Where Did Hopes For Obama Go?

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  • Professor explains wild airline rant: In-flight cigarette was ‘revolutionary’ act of ‘civil disobedience’Professor explains wild airline rant: In-flight cigarette was ‘revolutionary’ act of ‘civil disobedience’
    A Penn State professor was arrested over the weekend in a bizarre videotaped incident that went viral. Karen Halnon, who teaches sociology at the university’s Abington campus, was flying from Nicaragua to Miami when she lit up a cigarette and ranted about Venezuela and President Barack Obama. More
  • 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 tourObama 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 boardGOP 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
  • Wayne Rooney comments on Man Utd's title hopes ahead of Chelsea trip
    He then passed the penalty-taking mantle to Anthony Martial, who also found the net three minutes later after being bundled over by Sener Ozbayrakli. Twelve years on, this was a more sedate performance from the club's longest-serving player, and something ...
    10/22/2016 - 2:49 pm | View Link
  • Toronto FC hopes to paint the town Red
    Look as far as you can down Major League Soccer’s Eastern Conference table. There you’ll find lowly Chicago, a side set to serve as Toronto FC’s weekend sparring partner — a final tuneup ahead of next week’s playoffs. The situation, of course, is ...
    10/22/2016 - 8:30 am | View Link
  • Robert Quinn hopes to be cleared to play before Rams take on Giants in London
    He stood in the drizzling rain Thursday wearing full practice gear, a knitted cap and a broad smile. Rams defensive end Robert Quinn was anything but gloomy. Neither were his teammates and coaches. Because after two games of unsuccessfully trying to make ...
    10/22/2016 - 8:15 am | View Link
  • James Woods Says He Hopes Twitter User He Sued For Defamation Died Screaming His Name
    Screenshot of James Woods saying that he’ll follow anyone who libels him to the bowels of Hell (Hollywood Reporter/Twitter) Back in the summer of 2015, actor James Woods sued a semi-anonymous Twitter user for $10 million after the user called him a ...
    10/22/2016 - 8:12 am | View Link
  • Toledo hopes to extend another winning streak
    Last week, the University of Toledo football team extended its win streak to seven games against rival Bowling Green. The Rockets will try to extend another series streak to seven games as they host Central Michigan today at the Glass Bowl. Toledo (5-1, 2 ...
    10/22/2016 - 8:11 am | View Link
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  • HOPES | New Jersey Community Action Agency | Making Change ...
    HOPES is a Non-Profit Agency established in 1964 that provides programs which respond to the social, educational, and training needs of the community.
    10/17/2016 - 8:21 am | View Website
  • Northern Nevada HOPES
    Northern Nevada HOPES is a community health center in Reno, NV. We provide medical and wellness services to the insured and uninsured in our community.
    10/16/2016 - 4:26 am | View Website
  • Hope | Definition of Hope by Merriam-Webster
    The goal raised the hopes of the team. The hope is that there will be a settlement soon. The lawyers do not want to raise false hopes of an early settlement.
    10/15/2016 - 11:08 am | View Website
  • Hopes
    hope (hōp) v. hoped, hop·ing, hopes. v.intr. 1. To wish for a particular event that one considers possible: We are hoping for more financial support.
    10/14/2016 - 4:46 pm | View Website
  • Hope | Define Hope at Dictionary.com
    Hope definition, the feeling that what is wanted can be had or that events will turn out for the best: to give up hope. See more.
    10/13/2016 - 4:04 pm | View Website
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