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School, Teacher Dispute Black Leaders Posters Being Removed From Classroom

1 hour ago   |   Newsweek

According to the Pensacola News Journal, the posters featured many prominent Black individuals, such as former President Barack Obama and Martin Luther King Jr.
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Sculpture, garden to honor Obama's late mother at presidential center

Sculpture, garden to honor Obama's late mother at presidential center

6 days ago   |   WGN TV

CHICAGO - Thursday is former President Barack Obama's 61 st birthday. He used the occasion to announce a gift that will honor his late mother. A garden is a place where seeds...
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Malia Obama, 24, spends time with 32-year-old record producer Dawit Eklund

Malia Obama, 24, spends time with 32-year-old record producer Dawit Eklund

6 days ago   |   New York Post

The eldest daughter of former President Barack Obama and Michelle Obama has been snapped hanging out with music producer Dawit Eklund in Los Angeles.
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Barack Obama, NBA community react to Bill Russell's death: ‘Lost a giant'

Barack Obama, NBA community react to Bill Russell's death: ‘Lost a giant'

11 days ago   |   New York Post   |   3 articles

Following Bill Russell's death on Sunday, the sports world reacted with an outpouring of messages celebrating the basketball legend's life.
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Biden to host Obamas in September for White House portrait ceremony Trump shunned

14 days ago   |   NBC News   |   4 articles

President Joe Biden will host former President Barack Obama and Michelle Obama at the White House in early September for the unveiling of their official White H
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Barack Obama's Summer Playlist Prompts Wave of Jokes, Memes

15 days ago   |   Newsweek

Beyonce, Prince, Bruce Springsteen and Aretha Franklin made the former president's list this year-as well as a few surprises.
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Former First Lady Michelle Obama To Release New Memoir Centered On Self-Worth And Resilience

Former First Lady Michelle Obama To Release New Memoir Centered On Self-Worth And Resilience

17 days ago   |   News One

Whether it's through her poignant speeches or candid podcast conversations, former First Lady Michelle Obama has used storytelling as a vessel to foster a sense of...
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Climate Change Is Not Negotiable

19 days ago   |   NY Times

President Biden's best course is to take the same regulatory path Barack Obama was forced to follow.
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Commentary: Remember John Lewis And C.T. Vivian And Commit To Protecting Democracy

Commentary: Remember John Lewis And C.T. Vivian And Commit To Protecting Democracy

24 days ago   |   News One

John Lewis and C.T. Vivian Sunday marked two years since the passing of two giants of the civil rights movement. On July 17, 2020, Rep. John Lewis and C.T. Vivian transitioned...
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In Mideast, Biden cites 'bone deep' bond between US, Israel

In Mideast, Biden cites 'bone deep' bond between US, Israel

29 days ago   |   WGN TV

JERUSALEM - Joe Biden opened his first visit to the Mideast as president on Wednesday by declaring a “bone deep” bond between the United States and Israel and pledging to...
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Bill Russell's No. 6 is being retired across the NBA, a first for the league

Bill Russell's No. 6 is being retired across the NBA, a first for the league

The number worn by the 11-time champion, civil rights activist and Hall of Fame player and coach is being permanently retired by all 30 teams. Russell died July 31 at age 88. Read more ...

CDC drops quarantine, screening recommendations for COVID-19

CDC drops quarantine, screening recommendations for COVID-19

NEW YORK - The nation's top public health agency on Thursday relaxed its COVID-19 guidelines, dropping the recommendation that Americans quarantine themselves if they come into... Read more ...

Video shows Indiana home explosion that killed 3

Video shows Indiana home explosion that killed 3

Surveillance video from an Evansville business shows the moment a house exploded in a southern Indiana neighborhood killing three people and leaving another person... Read more ...

Sacramento man identified as pilot killed in Colusa County plane crash

Sacramento man identified as pilot killed in Colusa County plane crash

Jack Rodney Davis, 73, from Sacramento, was later identified as the pilot who died. Read more ...

Betelgeuse is bouncing back from bizarre dimming episode

Betelgeuse is bouncing back from bizarre dimming episode

Astronomers have long considered Betelgeuse a candidate for a long-overdue supernova within our galaxy. Yet the red supergiant appears to be recovering following a mysterious... Read more ...

Drivers dodge animal carcasses, entrails after load spills near Queensbury...

Drivers on Route 9 and shoppers at the Outlets at Lake George faced a gory scene Wednesday when a truck apparently spilled a trail of animal body parts and entrails on the road. Read more ...

Margoupis, 6-8 forward, commits to UAlbany men's basketball

Class of 2023 forward Jack Margoupis of Cushing Academy has verbally committed to the University at Albany men's basketball team. Read more ...

Allentown Central Catholic football standout Lavon Johnson commits to Maryland

Two-time all-state selection and Morning Call defensive player of the year Lavon Johnson is headed to the University of Maryland Read more ...

Louisville Zoo closes splash park until next summer for repairs

Louisville Zoo closes splash park until next summer for repairs

The splash park at the Louisville Zoo will be closed for the remainder of the 2022 season. Read more ...

Russia's Gone Nuclear in Ukraine-With Power Plants, not Missiles

Russia's Gone Nuclear in Ukraine-With Power Plants, not Missiles

The United States and United Nations have told Moscow to stop holding Europe's biggest nuclear reactor hostage. Read more ...