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Clinton: U.S. not interested in long-term presence in Afghanistan
Posted: November 15th, 2009 01:50 PM ET
Axelrod slams Romney
Posted: November 15th, 2009 12:53 PM ET

Top Obama adviser David Axelrod is taking issue with Mitt Romney's recent criticism of the president.
(CNN) – A top adviser to President Barack Obama says Mitt Romney should hold his criticism until he knows what he’s talking about.

Axelrod says WH will 'substantially meet' Gitmo deadline
Posted: November 15th, 2009 11:47 AM ET

From CNN Associate Producer Martina Stewart

(CNN) – With the clock ticking down to the Obama administration’s self-imposed deadline for closing the U.S. military detention facility in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, senior Obama adviser David Axelrod said the White House believes it will come close to the original deadline but may not exactly make the one-year deadline.

Clinton: No truth to rumor she is considering New York gov run
Posted: November 15th, 2009 10:34 AM ET
(CNN) - Secretary of State Hillary Clinton used no diplomatic doublespeak Sunday when asked about a rumor she was considering a run for governor of New York next year.

Axelrod: Justice will be done
Posted: November 15th, 2009 09:00 AM ET

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Start Time: Thursday, November 19 at 6:30pm
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VIDEO: Carol Leonnig, Washington Post, Political Reporter

from C-SPAN Recent Video
Carol Leonnig talks about the recent disclosure of a sensitive document that shows the House Ethics Committee is investigating at least 19 lawmakers.
Length: 31 min.

Published: Saturday at 8:30am (ET)

VIDEO: President Obama Weekly Address

from C-SPAN Recent Video
In his weekly address, Pres. Obama discusses the investigations into the recent shooting at Fort Hood.

Published: Saturday at 10am (ET)

VIDEO: House Speaker Pelosi on Leadership in an Era of Reform

from C-SPAN Recent Video
House Speaker Rep. Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) took part in a conversation on leadership in an era of reform at the Harvard University Kennedy School of Government in Cambridge, MA. During the discussion, she went over her legislative agenda, including healthcare reform as part of Ted Kennedy’s legacy.
Length: 1 hr. 10 min.

Published: Friday at 5:30pm (ET)

Obama pledges commitment to Asia, reaffirms alliance with Japan in Tokyo visit

from Japan News latest RSS headlines - Big News
U.S. President Barack Obama concluded on Saturday his two-day visit to Japan with a keynote speech at Tokyo's Suntory Hall, during which he addressed issues of security and stability in the Asia-Pacif...

Japanese PM says U.S. has role to play in Asia's open regionalism

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Japanese Prime Minister Yukio Hatoyama said on Saturday during a keynote speech at the APEC CEO Summit held here that the United States has a role to play in Asia's "open regionalism." Refer...

Mitsubishi to launch eco-friendly cars in the near future

from Japan News latest RSS headlines - Big News
The 2009 Mitsubishi Motors GCC Press Conference has outlined plans for environment-friendly cars in the future as the top management of Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC), Japan recently addressed th...

Obama vows 'serious' bid to cut US deficit

from France24 - Business by admin
President Barack Obama on Sunday vowed to take "serious steps" to cut the huge US budget deficit, which is complicating America's economic recovery hopes and threatening his own political prospects.

Obama: Hawaii to host Asian-Pacific summit in 2011

from AP Top Political News At 5:39 a.m. EST
SINGAPORE (AP) -- President Barack Obama is steering some tourism trade and international attention to his native Hawaii in a couple of years....

Clinton: Would look forward to coffee with Palin

from AP Top Political News At 5:39 a.m. EST
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton says she would be happy to talk to Sarah Palin over coffee....

Obama, Medvedev optimistic on START replacement

from AP Top Political News At 5:39 a.m. EST
SINGAPORE (AP) -- President Barack Obama and Russian leader Dmitry Medvedev say they still plan to have a replacement START nuclear arms reduction treaty ready by year's end....

UK probes Iraq abuse claims

from Iraq News latest RSS headlines - Big News
LONDON: Britain's defence ministry said yesterday it was investigating fresh complaints that its troops had abused prisoners in Iraq. News of the probe came after the Independent newspaper reported th...

Obama, Medvedev say time running out on Iran talks

from Reuters: International News
SINGAPORE (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama and Russian President Dmitry Medvedev said Sunday the world was running out of time in using diplomatic means to resolve a crisis over Iran's nuclear program.

Obama: Don't turn Fort Hood hearings into 'political theater'
Posted: November 14th, 2009 06:00 AM ET
Obama in Singapore for APEC forum
Posted: November 14th, 2009 10:21 AM ET


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