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Obama says White House expects FCC to uphold net neutrality

At a town hall-type meeting Thursday in Southern California, Pres. Barack Obama said his administration “expects” the FCC to maintain net neutrality, and to prevent Internet service providers from offering multiple tiers of service.

Op-Ed: Obama may use executive power to help close Guantanamo

Washington - Obama is to be presented with options that will allow him to finally close Guantanamo according to senior Obama administration officials. The options include using his executive power to override a Congressional ban on sending detainees to the US.

U.S. economy adds 248,000 jobs in September, rate falls to 5.9%

Washington - U.S Department of Labor's Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) reported total nonfarm payroll employment increased by 248,000 in September, with the unemployment rate declining to 5.9 percent, the first time in six years the rate dropped below 6 percent mark.

Op-Ed: The Obama 'latte salute' debacle is overblown

Washington D.c. - President Barack Obama was captured on Instagram saluting a U.S. Marine...while holding a cup of coffee in the same hand. The photo has now wound up on the front page of CNN and is burning up the blogosphere.

Pentagon denies bombing Iraq as Obama mulls attack on ISIS

Sinjar - The Pentagon on Thursday vehemently denied Kurdish reports that US forces had begun bombing Islamist militants in Iraq, as President Barack Obama said he was considering renewed military action in the war-torn nation.

Obama: 'We tortured some folks'

Washington - President Barack Obama has acknowledged that the United States tortured detainees during the ongoing 13-year war against terrorism.

See the video North Korea wants removed from the Internet

Kim Jong-un is shown in this parody of world leaders dancing and goofing off during a digital altered video. While North America and Russia say nothing of their leaders being mocked, North Korea wants the video removed.

President Barack Obama releases statement concerning VA Scandal

Journalist receives unexpected reply from The White House concerning VA Scandal. Says she never expected a reply to come but went out on a limb anyway, this was a topic that breached the heart of our nation. The worst that could happen was no reply."

Quinnipiac: Pres. Obama 'worst president since World War II'

Washington - The latest Quinnipiac poll may be the most troubling for Democrats hoping to hang onto the Senate after midterm elections. In it, Pres. Barack Obama is considered the “worst president” since World War II.

Obama says U.S. should have paid maternity leave

Washington - The United States is the only nation in the industrialized world without paid maternity leave, and President Barack Obama wants to change that.

Shinseki end up 'taking the fall' over VA health care scandal

President Barack Obama announced on Friday that he had accepted Eric Shinseki's resignation as Secretary of Veterans Affairs. This move came after a scathing internal audit that indicated a "systemic" problem has been in the making.

Op-Ed: Will Obama continue supporting child soldiers in South Sudan?

Tuesday's announcement that the United States was targeting both sides in South Sudan's ongoing conflict with sanctions has raised the question of whether the Obama administration will continue to support child soldiers in the war-torn African nation.

Op-Ed: Fatah/Hamas reconciliation represents huge fumble by Kerry

Washington - On Thursday, American/Israeli relations hit the skids after the administration's grandiose mini-summit designed to jump-start Middle East peace talks went south.

Obama puts progress on Cuba relations on back burner

Washington - While U.S. relations with Cuba have improved slowly over the last decades, President Obama seems to be unwilling to push progress any further in the face of resistance from a well-established and organized anti-Cuba lobby.

Keystone XL pipeline green lit by U.S. State Dept report

Washington - In a report released today the United States State department has found that the Keystone XL pipeline would not significantly contribute to greenhouse gas emissions.However,the project has yet to be fully approved by President Barack Obama.

Op-Ed: Financial Planner — Obamacare will be disaster for the economy Special

Findlay - Obamacare will be a disaster for the American economy after citizens are forced to enroll this year, and businesses are required to provide coverage next year, according to a financial planner with 28 years of experience.

Obama signs off on pay raise in 2014 for federal workers

President Barack Obama on Monday authorized a 1 percent pay raise for government workers effective Jan 1, ending a three-year pay freeze for most civilian Federal employees.

President Obama issues tribute to Nelson Mandela

President Barack Obama, the first black American president, has paid tribute to the late President Nelson Mandela, South Africa's first black president.

CBS: Obama's approval dives to 37%

Washington - President Barack Obama's job approval rating has nosedived according to a CBS News poll out Wednesday, dropping from 46 percent to 37 percent in a month’s time.

Op-Ed: Ethanol production created environmental disaster

How the environmentalists sang its praises. All kneel to ethanol, the corn-based green fuel destined to slow global warming.

Merkel demands explanation from Obama about alleged phone tapping

Berlin - German Chancellor Angela Merkel phoned President Barack Obama on Wednesday to demand an "immediate and comprehensive" explanation for alleged US spying on her mobile phone communications.

Op-Ed: Sen. Durbin alleges GOP House leader insulted Obama

Washington - On his Facebook page over the weekend, Illinois Democratic Senator Dick Durbin alleges that a senior Republican in the House of Representatives insulted President Obama directly to his face.

Malala Yousafzai blasts US drone strikes in meeting with Obama

Washington - Malala Yousafzai, the Pakistani schoolgirl who survived a Taliban assassination attempt, met with US President Barack Obama in the White House on Friday and told him that drone strikes kill innocent people and are "fueling terrorism."

Obama to GOP: End 'threats' before we will negotiate

Washington - President Barack Obama on Tuesday said he is more than willing to negotiate on budget issues but not until Republicans agree to re-open the federal government and eliminate the threat of default — with no strings attached.

Op-Ed: Obama to GOP — I got your compromise — right here!

Washington - President Obama took to the stump Monday to remind Republicans of something they already know, but something that isn't getting a wide amount of coverage from the mainstream media that thrives on conflict.

Fox News airs fake story claiming Obama is funding Muslim museum

A fake news story from a parody website found its way on a "Fox & Friends Saturday" segment telling its viewers that during the government shutdown President Barack Obama is using his own money to keep a museum dedicated to Muslim culture open.

Op-Ed: Speaker Boehner finds Obama's response to ransom demand lacking

Washington - Speaking to a bank of microphones and clicking cameras after a meeting with President Obama and other House and Senate Leaders, Speaker of the House John Boehner expressed dissatisfaction with Democratic response to the latest ransom demand.

Op-Ed: Sen. Cruz suggests killing hostage ACA one limb at a time

Washington - Showing that some people are faster learners than others, Texas Republican Senator Ted Cruz is now suggesting that the way to kill the Affordable Care Act, with the cooperation of Democrats in the Senate, is to do it one limb at a time.

Op-Ed: Republican meltdown creates heat felt the world over

Washington - In future political science classes at future universities, the Great Republican Shutdown Debacle of 2013 will be taught as an example of how to take the flagging fortunes of a slumping president and give his legacy new life.

Eggs and shoe thrown at Iranian President as he returns home

Tehran - Eggs and a shoe were thrown at Iranian President Hassan Rowhani on his return from a United Nations' General Assembly meeting in New York City. The incident happened as hundreds of people thanked him for his diplomatic efforts.
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President Barack Obama addressing the Democratic National Convention
President Barack Obama addressing the Democratic National Convention
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All throughout downtown Washington  various stands for seating are currently set up.
All throughout downtown Washington, various stands for seating are currently set up.
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President Barack Obama delivers the first State of the Union address of his second term
President Barack Obama delivers the first State of the Union address of his second term
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Sign from the Democratic National Convention 2012.
Sign from the Democratic National Convention 2012.
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Preparations for next week s Inauguration Ceremony on Capitol Hill. This area  usually open to visit...
Preparations for next week's Inauguration Ceremony on Capitol Hill. This area, usually open to visitors, is now barricaded off as setup takes place.
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President Obama looks over at Mitt Romney during the first debate.
President Obama looks over at Mitt Romney during the first debate.
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President Barack Obama at Ready to Go Rally  Richmond  VA  May 5th  2012
President Barack Obama at Ready to Go Rally, Richmond, VA, May 5th, 2012
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Explosions in Kabul following visit by President Barack Obama.
Explosions in Kabul following visit by President Barack Obama.
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Kenny s BBQ Smokehouse in Washington  DC  where Obama forgot to pay restaurant bill
Kenny's BBQ Smokehouse in Washington, DC, where Obama forgot to pay restaurant bill
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Obama s victory speech as he wins second term
Obama's victory speech as he wins second term
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President Barack Obama addresses citizens at a town hall meeting in Santa Monica  California  Octobe...
President Barack Obama addresses citizens at a town hall meeting in Santa Monica, California, October 9, 2014
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President Obama laughs at the White House Correspondents  Association Dinner at the Washington Hilto...
President Obama laughs at the White House Correspondents' Association Dinner at the Washington Hilton Hotel, Saturday, April 27, 2013, in Washington.
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Obama s victory speech as he wins second term
Obama's victory speech as he wins second term
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On Jan. 13 a full dress Inauguration rehearsal and parade took place on Capitol Hill.  Here is anoth...
On Jan. 13 a full dress Inauguration rehearsal and parade took place on Capitol Hill. Here is another angle in front of the U.S. Capitol Building.
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Holly Solomon  28  was arrested on charges of domestic violence and aggravated assault charges after...
Holly Solomon, 28, was arrested on charges of domestic violence and aggravated assault charges after she allegedly ran down her 36-year-old husband in a parking lot after an argument over politics.
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Rudy Giuliani began ripping into President Barack Obama while speaking at major campaign event for M...
Rudy Giuliani began ripping into President Barack Obama while speaking at major campaign event for Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan in Ohio.
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 One Term More : Broadway stars sing pro-Obama political parody based on Victor Hugo s  Les Misérab...
'One Term More': Broadway stars sing pro-Obama political parody based on Victor Hugo's 'Les Misérables'
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Inauguration seating set up in front of the U.S. Treasury Building
Inauguration seating set up in front of the U.S. Treasury Building
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UN Ambassador Susan Rice and US President Barack Obama at a wreath laying ceremony at the Memorial f...
UN Ambassador Susan Rice and US President Barack Obama at a wreath laying ceremony at the Memorial for UN staff killed in Iraq at the U.N. Headquarters in NYC.
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