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Afghanistan elections 2014

President Obama spoke with Afghan presidential candidates Dr. Ashraf Ghani and Dr. Abdullah Abdullah earlier today, White House says - @ZekeJMiller

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The White House, Washington, DC, US

Secret Service: Fence-jumper made it through North Portico doors of White House - @AP

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The White House, Washington, DC, US

More: After President Obama left White House on Marine One, officers began yelling for news media to go into lockdown - @ABCPolitics

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The White House, Washington, DC, US

Part of White House being evacuated; intruder apparently got over fence and close to the building - @jeffmason1

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Petro Poroshenko

Editor's note: An unnamed U.S. official tells CNN's Barbara Starr that officials in Washington think the Russian flight incidents were related to the visit by Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, who talked to Canadian officials Wednesday and President Barack Obama on Thursday. We're watching for additional official statements on the planes being intercepted. - Stephanie

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Islamic State threat in Iraq, Syria

President Obama signs $1 trillion stopgap spending bill that authorizes arms for Syrian rebels - @thehill

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Islamic State threat in Iraq, Syria

White House: President Obama to sign continuing resolution to avoid government shutdown shortly; measure also arms and trains Syrian opposition to fight Islamic State - @ChadPergram

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Scotland's independence referendum

President Obama on Scotland referendum: 'We welcome the result of yesterday's referendum on Scottish independence'; says he congratulates people of Scotland 'for their full and energetic exercise of democracy' - @sinderbrand, @petermaercbs

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education

President Obama and Vice President Joe Biden to launch awareness and education campaign aimed against sexual violence on college campuses - @TIME

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United Nations General Assembly 2014

US official: No meeting schedule between President Obama, Iran President Rouhani during UN General Assembly next week, but Obama well known to be open to such a meeting - @Reuters

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Islamic State threat in Iraq, Syria

More: President Obama says bipartisan Senate vote shows US united against Islamic State - @AP

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Barack Obama

#BREAKING Senate OKs Obama's request to arm and train Syrian rebels to fight ISIS: http://t.co/87EBNzllk5 - @WGNNews

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Islamic State threat in Iraq, Syria

President Obama thanks Congress for speedy approval of plan to train and equip Syrian rebels to fight Islamic State forces - @jamiedupree

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Islamic State threat in Iraq, Syria

President Obama announces France will join in airstrikes against Islamic State targets - live video

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Barack Obama

#BREAKING: President Obama is delivering a statement on the Congressional passage of #ISIS resolution. More @cbsla.com - @CBSLA

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Islamic State threat in Iraq, Syria

Photo: President Obama delivering statement on Islamic State at the White House - @jeffmason1

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Islamic State threat in Iraq, Syria

More: Senate approves $1 trillion government-funding bill that gives President Obama authority to start new training program for rebel fighters in Syria - @thehill

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US budget negotiations 2014

White House: President Obama to speak at 7 pm ET on Congressional passage of the Continuing Resolution - statement

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Barack Obama

#BREAKING Senate approves Obama's Syria plan in funding bill http://t.co/rjVUTCF9Kq - @USATODAY

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Barack Obama

RT @vegasbreaking: #BREAKING: Senate approves bill with training for Syrian rebels, clearing it for Obama to sign - @AP - @8NewsNow

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