Obama, Biden tout job-training grants - Los Angeles Times Obama, Biden tout job-training grants - Sherman Denison Herald Democrat 04/16/2014 - 9:08 am | View Link
Wonkbook: Women’s workplace issues get their day in the spotlight - Washington Post Kapur in Talking Points Memo . Obama to sign ... of cutting them out of the tangle altogether ... Republican House Speaker John A. Boehner ... 04/8/2014 - 8:53 am | View Link
Obama, Biden tout job-training grants Earlier this year, Obama gave Vice President Joe Biden the task of evaluating and improving the tangle of federal job-training programs ... spokesman for House Speaker John A. Boehner (R-Ohio.) Obama's day trip — "a guys' trip," he joked — gave ... 04/16/2014 - 3:29 pm | View Link
Obama: GOP Plan to Tax the Rich Shows Unwillingness to Compromise Boehner's plan to increase taxes on taxable income above $1 ... that "millionaires and billionaires pay their fair share," Obama urged Republicans to "not tangle themselves up in a whole bunch of ideological positions that don't make much sense." 12/18/2012 - 11:00 am | View Link
Obama Holds Press Conference to Brag About Boehner's Confession He's got Boehner's confession. That's what this is about ... The country deserves folks to be willing to compromise on behalf of the greater good and not tangle themselves up, uh, in a whole bunch of ideological positions that don't make much sense. 12/18/2012 - 11:00 am | View Link
Obama and Boehner holding firm on tax increases, but some in Congress call for compromise WASHINGTON—While President Barack Obama and House Speaker John Boehner negotiate a deal to avoid a series of automatic tax increases and spending cuts set to begin next year, both camps continue to publicly tangle over whether to increase taxes on the ... 12/6/2012 - 10:42 pm | View Link
Obama and Boehner tangle over debt President Barack Obama and House Speaker John Boehner split over the contentious issue of lifting the nation’s debt limit during a private White House meeting Wednesday that illustrates the rough road ahead in dealing with the nation’s festering fiscal ... 05/16/2012 - 10:24 am | View Link
CNN Video Web has fun with Kim and Kanye's photo. How did so many dogs get in there? Funny or Die: Galifianakis quizzes Obama 04/20/2014 - 1:18 am | View Website
Politics | Washington Examiner From Clinton to Obama, many parallels | 04/18/14 08:00 PM. WASHINGTON (AP) — Thousands of pages of documents from President Bill Clinton's White House affirm a ... 04/19/2014 - 8:03 pm | View Website
Breaking News – Latest World, US, Science, Entertainment ... Progress: Obama Announces 8 Million Obamacare Enrollees | Katie Pavlich The Common Core Conundrum | Erick Erickson UPDATE: False flag?; Scary: Jews in East Ukraine ... 04/19/2014 - 3:00 am | View Website
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New pressure on Obama over deportations | TheHill Advocates want the administration to expand its deferred action program. 04/14/2014 - 6:15 pm | View Website
Facebook Inc’s mobile advertising business accelerated in the first three months of the year, helping the Internet social networking company top Wall Street’s financial targets.
Shares of Facebook were up nearly 3 percent at $63.05 in after-hours trading on Wednesday.
Facebook said that mobile ads represented 59 percent of its ad revenue in the first quarter, up from 30 percent in the year-ago period.
Student leaders at the University of Utah, the flagship public campus in the conservative state, are pressing to change the school’s century-old fight song “Utah Man,” saying it needs to be more inclusive of women and minorities.
Written in 1904, the song includes phrases and language that could be considered sexist or racist, including the line “our coeds are the fairest,” outgoing student body president Sam Ortiz, who is leading the push, said on Wednesday.
Student officers at the Salt Lake City school passed a resolution on Tuesday asking for an update of the lyrics.
“I don’t necessarily believe the intention was to be discriminatory, but I do believe that at the time that song was written, our society was far more exclusive,” Ortiz said.
A nursing Southern California mother stopped from taking breast milk through airport security has reached a $75,000 settlement with the U. S. Transportation Security Administration, her lawyer said on Wednesday.
TSA officers stopped Stacey Armato at Phoenix’s Sky Harbor International Airport while she was traveling to Los Angeles in 2010 with bottles of pumped breast milk for her seven-month-old son.
In a 2012 lawsuit filed in U.
U. S. President Barack Obama assured ally Japan on Thursday that Washington was committed to its defense, including of tiny isles at the heart of a row with China, but denied he had drawn any new “red line” and urged peaceful dialogue over the islands.
His comments drew a swift response from China, which said the disputed islets were Chinese territory.
Obama also urged Japan to take “bold steps” to clinch a two-way trade pact seen as crucial to a broad regional agreement that is a central part of the U.