Posts Tagged ‘time

President Obama declares end to Iraq war, pledging it’s ‘time to turn the page’ and focus on economy

September 1, 2010

WASHINGTON – A somber President Obama declared an end to the long and costly Iraq war Tuesday night, pledging he now intends to “turn the page” to America’s economic revival. “The American combat mission in Iraq has ended,” Obama told the nation in an 18-minute address, only his second from the Oval Office. “Operation Iraqi […]

Actor Wesley Snipes Loses Appeal, Will Serve 3 Year Prison Sentence For Tax Evasion

July 16, 2010

Actor Wesley Snipes was dealt a devastating blow today by a federal appeals court. His 36 month prison sentence was upheld by the court for tax evasion according to TMZ. The ‘New Jack City‘ actor tried to argue that the sentence was unreasonable, but that argument failed. Snipes originally got in trouble in 2008 when […]