Tag Archives: White House


New Islamic State video threatens attack on White House

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Islamic State militants released a video on Thursday threatening the White House with suicide bombings & car blasts & vowing to conduct more attacks on France. The…


Obama would veto bill toughening Syria refugee checks: White House

President Barack Obama would veto a Republican bill introduced in the wake of the Paris attacks to toughen the screening process for Syrian refugees, the White House said Wednesday. The…


Republicans rush to shut borders to Syrian refugees

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans urged an immediate closure of America's borders to Syrian refugees Tuesday, drawing angry denunciations from some Democrats & igniting an emotional debate approximately U.S. values in…


Romania PM designate set to announce cabinet on Sunday

BUCHAREST (Reuters) – Romania's Prime Minister-designate Dacian Ciolos will announce a cabinet of technocrats on Sunday with a limited, one-year term & benefiting from broad-based support in parliament, the acting…

The Latest: Sarkozy: Work with Russia to 'destroy' IS

PARIS (AP) — The latest on the deadly attacks in Paris. (All times local): ___ 12:45 p.m.


Obama, Hollande back 'ambitious and durable' climate deal

US President Barack Obama & his French counterpart Francois Hollande on Friday voiced support for an "ambitious & durable" climate deal, amid questions approximately the legal status of any Paris…


Europe's populist right targets migration after Paris attacks

By Paul Taylor PARIS (Reuters) – Populist leaders around Europe rushed to demand an end to an influx of refugees & migrants from the Middle East & Africa on Saturday…


Top Asian News 12:43 p.m. GMT

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine forces went on the highest alert Saturday following the deadly attacks in Paris, in a bid to ensure the safety of President Barack Obama &…


New national park marks development of nuclear bomb

WASHINGTON (AP) — More than 70 years ago scientists working in secret created the atomic bomb that ended World War II & ushered the world into the nuclear age. On…


'Hell Yeah!' Jeb Bush Would Kill Baby Hitler

Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush has said he would kill baby Hitler if he could go back in time. The former Florida governor was asked by the Huffington Post whether…