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White House Says Mount McKinley to be Renamed Denali

President Barack Obama says he’s changing the name of the tallest mountain in North America from Mount McKinley to Denali.

08/30/2015

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Obama’s Summer Playlists Released On Spotify

Spotify users can now boogie down to President Barack Obama’s favorite jams.

08/14/2015

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American Flag Raised Above Embassy In Cuba For First Time In 54 Years

Washington’s top diplomat flew to Havana on Friday to raise the Stars and Stripes over the newly opened U.S. Embassy.

08/14/2015

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Social Security Disability Fund Projected To Run Dry In 2016

The 11 million people who receive Social Security disability face steep benefit cuts next year — unless Congress acts, the government said Wednesday.

07/22/2015

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Study: Illegal Immigration From Mexico Down Nationwide

The number of people from Mexico attempting to cross the border illegally has declined nationwide, according to a new study from Pew Research Center.

07/22/2015

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Movie ‘Southside With Me’ Tells The Story Of The Obamas’ First Date

The world will soon get more insight to the first date of President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama via the film “Southside With Me”.

07/16/2015

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Probe: Bogus Enrollees Kept Getting ‘Obamacare’

Phony applicants that investigators signed up last year under President Barack Obama’s health care law got automatically re-enrolled for 2015. Some were rewarded with even bigger taxpayer subsidies for their insurance premiums, a congressional probe has found.

07/16/2015

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President Obama Greeted With Confederate Flags In Oklahoma

Protesters waved Confederate flags as the president arrived in Oklahoma on Wednesday.

07/16/2015

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House Dem Leader Pelosi Backs Iran Nuclear Deal

House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi says the nuclear deal negotiated by the United States, Iran and Western powers “will have my strong support.”

07/16/2015

U.S. President Barack Obama holds a news conference in the East Room of the White House July 15, 2015 in Washington, DC. Obama took questions from reporters about the agreement between the permanent members of the United Nations Security Council plus Germany and Iran over that country's nuclear program. Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Republicans in Congress oppose the deal that will lift economic sanctions against Iran and put its nuclear program on hold for 10-12 years.  (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Obama Defends Nuclear Deal With Iran

The president said the historic deal is the only way to avert a war with Iran and a nuclear arms race in the Middle East.

07/15/2015

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