Barack Obama

This cover image released by Crown Publishing Group shows "Becoming," by Michelle Obama, which comes out Nov. 13.
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September 12, 2018 - 8:39 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Michelle Obama will visit 10 cities to promote her memoir "Becoming," a tour featuring arenas and other performing centers to accommodate crowds far too big for any bookstore. The former first lady will begin at the United Center in her native Chicago on Nov. 13, the book's release...
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U.S. President Donald Trump is greeted by former U.S. President Barack Obama after delivering his inaugural address during the presidential inauguration ceremony at the U.S. Capitol in Washington D.C., the United States, on Jan. 20, 2017.
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Shara Dae Howard
September 10, 2018 - 8:15 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Both President Donald Trump and former President Barack Obama claim credit for rights to a growing economy — but who is really responsible? A look at both of their accomplishments and downfalls would be a start, but Howard Trauger, wealth manager at Carnegie...
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Jack Gruber-USA TODAY NETWORK
September 07, 2018 - 3:14 pm
URBANA, Ill. (AP) — Former President Barack Obama issued a scorching critique of his successor Friday, blasting President Donald Trump's pattern of pressuring the Justice Department, his policies and reminding voters that the economic recovery — one of Trump's favorite talking points — began on his...
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September 02, 2018 - 9:15 am
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Sen. John McCain's final journey ended Sunday on a grassy hill at the U.S. Naval Academy within view of the Severn River and earshot of midshipmen present and future, and alongside a lifelong friend. A horse-drawn caisson carrying the senator's casket led a procession of...
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Meghan McCain speaks at a memorial service for her father, Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., at Washington Nationals Cathedral in Washington, Saturday, Sept. 1, 2018. McCain died Aug. 25, from brain cancer at age 81.
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September 01, 2018 - 11:27 am
By Laurie Kellman, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — John McCain's daughter opened his memorial service by posing her father's legacy as a direct challenge to President Donald Trump, setting a tone that echoed the senator's own fighting spirit as former Presidents Barack Obama and George W. Bush...
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The flag-draped casket bearing the remains of Sen. John McCain of Arizona, who lived and worked in Congress over four decades, is carried into the U.S. Capitol rotunda.
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September 01, 2018 - 8:39 am
By Laurie Kellman, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — John McCain is getting a presidential farewell, but not from the actual sitting president. At McCain's request, former Presidents Barack Obama, a Democrat, and George W. Bush, a Republican, are speaking about the six-term senator on Saturday at...
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Ariana Grande, left, laughs with Bishop Charles H. Ellis during the funeral service for Aretha Franklin at Greater Grace Temple, Friday, Aug. 31, 2018, in Detroit. Franklin died Aug. 16, 2018 of pancreatic cancer at the age of 76.
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August 31, 2018 - 4:40 pm
By Jeff Karoub, Associated Press DETROIT (AP) — An all-star lineup of mourners filled a Detroit church with prayers and songs Friday for Aretha Franklin's funeral, honoring her not just as the Queen of Soul but also as a lifelong friend, family member, churchgoer and activist. Guests at the Greater...
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A military honor guard carries the casket of Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., after a memorial service at North Phoenix Baptist Church Thursday, Aug. 30, 2018, in Phoenix.
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August 31, 2018 - 7:58 am
By Laurie Kellman, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — It's Washington's turn to say goodbye to the late Sen. John McCain. And McCain is saying farewell — his way. The six-term Republican senator, who lived and worked in nation's capital over four decades, will lie in state under the U.S. Capitol...
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Former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin speaks to guests at the Iowa Freedom Summit on January 24, 2015 in Des Moines, Iowa.
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August 30, 2018 - 11:21 am
By Kyle Feldscher, CNN (CNN) -- Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin is not invited to any of the memorial services for her former running mate, Arizona Sen. John McCain, a source tells CNN. Palin was rocketed onto the national stage in the summer of 2008 after McCain picked her to be his running mate in...
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 In this Oct. 11, 2008, file photo, Republican presidential candidate Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., speaks at a rally in Davenport, Iowa.
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August 26, 2018 - 8:37 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Presidents past and present joined members of Congress from both parties and world leaders in mourning Sen. John McCain and praising him for a lifetime of service and accomplishments as plans began taking shape to honor him in Washington and his home state. Former Presidents...
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