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Obama, Senate GOP work together on trade bill

The Obama administration and Senate Republicans worked in unusual harmony Tuesday to…

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AP Photo/Pablo Martinez MonsivaisPresident Barack Obama speaks at the Ray & Joan Kroc Corps Community Center

Obama restricts police military gear, says it can alienate

President Barack Obama ended long-running federal transfers of some combat-style gear to…

AP Photo/Pablo Martinez MonsivaisPresident Barack Obama speaks at the Ray & Joan Kroc Corps Community Center
AP Photo/Jacquelyn MartinPresident Barack Obama speaks during a meeting with Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Nayef and Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman

Gulf leaders gather in Washington to push Obama on Iran

Gulf nation leaders gathered Wednesday in Washington to warn President Barack Obama…

AP Photo/Jacquelyn MartinPresident Barack Obama speaks during a meeting with Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Nayef and Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman
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Senate Democrats block action on Obama's trade agenda

Senate Democrats dealt President Barack Obama a stinging setback on trade Tuesday,…

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White House denies Obama's Gulf overtures are unraveling

The White House on Monday raced to dispel the notion that President…

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Documentary on T-rex discovery leads to pardon request

Pete Larson has discovered thousands of fossils around the world, co-authored three…

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AP Photo/Susan WalshPresident Barack Obama walks the Anhinga Trail at Everglades National Park

Obama sounds alarm on climate damage in visit to Everglades

Amid lurking alligators and the steamy heat of Florida's Everglades, President Barack…

AP Photo/Susan WalshPresident Barack Obama walks the Anhinga Trail at Everglades National Park
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Obama could ease many Iranian sanctions without Congress

Even if Congress rejects his final Iranian nuclear deal, President Barack Obama…

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Obama makes new push on middle-class tax proposals

President Barack Obama promoted his tax proposals Wednesday while criticizing congressional Republicans…

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Obama removes Cuba from state sponsor of terror list

President Barack Obama will remove Cuba from the list of state sponsors…

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Senate panel OKs bill giving Congress say on Iran nuke deal

A Senate panel has unanimously approved a bill that would give Congress…

AP Photo/Andrew HarnikHouse Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi of Calif. arrives on Capitol Hill in Washington
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Obama, Castro to meet Saturday amid bid to restore Cuba ties

President Barack Obama and Cuban President Raul Castro plan their first substantial,…

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AP Photo/Jacquelyn MartinPresident Barack Obama smile next to the Easter Bunny during the White House Easter Egg Roll on the South Lawn of White House in Washington

Pesky spring guest buzzes Obama's Easter egg roll

A flying, buzzing harbinger of spring briefly upstaged President Barack Obama at…

AP Photo/Jacquelyn MartinPresident Barack Obama smile next to the Easter Bunny during the White House Easter Egg Roll on the South Lawn of White House in Washington
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Secret Service chief forcefully denies reports of crash

The recently installed director of the scandal-plagued Secret Service is going on…

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AP Photo/Molly RileySecret Service Director Joseph Clancy testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington

Secret Service director says he's working on agency culture

The new head of the Secret Service admitted to Congress Tuesday that…

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AP Photo/ Evan VucciA Secret Service officer and Secret Service agents provide security as Marine One carries President Barack Obama off the South Lawn of the White House

White House: Obama still confident in Secret Service chief

A presidential spokesman expressed confidence Thursday in the Secret Service director despite…

AP Photo/ Evan VucciA Secret Service officer and Secret Service agents provide security as Marine One carries President Barack Obama off the South Lawn of the White House
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GOP tries to undercut nuclear deal with warning to Iran

Republican lawmakers warned the leaders of Iran on Monday that any nuclear…

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AP Photo/Carolyn KasterPresident Barack Obama smiles while participating in a town-hall meeting at Benedict College

Obama: Ferguson report exposed racially biased system

The police situation in Ferguson, Missouri, was "oppressive and abusive," President Barack…

AP Photo/Carolyn KasterPresident Barack Obama smiles while participating in a town-hall meeting at Benedict College
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House nears passage of Homeland bill without conditions

In a major victory for President Barack Obama, the Republican-led House overcame…

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AP Photo/Jacquelyn MartinPresident Barack Obama speaks during a meeting with members of the Task Force on 21st Century Policing

Obama: 'Now is the moment' for police to make changes

President Barack Obama said Monday the deaths of unarmed black men in…

AP Photo/Jacquelyn MartinPresident Barack Obama speaks during a meeting with members of the Task Force on 21st Century Policing