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Cuba - climbing out of the past

It seems a lifetime ago now but just ahead of the US presidential visit, we achieved a long-held ambition to visit Cuba.

When I¬†saw Obama’s entourage on the news, sheltering from the torrential rain under their umbrellas, I thought of the dozens of families living in this derelict building next door to us in Havana. 264 more words


Obama: 'My Daughters Want To Meet Messi.'

The President of the United States of America visited Argentina for the first time in his life with his two daughters – Sasha and Malia. 96 more words

General News

When the president comes to town

Being a reporter has afforded me lots of interesting opportunities over the past few years, but none so cool as sitting in a community center gymnasium in my hometown while the president of the United States spoke. 352 more words

West Virginia

Anchorage after Obama

Yes these are Obama’s flowers! It’s no secret that Obama stayed at the hotel I work at. Well maybe it was a little bit of a secret until the barriers went up and the dogs moved in. 438 more words


Photos : Buhari Arrives Ghana For Security Talks

President Buhari of Nigeria being welcomed by the Ghanaian President John Mahama. Pictures below


Obama Fever tears through Anchorage

I was hoping there were going to be crowds of people downtown like the last time I was in New York City and the pope was due but Anchorage looks deserted tonight. 489 more words


What I would show Obama if he and I were chillin' in Anchorage

Obama says he wants to talk to the real people of Alaska who working in fishing and tourism so that would include me. Being an actor as well as a tourism worker I would give him a behind the scenes tour of the town, what he might not see on the official tour but would be slightly juicier. 834 more words