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40 Islamic State fighters killed in U.S. air strike

40 Islamic State fighters killed in U.S. air strike

MOSUL, Iraq, Sept. 21 (UPI) --A U.S. air strike hit an Islamic State training camp near Mosul, killing 40 fighters at once, according to an official with the Department of Defense.
Fred Lambert
Tuna fishermen are not happy about proposed marine sanctuary

Tuna fishermen are not happy about proposed marine sanctuary

HONOLULU, Sept. 20 (UPI) --Tune fishermen say President Obama's proposed Pacific Remote Islands Marine National Monument fishing ban would ruin their business.
Thor Benson
The White House partially evacuated after disturbance UPDATED

The White House partially evacuated after disturbance UPDATED

WASHINGTON, Sept. 19 (UPI) --The White House had to be partially evacuated after a man makes it inside of the White House.
Heather Records
Obama refuses to grant Ukraine special non-NATO ally status

Obama refuses to grant Ukraine special non-NATO ally status

WASHINGTON, Sept. 19 (UPI) --Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko's requests for lethal aid and special security status as a non-NATO-ally were both denied by U.S. President Barack Obama.
JC Finley
White House enlists celebrities for campaign against sexual assaults

White House enlists celebrities for campaign against sexual assaults

WASHINGTON, Sept. 19 (UPI) --The White House is enlisting A-list celebrities to promote their campaign to bring an end to sexual assault on college campuses.
Aileen Graef
Obama thanks Congress for approving resolution to arm, train Syrian rebels

Obama thanks Congress for approving resolution to arm, train Syrian rebels

WASHINGTON, Sept. 18 (UPI) --President Barack Obama praises both houses of Congress for passing a resolution to arm and train Syrian rebels in the fight against the Islamic State.
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Chicago backs off plan to name new high school after Obama

Chicago backs off plan to name new high school after Obama

CHICAGO, Sept. 18 (UPI) --Five months after he announced a proposed selective high school in Chicago would be named Obama College Prep, Mayor Rahm Emanuel changed his mind.
Frances Burns
No weapons aid in new $53 million assistance package to Ukraine

No weapons aid in new $53 million assistance package to Ukraine

WASHINGTON, Sept. 18 (UPI) --Ukraine's President Petro Poroshenko got the bad news in person: the White House will refuse to include weapons in its aid package to the embattled nation.
Gabrielle Levy
House passes bill to train, arm Syrian rebels

House passes bill to train, arm Syrian rebels

WASHINGTON, Sept. 17 (UPI) --House of Representatives approves Obama's plan to arm and train Syrian rebels, and passes spending bill that authorizes it 273-156.
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Kerry: No U.S. ground troops in fighting Islamic State

Kerry: No U.S. ground troops in fighting Islamic State

WASHINGTON, Sept. 17 (UPI) --Secretary of State John Kerry stressed to the Senate Foreign Relations Committee Wednesday no ground troops in Iraq and Syria will be sent into combat.
Ed Adamczyk
House expected to approve arming Syrian rebels to fight Islamic State

House expected to approve arming Syrian rebels to fight Islamic State

WASHINGTON, Sept. 17 (UPI) --The House of Representatives is expected to vote to arm Syrian rebels to help combat Islamic State militants.
Gabrielle Levy
Obama: I will not commit to another ground war in Iraq

Obama: I will not commit to another ground war in Iraq

TAMPA, Fla., Sept. 17 (UPI) --President Barack Obama said Wednesday he would not commit America to another ground war in Iraq.
JC Finley
Poll: Voters don't like Republicans but will vote for them

Poll: Voters don't like Republicans but will vote for them

NEW YORK, Sept. 17 (UPI) --While Republicans in Congress are less popular than Democrats, President Obama's unpopularity is giving the GOP a boost in midterm elections, a new poll said.
Frances Burns
New Islamic State video threatens U.S. with 'Flames of War'

New Islamic State video threatens U.S. with 'Flames of War'

WASHINGTON, Sept. 17 (UPI) --The Islamic State (IS) released a video threatening U.S. President Barack Obama and the U.S. with impending war.
Aileen Graef
Lindsey Graham fears ISIS will come kill us all, in a not at all hysterical way

Lindsey Graham fears ISIS will come kill us all, in a not at all hysterical way

WASHINGTON, Sept. 16 (UPI) --To listen to Sen. Lindsey Graham, the Islamic State is a harbinger of the end of days.
Gabrielle Levy
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Vice-President Joe Biden, his wife, Jill, Michelle Obama and President Barack Obama waves at former President George Bush leaves the Capitol in a military helicopter following the Obama Inauguration Ceremony on Capitol Hill in Washington on January 20, 2009. (UPI Photo/John Anderson)
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Barack Hussein Obama II (i/bəˈrɑːk huːˈseɪn oʊˈbɑːmə/; born August 4, 1961) is the 44th and current President of the United States. He is the first African American to hold the office. Obama previously served as a United States Senator from Illinois, from January 2005 until he resigned following his victory in the 2008 presidential election.

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