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President Obama Makes Remarks On The Explosions At The Boston Marathon

Ricin Is Found In Letter Sent To President Obama, 1 Arrested

The Secret Service said the second letter was addressed to President Obama. This comes a day after a similar letter was sent to Sen. Roger Wicker of Mississippi.

04/17/2013

Sign outside Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn. - Dec. 14, 2012 (credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama Hands Over Radio Address To Sandy Hook Mom Urging Gun Reforms

President Barack Obama was not heard this week for his weekly radio address; he instead turned it over to the mother of one of the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre victims, who advocated for a tighter gun restrictions.

04/13/2013

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Poll: Christie Best Chance To Beat Clinton Or Biden In 2016 White House Race

It’s never too early to speculate about presidential politics.

04/03/2013

President Barack Obama (credit: Pete Souza/The White House via Getty Images)

President Obama Continues Tourney Tradition, Reveals His NCAA Bracket

In 2012, President Obama’s men’s bracket ranked 2,347,421 out of 6.45 million entries, placing him in the 63.6th percentile.

03/20/2013

Rep. Bill Pascrell in Moonachie, N.J. - Feb. 25, 2013 (credit: Jim Smith / WCBS 880)

Local Lawmakers Warn Of Budget Cuts If Deal Not Reached In Washington By Friday

The $85 billion budget-cutting mechanism could affect everything from commercial flights to classrooms to meat inspections.

02/25/2013

Weill Cornell

Advocates: Federal ‘Sequester’ Cuts Would Hit Medical Research Hard

Doctors, patients and researchers Sunday painted a grim picture of what the human cost will be if Washington lawmakers don’t avoid across-the-board budget cuts this coming Friday.

02/24/2013

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Brooklyn Firefighter To Be Awarded Medal Of Valor

Ladder 132′s Peter Demontreux is one of 18 police officers, firefighters and public safety officers who will be awarded the Medal of Valor on Wednesday.

02/20/2013

President Barack Obama returns to the White House - Feb. 13, 2013 (credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

President Barack Obama Hosting Fireside Hangout Thursday

President Barack Obama wants to know what you thought of the State of the Union address.

02/13/2013

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Christie Calls Doctor Who Criticized Weight A ‘Hack’ Who Should ‘Shut Up’

The subject of Chris Christie’s weight is in the headlines once again, but this time, the New Jersey governor wasn’t poking fun at himself and playing along.

02/06/2013

Michelle Obama Has Bangs

Mobile Couch: Michelle Obama Debuts New Hairstyle

TV 10-55′s Alex Denis and the Mobile Couch hit the streets to see how New Yorkers weighed in on the first lady’s new fringe.

01/18/2013

Debbie Ingenito holds the Christmas ornaments given to her by the White House. (credit: Glenn Schuck, 1010 WINS)

S.I. Family Hit By Sandy Gets Christmas Ornaments From White House

A New Dorp Beach family, whose home barely withstood the wrath of Superstorm Sandy, recently got a Christmas surprise of presidential proportions.

12/26/2012

President Barack Obama wipes a tear from his eye as he speaks about the shooting in a Connecticut Elementary School which left at least 27 people dead. (credit: (Photo credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP Getty Images)

Tearful President Obama On Newtown School Massacre: ‘Our Hearts Are Broken’

An emotional President Barack Obama addressed the nation Friday afternoon and said the country’s leaders must “take meaningful action” regardless of politics in response to the mass shooting at a Newtown, Conn. elementary school.

12/14/2012

This seven-foot tall menorah from Temple Israel in Long Beach, will be lighting up the Chanukah party at the White House on December 13. (credit: Rabbi David Bauman)

Menorah That Survived Sandy To Be Featured At White House Chanukah Ceremony

While much of the temple around it was destroyed, the menorah was not and became a true symbol of Chanukah, which marks the Jewish people’s struggle for religious freedom.

12/10/2012

Former CIA Director Gen. David Petraeus and Paula Broadwell (Photo by ISAF via Getty Images)

Opinion: Now That Paula Broadwell And Jill Kelley’s 15 Minutes Are About Up

Paula Broadwell and Jill Kelley need to be removed from the top of the nation’s top newspaper publications and demoted to the likes of the National Enquirer.

11/16/2012

Karl Rove (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Opinion: Karl Rove Is The Most Overrated Person In Politics Today

Rove has managed to spin himself a personal fortune in national politics. His reputation, however, does not match his accomplishments.

11/08/2012

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