Home » Posts tagged with » Hillary Clinton (Page 6)

Poll: First Lady, Ann Romney More Popular Than Their Husbands

Poll: First Lady, Ann Romney More Popular Than Their Husbands

Alex Wong/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Michelle Obama and Ann Romney outscore their husbands in personal popularity in the latest ABC News/Washington Post poll, while Hillary Clinton, for her part, has hit a new high in favorability data stretching back t…

Bird Strikes Hit Senior Obama Administration Officials’ Planes

Bird Strikes Hit Senior Obama Administration Officials’ Planes

iStockphoto/Thinkstock (NEW YORK) — So much for the friendly skies — lately it seems like they’re full of angry birds, taking aim at high-ranking officials.Bird strikes are very common, but sometimes they can cause significant damage.On Th…

Hillary Clinton Dances the Night Away in Colombia

Hillary Clinton Dances the Night Away in Colombia

AFP/Getty Images (CARTAGENA, Colombia) — Secretary of State Hillary Clinton kicked back Saturday night, dancing and drinking beer at a local hotspot after a day of summit meetings in Cartagena.The AFP/Getty got images of the Secretary dancing at …

Hillary Clinton Recounts Bin Laden Death: No One ‘Could Breathe’

Hillary Clinton Recounts Bin Laden Death: No One ‘Could Breathe’

FABRICE COFFRINI/AFP/Getty Images(ANNAPOLIS, Md.) — Hillary Clinton spoke bluntly about Syria, North Korea and the death of Osama bin Laden at the U.S. Naval Academy on Tuesday, where as the keynote speaker at the close of a foreign policy conference …

Hillary Clinton Mixes Hollywood, Politics at Screening of "The Lady"

Hillary Clinton Mixes Hollywood, Politics at Screening of "The Lady"

Astrid Riecken/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said she was “thrilled” to introduce the screening of The Lady, a Hollywood movie based on the life of Burma democracy activist Aung San Suu Kyi.Clinton thanked t…

Secretary Clinton: US Soon to Name Potential Ambassador to Burma

Secretary Clinton: US Soon to Name Potential Ambassador to Burma

US Dept of State(WASHINGTON) — Calling Burma’s parliamentary elections this weekend a “dramatic demonstration of popular will” and an important step for the country’s transformation to democracy, Secretary Hillary Clinton annou…

Russian Fem Spy Spooked US, But It Wasn’t Anna Chapman

Russian Fem Spy Spooked US, But It Wasn’t Anna Chapman

Secretary Clinton: Spy ring target? State Department photo(WASHINGTON) — A female Russian agent got “close enough” to a sitting U.S. cabinet member that the FBI felt they had to swoop in and arrest the lot — but it wasn’t the famous femme fatale Anna…

Gulf States to Pay Salaries for Syrian Free Army

Gulf States to Pay Salaries for Syrian Free Army

Stockbyte/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Representatives of 60 countries pledged financial assistance to the main Syrian opposition group on Sunday, in an effort to encourage further defections from President Bashar al-Assad’s forces.International envoy…

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton Pushes Gulf Security and Aid for Syria

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton Pushes Gulf Security and Aid for Syria

Fayez Nureldine/AFP/Getty Images(RIYADH, Saudi Arabia) — Secretary of State Hillary Clinton plans to discuss the sale of a number of missile-defense systems to Arab nations as a way to counter the looming Iranian threat.
Secretary Clinton will meet wi…

Secretary Clinton to Allow Egypt Military Aid

Secretary Clinton to Allow Egypt Military Aid

FABRICE COFFRINI/AFP/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — On Friday, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton will formally notify Congress that she plans to allow $1.3 billion of aid to go to the Egyptian military, according to a Senior State Department official. Eg…

Clinton: Lack of Water May Lead to Terrorism, Violence, Failed States

Clinton: Lack of Water May Lead to Terrorism, Violence, Failed States

FABRICE COFFRINI/AFP/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Secretary of State Hillary Clinton had a message for policy makers on World Water Day: Lack of access to clean water isn’t just an issue of health and sanitation, but national security. Clinton unv…

Hillary Clinton Hopes for Renewed Talks with Taliban

Hillary Clinton Hopes for Renewed Talks with Taliban

Win McNamee/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Tensions are running high between the U.S. and Afghanistan given the latest controversy involving an American Army sergeant who’s suspected of slaying 16 Afghan civilians.On top of that, the Taliban says it wants…

Hillary Clinton and Laura Bush Come Together for Women of Afghanistan

Hillary Clinton and Laura Bush Come Together for Women of Afghanistan

Astrid Riecken/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and former first lady Laura Bush may have been political opposites as first ladies, but they’re in lock step on one important issue: improving the lives of women in Afg…

Renewed Amelia Earhart Discovery Effort Announced

Renewed Amelia Earhart Discovery Effort Announced

New York Times Co./Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — An exuberant Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said she was “thrilled” to welcome the group of scientists launching a new exhibition into the disappearance of aviator Amelia Earhart 75 years ago.”Wow,” Cl…

Clinton Announces Countries to be Exempt from Iran Sanctions

Clinton Announces Countries to be Exempt from Iran Sanctions

Win McNamee/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Secretary of State Hillary Clinton announced Tuesday that 11 of the 23 countries which currently import Iranian crude oil will be exempt from sanctions based on the National Defense Authorization Act. Clinton wil…

US and Russia Unable to Find Common Ground on Syria

US and Russia Unable to Find Common Ground on Syria

FABRICE COFFRINI/AFP/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — The U.S. and Russia agree that the time has come to end the year-long violent crackdown on pro-democracy forces in Syria.However, their different approaches on finding a solution have created a stalemate t…

Hillary Clinton, Michelle Obama Honor 10 Female Heroes

Hillary Clinton, Michelle Obama Honor 10 Female Heroes

Hawa Abdallah Mohammed Salih of Sudan embraces first lady Michelle Obama as Secretary Hillary Clinton (R) looks on. Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — When Colombian investigative journalist Jineth Bedoya strode into a Colombian prison 12 y…

Hillary Clinton Defends US Mission in Afghanistan Before Lawmakers

Hillary Clinton Defends US Mission in Afghanistan Before Lawmakers

Win McNamee/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Secretary of State Hillary Clinton was on the hot seat Tuesday, answering congressional lawmakers’ questions about the recent turmoil in Afghanistan resulting from the burning of Korans at Bagram Airfield.With Af…

State Department Budget Gets Pushback in Senate

State Department Budget Gets Pushback in Senate

FABRICE COFFRINI/AFP/Getty Images(WASHINGTON, D.C.) — Secretary of State Hillary Clinton emerged from two back-to-back Senate committees Tuesday without clear momentum for the fiscal year 2013 State Department budget.The agency has requested $54.7 bil…

Sec. Clinton, Arab Leaders Discuss Arming Syrian Rebels

Sec. Clinton, Arab Leaders Discuss Arming Syrian Rebels

State Department photo(TUNIS, Tunisia) — During a bilateral “Friends of Syria” meeting with Secretary of State Hillary Clinton in Tunisia, Saudi Foreign Minister Prince Saud al Faisal said arming the Syrian opposition was “an excellent idea.”
&n…

Advertise With Us

Would you like to advertise on East Idaho News? Fill out this form to contact a representative.
  • Full and Last
  • The name of your company, business or brand.