On September 3, 1964 - exactly 50 years ago - President Lyndon B. Johnson signed two bills into law: The Wilderness Act and the Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF). From the White House Rose Garden he praised these conservation measures,...Show More Summary
Concussions aren’t new, but expanding research outlining how dangerous they are is. So it’s no wonder head injuries have become part of the mainstream conversation when it comes to sports. The White House held a “concussion summit” in May, which was followed more recently by a safety conference attended by FIFA and the NFL. But perhaps the most […]
President Obama insists that he still plans to make an executive decision on immigration reform, but his timeline for action grows increasingly convoluted. Obama and his team spent most of the summer previewing his executive action on...Show More Summary
Yup, sorry. Turns out Obamacare won't gift you dozens of seats after all. You couldn't imagine a more optimistic bunch than House Republicans at the start of this cycle. In midterm elections, the party controlling the White House during the sixth year of a presidency lost an average of 29 seats in the House (and six seats in the Senate). Show More Summary
During today’s White House press briefing with Josh Earnest and moments after initial reports that American journalist Steve Sotloff was beheaded by ISIS, TIME’s Zeke Miller asked Earnest about the reports or for reaction, which theShow More Summary
(Paul Mirengoff) Jeff Bezos has named Fred Ryan to be the Washington Post’s new publisher. Ryan is a former Reagan administration official. He served as Director of Presidential Appointments and Scheduling and as head the White House Office of Private Sector Initiatives. Show More Summary
Talk Radio News Service White House correspondent Victoria Jones talks with Gary Baumgarten about Ukraine, ISIS and mid-term elections.
Captured American journalist Steven Sotloff has reportedly been executed by a member of the Islamic State (IS) terrorist group. IS has released a video that purports to show the beheading of Sotloff. White House spokesman Josh Earnest...Show More Summary
The White House quickly underscored Tuesday that "our thoughts and prayers first and foremost are with" the family of apparently murdered American journalist Steven Sotloff.
Megan Smith, VP of Google's secretive "moonshots" research lab Google X, has definitely been selected to be the next CTO of the United States, Fortune's Dan Primack reports. Yesterday, Bloomberg named Smith as a top candidate, but Primack...Show More Summary
Photo: Church World Service Last week, I was arrested with more than 130 other advocates outside the White House. This is not the first time I have been arrested in an act of civil disobedience in front of the White House protestingShow More Summary
Monday at the White House press briefing, press secretary Josh Earnest said several times he had no update on the timing of President Barack Obama potentially using an executive order to grant amnesty for an estimated 6 million illegal immigrants currently living in the United States. Show More Summary
White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest reacted to the news of a second American journalist beheaded by ISIS. Earnest said that he hadn’t seen the reports but that the administration had been watching the situation “very carefully.”...Show More Summary
A Friday afternoon dispatch at the Politico from Carrie Budoff Brown and Jennifer Epstein tells us that “The White House is putting the finishing touches on a post-Labor Day schedule that will send the president to states where he’s still popular.” The list of states where the Politico pair alleges that’s the case is quite […]
Securing the release of the three Americans detained in North Korea is a top priority, the White House said on Tuesday. "We continue to do all we can to secure their earliest possible release." On Monday, three American citizens detained in North Korea appealed to the U.S government for help returning home, speaking in rare interviews with U.S.
News that ISIS has beheaded a second American journalist, Steven Sotloff, broke during today's White House Press Briefing. So instead of finding out what had happened before he took the podium, Press Secretary Josh Earnest had to hear it from one of the reporters asking him questions.
ISIS on Tuesday released a video purporting to show the execution of journalist Steven Sotloff, and it warned the world to end "this evil alliance of America against the Islamic State." The White House could not immediately confirm the authenticity of the video, but spokesman Josh Earnest said intelligence officials were working to verify it. Show More Summary
White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest delivers the daily press briefing to reporters from the White House.
This has been a year of big anniversaries - the 200th anniversary of the burning of the White House and Capitol in Washington by British troops; the 100th anniversary of the beginning of World War I, the 50th anniversary of the Civil...Show More Summary
Mike Majchrowitz, White House correspondent for FOX News Radio, passed away Sunday at the age of 51 after a long battle with cancer. “Mike was an original – a solidly tenacious reporter, a thoughtful anchor and a good man,” said Mitch David, FOX News Radio VP. Show More Summary