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  • First lady hosts Girl Scout campout on White House lawn

    First lady hosts Girl Scout campout on White House lawn
    Some lucky Girl Scouts were set for the ultimate camping experience Tuesday: an overnight in tents pitched on the White House South Lawn. Until late-night rain and thunder washed out the campout. It was the first time that one of the country's most...
  • Free at last: The liberation of Barack Obama

    Rarely, if ever, in American history has a president spoken more personally, emotionally or candidly than Barack Obama these past three weeks. Almost as though he had experienced a religious conversion, the president decided to be himself, to show who...
  • Why Hillary's great, 'even though she's a girl'

    On the way to Legoland, the theme park in California, my 4-year-old son sent a wave of horror through this liberal father when he described the heroine of "The Lego Movie" by saying, "She's really good at fighting and getting bad guys, even though she's a...
  • U.S. and Cuba to announce embassy openings

    U.S. and Cuba to announce embassy openings
    President Barack Obama will announce Wednesday that the U.S. and Cuba have finalized an agreement to reopen embassies in each other's capitals, a major step in ending hostilities between the Cold War foes, a senior administration official said. The U.S....
  • Just how green are state governments?

    WASHINGTON When President Barack Obama this spring ordered federal agencies to cut their greenhouse gas emissions over the next decade to 40 percent below 2008 levels the concept was hardly novel to state governments. For years, governors and legislatures...
  • Noah Feldman: Supreme Court reaches the end of a political era

    The end of this term at the U.S. Supreme Court felt like the culmination of an era or rather of two eras. Periods in the history of the court tend to form in relation to the great, defining political issues of the day, which eventually make their way to...
  • Iran nuclear talks extended; Iranians meet key obligation

    Pushing past a Tuesday deadline, world powers and Iran extended negotiations for a comprehensive nuclear agreement by a week as the U.N. nuclear agency prepared to announce Tehran had met a key condition — significantly reducing its stocks of...
  • AP source: US, Cuba to announce plan to open embassies

    President Barack Obama will announce Wednesday that the U.S. and Cuba have finalized an agreement to reopen embassies in each other's capitals, a major step in ending hostilities between the Cold War foes, a senior administration official said. The U.S....
  • Christie promises blunt campaign as he enters 2016 contest

    A tough-talking New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie launched his 2016 campaign for president Tuesday with a promise to tell voters the truth even if it makes them cringe. The Republican governor, a one-time GOP favorite who faded and now tries to climb back,...
  • Even-tempered Obama tries to keep historic week in perspective

    Even-tempered Obama tries to keep historic week in perspective
    Prodded to gloat about his indisputably good run over the last week, President Obama’s instinct on Tuesday was to downplay. It wasn’t on a par with his wedding week, he said, nor with the weeks in which his two daughters were born. He even...
  • The 'Obama Don't Care' initiative

    The 'Obama Don't Care' initiative
    One of the most ironic things about U.S. presidents is how soon after they get comfortable with the job, it's over. That's a happy thought to those who can't wait to see President Barack Obama go — as the ranks of hopeful Republican candidates...