- Obama's warnings brushed aside by Russia's Putin Updated: Mar-07-14 9:04 am
- Obama asks top aide Susan Rice to travel to Israel Updated: Mar-05-14 9:04 pm
- South Carolina editorial roundup Updated: Feb-25-14 1:53 pm
- Rice: Progress in search for Benghazi attackers Updated: Feb-23-14 12:16 pm
- Obama: Anti-gay bill step backward for Ugandans Updated: Feb-16-14 4:43 pm
- New name, same as old name, still means security Updated: Feb-10-14 3:57 pm
- Israeli FM tries to smooth out rift with US Updated: Feb-07-14 2:20 pm
WASHINGTON - One by one, President Barack Obama's warnings to Russia are being brushed aside by President Vladimir Putin, who appears to only be speeding up efforts to formally stake his claim to Ukraine's Crimean Peninsula.
WASHINGTON - The White House says President Barack Obama has asked National Security Adviser Susan Rice to travel to Israel in May. Her visit comes after bilateral talks this week between Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Obama. Rice would lead the U.S. delegation to the U.S.-Israel Consultative Group.
Recent editorials from South Carolina newspapers:
WASHINGTON - A senior White House official says the U.S. remains focused on finding those responsible for the Sept. 11, 2012, attack on U.S. diplomatic facilities in Benghazi, Libya, that killed Ambassador Christopher Stevens and three other Americans.
RANCHO MIRAGE, California - President Barack Obama warned Uganda Sunday over its plans to further criminalize homosexuality, saying it would "complicate our valued relationship."
WASHINGTON - The White House's National Security Council staff has regained its team name.
JERUSALEM - Israel's foreign minister appears to be trying to smooth out a rift with the United States following recent comments by some ministers here about Secretary of State John Kerry's effort to broker peace talks with the Palestinians.