Barack Obama Articles

Currie: If the Chopper Was Good Enough for Obama…

By Roger Currie One of the most familiar photos that we see of Barack Obama and other American presidents is the shot of them boarding the Marine One helicopter on the White House lawn. The chopper takes the boss to Andrews Air Force base where the journey continues...

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Local Experts Weigh In on U.S. Election Results

As U.S. election results start coming in tonight, a group of experts in Canadian and American politics will be watching them live at the University of Manitoba. Several big screens will be set up showing various networks. The event will also feature expert commentary,...

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Osama bin Laden Killed by U.S. Forces

Osama bin Laden, the al-Qaeda mastermind behind the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks, is dead. U.S. President Barack Obama made the announcement late Sunday night, after TV networks broke into programming to share the news first, based on congressional sources....

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Obama’s Meeting with Gates and Crowley

Obama’s Meeting with Gates and Crowley

President Barack Obama will meet with Harvard Professor Henry Louis Gates Jr. and Police Sergeant James Crowley later today for beers at the White House to discuss that whole 'racial profiling' incident. Do you think their meeting will go something like this?...

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National Fist Bump Day? You Better Believe It!

National Fist Bump Day? You Better Believe It!

By Brian Schultz On June 3, 2008, President Barack Obama and his wife Michelle took part in what soon became a national phenomenon -- fist bumping. Dubbed as "the fist bump heard 'round the world," putting the bump on a national stage soon became the 'cool' thing to...

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