U.S. congratulates designated new Iraqi prime minister: White House EDGARTOWN, Mass.: U.S. Vice President Joe Biden congratulated Haider al-Abadi on Monday for being Iraq's designated new prime minister and pledged U.S. support for an inclusive Iraqi government, the White House said. "The prime minister-designate expressed ... 08/11/2014 - 5:27 am | View Link
White House cautions about infrastructure inaction A White House economic analysis concluded that without congressional action, more than 112,000 ongoing projects would be in danger of falling idle, affecting nearly 700,000 jobs. Such project delays would slow commerce, hinder commuters and hurt businesses ... 05/12/2014 - 7:32 am | View Link
Vladimir Putin's first tweet congratulates President Obama after White House re-election Revisiting your first tweet can be embarrassing, even more so if you're in the midst of an international crisis reminiscent of the Cold War and your name is Vladimir Putin. The Russian ... a second term in the White House in November 2012. 03/20/2014 - 1:00 pm | View Link
White House welcomes start of Cyprus peace talks The United States congratulates the two leaders for the courage and vision that enabled them to reach agreement on this important statement, which embodies key principles to guide their further work,” the White House ... response to a Greece-backed ... 02/12/2014 - 1:47 am | View Link
The race for the White House! First Family take part in Easter Egg Roll as they play host to 30,000 visitors for annual celebrations The Obamas kicked off the annual White House Easter Egg Roll this morning, welcoming thousands of children and families into the grounds of their home. Ready for a jam-packed day of kid's activities the First Lady opted for sneakers, white denim jeans and ... 04/2/2013 - 6:08 am | View Link
Whitehouse.gov Briefing Room. The White House provides timely and accurate information about the President's latest events and public statements. Here you'll find photos, video, and ... 08/23/2014 - 2:25 am | View Website
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7 Things You May Not Know About the White House ... President Barack Obama congratulates host Jimmy Kimmel at the 2012 White House Correspondents' Association Dinner as WHCA chief Caren Bohan looks on. 08/22/2014 - 1:39 pm | View Website
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Still 4 Hill Hillary begins this chapter by recalling this historic moment in a room across from the Situation Room in the White House as Navy Seals stealthily entered that now ... 08/22/2014 - 11:44 am | View Website
For a third consecutive night, restraint prevailed at protests on Friday in Ferguson, Missouri, as the National Guard began withdrawing from the St. Louis suburb racked by turmoil after a white police officer shot dead an unarmed black teenager.
Hundreds of protesters marched in the hot summer night near the site of the Aug.
Yellen picked through the various arguments over what the seemingly contradictory data says: the faster-than-expected fall in the jobless rate to 6.2 percent from 7.3 percent a year ago, against the persistently extremely low labor force participation rate since the Great Recession, just 62.9 percent. Yellen agreed that there have been some structural changes that have affected the way the labor market signals tightening through indicators such as part-time work, the number of people leaving jobs, and wage gains - which have been virtually insignificant since the recession ended in 2009.
--- snip For two bloody months, an armed jihadist serial killer ran loose across the country. At least four innocent men died this spring and summer as acts of vengeance on behalf of aggrieved Muslims, the self-confessed murderer has now proclaimed.
Two years of research by a Nigerian scientist has shown that sufferers of Alzheimer's and Parkinson's disease could be helped by punicalagin, a compound extracted from pomegranates. Olumayokun Olajide from the University of Huddersfield in West Yorkshire showed how punicalagin could inhibit inflammation in specialised brain cells known as micrologia.
Building site of the first ever 3D printed estate in Gardiner, New York. New York City architect/contractor Adam Kushner begins construction of the first ever 3D printed estate, which features a 3D printed swimming pool, 4-bedroom, 2400 square foot home, and more. The 3D printer which will be a modified version of Enrico DiniÂs D-shape printer, will, if all goes as planned, eventually be able to automatically place rebar within the 3D printed house, as it prints.