Breaking News right now.  President Barack Obama has officially announced that America's involvement in the Iraq war is finally over after almost nine years.

Great news for the American troops and America in general.  President Obama made the official announcement that the War in Iraq is over and all 39,000 US troops will be returning home by the end of the year.

Today I can say that our troops in Iraq will definitely be home for the holidays.

-President Obama

According to CNN US troops have already drawn down.  Troops that weren't scheduled to leave the country for some time have already had their departure dates moved up.  More can be found on this story here.