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Maryland On Track To Meet Obama’s Clean Climate Plan

Cutting America’s carbon footprint to lessen the impact of climate change is going to be a challenge for states.



Obama Gets Early Start On 54th Birthday Celebration

President Barack Obama is getting a head start on turning a year older.



President Obama Spends Saturday Playing Golf In Balt. Co.

President Barack Obama spent part of his Saturday playing golf at Caves Valley Golf Club in Owings Mills.


Hillary Clinton, former U.S. secretary of state and democratic candidate for U.S. president, speaks during an Iowa launch event in Des Moines, Iowa, U.S., on Sunday, June 14, 2015. Hillary Clinton voiced discontent Sunday with the current status of the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal and suggested that she would fight to change it to "take the lemons and turn it into lemonade." Photographer: Daniel Acker/Bloomberg via Getty Images

Clinton: Obama Should Use Trade Fight To His Advantage

Hillary Rodham Clinton said Sunday that President Barack Obama should use a setback in Congress to seek the best possible trade agreement with 11 other Pacific Rim nations, pointing to the stumbles over the pact as an opportunity to address Democrats’ concerns about job protections and wages.


WILMINGTON, DE - JUNE 6:  U.S. Vice President Joe Biden (C)  and his wife Dr. Jill Biden (R) arrive with family for a mass of Christian burial at St. Anthony of Padua Church for there son, former Delaware Attorney General Beau Biden, on June 6, 2015 in Wilmington, Delaware. U.S. President Barack Obama is expected to deliver a eulogy for the son of Vice President Joe Biden after he died at 46 following a two-year battle with brain cancer.  (Photo by Mark Makela/Getty Images)

In Sorrow, Obama-Biden Put Personal Bond On Public Display

Few relationships in Washington are as complex as that of president and vice president, a partnership forged of political necessity and often defined by rivalry and competing self-interests.


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Mourners Pay Respects To U.S. Vice President’s Son, Beau Biden

Hundreds of mourners greeted Vice President Joe Biden and his family with hugs and condolences as they paid their respects to his eldest son, who died of brain cancer last week.


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Obama: Truth About What Happened In Baltimore Must Come Out

The president said justice must be served and all evidence must be presented in order to find out what happened to Freddie Gray.



Obama: ‘They’re Not Protesting; They’re Stealing’

President Obama comments on Baltimore’s state of emergency, saying there’s no excuse for the kind of violence we saw Monday.


Actress Kerry Washington speaks during Variety Studio Actors on Actors presented by Autograph Collection Hotels on March 29, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Joe Scarnici/Getty Images for Variety)

What If Kerry Washington Becomes President?

The 2016 presidential election is right around the corner, but what if someone more famous ran; someone like a celebrity?


US President Barack Obama signs a Memorandum of Disapproval regarding S.J. Res. 8, a joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval of the rule submitted by the National Labor Relations Board relating to representation case procedures, at the White House in Washington, DC, March 31, 2015. AFP PHOTO/JIM WATSON (Photo credit should read JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Emission Cuts Ordered By Obama May Not Survive Beyond End Of His Presidency

The United States put forth its contribution Tuesday to a global climate treaty, relying entirely on a set of emission cuts ordered by President Barack Obama that may not survive beyond the end of his presidency.


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Obama Talks About ‘The Wire’ With Creator David Simon

Talk of overhauling the criminal justice system is serious business – but before diving into the subject, President Barack Obama had something else he wanted to say.


GOP Rep. Ed Whitfield of Kentucky (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

GOP Lawmaker Targets Obama Climate Plan

House Republicans targeted a key element of President Obama’s strategy for fighting climate change, releasing a bill to delay the Obama administration’s plan to limit carbon pollution.