack Obama blamed "intelligence estimates" for not anticipating the speed in which ISIS would capture large sections of Iraq. The president,who has been under harsh media criticism...Show More Summary

Tom Sietsema breaks down the Africa summit dinner menu

Heads of state should feel right at home dining on the four-course menu created for tonight’s VIP dinner on the South Lawn at the White House. Every dish is laced with at least one ingredient — coffee, cinnamon and saffron, among others — that can be traced to some of the 50 participating African countries. […]

50 African leaders to attend state dinner

The Obamas will host a crowd of 50 heads of state from African nations Tuesday night, for a shindig in an expansive tent on the White House South Lawn with Lionel Richie serenading the crowd.

Here Comes Obama's Statement On Ukraine...

President Barack Obama will deliver a statement on the crisis in Ukraine at 2:50 p.m. ET from the South Lawn of the White House. Obama is expected to unveil a new round of punishing sanctions on Russia for its continued involvement in destabilizing the crisis and supporting pro-Russian separatists in the eastern regions of Ukraine. Show More Summary

LIVE: Obama Delivers Statement On Ukraine

President Barack Obama will deliver a statement on the situation in Ukraine soon. His statement will come from the South Lawn of the White House, four days after Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was shot down near the Ukrainian border. The U.S. Show More Summary

Obamas greet military members for Fourth of July

President Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama greeted service members and military families Friday on the South Lawn for a Fourth of July celebration.

Happy birthday Malia Obama

Malia Obama at the White House Easter Egg Roll in 2011. Photo by UPI/Roger L. Wollenberg President Obama will mark the nation’s birthday tonight with a celebration on the White House South Lawn, but there is another important birthday penned-in for this date on the White House calendar. Show More Summary

U.S. Troops to Be Punished With Pitbull Concert on White House Lawn

5 months agoPop Culture / Celebrity : Gawker

In recognition of their brave service, U.S. troops will be invited to a special 4th of July concert on the White House's South lawn featuring Mr. Worldwide himself. Read more...

Pitbull to entertain troops at White House July 4th concert

The next step for Pitbull is La Casa Blanca. The rapper will entertain troops on the South Lawn of the White House for the USO’s July 4th celebration.

Obama to join inventors at White House Maker Faire

WASHINGTON (AP) — If President Barack Obama is mingling with inventors, sooner or later there has to be a robot. On Wednesday, it was Russell, the 17-foot electric giraffe towering in the South Lawn of the White House, a symbol of the quirky and clever creations Obama wanted to showcase on a day devoted to innovation.

Pres. Obama: ‘We Will Not Be Sending U.S. Troops Back Into Combat in Iraq’

President Obama delivered a statement on Iraq from the South Lawn of the White House shortly before noon. The broadcast and cable networks all provided live coverage of his remarks on the increased violence in the region. On NBC, David Gregory anchored from Washington with Peter Alexander at the White House and Richard Engel in Iraq. Show More Summary

LIVE: Obama Makes Statement About Iraq

President Barack Obama will deliver a statement on Iraq as militant Sunni extremists continue their march toward Baghdad. The response from the White House South Lawn comes amid fierce Republican criticism over the Administration’s decision to withdraw all U.S. troops from the country at the end of 2011. Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) has called for…

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