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US President sends heartfelt congratulations to HM the King on the...

US President Barack Obama has sent heartfelt congratulations to His Majesty the King on his 70th anniversary of accession to the throne. In the statement...

Many Vietnam vets say they support lifting of arms embargo

CHICAGO (AP) — The way Terry Neilen sees it, lifting the ban on U.S. arms sales to Vietnam makes sense in the face of...

States dig in against directive on transgender bathroom use

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Politicians in Texas, Arkansas and elsewhere vowed defiance — and other conservative states could follow suit — after the Obama...

Ecuadoreans in US seek immigration help after quake

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Ecuadorean immigrants are asking the Obama administration to allow their fellow citizens living in the United States illegally to stay...

Obama out: President closes out his run as comedian-in-chief

Washington (AP) - President Barack Obama performed his brand of sharp-tongued comedy at the White House Correspondents’ Dinner for the last time - wrapping...

Things to know about a gap year, when students take time...

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama's daughter Malia is taking a year off after graduating from high school before attending Harvard University as part...

Up to 250 military personnel headed to Syria

AERZEN, Germany (AP) — President Barack Obama will send an additional 250 military personnel to Syria to help local forces fighting the Islamic State...

Fearing copycat attacks, US officials step up security

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration stepped up security at major transit hubs across the country after Tuesday's airport and subway bombings in Brussels,...

Obama bans US imports of slave-produced goods

USA Federal officials are preparing to enforce an 86-year-old ban on importing goods made by children or slaves under new provisions of a law...

Obama admin says it won’t use Ebola funding to combat Zika

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration on Tuesday rejected a Republican suggestion to use money Congress provided to fight the Ebola virus to combat...