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Speaking with students during her weeklong tour of China, Michelle Obama touted the power of study abroad programs as an important portion of U.S. foreign policy and encouraged youth from all races and socioeconomic backgrounds to pursue educational diversity.  (Photo by Alexander F. Yuan - Pool /Getty Images)

First Lady Urges More Americans To Study Abroad: Not Just For ‘Wealthy Students’

Speaking with students during her weeklong tour of China, Michelle Obama touted the power of study abroad programs as an important portion of U.S. foreign policy and encouraged youth from all races and socioeconomic backgrounds to pursue educational diversity.

03/25/2014

Barack Obama (Photo credit: JIM WATSON/AFP/GettyImages)

Opinion: Obama Should Release His College Transcripts

Forget Romney’s taxes that will simply confirm his wealthy. Let’s see Obama’s college transcripts and find out what is necessary for him to hide.

08/07/2012

The seal of the U.S. State Department is seen at the State Department briefing room in Washington, D.C. on Feb. 4, 2011. (credit: NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

State Department: Background Checks On Foreign Exchange Hosts Not ‘Feasible’

Despite dozens of allegations of neglect and sexual abuse over the years, the U.S. State Department has scrapped a plan to require FBI-based fingerprint searches for people hosting foreign high school exchange students, according to documents obtained by The Associated Press.

03/14/2012

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