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  1. Cuba Relations: Could Be Boon For Illinois FarmersRead the original story w/Photo

    41 min ago | WYMG-FM Springfield

    ... for Illinois farmers in the short term. She says long-term potential could be $25 million annually. President Barack Obama announced Wednesday the U.S. and Cuba will begin taking steps to restore full diplomatic relations and he'll try to persuade ...

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  2. MomentumNOBODY Listened, Nobody LearnedRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | American Reporter

    ... "tangible political support ... specific amounts and everything ... some of it up front," if he appointed Barack Obama campaign advisor Valerie Jarrett to the U.S. Senate seat vacated by Obama. By defining the phone calls as wire fraud and the ...

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  3. MomentumNO More Mr. Nice GuyRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | American Reporter

    ... in American history accepted the party's nomination with "profound gratitude and great humility." Senator Barack Obama (D-Ill.) accepted the party's nomination for President of the United States to thunderous applause, tears of joy and ...

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  4. On Native GroundFACED with Loss, Republicans Look for AlibisRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | American Reporter

    ... media a head start on their Wednesday, Nov. 5th newscasts. American voters elected Illinois Democratic Sen. Barack Obama president of the United States yesterday by a comfortable but not landslide margin which affirmed the juggernaut which ...

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  5. U.S. criminal probes nab 13; race questions raisedRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Daily Chronicle

    ... Prosecutors had considered calling former public health director Dr. Eric Whitaker, a close friend of President Barack Obama, as a witness but demurred when, in outside testimony, Whitaker accused the U.S. attorney's office of racial bias. Whitaker ...

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  6. Illinois farm groups foresee market growth in CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Daily Chronicle

    ... fair as part of the Illinois Cuba Working Group, which was created last year by Illinois lawmakers. President Barack Obama announced Wednesday the U.S. and Cuba will begin taking steps to restore full diplomatic relations and he'll try to persuade ...

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  7. US criminal probes nab 13; race questions raisedRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    ... Prosecutors had considered calling former public health director Dr. Eric Whitaker, a close friend of President Barack Obama, as a witness but demurred when, in outside testimony, Whitaker accused the U.S. attorney's office of racial bias. Whitaker ...

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  8. The WilliesTHE Human Die-OffRead the original story

    Jan 7, 2011 | American Reporter

    ... the House, literally - not figuratively - was crying for all the members of the Congress to pass the measure. Barack Obama, at the time, was the junior senator from Illinois. Except for voting for the bill, Obama had nothing else to do with TARP and ...

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  9. MomentumAN Embarrassment of RichesRead the original story

    Aug 12, 2010 | American Reporter

    ... Obama signed legislation to extend the Act for yet another year. During the 2008 campaign, both candidates Barack Obama and John McCain promised to close the prison at Guantanamo Bay. However, President Obama, apparently scared by the right-wing ...

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  10. Obama's Cuba moves reflect Florida political shiftRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | WANE-TV Fort Wayne

    ... time it was the first visit by a U.S. governor to Cuba since Castro's 1959 revolution. Ryan praised President Barack Obama's shift in U.S.-Cuba policy. "It's not an easy political thing to do, and I'm sure the President is going to find that out, ...

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  11. Senator Kirk avoids tax vote in prep for reelectionRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Illinoisreview

    ... and adding to the debt to do it has proven to be a popular thing for Congress. Democrats including President Barack Obama spent the better part of 2013 trying to get Republicans to agree to more taxes as part of a budget deal, but are now signing on ...

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  12. Indian-American Verma sworn in as US Ambassador to IndiaRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Telegraph

    ... department here. Verma is scheduled to arrive in India ahead of Kerry's visit to Delhi in January. US President Barack Obama will arrive in late January to attend the Republic Day Parade on January 26 as the Chief Guest. Verma, who quietly played an ...

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

    Yesterday | 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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  14. On Native GroundOIL Drilling in the Arctic: an Ecological Disaster Waiting to HappenRead the original story

    Yesterday | American Reporter

    AURORA, Colo., July 30, 2008 -- Presumptive Republican presidential nominee John McCain brought his trademark humor and down-home charm to Colorado for the second time in a week today, seeking to shore up support in this "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."

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  15. On Native GroundAMERICA Pays Dearly for Piling on Russia in '89Read the original story

    Yesterday | American Reporter

    ... Avalanche into a slick, multimedia throne for the coronation of the presumptive Democratic nominee, Sen. Barack Obama. The public tour attended Saturday by thousands of Coloradans is the closest anyone without credentials will get to the inside of ...

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  16. Dungeons of DebtBEST Buy Charges $15 to Pay Bills Days Before they're DueRead the original story

    Yesterday | American Reporter

    ... drop since the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks, wiping out $800 billion in assets in a 504-point dive. Democratic Sen. Barack Obama (D-IL) blamed McCain and President Bush for "the most serious financial crisis that we've seen in generations," while Gov. ...

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  17. On Native GroundMcCAIN, Obama Both Come Up Short on Global Issues in DebateRead the original story

    Yesterday | American Reporter

    ... the United States ever trust its own people to do the same? If it believed in us, it could. Last night, Sen. Barack Obama spoke to the U.S. Senate before the bailout legislation was voted upon, and he quoted a statement in the first Fireside Chat of ...

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  18. A Socialist in 2016? for Sanders, at least, it's a question worth askingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Honolulu Advertiser

    ... turn 75 in 2016. After three decades in public office, he cannot exactly market himself as new or fresh, like Barack Obama did in 2008 or Sanders' fellow Vermonter Howard Dean (who has endorsed Clinton) did in 2004. And Sanders has competition: ...

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  19. Immigration reform will fall short unless state and localities actRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Fresno Bee

    Immigration is again front and center in the domestic political debate. Congress may or may not pass legislation to reform the nation's immigration system, but in the meantime President Barack Obama has taken executive action to make as many as 5 million unauthorized immigrants eligible to avoid deportation.

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  20. Indian-American Rahul Verma sworn in as US Ambassador to IndiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Indian Express

    ... in New Delhi. He is scheduled to arrive in India ahead of Kerry's visit to Delhi next month. US President Barack Obama will arrive in late January to attend the Republic Day Parade on January 26 as the Chief Guest. He was confirmed by the US Senate ...

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