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Obama spotted on Broadway with daughter Malia

Former US President Barack Obama and his daughter Malia were greeted by cheers as they left a Broadway theatre on Friday.

Former US President Barack Obama and his daughter Malia were greeted by cheers as they left a Broadway theatre on Friday.

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Obama flies out of DC as Biden takes train

Another significant moment on the day Donald Trump was inaugurated as the 45th President of the United States saw his predecessor Barack Obama with his wife Michelle walk away from Capitol Hill for a

Another significant moment on the day Donald Trump was inaugurated as the 45th President of the United States saw his predecessor Barack Obama with his wife Michelle walk away from Capitol Hill for a

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Donald Trump lands in Washington for Friday's inauguration

Donald Trump has arrived in Washington with his wife Melania ahead of Friday’s inauguration ceremony which will see the property tycoon become the 45th president of the United…

Donald Trump has arrived in Washington with his wife Melania ahead of Friday’s inauguration ceremony which will see the property tycoon become the 45th president of the United…

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Obama’s last press conference: What we learned

On Wednesday President Barack Obama gave his final news conference from the White House press room. Here's some of his key points

On Wednesday President Barack Obama gave his final news conference from the White House press room. Here's some of his key points

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Obama grants most commutations as Presidency ends

President Obama has secured another place in history – as the President to commute the most prisoners' sentences while in office

President Obama has secured another place in history – as the President to commute the most prisoners' sentences while in office

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Whistleblowers - Heroes or traitors?

Telling truth about power is a risky business, with exile or worse for those who blow state or commercial secrets. Often seen as heroes by the public, the states they expose more often than not consid

Telling truth about power is a risky business, with exile or worse for those who blow state or commercial secrets. Often seen as heroes by the public, the states they expose more often than not consid

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Trump on canvas in Kenya thanks to artist Evans Yegon

One of the most famous faces on the planet is now on canvas in Kenya the birthplace of the father of the man Donald Trump will replace in the White House.

One of the most famous faces on the planet is now on canvas in Kenya the birthplace of the father of the man Donald Trump will replace in the White House.

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[IN PHOTOS] Why Obama will be missed

Thousands of photos were published on the 44th President of the United States of America, we did a flashback of the eight years his two presidency by selecting one from each…

Thousands of photos were published on the 44th President of the United States of America, we did a flashback of the eight years his two presidency by selecting one from each…

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Obama commutes Chelsea Manning sentence

President Barrack Obama has shortened the prison sentence of former US military intelligence analyst Chelsea Manning.

President Barrack Obama has shortened the prison sentence of former US military intelligence analyst Chelsea Manning.

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Guantanamo: ten more prisoners freed

Analysts say it is part of a push by outgoing President Barack Obama to reduce the inmate population before he leaves office.

Analysts say it is part of a push by outgoing President Barack Obama to reduce the inmate population before he leaves office.

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The Obama legacy

The election of Barack Obama as the first black US president excited Americans and people around the world like only few of his predecessors in

The election of Barack Obama as the first black US president excited Americans and people around the world like only few of his predecessors in

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Obama consigns 'wet foot, dry foot' law to history

US President Barack Obama has ended the immigration policy that allowed any Cuban who reached US soil to remain and be granted residency.

US President Barack Obama has ended the immigration policy that allowed any Cuban who reached US soil to remain and be granted residency.

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America pulls away its welcome mat for Cuban emigrants

Reversing a policy it has had since the days of Fidel Castro, America will no longer grant residency rights to Cubans arriving without visas.

Reversing a policy it has had since the days of Fidel Castro, America will no longer grant residency rights to Cubans arriving without visas.

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Opinion: Trump’s Crazed Transition

By Elizabeth Drewre, the author of Washington Journal: Reporting Watergate and Richard Nixon’s Downfall WASHINGTON, DC – With Donald Trump’s

By Elizabeth Drewre, the author of Washington Journal: Reporting Watergate and Richard Nixon’s Downfall WASHINGTON, DC – With Donald Trump’s

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US tanks and troops arrive in Poland

Hundreds of military vehicles and more than 3000 US troops have begun arriving in Poland.

Hundreds of military vehicles and more than 3000 US troops have begun arriving in Poland.

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Obamacare: the dismantling begins

The US Senate has taken the first concrete step towards dismantling Obamacare. It has voted to instruct key committees to draft legislation repealing the US president's signature health insurance prog

The US Senate has taken the first concrete step towards dismantling Obamacare. It has voted to instruct key committees to draft legislation repealing the US president's signature health insurance prog

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Barack Obama leaves the political stage as he entered it - with style

US President Barack Obama has made his final speech before leaving office, and it was a reminder of his skills as an orator and the close family ties that have been hallmarks of his presidency.

US President Barack Obama has made his final speech before leaving office, and it was a reminder of his skills as an orator and the close family ties that have been hallmarks of his presidency.

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The main points of Obama's last speech as President

President Barack Obama delivered his final speech as President of the United States in Chicago's McCormick Place

President Barack Obama delivered his final speech as President of the United States in Chicago's McCormick Place

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"America is a better, stronger place," says Obama in farewell speech

Outgoing US President Barack Obama used his last address to the nation to decry discrimination, attack the current wave of negativism in society and to tell people to “get engaged in…

Outgoing US President Barack Obama used his last address to the nation to decry discrimination, attack the current wave of negativism in society and to tell people to “get engaged in…

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Obama's legacy in danger

As Obama prepares to make his last speech as President, we take a look at the policies Trump looks poised to undo.

As Obama prepares to make his last speech as President, we take a look at the policies Trump looks poised to undo.

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Russia slams US decision to blacklist five senior officials

Moscow has slammed a move by the White House to blacklist five senior Russian officials, describing it as an additional step in the degradation of relations under President…

Moscow has slammed a move by the White House to blacklist five senior Russian officials, describing it as an additional step in the degradation of relations under President…