Crowd Watches Immigration Announcement

EUGENE, Ore. — Throughout the state Thursday night crowds gathered to watch President Barack Obama’s immigration announcement. “They have to drive. They have to go to work. They have to take the kids to school. They have to go to church, but many of them are looking over their shoulders,” said Juan Carlos Valle, LULAC … Continue reading »

President Obama Addresses Nation on ISIS

WASHINGTON, D.C. (CNN) — In a rare prime-time address, President Obama laid out his long-awaited military strategy for handling the terrorist group, ISIS. The President’s plan includes targeted airstrikes against ISIS¬†strongholds in Syria. He addressed the urgency of military action by breaking down the organization’s growing influence. “Our own security depends upon our willingness to … Continue reading »

President Obama to Discuss Ferguson

(CNN) — President Obama is set to meet with Attorney General Eric Holder Monday¬†to discuss the situation in Ferguson, Missouri. That’s according to a White House official. It comes just over a week after a white police officer shot and killed an unarmed African American teen, leading to days of protests and violence in the … Continue reading »

Romney Tops New Hampshire 2016 GOP Poll

(CNN) — Mitt Romney has said he’s not running again for president in 2016, but he’s already been pegged as an early favorite in the primary state of New Hampshire. A Suffolk University/Boston Herald survey released Thursday, shows Romney as the Republican frontrunner with 24% support. New Jersey Governor Chris Christie was a distant 2nd … Continue reading »

Pres. Obama Sends U.S. Advisors to Iraq

Washington, D.C. (CNN) — The crisis unfolding in Iraq is turning into a politically delicate situation in Washington, D.C. and overseas. President Barack Obama announced during a news conference Thursday, that he is sending military advisers to Iraq to help advise Iraqi forces. He emphasized that the U.S. would not return to a combat role … Continue reading »

US Military Prepares for Iraq Airstrikes

Washington, D.C. (CNN) — The U.S. is moving an aircraft carrier closer to Iraq, but President Barack Obama says that doesn’t mean U.S. troops are getting involved in the fighting on the ground. “We will not be sending U.S. troops back into combat in Iraq, but I have asked my national security team to prepare … Continue reading »

Web Extra: Robinson, Brandt, Cooke

Oregon State head coach Craig Robinson: Oregon State forward Angus Brandt: Oregon State guard Hallice Cooke:

Bar Opens for Inauguration Watch Party

EUGENE, Ore. — You usually don’t think of heading to the bars at 8 a.m. on a Monday, but one group of Lane County residents is making an exception. Instead of a celebration over beer and burgers, it was breakfast and a cup of Joe for bar guests glued to the inauguration ceremony playing on … Continue reading »

Presidential Inauguration Live Stream

Watch live-streaming coverage of President Obama’s 2013 Presidential Inauguration here.