Tag: Barack Obama

LI Parents & Teachers Revolt Against Common Core

The parents and teachers opposing the program say they are fighting for something beyond a price tag: the minds of their children and students.

Government Shutdown Could Stall Long Island Sandy Recovery

If the stalemate continues, the Fire Island to Montauk Point coastal rebuilding project could be impacted by U.S. Army Corps of Engineers staff cuts.

Barack Obama Responds to Putin’s NYT Op-Ed

From America, With Love

Revolution’s Family Tree: Franklin and Adams to Manning and Snowden

"It's the largest leak trial in U.S. history. It has ramifications, wide ramifications."

Michael Hastings, Journalist and Author, Dead at 33

"Hastings will be remembered for his fearless, award-winning journalism and relentless pursuit of the truth."

NSA Whistleblower Edward Snowden Answers Questions From Public

"Truth is coming, and it cannot be stopped."

Holtsville IRS Building White Powder Scare Probed

The powder has since been deemed not to be a threat.

Suffolk OK’d for Nemo Disaster Aid

The president has issued a disaster declaration for the February blizzard that crippled eastern Long Island.

Boston Marathon Bombing Suspect Charged

Federal authorities charged Dzhokhar Tsarnaev with using a weapon of mass destruction, which is punishable by death.

Ricin Likely Mailed to Obama, U.S. Senator

Ricin mailed to the president and at least one senator while feds probe other suspicious items in U.S. Capitol.
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