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  • Analysis: Putin tests Obama's foreign policy

    WASHINGTON (AP) — For President Barack Obama, Russia's aggressive annexation of Crimea is testing central tenets of his foreign policy philosophy: his belief in the power of direct diplomacy, his preference for using economic sanctions as punishment and his inclination to proceed cautiously in...

  • Obama arguing for women's educational opportunity

    WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is arguing that women need better educational opportunities as he raises political money in Florida. Obama has been focusing on women's economic issues in this midterm election year and plans to focus on higher education in a visit Thursday to...

  • Obama: US military not getting involved in Ukraine

    WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is ruling out use of the U.S. military in the West's dispute with Russia over Ukraine. Obama says nobody wants to "trigger an actual war with Russia" because that would serve no one's interests. He said the U.S. and its allies will continue to turn up...

  • Obama: Finding missing plane a top US priority

    WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says finding out what happened to the missing Malaysia Airlines plane is a top priority for the U.S. In his first public comments on the mind-boggling disappearance, Obama said Wednesday that every available U.S. resource is being used in the search,...

  • Obama unleashing power of data on climate change

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration hopes to fight global warming with the geeky power of numbers, maps and even gaming-type simulations. Officials figure the more you know about climate change the more likely you will do something. "People need to understand what is happening and...



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