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  1. Two New York City police officers 'assassinated'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Day

    ... General Eric Holder condemned the shooting deaths as senseless and "an unspeakable act of barbarism." President Barack Obama was also briefed on the shooting, and White House officials were monitoring the situation closely, the White House said. ...


  2. North Korea and the Sony hack: The war of words escalatesRead the original story

    11 min ago | WICU12 Erie

    At the heart of the widening controversy are North Korea's role in the devastating cyberattack on Sony Pictures and the studio's decision to pull the film amid threats against moviegoers. The different sides kept up their sparring over the weekend, with President Barack Obama accusing North Korea of "cybervandalism" and Pyongyang claiming that the U.S. government was behind the making of the movie.


  3. GOP fights to hang onto Senate in 16Read the original story

    13 min ago | Big News

    ... of Big News Network. WASHINGTON - Senate majority in hand, ascendant Republicans are set to challenge President Barack Obama and the Democrats on Capitol Hill come January. But a much tougher election map two years from now could force the GOP right ...


  4. When the American President Hates AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | RedState

    Barack Obama does not like the United States. There was a lot of truth when his wife said that for the first time she was proud of her country.


  5. Ariz. sheriff aims to halt Obama immigration orderRead the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | The Tribune

    A gadfly attorney and an Arizona county sheriff want to halt President Barack Obama's immigration order in the first courtroom battle over an initiative designed to spare nearly 5 million people from deportation. On Monday, lawyer Larry Klayman will try to convince a judge nominated by Obama that the immigration system isn't really broken - contrary to what the president says.


  6. Experts expect surge in Cuba tourism under Obama openingRead the original story w/Photo

    20 min ago | The Tribune

    As the U.S. and Cuba begin to normalize relations for the first time in half a century, some Americans are already roaming the streets of Old Havana, attending dance exhibitions and talks on architecture as they take part in scripted cultural tours that can cost more than a decent used car back home. The U.S. visitors are participants in the highly regulated "people-to-people" travel that President Barack Obama permitted in 2011 in one of his first moves toward detente with Cuba.


  7. Republicans in charge of Senate _ but 2016 awaitsRead the original story

    23 min ago | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    Republicans have the Senate majority now and are set to challenge President Barack Obama and the Democrats on Capitol Hill this January. But a much tougher election map two years from now could force the GOP back into the minority.


  8. Republicans in charge of Senate - but 2016 awaitsRead the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... to defend it. In the 2016 Senate elections, GOP candidates will be defending incumbents in states President Barack Obama won _ a stark turnaround from this past November when Democrats were on the defense. Sen. Mark Warner, D-Va. is at left. Photo: ...


  9. Young immigrants to line up for driver's licensesRead the original story w/Photo

    29 min ago | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    In this Jan. 9, 2013 file photo, Maricopa County, Ariz., Sheriff Joe Arpaio speaks in Phoenix. A gadfly attorney and a county sheriff from Arizona want to halt President Barack Obama's immigration program in the first courtroom battle over the initiative designed to spare nearly 5 million people from deportation.


  10. Obama Compared to Prior Presidents On Job Creation, In GraphsRead the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | The American Prospect

    ... and despair. Yet that never happens either. And just imagine how disappointed they'll be if at the end of Barack Obama's term the economy looks quite good, and staying the course seems to voters like the wisest option. You need to be logged in to ...


  11. New Day: The Intricate Dance of Being a Cuban AmericanRead the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | The American Prospect

    Too many of the same people who are rightfully upset about attempts at voter suppression in this country look fondly on a regime that has denied the people of Cuba those very same rights. Protestors hold Cuban and American flags during a protest against President Barack Obama's plan to normalize relations with Cuba, Saturday, December, 20, 2014, in the Little Havana neighborhood of Miami.


  12. In the NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago | Arkansas Online

    Chris Christie, the Republican governor of New Jersey, said President Barack Obama should demand the immediate return of convicted killer Joanne Chesimard, who escaped from prison and eventually fled to Cuba, 'before any further consideration of restoration of diplomatic relations with the Cuban government.'


  13. Quin Hillyer: Rand Paul's Cuba MeltdownRead the original story w/Photo

    52 min ago | National Review Online

    ... robustness, and as naA ve about the real nature of our enemies, as any senator this side of George McGovern or Barack Obama. Remember, this is a man who wants to put an end to all foreign aid . Never mind the vast diplomatic advantages that the aid ...


  14. Next 25 ArticlesRead the original story

    57 min ago |

    U.S. President Barack Obama is expected to announce on Monday that U.S. Attorney Sally Yates will be his nominee for deputy attorney general, the No. 2 position at the Justice Department, a U.S. official said.


  15. US companies eager to embrace Cuba face hurdlesRead the original story w/Photo

    58 min ago | The Daily Republic

    ... taking advantage of low-wage labor far closer to the United States than India and China are. President Barack Obama's announcement only relaxed restrictions on traveling and doing business in Cuba. And even Obama's limited action will require ...


  16. Cold War Replay: This Time We LoseRead the original story

    59 min ago | Sunshine State News

    Has there ever been a president more eager to make concessions to vicious regimes than Barack Obama? The opening of diplomatic relations with Cuba is the latest and, one fears, not the last in a string of pre-emptive concessions. Obama, with his blend of hard-left prejudices and vaulting solipsism, has sought throughout his presidency to atone for what he and his party view as America's past sins.


  17. Funny GuyRead the original story w/Photo

    59 min ago | Daily Kos

    ... spackle makes it hard to read anyway." A tag is a way to search for this diary. If someone is searching for "Barack Obama," is this a diary they'd be trying to find? Use a person's full name, without any title. Senator Obama may become President ...


  18. Obama, surgeon general still losing to NRARead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Daily Republic

    President Barack Obama's choice was vehemently opposed by the National Rifle Association, which objected to Murthy because he had reached the startling conclusion that gun violence, which kills more than 30,000 Americans annually, has a detrimental impact on public health. Murthy's confirmation was a rare defeat for the NRA.


  19. Cold War ends, parte dosRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Albany Times Union

    Our opinion: The president resumes diplomatic relations with Cuba. Will Congress follow on the economic sanction front, or cling to the past? President Barack Obama's move to restore diplomatic relations with Cuba and begin to end more than half a century of estrangement between two countries that are barely farther apart than Albany and Peekskill is the right move for the United States, Cuba, Latin America and the Western Hemisphere.


  20. U.S. Stockpiling Fighting Vehicles, Gear in Kuwait Ahead of Anti-ISIS OffensiveRead the original story

    1 hr ago | US News & World Report

    ... his forces will try to wrest away from Islamic State group control. While the military stands by President Barack Obama's repeated pledge that he will not put U.S. combat forces on the ground, an increasing number of U.S. troops has slowly trickled ...