Tag Archives: President Barack Obama

The Latest: Medvedez slams 'anti-Russian death throes'

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the tensions between the United States & Russia over hacking attacks in the US elections (All times EST) 4:1 5 a.m. Prime Minister Dmitry…

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The Latest: Search for bodies in burned warehouse resumes

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on a deadly fire in an Oakland warehouse (all times local): 12:15 p.m. The search for more peopled killed in an Oakland warehouse fire…

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Considered twice before, Garland gets call to top court

By Lawrence Hurley WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Merrick Garland, the federal appeals court judge picked by President Barack Obama for the Supreme Court, was twice before considered as a nominee for…

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Senate panel approves Myanmar nominee

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A U.S. Senate committee approved President Barack Obama's nominee to be ambassador to Myanmar on Thursday, after the administration assured panel members it would not quickly alter…

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Obama: diagnostic tests, vaccines and treatments needed for Zika virus

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Barack Obama on Tuesday called for the rapid development of tests, vaccines & treatments to fight the Zika virus, following a briefing on the spread…

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Obama unveils wage insurance plan to spur job seekers

View gallery U.S. President Barack Obama greets local residents at the Baton Rouge regional airport before his de … By Ayesha Rascoe WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Barack Obama on Saturday…

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Obama knocks Trump, voices optimism in speech to set 2016 tone

By Jeff Mason & Roberta Rampton WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Barack Obama took aim on Tuesday at Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump & accused critics of playing into the hands…

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Obama, wiping tears, makes new push to tighten gun rules

By Roberta Rampton & Ayesha Rascoe WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Wiping back tears as he remembered children killed in a mass shooting, President Barack Obama on Tuesday ordered stricter gun rules…

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The Latest: Obamas return to their vacation rental home

KAILUA, Hawaii (AP) — The latest on President Barack Obama's annual two-week vacation in Hawaii (all times local): 11:16 p.m. President Barack Obama & first lady Michelle Obama have returned…

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The Latest: Obama finishes round of golf at exclusive club

KAILUA, Hawaii (AP) — The Latest on President Barack Obama's annual two-week vacation in Hawaii (all times local): 5:55 p.m. President Barack Obama wrapped up day three of his Hawaii…

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