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Obama: ‘My Brother’s Keeper’ will benefit US economy

By Darlene Superville Associated Press GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) - Promoting his initiative for boys and young men of color, President Barack Obama said Tuesday that helping...

President Obama commemorates 15th anniversary of 9/11

By Monique Jones The Birmingham Times In commemorating the September 11 terrorist attacks, President Barack Obama started off with scripture. "Scripture tells us, 'Let not steadfast love...

Obama nominates Muslim American for federal bench

WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama has nominated a Washington, D.C., attorney for the federal bench. If confirmed, he would be the first Muslim...

President Obama on Colin Kaepernick’s protest: “He’s exercising his constitutional right”

By Monique Jones The Birmingham Times President Barack Obama has given his point of view on San Francisco 49ers' Colin Kaepernick. "...e's exercising his constitutional right to...

Obama visits flood-damaged Louisiana in show of support

By Kevin Freking  Associated Press BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Standing amid piles of waterlogged debris, President Barack Obama on Tuesday promised a sustained national effort...

Clinton or Obama: Whose nomination was more historic?

By Linda Verin For The Birmingham Times Hillary Rodham Clinton and Barack Obama will be forever intertwined in political history. Last week at the Democratic National...

GOP’s opposition to Obama’s Judicial Appointments outrages black lawyers

By Reginald Greene Special to the Times   A number of black legal organizations are frustrated by the opposition to President Barack Obama’s plans to fill the...

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