President Barack Obama has signed the USA Freedom Act into law. As the FIFA corruption scandal widens, Interpol has issued wanted person alerts for two former senior officials of the soccer organization. Condemned Texas inmate Lester Bower Jr. Show More Summary
President Obama signs a law that rolls back NSA data collection; the fight between investor William Ackman and Herbalife; a new clue in the slaying of three family members and their housekeeper. This is a round up of legal news from ALM and other publications.
Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry said one his first acts if elected president would be to rescind any negotiated agreement President Obama works out on Iran’s nuclear program and said Mr. Obama has not demonstrated sufficient leadership in departments like the embattled Veterans Administration....
President Barack Obama gave an interview on Israeli television on Tuesday in which he said that Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s position on rejecting a Palestinian state as long as he is in power is damaging Israel’s credibility...
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Two days before President Obama announced a posthumous Medal of Honor for black World War I soldier Henry Johnson, a family got staggering news about the legacy of heroism that had inspired them for generations and through three war...
On Tuesday afternoon, the Senate passed the U.S.A. Freedom Act, voting 67-32 and rejecting four eleventh-hour amendments. President Obama is expected to sign the bill Tuesday night, which means that the government’s metadata program will continue, but on modified terms. Show More Summary
Should we be concerned that the President is delusional? Because according to one of his former senior advisers, “‘I’m the closest thing to a Jew that has ever sat in
President Obama signed into law a bill allowing most of the National Security Agency’s spy programs to resume, but one controversial provision isn’t coming back. Securing a deal on the Trans-Pacific Partnership will cement Obama’s legacy, assuming he can get it through a very skeptical Congress. Sen. Marco Rubio has managed to sell the home…
STRANGELY, THIS DOESN’T INCREASE MY CONFIDENCE IN OBAMA: Obama confident in the TSA despite failure to detect explosives. President Obama has confidence in the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) despite the ease with which undercover agents were able to smuggle explosives into airports, the White House said Tuesday. Show More Summary
President Barack Obama is ramping up efforts to convince individual House members to grant him fast-track authority to negotiate trade deals, focusing his efforts on a dwindling group of undecided Democratic lawmakers.
President Barack Obama signed into law landmark legislation ending the government's bulk telephone data dragnet, significantly reversing American policy by reining in the most controversial surveillance program since 9/11. The bill was given final passage earlier Tuesday by the US Senate, after being approved by the House several days earlier. Show More Summary
DOHA (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama's envoy charged with building the coalition against the Islamic State said on Wednesday the growth of the group had global implications and if unchecked its militants could "wreak havoc on the progress of humanity".
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama has signed into law the USA Freedom Act, which extends three expiring surveillance provisions of the 9/11-era USA Patriot Act. Obama administration officials have not said what they will do with...Show More Summary
By Juan Cole | (Informed Comment) | – President Barack Obama gave an interview on Israeli television on Tuesday in which he said that Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu’s position on rejecting a…
President Barack Obama’s stance, expressed in his 2014 State of the Union address, is that the debate is settled and climate change is a fact. Obama is by no means
The Daily Show's Jon Stewart opened his show this Tuesday with a little walk down memory lane and a history lesson for the right wingers who keep trying to blame the chaos in the Middle East on President Obama pulling our troops outShow More Summary
U.S. President Barack Obama said Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s terms for diplomacy that might lead to a Palestinian state meant Israel had lost international credibility as a potential peacemaker. Obama also suggested that continued U.S. Show More Summary
According to a memorandum signed by President Obama on Tuesday, it is now the policy of the federal government to encourage responsible use of antibiotics in the production of meat and poultry. The memorandum supports the supply chain for these products by directing federal departments and agencies to create a preference for acquiring them. Within... Continue Reading
President Obama's favorite city school is making good on the promise of its innovative six-year program, school officials said Tuesday.