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  1. Presidential Proclamation - Prayer for Peace, Memorial Day, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The White House

    ... a time for all Americans to observe, in their own way, the National Moment of Remembrance. NOW, THEREFORE, I, BARACK OBAMA, President of the United States of America, do hereby proclaim Memorial Day, May 25, 2015, as a day of prayer for permanent ...

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  2. McCain attacks Obama's - mind-boggling' ISIS commentRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Chicago Sun-Times

    Sen. John McCain wholeheartedly disagrees with President Barack Obama's assessment that "we're not losing against ISIS," going so far as calling Obama's statement "mind-boggling." The Arizona Republican made the comments Friday morning on CNN's "New Day," where he also called Obama's strategy "an abject failure."

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  3. Presidential Proclamation - National Hurricane Preparedness Week, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The White House

    ... and neighbors by building communities ready to weather storms and all natural disasters. NOW, THEREFORE, I, BARACK OBAMA, President of the United States of America, by virtue of the authority vested in me by the Constitution and the laws of the ...

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  4. Obama: Iran nuclear deal 'will have my name on it'Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KIRO-TV Seattle

    President Barack Obama said Friday he "forcefully" objects to suggestions that policy differences between his administration and the Israeli government signal his lack of support for the longtime U.S. ally. Speaking at one of Washington's most prominent synagogues, Obama said the U.S. and Israel should not be expected to paper over differences on Israel's settlement building or the frozen peace process with the Palestinians.

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  5. Poll finds Obama popularity on the upswingRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WGAL-TV Lancaster

    President Barack Obama's popularity with the public is on the upswing, according to a new Gallup poll that found him enjoying is strongest approval rating in nearly two years. He's now seen favorably by 53% of Americans, a four-point increase since March and the best number he's seen since September 2013, when 58% of Americans viewed him favorably.

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  6. Obama's trade deal clears Senate hurdle without much room to spareRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Chronicle-Telegram

    WASHINGTON - In a triumph for President Barack Obama, sweeping legislation to strengthen the administration's hand in global trade talks advanced toward Senate passage Thursday after a showdown vote that remained in doubt until the final moment.

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  7. Obama under pressure to send U.S. target spotters to Iraqi frontRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Journal Gazette

    ... group in Syria killed two children and wounded two adults, the Defense Department reported Thursday. President Barack Obama and some of his advisers have opposed sending U.S. forces back into combat zones in Iraq, arguing that they should remain ...

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  8. Obama's Clean Water Rule Expected to Meet Stiff ResistanceRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | News Max

    As part of his ongoing pursuit to be remembered as the environmental president, Barack Obama is expected to soon announce new clean water regulations, a measure he intends to make law by bypassing Congress and issuing an executive order, according to The New York Times. The Clean Water Rule is designed to "protect critical streams and wetlands that are currently vulnerable to pollution and destruction," Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Gina McCarthy wrote in an April 6 EPA blog post.

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  9. Heckuva Job Mitch-Congressional Approval Rating Collapses As GOP Passes ObamatradeRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | VDARE

    In a triumph for President Barack Obama, sweeping legislation to strengthen the administration's hand in global trade talks advanced toward Senate passage Thursday after a showdown vote that remained in doubt until the final moment. The 62-38 vote, two more than the 60 needed, came from a solid phalanx of Republicans and more than a dozen Democrats.

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  10. Opposition Mounts to EPA Plan to Cut Power Plant EmissionsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | News Max

    Some of President Barack Obama's biggest electoral supporters are turning against him and the Environmental Protection Agency over fears that Obama's plan to cut power plant emissions by 30 percent by 2030 will mean increased economic hardship for the poor. In an editorial in the Charlotte Observer, Charles Steele, president of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference , wrote that "the affordability of electricity for millions of Americans is at stake" if the EPA proceeds with its plan to cut carbon emissions from coal-fired power plants.

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  11. Clinton Confidant Blumenthal Proves Ethics HorrorsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | News Max

    ... chief of staff Rahm Emanuel reportedly had Blumenthal banned for - what else? - spreading harsh attacks about Barack Obama during the 2008 primaries. Emanuel's edict would have seemed to bar Blumenthal from serving Clinton while she was secretary of ...

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  12. National Journal: Obama Has Severely Weakened DemocratsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | News Max

    The Democratic Party has so severely weakened under the tenure of President Barack Obama that it is relying on former losing candidates to take them through the 2016 election cycle, according to the National Journal. In recent years the number of Democratic officeholders in the House and statewide offices has so consistently declined that the party's chances in next year's Senate races are in peril despite seeing success on the presidential level.

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  13. Burundi protesters defy police crackdownRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | New Vision

    ... districts," said one protester. Edwina Daizere, wearing a tee-shirt bearing a picture of US President Barack Obama, holds the hand of Augustine Sabimana, 2, as he recuperates in a clinic on the shoreline of Lake Tanganyika in the fishing village of ...

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  14. Obama's Senate allies hope to endorse his trade bill FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

    Supporters of President Barack Obama's trade agenda hope to fend off hostile Senate amendments Friday and send a major trade bill to the House, where another fierce debate awaits. FILE - In this May 5, 2015 file photo, Senate Majority Leader Sen. Mitch McConnell of Ky.

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  15. Demilitarizing the cops: States retool police trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KSL-TV

    ... Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, last summer. The philosophy was endorsed this week by President Barack Obama's 21st Century Policing task force. As part of that change in thinking, Obama curtailed the government's practice of supplying armored ... 1 comment

  16. Republican primary debates on TV are bad theater and worse politics: Kevin O'BrienRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Cleveland.com

    ... the debates were a series of sound-bite contests. For the political media, a wholly owned subsidiary of Barack Obama Enterprises, they were one big gaffe hunt. For what few members of the viewing public tuned in, they were agony. At least, that's ...

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  17. Is the campaign against Islamic State flawed?Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | BBC News

    As the jihadist fighters of Islamic State push ever further across Syria and Iraq, taking cities, airbases, prisons and border posts, US President Barack Obama has dismissed their gains as "a tactical setback". The US-led coalition against IS, he insisted, is not losing to the jihadists.

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  18. Blumenthal: I'd be happy to talk with the Benghazi select committeeRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Hot Air

    ... next day blaming the video for provoking a rage-filled demonstration that killed their relatives? Hillary and Barack Obama continued to use the false "YouTube video" narrative for another two weeks, including an infamous UN speech from Obama that ...

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  19. Who got the first meeting Kenney after his win? S. Jersey political boss NorcrossRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Philly.com

    George Norcross attends President Barack Obama appearance at the Ray and Joan Kroc Center in Camden, N.J. on May 18, 2015. Moments before a triumphant Jim Kenney took the stage on election night Tuesday to give his victory speech in front of a throng of political supporters, the presumptive next mayor of Philadelphia took a very brief private meeting with arguably the most powerful man in New Jersey - political power broker George Norcross.

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  20. Batkid Begins trailer has been releasedRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... Miles - whose leukemia is now said to be in remission - inspire thousands of Americans (including President Barack Obama) to rally round and make his dream come true. Miles' father Nick starts the trailer by saying doctors had told him and his wife ...

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