Barack Obama

August 18, 2019 - 3:18 pm
( AP ) -- A basketball jersey believed to have been worn by former President Barack Obama while he was at a Honolulu prep school has sold at auction for $120,000. Heritage Auctions said the jersey sold Saturday night in Dallas to a collector of American and sports artifacts who didn't wish to be...
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July 25, 2019 - 8:08 pm
( WBBM ) – A high school basketball jersey worn by President Barack Obama in the late-1970s is expected to draw a winning bid of at least $100,000 next month, auctioneers say. The game-worn jersey will be auctioned off Aug. 17 by Heritage Auctions. It is displaying the piece of sports memorabilia...
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David Blake
November 05, 2018 - 1:36 pm
Clancy DuBos talks Election Day turnout with WWL's David Blake Louisiana's early voter turnout was much higher than anyone thought. One Election Day, the turnout could be surprisingly high. What's the draw in Louisiana? It may just be all the national attention being given to the mid-terms...
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October 27, 2018 - 12:55 pm
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — President Donald Trump is again stoking his supporters' anger at "Crooked Hillary," other Democrats and the news media, barely missing a beat after mail bombs were sent to some of the most frequent targets of his derision. Trump set aside some of his usual name-calling at a...
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USA TODAY
October 24, 2018 - 9:11 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on explosive devices sent to former President Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton, CNN and others (all times local): 9:30 p.m. The FBI is confirming that two additional suspicious packages, addressed to Rep. Maxine Waters, have been intercepted that are similar in appearance...
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October 24, 2018 - 9:31 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on possible explosive devices sent to former President Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton (all times local): 10:18 a.m. The White House is condemning attempted attacks made against former President Barack Obama, former President Bill Clinton and Hillary Clinton. White...
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September 08, 2018 - 2:12 pm
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Barack Obama is jumping back into campaign-mode with a visit to a once-solid Republican stronghold in California, promoting Democratic congressional candidates and reminding voters of the stakes in the November elections. His appearance Saturday in Orange County comes on the...
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September 01, 2018 - 1:13 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — John McCain’s daughter opened his memorial service by posing her father’s legacy as a direct challenge to President Donald Trump, setting a tone that echoed the senator’s own fighting spirit as former Presidents Barack Obama and George W. Bush eulogized him Saturday at the...
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Scoot
August 30, 2018 - 11:01 am
A billboard bashing President Donald Trump outside of Union Township, NJ, which is 12 miles west of New York City, reads: “Our Leader The Idiot!” A New York activist is paying for the billboard to promote his documentary film. Protected by the First Amendment, the billboard is controversial because...
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Scoot
August 27, 2018 - 11:00 am
Reaction to the passing of Senator John McCain confirmed the depth of America’s great political divide. Death has a way to bringing people together by inviting a reflection of the good side of a person. In death, there is often the tendency to think more about the good a person contributed than the...
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