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U.S. Supreme Exempts Businesses From Contraception Mandate

A divided Supreme Court ruled Monday that some companies with religious objections can avoid the contraceptives requirement in President Obama’s health care overhaul, the first time the high court has declared that businesses can hold religious views under federal law.

07/02/2014

President Obama called the case a "tragedy" and urged people to remain calm. AFP PHOTO/Brendan SMIALOWSKI (Photo credit should read BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Obamacare To Gridlock, Fair Game For Obama’s Jokes

From the bungled rollout of “Obamacare” to New Jersey gridlock to the hue of John Boehner’s tan, all was fair game for President Barack Obama and his spirited but pointed humor when he took center stage as comedian in chief.

05/04/2014

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Obama Signs Disaster Declaration For Md. Counties

The White House says President Barack Obama has signed a disaster declaration for three counties in Maryland affected by a mid-February snowstorm.

04/10/2014

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President Obama Gifts Pope Francis A Seed Chest From The Baltimore Basilica

The Baltimore Basilica had a secret–a gift directly from Baltimore would be given to the Pope from the president. It involved century-old mahogany from the first cathedral in the United States.

03/28/2014

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Three Glaring Changes Needed To Fix Obamacare

Some immediate fixes can address problems that are becoming evident as provisions of the new law take effect.

11/18/2013

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Maryland Congressmen Address Problems With Health Care Website

Intense criticism and calls for action continue in Washington over problems with the government’s healthcare website.

10/31/2013

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Obama Open To Name Change For Washington Redskins

President Barack Obama says he would “think about changing” the Washington Redskins’ name if he owned the football team as he waded into the controversy involving a word that many consider offensive to Native Americans.

10/05/2013

President Obama called the case a "tragedy" and urged people to remain calm. AFP PHOTO/Brendan SMIALOWSKI (Photo credit should read BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Happy Birthday, Mr. President: Obama Turns 52

Instead of “Hail to the Chief,” President Barack Obama most likely heard strains of “Happy Birthday” this weekend.

08/04/2013

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Obama Tees Off Birthday Weekend With Round Of Golf

President Barack Obama kicked off his birthday weekend Saturday with a round of golf with friends and a getaway to Camp David.

08/03/2013

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City High School Celebrates After President Obama Highlights Grad

A local city high school is celebrating after one of its graduates got special recognition from President Barack Obama on Sunday.

05/20/2013

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President Obama Spotlights Baltimore Grad At Morehouse Commencement

A huge honor for a young man from Baltimore. Hard work and dedication pay off when he gets a surprise from President Obama.

05/19/2013

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President Visits Community Center That Helps Baltimore Families

The president had a tight schedule during his Friday visit to Baltimore. One stop: a community center in Baltimore Friday.

05/17/2013

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