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CBS News
October 25, 2019 - 12:24 pm
The funeral service for the late longtime Maryland congressman Elijah Cummings, who died last week at the age of 68, drew a who's-who of Washington to the New Psalmist Baptist Church in Baltimore Friday. Cummings lay in state Thursday in the U.S. Capitol. Former Presidents Barack Obama and Bill...
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AP News
October 25, 2019 - 9:30 am
BALTIMORE (AP) — Congressman and civil rights leader Elijah Cummings was remembered Friday as a "fierce champion of truth, justice and kindness" at a funeral that brought Washington politicians and ordinary people alike to the Baltimore church where he worshipped for nearly four decades. "It is no...
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July 05, 2019 - 11:12 am
Italian airline Alitalia has apologized for a controversial promotional video featuring an actor in blackface portraying President Barack Obama after social media users lashed out at the airline over what they called a racist move. The ad, which ran in Italian, was part of a series of videos...
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AP
June 19, 2019 - 1:33 pm
WASHINGTON — The Trump administration on Wednesday completed one of its biggest rollbacks of environmental rules, replacing a landmark Obama-era effort that sought to wean the nation's electrical grid off coal-fired power plants and their climate-damaging pollution. Environmental Protection Agency...
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USA Today
April 23, 2019 - 2:05 pm
LOS ANGELES - A May 4 ceremony to rename a South Los Angeles street in honor of former President Barack Obama will coincide with a daylong music and street festival featuring musical guests Doug E. Fresh, Yo-Yo, BJ the Chicago Kid, Battlecat and Kurrupt, city officials announced today. The Los...
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AP
April 11, 2019 - 12:10 pm
WASHINGTON — Former Obama administration White House counsel Greg Craig was indicted Thursday on charges of making false statements and concealing information in a Justice Department foreign lobbying investigation that intersected with the Russia probe. Craig was charged in a two-count indictment...
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AP
December 21, 2018 - 10:31 am
(CBS News) -- Signs have gone up naming a section of a Los Angeles-area freeway as the President Barack H. Obama Highway. The signs posted Thursday on State Route 134 apply to a stretch running from State Route 2 in Glendale, through the Eagle Rock section of Los Angeles to Interstate 210 in...
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AP
November 21, 2018 - 9:52 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Chief Justice John Roberts is pushing back against President Donald Trump for his description of a judge who ruled against Trump's migrant asylum policy as an "Obama judge." It's the first time the Republican-appointed leader of the federal judiciary has offered even a hint of...
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AP
October 23, 2018 - 7:38 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Sandra Day O'Connor, the first woman on the Supreme Court, announced Tuesday that she has the beginning stages of dementia, "probably Alzheimer's disease." O'Connor made the announcement in a letter. The 88-year-old said her diagnosis was made some time ago and that as her...
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USA Today
September 09, 2018 - 10:04 am
(CNS/KNX 1070) -- Former President Obama energized fellow Democrats at a gathering in Orange County this weekend. He was there to help support seven Democratic candidates in competitive House districts across California. The former President warned about the consequences of staying on the sidelines...
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