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Islamic State threat in Iraq, Syria

Photo: In New York, President Obama thanks leaders of 5 nations who aided in US airstrikes: Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Jordan, Bahrain, Qatar - @markknoller

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Clinton Global Initiative

President Obama at Clinton Global Initiative: 'When people are free to speak their minds and hold their leaders accountable, governments are more responsible and effective' - live video

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United Nations

President Obama says US will meet its goal to cut carbon pollution 17% by 2020; announces commitments to address climate change overseas - @AP

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Barack Obama

President Obama: I believe there is such a thing as being too late; tells UN climate summit 'nobody gets a pass' - live video

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United Nations General Assembly 2014

President Obama says he met with Chinese Vice Premier Li at UN General Assembly meeting - @DavidNakamura

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global warming

President Obama at UN summit: The climate is changing faster than our efforts to address it - live video

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Islamic State threat in Iraq, Syria

Senate Intelligence Committee Chairman Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., on airstrikes against Islamic State: 'These strikes are a critical part of the president's comprehensive strategy to confront these groups' - statement

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Islamic State threat in Iraq, Syria

Senior Obama administration official: Not in a position to confirm reports of Khorasan leader killed in airstrikes - @ZekeJMiller, @DavidCornDC

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Islamic State threat in Iraq, Syria

Senior Obama administration officials: Airstrikes against the Islamic State in Syria are legal because they were done in defense of Iraq - @nytimesworld

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Islamic State threat in Iraq, Syria

President Obama in letter to Congress about fight against Islamic State: 'It is not possible to know the duration of these deployments and operations' - @frankthorpNBC

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Islamic State threat in Iraq, Syria

President Obama scheduled to drop by meeting with coalition partners who participated in Syrian air strikes - @NBCNews

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Islamic State threat in Iraq, Syria

House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio: 'I support the airstrikes launched by the president, understanding that this is just one step in what must be a larger effort' - @BrettLoGiurato

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Islamic State threat in Iraq, Syria

President Obama on fight against Islamic State: 'This is not America's fight alone...We're going to do what's necessary to take the fight to this terrorist group' - live video

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Barack Obama

RT @JessicaJanner: #BREAKING #LIVEDESK @KTNV President Obama scheduled to speak on airstrikes against ISIS in Syria at 7:00 a.m. Pacific ti… - @KTNV

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Islamic State threat in Iraq, Syria

Editor's note: According to a White House official, President Obama will speak later this morning on the latest in the strategy against the Islamic State. This comes off the heels of airstrikes on militant targets in Syria. It is unclear when exactly the president will speak. - Aaron

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Islamic State threat in Iraq, Syria

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi D-Calif., spoke with President Obama about strikes in Syria, spokesperson says - @NBCNews

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Islamic State threat in Iraq, Syria

Pentagon Press Secretary on US airstrikes in Syria: 'Given that these operations are ongoing, we are not in a position to provide additional details at this time. The decision to conduct theses strikes was made earlier today by the U.S. Central Command commander under authorization granted him by the commander in chief' - @PentagonPresSec

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War in Afghanistan

Sens. John McCain, R-Ariz. and Lindsey Graham, R- SC, release statement urging President Obama to replace withdrawal from Afghanistan with 'conditions-based drawdown' and 'limited residual force' - statement

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United States

Spokesperson for House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, on Treasury Department's announcement of inversion: 'Under President Obama, the United States has the highest corporate tax rate in the developed world. The answer is to simplify and reform our broken tax code to bring jobs home - and help grow our economy and create even more American jobs' - statement

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Barack Obama

#BREAKING Obama administration cracks down on corporate tax 'inversions' http://t.co/8jcTXaOQN3 - @USATODAY

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