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1 year 10 months ago

Obama officially signs Cabinet nominations

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama has signed documents officially submitting top administration nominations to the Senate. In a traditional inauguration signing ceremony in the U.S. Capitol after he took the oath of office, Obama affirmed the nominations of John Brennan to be director of the CIA, former Sen. Chuck...

3 years 8 months ago

Yemeni president fires Cabinet

SANAA, Yemen (AP) - Yemen's president has fired his entire Cabinet amid escalating protests demanding his ouster. President Ali Abdullah Saleh is facing a monthlong popular uprising against him that has turned increasingly bloody in the past few days as security troops opened fire on demonstrators in the capital...

4 years 1 month ago

Labor Secretary stumps for Salazar in Pueblo

A United States cabinet member was in Pueblo Thursday afternoon stumping for a local democratic candidate. Labor Secretary Hilda Solis made an appearance at a campaign rally for John Salazar. The event was held at the Steelworkers Hall. "(John) has done so much for Coloradoans. I can tell you because...

4 years 6 months ago

Afghan leader in Washington for talks

Afghan leader Hamid Karzai begins a four-day visit to Washington today as tensions between the countries continue to simmer. Washington has tried sidelining, snubbing and strong-arming Karzai to get him to do more against government corruption. For his part, Karzai has felt undermined and sometimes belittled by Washington. Karzai...

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