9 hrs ago
US vet held in N. Korea says statement was coerced
A day after arriving home to California, the 85-year-old U.S. veteran detained for weeks by North Korea said Sunday that he was well-fed and kept comfortable in a hotel room, not a jail cell.
17 hrs ago
The Washington Post
Obama capitulates on Irana s nuclear enrichment program.
Make no mistake. With not so much as a public explanation, President Obama - a while ago, apparently - has decided to abandon the position of three U.S. presidents and unilaterally undercut six United Nations resolutions.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
New York Post
Amazon's drones are digital 'Peeping Toms': Politicians
"The thing is that that a drone is going to need cameras on it to guide it, and I think people are going to have real privacy problems," said Rep. Adam Schiff , a senior member of the House Intelligence Committee.
US vet Merrill Newman, 85, home from North Korea
Merrill Newman arrived at the San Francisco airport Saturday after turning down a ride aboard Vice President Joe Biden's Air Force Two in favor of a direct flight from Beijing.
Local NEWS 8
Homeland Security chair: Terror threat spreading overseas
"I personally see it spreading like a spiderweb, like a wildfire, through Northern Africa and the Middle East," Rep. Mike McCaul, R-Texas, told CNN's Candy Crowley on "State of the Union."
McCaul, Schiff skeptical on Iran deal
Republican Rep. Mike McCaul and Democratic Rep. Adam Schiff said on Sunday they're skeptical about the Obama administration's nuclear enrichment deal with Iran, but disagreed when it comes to legislating sanctions against the country.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Ars WR: Thanksgiving: a Time to Share our Blessings
Fax: 242-3732 Website: www.arswestusa.org Email: ARSVoice@ARSwestUSA.org ARS Social Services in the Spotlight Government Officials Support ARS Fundraiser for Social Services The Armenian Relief Society of Western USA Regional Executive hosted a fundraiser for its Hollywood Social Services office ` a long-standing, free community resource - so that ... (more)
PHL Consulate attends UNICEF's fundraising drive in Los Angeles
Consul General Ma. Hellen Barber De La Vega attended UNICEF's launching of its fundraising drive in Southern California on 19 November 2013 to support disaster relief and recovery efforts for children victims of Typhoon Haiyan/Yolanda.
Congress to Karzai: Sign the Darn Security Pact Already
As of last weekend, the much-anticipated security pact governing the future of American troops in Afghanistan looked good to go.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Schiff Meets with Artsakh Parliament Speaker Ashot Ghoulian
U.S. Representative Adam Schiff meets with Speaker of the Artsakh Parliament Ashot Ghoulian at his Washington office, Dec. 4 WASHINGTON-Representative Adam Schiff , the lead sponsor of the Armenian Genocide Resolution in Congress, met with Artsakh Parliament Speaker Ashot Ghoulian on Wednesday in his Capitol Hill office.
REP. SCHIFF: The Plight of Syria's Christians
As winter descends upon the Middle East, the plight of Syria's people, who have endured nearly three years of savage civil war, grows more desperate with each passing day.
Congressman: No Iran cheating on nuclear deal yet
A 14-year-old Massachusetts boy has pleaded not guilty to murder, aggravated rape and armed robbery charges in the killing of his high school math teacher.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Congressman cites plight of Syrian Christians
A California congressman says growing Islamic radicalism among rebel factions in Syria has left the country's minority Christians "at greatest risk."
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Outside the Beltway
Administration Claims Success In Effort To Fix ObamaCare Website, But Victory Far From Clear
Not surprisingly, the White House is claiming that it has largely succeeded in delivering on its promise to fix the issues that made the website serving the Federal Exchange nearly impossible for most people to use: The White House announced Sunday it has met its goal to make its troubled Healthcare.gov website operate smoothly for most users, ... (more)
Sun Dec 01, 2013
The Arizona Republic
White House claims success on health-care site repairs
The White House announced Sunday it has met its goal to make its troubled Healthcare.gov website operate smoothly for most users, fueling hope among Democrats that attention can now turn to successes of the underlying health care law.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Los Feliz Ledger
[Representative Adam Schiff] House Should Pass Employment Non-Discrimination Act
When the Senate passed the Employment Non-Discrimination Act -legislation that would prohibit employment discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity-it was a moment many supporters of the bill never thought they would see.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Armenian Leaders In Glendale Ask President Obama To Display Orphan Rug
ARMENIAN LEADERS IN GLENDALE ASK PRESIDENT OBAMA TO DISPLAY ORPHAN RUG Glendale News Press, CA Nov 26 2013 November 26, 2013 Glendale Unified School District President Nayiri Nahabedian... Local Armenian leaders urged President Obama on the same day of his arrival at DreamWorks Animation in Glendale to recognize the Armenian genocide and the ... (more)
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Government Officials Support ARS Fundraiser for Hollywood Social Services
PRESS RELEASE ARS of Western USA, Inc. Regional Office 517 W. Glenoaks Blvd. Glendale, CA 91202-2812 Tel: 818-500-1343 Fax: 818-242-3732 Email: email@example.com Web: http://www.arswest.org/ FB: http://www.facebook.com/arswusa CONTACT: Hratch Hintlian or Maro Kechichian Government Officials Support ARS Fundraiser for Hollywood Social Services - ... (more)
Obama touts entertainment industry at DreamWorks Animation in Glendale
After touring DreamWorks Animation and meeting film industry representatives, President Obama told a crowd of about 2,000 people at the company's expansive Glendale campus on Tuesday that the entertainment industry has been a bright spot during a protracted financial crisis.