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President Barack Obama, seen here delivering last year’s State of the Union, will give his annual address at 9 p.m. Tuesday. PBS NewsHour will live stream the event, plus the GOP’s response. WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama used...
In honor of Martin Luther King Jr., students from Washington, D.C.’s Watkins Elementary gathered Friday to celebrate what has become an annual tradition. Each year the fifth grade students study and reenact the “I have a Dream”...
pic.twitter.com/5hr2brBJQt — joachim (@joachimroncin) January 7, 2015 More often than not, someone coins a phrase or posts a photo on Twitter that gets adopted by the masses and evolves into a trending conversation. This most recently...
U.S. President Barack Obama speaks during his State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress on Capitol Hill in Washington, Jan. 25, 2011. Photo by Jim Young/ReutersWASHINGTON — A Maryland man who returned home last month after spending...
Sen. Ted Cruz, R-TX, addresses the Heritage Action’s second annual Conservative Policy Summit in Washington Jan. 12, 2015. He told the gathering that Republicans should “use every procedural tool available” to repeal Obamacare....
Photo by Flickr user CarSpotter. On the eve of President Barack Obama’s State of the Union address and days before the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, Oxfam predicts a widening wealth gap and points a finger at lobbying for much the of...