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  1. Barack Obama's tribute to Frankie Knuckles: The President pays his...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | The Independent

    ... But few expected just how high up the social chain the honours would stem from. And even less probably thought Barack Obama would be among those bestowing them. The US President wrote to the family and friends of Knuckles to pay a personal tribute ...

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  2. Rand Paul Talks Issues With Obama Ally Axelrod as '16 Race LoomsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | News Max

    Rand Paul came to Chicago yesterday and did something a Republican thinking about running for president typically wouldn't do: subject himself to a nearly hour-long grilling by the one-time chief political strategist for President Barack Obama.

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  3. Next 25 ArticlesRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Lucianne.com

    ... seen a decline in the number of minorities How often have you heard a Democrat prattle on and on about how well Barack Obama has done with the economy, given the mess he inherited? Usually, it's some version of, "Things are getting better, but the ...

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  4. Republican Leader Unhappy With Presidential Library ProposalRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | WJPF-AM Carterville

    The top Republican in the Illinois House is criticizing Democrats for a plan that would put $100 million in taxpayer funds toward a presidential library for Barack Obama.

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  5. Northwestern Law Alumnus Named New White House CounselRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Northwestern University

    W. Neil Eggleston, a 1978 graduate of Northwestern University School of Law, has been named the new White House counsel by President Barack Obama.

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  6. Oberweis, Rauner refuse to back Senate-approved immigration reform measureRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Chicago Tribune

    ... say if he backed the proposal, saying he hadn't studied it and arguing that it's up to Congress and President Barack Obama to negotiate the details. The comments came at an event hosted by the Illinois Business Immigration Coalition, a group of ...

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  7. Rand Paul in Chicago: School choice is 'the great equalizer'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CNN

    ... Republican voters. He's addressed historically black universities, and he's working with President Barack Obama's administration on trying to lower sentences for nonviolent drug convictions, an issue that resonates in the African-American community. ...

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  8. Durbina s fourth term would put him at elite levelRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | The Daily Gazette

    ... in the election that saw Bill Clinton win a second term in the White House. And in 2008, as fellow U.S. Sen. Barack Obama of Illinois won the White House, Durbin racked up a landslide 39-point win over little-known Republican Steve Sauerberg. Here ...

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  9. Their 'American Dream' turned into marathon titlesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... manhunt on his bib, said that everywhere he went in Boston, people came up to him and thanked him. President Barack Obama sent his congratulations on Twitter, and a call was being arranged. Keflezighi's eyes widened with excitement as he thought ...

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  10. Reporting: PakistanU.S. Arms Sales Bring Bloodshed, Bankruptcy to PakistanRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | American Reporter

    ... the weekend convention. The nonsense in the House isn't isolated. Voluminous lies and exaggerations about Sen. Barack Obama permeate the conservative talk shows, e-mails, and Internet. From bitterness dripping in an equal amount of invective and ...

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  11. On Native GroundOIL Drilling in the Arctic: an Ecological Disaster Waiting to HappenRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | American Reporter

    ... "battleground state." The Arizona Senator continued to gain ground on his Democratic rival, Illinois Senator Barack Obama, but admitted "we still have a lot of work to do." McCain spoke to about 450 almost entirely white, blue-collar workers at ...

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  12. Hastert among GOP supporters of immigration reformRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Northwest Herald

    ... a smart move for Republicans, who've vowed to better appeal to women, minority and immigrant voters. President Barack Obama, who campaigned on a promise to reform immigration laws, has been criticized for not following through and for the high ...

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  13. Barack Obama pays tribute to 'trailblazer' Frankie Knuckles in letter to DJ's familyRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | NME

    US President Barack Obama has written to the friends and family of Frankie Knuckles to pay tribute to the late DJ and producer, who died earlier this month .

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  14. Rand Paul: Experience Not Necessary For Higher OfficeRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | News Max

    ... system that they can't see all the problems of the system." Paul pointed out that he never criticized President Barack Obama for being a first-term senator from Illinois and not having more political experience when he sought the White House. The ...

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  15. Democrats Accused of 'Sneaky' Politics on Obama LibraryRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | News Max

    Illinois House Republican leader Jim Durkin is crying foul over a Democratic move to designate $100 million in state funds for Barack Obama's presidential library and museum.

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  16. Madigan: 'Misunderstanding' on Obama library voteRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | WAND-TV Decatur

    Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan says there was a "misunderstanding of the rules" when no Republicans were in attendance at a vote involving Barack Obama's presidential library.

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  17. Inside Gaming: Return on investment for Internet gaming operations in three states no windfallRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Las Vegas Review Journal

    ... the Graham-Chaffetz bill makes it through both houses of Congress and winds up on the desk of president Barack Obama, awaiting his signature. All an aide has to whisper to the President is, "that anti-online gaming measure is backed by the ...

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  18. Philadelphia, Pittsburgh among 15 cities asked to make pitch for 2016 Democratic National ConventionRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    ... York; Orlando; Phoenix; and Salt Lake City. Some cities seem more likely than others. For instance, President Barack Obama, who will be leaving the White House in 2017, calls Chicago home, and his potential successor, Hillary Rodham Clinton, is from ...

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  19. Clock ticking for states to adopt health exchangesRead the original story

    Friday Apr 18 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    For the more than 30 states that defaulted to the federal government under President Barack Obama's health care law, time may be running out to decide whether to create their own state-run insurance exchanges.

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  20. Phoenix in Running for Democratic 2016 Con...Read the original story

    15 hrs ago | KOY-AM Tempe

    ... Phoenix; Pittsburgh and Salt Lake City. Some cities seem more likely than others. For instance, President Barack Obama, who will be leaving the White House in 2017, calls Chicago home and his potential successor Hillary Rodham Clinton is from ...

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