President Obama visited two remote native villages in the U.S. Arctic on Wednesday, hoping to show how climate change is affecting Americans.
The name-change has inspired some Ohio politicians to cry foul, with most saying the name-swipe has disrespected America’s 25th president.
President Barack Obama arrived in Alaska on Monday for a three-day tour aimed at spotlighting how its melting permafrost and eroding coastlines show the United States is already being hurt by climate change.
With 16 months left in office, Obama is trying to build support for tough new rules on carbon emissions from power plants ahead of a hoped-for international climate deal later this year that could cement his legacy on the issue.
Juneau, the scene of Alaska’s first big gold rush in 1880, pays tribute to that wild time of dreamers and schemers by maintaining its original architecture.
Russian fighter jets deliberately provoke Cold War tensions by flying unannounced and unwelcome through U.S. airspace.
As voting draws to a close, North Carolina and New Hampshire will be two states to watch for a sense of how the chips will fall nationally.