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File photo of the White House. (credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

White House Picks 3 Interns From Northern Virginia

Three Virginians are among more than 140 people selected from across the country to participate in the fall White House internship program.

10/14/2014

Officials from the World Health Organization wear protective clothing on July 28, 2012 as they prepare to enter Kagadi Hospital in Kibale District, about 200 kilometres from Kampala, where an outbreak of Ebola virus started.  (Photo credit: ISAAC KASAMANI/AFP/Getty Images)

White House Petition Calls On FAA To Ban Flights From Ebola-Stricken Countries

A new petition is calling for the Federal Aviation Administration to ban flights from countries that are stricken with the Ebola virus in West Africa.

10/14/2014

Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis., speaks during a press conference at the Union League Club of Chicago on Aug. 21, 2014 in Chicago, Ill. (credit: John Gress/Getty Images)

Paul Ryan: ‘We’ve Had Climate Change Forever’

The planet has faced climate change forever and humans’ pollution might not be to blame, Republican U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan said Monday during a debate against his Democratic challenger.

10/14/2014

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie speaks at a news conference at Bristol-Myers Children's Hospital at Robert Wood Johnson University on Oct. 7, 2014 in New Brunswick, N.J. (credit: Kena Betancur/Getty Images)

Christie: ‘I Would Rather Die Than Be In The United States Senate’

Gov. Chris Christie’s appearance at the NAACP’s annual state conference has drawn mixed reviews.

10/14/2014

A photograph showing former White House intern Monica Lewinsky meeting President Bill Clinton at a White House function submitted as evidence in documents by the Starr investigation and released by the House Judicary Committee on Sept. 21, 1998. (credit: Getty Images/Handout)

Documents Show How White House Defended Clinton

The White House made a public push to defend President Bill Clinton during a series of investigations related to the Whitewater real estate deal to his affair with intern Monica Lewinsky, according to thousands of pages of documents released by the National Archives.

10/11/2014

Former President Bill Clinton with his wife Hillary Rodham Clinton (Photo by Daniel Berehulak/Getty Images)

Clinton White House Records Set to be Released

The National Archives is releasing a batch of documents that might shed light on painful chapters in Hillary Rodham Clinton’s life as first lady, just as she ponders a bid for the White House in 2016.

10/10/2014

President Barack Obama holds a town hall meeting at Cross Campus in Santa Monica, California, on Oct. 9, 2014. (credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

White House: ‘More Conducive’ To Lock Media Out When Obama Isn’t Delivering Prepared Remarks To Supporters

President Barack Obama is on a three-day fundraising swing through California and what he says at some of his stops will be anybody’s guess.

10/10/2014

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton speaks onstage during the fourth day of the Clinton Global Initiative's 10th Annual Meeting at the Sheraton New York Hotel & Towers on Sept. 24, 2014 in New York City. (credit: Jemal Countess/Getty Images)

Hillary Clinton: ‘It Is Past Time For A Fresh Start’

As she explores another presidential campaign, Hillary Rodham Clinton often says anyone who seeks the White House needs a compelling message and an agenda for the country.

10/10/2014

President Barack Obama speaks during the dedication of the American Veterans Disabled for Life Memorial on Oct. 5, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama: ‘We’ve Got Our Work Cut Out For Us’ In Midterm Elections

Less than a month away from the midterm elections, President Barack Obama’s campaign schedule is getting off to a late start.

10/07/2014

President Barack Obama makes a statement to the press after a meeting in the Roosevelt Room of the White House on Oct. 6, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

White House: West Africa Travel Ban Is ‘Not Something We’re Currently Considering’

Raising fresh concern around the world, a nurse in Spain on Monday became the first person known to catch Ebola outside the outbreak zone in West Africa. In the U.S., President Barack Obama said the government was considering ordering more careful screening of airline passengers arriving from the region.

10/07/2014

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