Three from Northwest awarded Medal of FreedomThree from Northwest awarded Medal of FreedomThree people from the Northwest on Tuesday received Presidential Medal of Freedom during a ceremony at the White House.
Official: Paris attacks organizer was planning more carnageOfficial: Paris attacks organizer was planning more carnageOfficial: Paris attacks organizer was planning more carnage
OPED: Francois Hollande's risky war talkOPED: Francois Hollande's risky war talkIn calling for a war against the Islamic State, French President Francois Hollande is engaging in a tragically counterproductive enterprise. Under international law, "war" can only exist between sovereign states.
Obama Honors Streisand, Spielberg In WashingtonObama Honors Streisand, Spielberg In WashingtonPresident Barack Obama is recognizing 17 Americans with the highest U.S. civilian award Tuesday, including giants of the entertainment industry Barbra Streisand and Steven Spielberg as well as politicians, activists and government innovators. (Nov.
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Syrian family to settle in New JerseySyrian family to settle in New JerseyExperts said states don’t have the authority to stop refugees
Obama honors 17 with Presidential Medal of FreedomObama honors 17 with Presidential Medal of FreedomOn Tuesday President Barack Obama presented 17 Americans with the nation's highest civilian honor.
Oregonian honored by Obama with Medal of FreedomOregonian honored by Obama with Medal of FreedomMinoru Yasui, a native resident of Hood River, posthumously was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom by President Barack Obama on Tuesday.
Hamilton, Ruckelshaus receive Presidential Medal of FreedomHamilton, Ruckelshaus receive Presidential Medal of FreedomDemocrat Lee Hamilton and Republican Bill Ruckelshaus rose above politics and party, President Barack Obama says.
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Editor’s Note: Slowing refugees aids genocideEditor’s Note: Slowing refugees aids genocideChristians are being systematically eliminated from the region by the Islamic State barbarians
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Column: Obama passive in face of terror threatColumn: Obama passive in face of terror threatAir strikes don’t compare to Desert Storm or Kosovo campaigns and leave vacuum in fight against growing ISIL threat
Cutting carbon means abandoning what’s workedCutting carbon means abandoning what’s workedReducing carbon emissions means abandoning energy that helped make 21st century the best time in history to be alive
2015 Medal of Freedom awards2015 Medal of Freedom awardsPresident Obama presents the Presidential Medal of Freedom to Barbra Streisand.
The low depths of higher educationThe low depths of higher educationThe low depths of today's higher education
Obama honors Streisand, Spielberg, Mays and moreObama honors Streisand, Spielberg, Mays and more17 Americans receive nation’s highest civilian award, Medal of Freedom, including baseball legends and politicians
5 things to keep in mind if we go to war against ISIS5 things to keep in mind if we go to war against ISISNo sane person welcomes war. Yet if we do go to war, we must keep a watchful eye on five things.
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Christie: Obama ‘naive’ on ISIS threatChristie: Obama ‘naive’ on ISIS threatRepublican presidential candidate Chris Christie says President Barack Obama continues to underestimate the threat posed by Islamic State militants despite the Paris attacks.
Albert R. Hunt: GOP chaos hides Clinton’s weaknessesAlbert R. Hunt: GOP chaos hides Clinton’s weaknessesAlbert R. Hunt argues that Hillary Clinton appears strong now because current GOP tumult hides her serious weaknesses.
Official: Paris attacks organizer was planning more carnageOfficial: Paris attacks organizer was planning more carnageAbdelhamid Abaaoud and an accomplice are believed to have been planning to attack La Defense on Nov. 18 or 19, Paris prosecutor Francois Molins said.
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Christie Slams Obama on Leadership, RefugeesChristie Slams Obama on Leadership, RefugeesNew Jersey Gov. Chris Christie gave a scathing review of President Barack Obama's foreign policy during a speech at the Council on Foreign Relations Tuesday. (Nov. 24)
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Abbott leading state trip to Cuba next weekAbbott leading state trip to Cuba next weekTexas was once a leading exporter to the Communist island nation
- NewsTurkey's downing of a Russian warplane near the Turkish-Syrian border on Tuesday badly damaged France's drive to build an alliance with the United States and Russia to defeat the Islamic State group in retaliation for the Paris terrorist attacks.
Will: The low depths of higher educationWill: The low depths of higher educationToday give thanks that 2015 has raised an important question about American higher education: What, exactly, is it higher than?
America doesn't have to hate itself to beat racismAmerica doesn't have to hate itself to beat racismCalling on any nation to repudiate its history is asking a lot.
President Obama mishandles Syrian refugee controversyPresident Obama mishandles Syrian refugee controversyCal Thomas says the United States needs to send ground troops into Syria to stop ISIS
Official: Paris attacks organizer was planning more carnageOfficial: Paris attacks organizer was planning more carnagePARIS - The man believed to have planned the Nov.
Desert Sun cartoon for Nov. 25, 2015Desert Sun cartoon for Nov. 25, 2015Michael Ramirez, Investor's Business Daily, drew this Desert Sun editorial cartoon for Nov. 25, 2015.