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Obama awards Presidential Medal of Freedom

Obama awards Presidential Medal of Freedom

Posted 12:03 PM 11/24/2014 by Darlene Superville

WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama says this year's recipients of the Presidential Medal of Freedom made the world stronger, wiser, more beautiful and more humane. Obama is praising the artists, activists and lawmakers receiving the award at a White House ceremony. Among the (More)

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Ferguson prepares for grand jury decision

Ferguson prepares for  grand jury decision

Posted 4:29 PM 11/23/2014 by JOHN O'CONNOR

FERGUSON, Mo. - Crews erected barricades around the building where a grand jury has been considering whether to indict the Ferguson police officer who shot and killed Michael Brown, even as a grand jury decision seemed unlikely this weekend. Tension has been mounting in Ferguson and (More)

11/22/2014

Southern states look to regional 2016 primary

Southern states look to regional 2016 primary

Posted 4:59 PM 11/22/2014 by CHRISTINA A. CASSIDY

ATLANTA - There's an effort underway to create a Southern primary for the 2016 presidential campaign, bringing states like Georgia, Tennessee, Arkansas and Mississippi together on the first Tuesday in March. Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp calls it the "SEC Primary," after the (More)

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