Hondo sends us a link to the Army Times which reports that the new budget deal that the President signed the other day included an end to the 20-year retirement plan that most of us enlisted for so long ago. It looks like that when folks enlist after 2018, they will not get the deal. […]
At an official ceremony, President François Hollande described the victims as “130 laughs that we won’t hear anymore, 130 voices that went quiet forever.”
It would seem that the media of China had some fun over President Obama's turkey pardon two days ago, using it to make jokes about the prime minister of Japan.
President Obama says Thanksgiving is a day for food, football and hoping 'the turkey didn’t turn out too dry.'
In what is a prime example of twisted logic, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan warned Russia against using its ultra-modern S-400 air defense system to shoot down a Turkish fighter jet if it violates Syrian airspace just days after Ankara brought down a Russian Su-24 bomber.
President Barack Obama and his family are spending Thanksgiving at the White House this year. As usual, the White House's Thanksgiving feast is pretty impressive: it includes classics like turkey and stuffing, "Let's Move"-friendlyShow More Summary
Russia should apologize for violating Turkey’s airspace, Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan was quoted as saying on Thursday, days after a Russian jet was shot down near the Syria border. “Those who violated our airspace are the ones who need to apologise,” Erdogan was quoted as saying on the CNN website. “Our pilots and our armed […]
WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama appealed anew on Thanksgiving Day for acceptance of Syrian refugees, saying "so much of our greatness comes from our generosity." Continue reading ? The post Obama makes holiday appeal for acceptance of Syrian refugees appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
Before 1863 each state scheduled its own day of thanksgiving at different times, generally states in New England. But on Oct. 3 of that year President Abraham Lincoln gave a proclamation setting a National Day of Thanksgiving. “The year that is drawing towards its close, has been filled with the blessings of fruitful fields and healthful skies. To these bounties,... Read More
On November 25th, 2015, President Barack Obama has signed into law the National Defense Authorization Act of 2016, included in which is a provision for the Civilian Marksmanship to sell 1911 handguns to the United States shooting public. Show More Summary
President Obama took to Facebook a short while ago to address the black teen whose brutal death has been a major source of contention and racial demonstrations over the past few days
During a discussion of Wednesday's interview with GOP presidential candidate Jeb Bush on New Day, CNN's John King gave a glimpse into the negative mindset of media liberals toward former President George W. Bush such that they have difficulty paying any sort of compliment toward him without having to insert a qualifier like "whatever you think about him."
President Obama and Abe, the turkey he pardoned today as part of a US Thanksgiving tradition. "As you may have heard, for months there has been a fierce competition between a bunch of turkeys trying to win their way into the White House."—President...Show More Summary
In a sharply worded letter penned just days before an international summit in Paris, Gov. Jerry Brown is accusing attorneys general in two states of "crass obstructionism" in their effort to raise doubts about one of President Obama's key climate change initiatives. On Wednesday, Brown wrote to...
? In a brief news conference before Thanksgiving Day, President Obama reaffirmed that there was no "specific and credible intelligence indicating a plot on the homeland." Video courtesy of The White House Produced by Lamar Salter Follow BI Video: On Facebook Join the conversation about this story »
Tomorrow is Thanksgiving, so what better time to remember all that you have to be thankful for? SoulPancake’s Kid President kicks off the practice of gratitude with his list of 25 things he’s thankful for this Thanksgiving. Check out his video after the break. RELATED: SoulPancake asks what the holidays would look like if the […]
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama reassured Americans on Wednesday that the U.S. homeland was safe going into the Thanksgiving Day holiday weekend, urging vigilance while declaring that no "credible intelligence" pointed to a plot on domestic soil. Show More Summary
With Americans facing a day of travel and giving thanks tomorrow, President Obama is set to make a statement we presume urging everyone to get out and spend... but be more alert to bad guys... Live Feed...
President Obama has been heavily criticized for stating that the radical jihadist group ISIS was "contained" one day before Paris was rocked by a series of terrorist attacks. Much of the criticism is misleading, because it ignores the context of the President's remarks to make him look less informed or less honest than [...]
In fewer than 70 days, the first votes of the 2016 presidential primary will be cast. The last month in the respective Republican and Democratic primaries have taken distinctly different turns. Since Vice President Joe Biden declined...Show More Summary