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Obama Delays Trip to Copenhagen by One Week (International Herald Tribune)

The White House said Friday that President Obama was delaying his appearance in Copenhagen at the international summit on climate change by a week so he could be there at the same time as other world leaders.

Obama faces steep challenges in new Afghan policy (McClatchy Newspapers via Yahoo! News)

WASHINGTON — With eight years of blood and treasure already spent and perhaps his presidency hanging in the balance, President Barack Obama will tell the world Tuesday how he’ll escalate the war in Afghanistan — and how he hopes his risky decision will lead finally to a path home for U.S. forces.

Obama telephones thanks to 10 US service members (AP via Yahoo! News)

President Barack Obama enjoyed a quiet first Thanksgiving at the White House, telephoning U.S.

Obama telephones thanks to 10 US service members (AP via Yahoo! News)

President Barack Obama enjoyed a quiet first Thanksgiving at the White House, telephoning U.S. servicemen and women stationed around the world and spending time in the company of his family and friends.

Obama offers U.S. climate cut (Reuters via Yahoo! News)

The United States unveiled a plan to cut greenhouse gases by 2020 on Wednesday and said President Barack Obama will attend U.N.

Obama hails US-India ties amid talks with Singh (AP via Yahoo! News)

President Barack Obama is hailing the relationship between the United States and India as one of the “defining partnerships” in the world.

Obama to the Far East – economy south, terrorist north (The Record and Herald News)

With President Barack Obama’s trip to the Far East, he now has the distinction of the logging the most miles outside the United States of any president in their first year. While things at home continue to deteriorate, he has traveled all over the world trying to solidifying his image as the Global President.

Obama warns of more crises if imbalances persist (Reuters via Yahoo! News)

U.S. President Barack Obama said on Sunday the world economy was on a path to recovery but warned that failure to re-balance the global economic system would lead to further crises.

Obama faces strains in Japan (Reuters via Yahoo! News)

U.S. President Barack Obama arrives in Tokyo on Friday for a summit where the two allies will seek to put strained security ties on firmer footing as they adjust to a rising China set to overtake Japan as the world’s No. 2 economy.

Obama faces strains in Japan, first stop in Asia (Reuters via Yahoo! News)

U.S. President Barack Obama arrives in Tokyo on Friday for a summit where the two allies will seek to put strained security ties on firmer footing as they adjust to a rising China set to overtake Japan as the world’s No. 2 economy.