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Hundreds Arrested At White House For Protesting Deportations

An immigration protest at the White House, Aug. 28, 2014. Photo by James Cullum

“People in the Congress don’t want to pass any immigration reform,” said Esteban R., an illegal immigrant from northern Mexico

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Obama To Huddle With NSC Amid ISIS Crises

The meeting comes amid mounting concerns over the presence of Islamist militants in Iraq and Syria.

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Report: White House To Skip Over Congress With Global Climate Initiative

And Republicans aren’t happy about it.

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Obama Returns To D.C.

On his first day back from vacation, the President is meeting with Secretary Hagel.

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White House Defends Bergdahl Exchange

“We strongly disagree with GAO’s conclusion and reject the implication that the administration acted unlawfully.”

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“Day Of Rage” Over Ferguson To Take Place Near White House

A number of buildings and organizations located near the White House have issued safety warnings.

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Pentagon Announces Failed Hostage Rescue Mission

The rescue operation, conducted “earlier this summer,” was an attempt to free American hostages believed to be held in Syria by the terrorist group, the Islamic State

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World Is ‘Appalled’ By Foley Execution, Obama Says

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“No just God would stand for what they did yesterday or every single day,” Obama said.

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Pentagon Conducts Most Aggressive Airstrikes Yet In Iraq

Over the weekend, the U.S. military announced that it has conducted 35 airstrikes in northern Iraq, claiming the recapture of the Mosul Dam by Iraqi security forces.

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Obama: Police Militarization Will Be Reviewed Following Ferguson

The President said that he believed there would be bipartisan interest in a review.

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The Soviet Union Folds, Hurricane Katrina Splashes Down And the Air Force Loses Six Nukes

Here’s what happened today in American political history.

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● Poll: Obama foreign policy isn’t tough enough

● Millipede invasion is blocked at border

● Cable boxes go on a power diet

● Suit targets tuition breaks for illegal aliens

● New profile of the 113th Congress

● Labor official stole union funds

Obama: No Plan On Fighting Islamic State

President Barack Obama speaks to reporters from the White House Briefing Room, Aug. 28, 2014. Photo by James Cullum

“We don’t have a strategy yet,” Obama said.

Ukraine: ‘World Order is Being Destroyed’ By Russia

U.N. Security Council holds emergency session over reports of Russian troops amassing within Ukraine.

Hundreds Arrested At White House For Protesting Deportations

An immigration protest at the White House, Aug. 28, 2014. Photo by James Cullum

“People in the Congress don’t want to pass any immigration reform,” said Esteban R., an illegal immigrant from northern Mexico

43 UN Peacekeepers Captured In Syria

The peacekeepers were patrolling the border region between Syria and Israel when they were picked up by members of a UN-designated terrorist group.