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Libya regional tensions

White House released President Obama's War Powers letter to Congress on operation to evacuate the Tripoli embassy - via @ZekeJMiller

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Israeli-Palestinian conflict

President Obama spoke to Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu and 'made clear the strategic imperative' of an 'immediate, unconditional' ceasefire, White House says - @Phil_Mattingly

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Afghanistan elections 2014

White House: President Obama called Afghanistan's presidential candidates; encouraged continued dialogue as recount drags on - @Reuters

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Sudanese woman sentenced to death for Christianity

White House National Security Adviser Susan Rice says US 'delighted' Meriam Ibrahim is 'safe and free' after being detained in Sudan; looks forward to arrival in US - statement via @NBCNews

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Unaccompanied minors at US southern border

White House: President Obama spoke with Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto; discussed policy to address influx of unaccompanied children coming from Central America, through Mexico - statement

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Iraq parliamentary elections 2014

White House: Vice President Biden called Iraqi President Fouad Massoum to congratulate him on his selection, swearing-in; discussed ISIL threat, importance of forming new government - statement

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Obama 2014 economic proposals

White House announces $10 billion in private funding to invest in rural infrastructure projects across the country - @CBSNews

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terrorism

Glenn Greenwald publication releases document reportedly showing Obama administration approved expansion of terrorist watchlist system - @the_intercept

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Obama 2nd term nominations

White House sends 2 presidential nominations for Nuclear Regulatory Commission to Senate - @WhiteHouse

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Ukraine, Russia political crisis

White House: President Obama, in call with Dutch Prime Minister Rutte, welcomes EU preparation of additional sanctions against 'those destabilizing Ukraine' - @Reuters

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Barack Obama

#Breaking: White House confirms President Obama called off "Jimmy Kimmel Live" appearance http://t.co/6fphJdrWei http://t.co/RINzphSPbA - @TMZ

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Unaccompanied minors at US southern border

White House: Senior administration officials, including Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson and Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Mathews Burwell, held a call with US governors to discuss response to 'humanitarian situations' at southern border - statement

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space

Photo: President Obama meets with Apollo 11's Buzz Aldrin, Mike Collins and Neil Armstrong's widow Carol in Oval Office - White House via @markknoller

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White House

More: Singer Linda Ronstadt, radio talk show host Diane Rehm among National Medal of Arts and National Humanities Medal recipients, White House announces - @chrisgeidner

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Virginia, US

#BREAKING: Federal appeals court in Virginia rules in Obama administration's favor on health subsidies - @AP - @DenverChannel

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Barack Obama

White House says reports President Obama purchased a home in Rancho Mirage, Calif., 'are not accurate' - @ZekeJMiller

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Malaysia Airlines plane crash in Ukraine, July 17, 2014

White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest says US continuing to review sanctions on Russia and is willing to consider additional costs - @Reuters

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Israeli-Palestinian conflict

White House says FAA has not issued any notices regarding flights over the Middle East airspace, says individual carriers make own decisions - @Reuters

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Barack Obama

#BREAKING RT @AP Obama administration says health care subsidies will keep flowing despite court decision. - @nbcbayarea

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Malaysia Airlines plane crash in Ukraine, July 17, 2014

White House says US intelligence officials today will lay out intelligence regarding MH17 downing - @OKnox

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