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Obama honors Mel Brooks, others in arts and humanities

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama on Thursday paid tribute to comedian Mel Brooks, chef Jose Andres, NPR interviewer Terry Gross and others at a White House ceremony celebrating “creators who give every piece of themselves to their craft.” 369 more words

Celebrities

A Legacy of "Hope and Change"?

By Jeff Weak at Your Voice Your Ad

Did you hear about President Obama’s comments to Congressional Black Caucus Foundation? In his speech he told them to not screw up his legacy. 507 more words

GOP

Obama, Iraqi leader to strategize on fight to reclaim Mosul

NEW YORK (AP) — President Barack Obama and Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi will strategize about the upcoming offensive to take back the northern city of Mosul when they meet on the sidelines of the U.N. 549 more words

National

FLOTUS and POTUS in Essence magazine.

The National Museum of African American History and Culture

You must visit – at least once in your lifetime.  Located in Washington, DC, the 400,000-square-foot building is on five acres on the National Mall.  I’m so happy this is happening during Barack Obama’s presidency.   200 more words

Obama meets with Laotian president

VIENTIANE, Laos (AP) — The Latest on President Barack Obama’s trip to Asia (all times local):

10:30 a.m.

President Barack Obama is meeting with Laotian President Bounnhang Vorachit on the first visit to the Southeast Asian country by a sitting American president. 605 more words

Politics

{Book Attraction} Obama's Legacy: What He Accomplished as President by:Michael I. Days

As President Obama’s time in the White House draws to a close, this celebratory book documents his transformative accomplishments.

Evidence indicates President Barack Obama has been tremendously successful and effective by objective measures. 130 more words

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