Barack Obama

August 18, 2019 - 1:18 pm
( AP ) -- A basketball jersey believed to have been worn by former President Barack Obama while he was at a Honolulu prep school has sold at auction for $120,000. Heritage Auctions said the jersey sold Saturday night in Dallas to a collector of American and sports artifacts who didn't wish to be...
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July 25, 2019 - 6:08 pm
( WBBM ) – A high school basketball jersey worn by President Barack Obama in the late-1970s is expected to draw a winning bid of at least $100,000 next month, auctioneers say. The game-worn jersey will be auctioned off Aug. 17 by Heritage Auctions. It is displaying the piece of sports memorabilia...
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AP
February 20, 2019 - 9:39 am
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Former President Barack Obama and Golden State Warriors superstar Stephen Curry told a roomful of minority boys on Tuesday that they matter and urged them to make the world a better place. Obama was in Oakland, California, to mark the fifth anniversary of My Brother's Keeper...
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AP
December 05, 2018 - 7:14 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The death of George H.W. Bush is bringing together the five remaining members of an oh-so-exclusive fraternity — the presidents club. But for President Donald Trump, it may not be an entirely comfortable reunion, throwing him together with former occupants of the Oval Office who...
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AP
October 25, 2018 - 4:30 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on pipe bombs sent to prominent critics of President Donald Trump (all times local): 7:02 p.m. A law enforcement source tells The Associated Press that Miami-Dade police have gone to the mail-sorting facility in Opa-Locka, Florida, at the request of the FBI in...
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AP
October 24, 2018 - 7:30 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House is condemning attempted attacks made against former President Barack Obama, former President Bill Clinton and Hillary Clinton. White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders says in a statement Wednesday: "These terrorizing acts are despicable, and anyone...
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USA Today
August 29, 2018 - 9:13 am
(KNX 1070) - Los Angeles will rename a street after former President Barack Obama. The city council voted unanimously this week to change Rodeo Road to Obama Boulevard. The street runs from near the Culver City border to South Central LA. Mayor Eric Garcetti said in a tweet, "We’re thrilled that...
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Associated Press
August 15, 2018 - 7:47 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House has acknowledged error in its false claim that President Donald Trump created three times as many jobs for African-Americans than President Barack Obama. It was a rare admission of fault for an administration that frequently skews data and overstates economic gains...
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Associated Press
July 18, 2018 - 7:25 am
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — South Africans along with former U.S. President Barack Obama were marking the centennial of anti-apartheid leader Nelson Mandela's birth on Wednesday with acts of charity in a country still struggling with deep economic inequality 24 years after the end of white minority rule...
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USA Today
July 14, 2018 - 10:26 am
(CBS News) - President Trump on Saturday blamed the Obama administration for not responding aggressively enough to Russian hacking of Democratic targets in the 2016 U.S. election — cyberattacks underpinning the indictment announced Fridayof 12 Russian military intelligence officers. Mr. Trump's...
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