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January 26, 2013
Democrats may stand in Obama's way on gun measures
WASHINGTON (AP) -- As the Senate prepares to begin debating new gun control measures, some of President Barack Obama's fellow Democrats are poised to frustrate his efforts to enact the most sweeping limits on weapons in decades. These Democrats from largely rural states with strong...
January 26, 2013 - 9:00pm
January 25, 2013
Court says Obama appointments violate constitution
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama violated the Constitution when he bypassed the Senate last year to appoint three members of the National Labor Relations Board, a federal appeals court ruled Friday in a far-reaching decision that could severely limit a chief executive's powers...
January 25, 2013 - 10:00pm
January 24, 2013
Democrats reintroduce assault weapons ban
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Congressional Democrats are reintroducing legislation to ban assault weapons but the measure faces long odds even after last month's mass school shooting in Newtown, Conn. The measure being unveiled Thursday is authored by Democratic Sen. Dianne Feinstein of California,...
January 24, 2013 - 1:30pm
January 21, 2013
Obama: Privilege to use King's Bible in inaugural
President Barack Obama says it was a privilege to take the oath of office using a Bible that had been owned by the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. Obama paused by a statue of King in the Capitol Rotunda after a luncheon hosted by members of Congress. He was accompanied by his wife,...
January 21, 2013 - 7:30pm
January 2, 2013
Obama's Hawaii vacation: Day 1
KAILUA, Hawaii (AP) -- How President Barack Obama spent the first day of his holiday vacation in Hawaii on Wednesday: -- REJOINING THE FAMILY: Obama arrived in Honolulu early Wednesday morning after spending the time between Christmas and New Year's Day in Washington as Congress...
January 2, 2013 - 9:32pm
November 18, 2012
Obama to speak at Myanmar campus scarred by past
YANGON, Myanmar (AP) -- The soldiers began to shoot students at Rangoon University at 6:30 p.m. Hla Shwe watched, cowering in a nearby building, as his friends died. "I heard the shouting," he recalled. "They shot whoever they saw." It was July 7, 1962, the day rage at the military's...
November 18, 2012 - 11:00pm
Myanmar ready for historic Obama visit
YANGON, Myanmar (AP) -- President Barack Obama's historic visit to Myanmar on Monday is meant to show America's support for the country's transition to democracy. The White House has cautioned that Obama's trip to the former pariah state should not be viewed as a "victory celebration"...
November 18, 2012 - 9:08pm
November 17, 2012
Obama, Maroney 'not impressed' photo spreads fast
Even McKayla Maroney was impressed. A photo of the Olympic gold medalist gymnast and President Barack Obama doing her now-famous "McKayla Maroney is not impressed" face went viral Saturday after the White House posted it on Twitter. The two took the picture Thursday when Maroney...
November 17, 2012 - 10:00pm
November 9, 2012
Hollande makes 'friendly' mistake in note to Obama
PARIS (AP) -- French President Francois Hollande's attempt to sign a note congratulating Barack Obama for getting re-elected wound up lost in translation -- and all over Twitter. In the great Gallic tradition of murdering the English language, Hollande ended the letter to the U...
November 9, 2012 - 10:12pm
October 2, 2012
Campaign travel offers Obama view of tough economy
JULIE PACE Associated Press HENDERSON, Nev. (AP) -- Sometimes all President Barack Obama has to do is look out the window to get a firsthand look at the country's economic woes. This week in this town, the presidential motorcade speeds past opulent homes lining manmade Lake...
October 2, 2012 - 7:00pm
September 24, 2012
Obama responds to Romney's tough talk on Mideast
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama, defending his foreign policy record at a time of anti-American rage in the Muslim world, fired back at suggestions from Republican Mitt Romney that the president has been weak with allies and enemies alike. In an interview airing the night...
September 24, 2012 - 2:00am
September 6, 2012
Obama's night: Making his case for a second term
DAVID ESPO Associated Press CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- His re-election in doubt, President Barack Obama aimed to persuade economically strapped middle class America to return him to the White House in a prime-time speech Thursday night closing out the Democratic National Convention....
September 6, 2012 - 4:00pm
September 2, 2012
Fiery Obama embarks on march to the Dem convention
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- President Barack Obama lampooned the just-completed Republican National Convention as better-suited to an era of black-and-white TV and " trickle-down, you're on your own" economics Saturday, and declared that Mitt Romney "did not offer a single new idea" to...
September 2, 2012 - 11:00am
August 24, 2012
Obama campaign forced to find new venue for visit
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) -- President Barack Obama was forced to find another venue for a Virginia campaign event next week after the University of Virginia declined a request to use the campus. University officials had said Friday that they had met with the campaign about using...
August 24, 2012 - 11:00pm
August 8, 2012
Obama's welfare waiver: Gutting rules or tweaking?
RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) -- Welfare is causing a ruckus in the presidential campaign. But the program is a shadow of its old self from the 1970s, when Ronald Reagan used the image of "welfare queens" to assail government poverty programs promoted...
August 8, 2012 - 8:00pm