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National Transportation Safety Board

NTSB head calls on White House to take immediate steps to protect public from oil train accidents - @AP

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2014 Boston Marathon

White House confirms President Obama called Boston Marathon winner Meb Keflezighi from Air Force One - @NBCNews

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Barack Obama

#Breaking: President Obama chooses W. Neil Eggleston as next White House counsel, replacing Kathryn Ruemmler http://t.co/s46JPtCcj3 - @politico

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White House

President Obama is naming Neil Eggleston, a veteran Washington lawyer with extensive experience representing government officials in congressional and criminal investigations, as his next White House counsel, according to administration officials - @nytimes

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Detroit financial crisis

Treasury Secretary Jack Lew will visit bankrupt Detroit this week to highlight the White House's 'continued commitment to the city's revitalization and explore ways to promote job creation and economic growth,' statement says - @Reuters

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Justin Bieber

White House responds to petition to deport Justin Bieber: 'Sorry to disappoint, but we won't be commenting on this one' - @ABCPolitics

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Keystone pipeline debate

Rep. Fred Upton, R-Mich., on Keystone decision: 'Once again in this so-called "year of action," the Obama administration has hit the pause button on jobs and affordable energy' - @ChadPergram

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Keystone pipeline debate

House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, on Keystone announcement: 'This delay is shameful'; 'House will continue to press the administration to move forward' - statement via @NBCNews

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Keystone pipeline debate

Rep. Lee Terry, R-Neb., office confirms Obama administration extending comment period on Keystone XL report - @CNN

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Barack Obama

#Breaking: The Obama administration is extending its comment period on the Keystone XL pipeline http://t.co/s46JPtCcj3 - @politico

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Ukraine, Russia political crisis

White House says 'additional costs' will be imposed on Russia by US, Europe partners if Moscow fails to abide by deal on Ukraine reached in Geneva - @Reuters

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White House

Obama administration updates privacy policy for WhiteHouse.gov online visitors and data gathered from users - @AP

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Ukraine, Russia political crisis

White House: Vice President Biden spoke in separate phone calls with Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev, Slovakian Prime Minister Robert Fico about escalating situation in Ukraine - @NSCPress

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Obama health care law

Update: White House says 28% of people enrolled in Obamacare between 18-34 years old; Obama had said 35% were under 35 in briefing - @polico

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Ukraine, Russia political crisis

White House: President Obama, German Chancellor Merkel agree US, Europe prepared to take 'further measures if' Russia, Ukraine 'de-escalation does not occur in short order' - @guardian

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Ukraine, Russia political crisis

White House aide says President Obama will be able to answer questions about Ukraine at press conference - @Reuters

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Pennsylvania Avenue, Washington, DC, US

Editor's note: Jennifer Bendery of Huffington Post reports that Pennsylvania Avenue in Washington, DC, is blocked off ahead of President Obama's statement at the White House. We're watching for more details. - Stephanie

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The White House, Washington, DC, US

Photo: Media waits for President Obama to make a statement at the White House - @ZekeJMiller

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The White House, Washington, DC, US

Live video: President Obama to make remarks in White House briefing room - @NBCNews

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Ukraine, Russia political crisis

Deputy National Security Adviser Ben Rhodes: 'Reports of Jews being forced to register by pro-Russian forces in eastern Ukraine are chilling, outrageous and must be universally condemned' - @rhodes44

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