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Obama Faces Backlash Over Renaming of Alaska Mountain

September 1, 2015 0

U.S. President Barack Obama is facing backlash from some Ohio lawmakers following his decision to rename Alaska's Mt. McKinley, the tallest mountain in North America, to Denali. "This is not an arbitrary change," said White […]

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Obama: Alaskans Feel Signs of Climate Change

August 30, 2015 0

U.S. President Barack Obama says Alaskans — residents of the vast and remote northwestern state that lies partially in the Arctic Circle — are already feeling the effects of climate change, as he prepares for […]

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US Defense Chief Fully Supports Moving Guantanamo Detainees

August 21, 2015 0

U.S. Defense Secretary Ashton Carter has expressed his full support for transferring Guantanamo Bay detainees. Carter stressed, at a press conference Thursday, there has been no pressure from the White House to transfer Guantanamo prisoners, […]

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