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  • Obama urges Florida pastor to drop plan to burn Koran on 9/11 anniversary

    Obama urges Florida pastor to drop plan to burn Koran on 9/11 anniversary
    President Obama on Thursday joined the growing chorus of top U.S. officials calling on a Florida pastor to abandon his plans to stage a Koran burning on the anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks. "This is a recruitment bonanza for Al Qaeda," Obama...
  • Strategy session: Obama meets with national security team on Afghanistan, Pakistan

    Strategy session: Obama meets with national security team on Afghanistan, Pakistan
    President Obama and his senior national security advisors convened Monday to discuss Afghanistan and Pakistan, as the administration wrestles with questions about strategy in the region and what role American troops should play there. The president's...
  • Obama at CIA: 'I put my bet on you'

    President Obama thanked the intelligence community Friday for its role in the successful raid that led to Osama bin Laden's death, saying it made the "critical difference" in the "most significant victory yet in our war to defeat Al Qaeda." On a visit to...
  • Libya's only a part of Mideast equation

    Libya's only a part of Mideast equation
    The eyes of the world are on the battle for Libya. It's undeniably a compelling drama: Spirited but untrained rebels, plus NATO airstrikes, pitted against an eccentric dictator with a cinematic wardrobe. But it's the wrong drama to worry about. The...
  • Rep. Hunter asks that combat awards be upgraded to Medal of Honor

     
    Rep. Duncan Hunter (R-Alpine), who served in Iraq and Afghanistan as a Marine officer, has asked the new secretary of Defense to consider upgrading the medals given to several service personnel for combat bravery to Medals of Honor....
  • To the 8.6% who remain jobless: Hire yourself

     
    Unemployment: To the 8.6% who remain jobless, consider hiring yourself. Small-business creation is a way to create jobs and lower unemployment....
  • Air Force says pilot at fault in fatal F-22 Raptor crash

     
    A long-awaited report was made public by the Air Force and disclosed details about the death of a pilot who crashed in the Alaskan wilderness in the military's most expensive fighter jet, the F-22 Raptor....
  • Robert Gates warns: 'We are now in uncharted waters' with our dysfunctional politics

     
    Robert Gates speaks candidly about the troubles in the nation's Capitol....
  • Weekend Talk Shows

     
    Click here to download TV listings for the week of June 19 - 25 in PDF format TV listings for the week of June 19 - 25 in PDF format (from latimes.com/entertainment/news/tv) Weekly TV Listings and more can be found......
  • Sunday shows: Gates, Graham, Durbin, Lugar, Rogers

     
    Also, John McCain, David Axelrod, Chuck Schumer, Mitch McConnell and Jon Stewart....
  • Obama's speech on the Afghanistan war: Draining a political mess of his own making

     
    Barack Obama's speech on the Afghanistan war tonight: What's behind it and what it means....