Republicans to back Obama's student loan plan House Republicans are willing to give President Barack Obama a rare win, the chairman of the Education and Workforce Committee said Thursday in outlining a deal that would let college students avoid a costly hike on their student loans. More
Obama to open middle-class jobs, opportunity tour Aiming to show he's still focused on creating jobs, President Barack Obama is beginning a series of quick trips around the country to resurrect ideas from his State of the Union address that became overshadowed by the intense debates over gun control, immigration and automatic spending cuts. More
GOP boycotts health care advisory board House and Senate Republican leaders told President Barack Obama Thursday that they will refuse to nominate candidates to serve on an advisory board that is to play a role in holding down Medicare costs under the new health care act. More
Original ricin suspect was held despite evidence pointing to another man After keeping Elvis impersonator James Kevin Curtis in jail for a week, interrogating him while he was chained to a chair and turning his house upside down, federal authorities had no confession or physical evidence tying him to the ricin-laced letters sent to President Obama and other public officials. More
Obama signs legislation ending FAA furloughs President Barack Obama has signed into law a bill to end furloughs of air traffic controllers. The furloughs stemmed from the automatic, across-the-board spending cuts that started taking effect in March. Millions of air travelers were affected recently by delayed flights across the country because of the furloughs. More
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New football ground in school - Chennai Online ... protests in Delhi against rail fare hike | Palestinian leaders urge India to boycott Israeli products | Obama stands firm on political... 07/22/2014 - 9:02 am | View Link
Corporation school teachers receive certificates - Chennai Online ... protests in Delhi against rail fare hike | Palestinian leaders urge India to boycott Israeli products | Obama stands firm on political... 07/22/2014 - 9:02 am | View Link
Ajith and Trisha parents - Chennai Online ... protests in Delhi against rail fare hike | Palestinian leaders urge India to boycott Israeli products | Obama stands firm on political... 07/22/2014 - 8:58 am | View Link
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Few Olive Branches for Tech in Obama NSA Speech Obama never mentioned two issues about which tech executives have expressed concerns: secret government taps on overseas data centers and the weakening of encryption standards. The president took a step toward acknowledging one of the industry’s biggest ... 01/16/2014 - 11:00 am | View Link
Obama taps Dutchess County native Jeh C. Johnson to be Homeland Security boss WASHINGTON >> President Barack Obama on Friday nominated the Pentagon’s former top lawyer, who hails from Dutchess County ... to dismantle the core of the al-Qaida terror organization overseas and to repeal the ban on openly gay service members in ... 10/18/2013 - 3:09 am | View Link
Obama taps ex-Pentagon lawyer as DHS chief He credited Johnson with helping design and implement policies to dismantle the core of the al-Qaida terror organization overseas and to repeal the ban on openly gay service members in the U.S. military. "He's been there in the Situation Room, at the table ... 10/18/2013 - 12:43 am | View Link
Obama Taps Caroline Kennedy for Japan Post The Obama administration has tapped Caroline Kennedy, daughter of former president John F. Kennedy, to serve as the U.S. ambassador to Japan, the White House officially announced Wednesday. A critical early supporter and fundraiser for President Barack ... 07/25/2013 - 5:21 am | View Link
Obama taps overseas donor pool “Mona is an extraordinarily accomplished and engaging woman, who will speak about her experience as one of the President’s closest and most trusted advisers, and share her insights into the current state of the re-election campaign,” according to a ... 06/23/2012 - 1:06 am | View Link
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the tap: Behold your Queen! Michelle Obama is a man Anonymous said... Follow Up:-Michelle Obama, First Lady of the United States, was born Michael LaVaughn Robinson in Chicago, Illinois on January 17th, 1964. 07/31/2014 - 3:16 pm | View Website
Presidency of Barack Obama The Presidency of Barack Obama began at noon EST on January 20, 2009, when he became the 44th President of the United States. Obama was a United States Senator from ... 07/30/2014 - 11:50 am | View Website
An Army Reserve center in Kentucky will be renamed in honor of an officer from southwestern Pennsylvania who was killed by a roadside bomb in Iraq.
The 81st Regional Support Command will honor U. S. Army Maj. Michael L. Mundell during a ceremony Sunday at Fort Campbell, Kentucky.
Police in southern New Jersey say a man under indictment for theft may have staged an accident with one of his boats.
The Press reports a flier circulated among law enforcement agencies says the 45-year-old Biddle is believed to have staged the accident.
The Los Angeles Angels placed left-hander Tyler Skaggs on the 15-day disabled list Friday because of a strained forearm and recalled left-hander Michael Roth from Double-A Arkansas.
Angels manager Mike Scioscia hopes Skaggs will pitch again this season, but says the injury "might take a little bit of time" to heal
 it adds more pressure to calls from bird advocates to modify the design of the glassy building.
The Vikings say the team and the authority overseeing the stadium have agreed to implement lighting procedures to prevent bird collisions.
There are reports of injuries after a San Francisco light-rail train collided with a big rig truck in the city's Bayview neighborhood.
Fire officials tell the San Francisco Chronicle about 40 people had injuries that could be treated at the scene of the Friday afternoon crash. Two people had more serious injuries.
San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency spokesman Paul Rose tells the newspaper none of the injured required transportation to the hospital as of 2:15 p.m., about 45 minutes after the crash.
Information from: San Francisco Chronicle, http://www.sfgate.com