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Immigrant rights activists shout slogans in front of the White House on August 28, 2014 in Washington, DC. Photo by Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty ImagesWASHINGTON — With impeachment threats and potential lawsuits looming, President Barack Obama knows...
175,000 people participated in “Twitch Plays Pokémon,” a collaborative playthrough of the popular children’s game that crowdsourced directions from Twitch viewers.On Monday, Amazon announced that it had finalized a deal to acquire Twitch.tv, a live...
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama will speak at 4 p.m. from the White House before convening a meeting with his national security team on the militant threat in Syria and Iraq. The U.S. is already launching airstrikes against Islamic State group...
WASHINGTON — The Obama administration isn’t outlining any immediate punishment of Russia even as it decries President Vladimir Putin’s government for the apparent invasion of Ukraine. State Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki says Moscow is...
Immigration reform groups march outside the White House calling on President Obama for immigration reform and to stop deportations on July 16. Photo By Bill Clark/CQ Roll CallWASHINGTON — With impeachment threats and potential lawsuits looming,...
A deadly ameoba known to fatally infect human brains has been discovered within a water system in Louisiana.Louisiana health officials said a deadly amoeba has been detected in the water system of a parish that serves more than 12,000 people in...