WASHINGTON: President Barack Obama heralded Saturday the opening of the National Museum of African American History and Culture, an institution dedicated to the many threads of black suffering and triumph.
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WASHINGTON: A century after the project was conceived in the throes of racial segregation, and a few months before the first black US president leaves office, the African American Museum in Washington opens Saturday.
WASHINGTON: President Barack Obama has admitted his inability to end Syria’s brutal civil war still haunts him, but insisted his refusal to put his hand on the scales was the right choice.
WASHINGTON: Democrat Hillary Clinton, suddenly vulnerable in the presidential race, is under pressure to deliver a strong performance against Republican Donald Trump in their first debate on Monday, a moment that could be the most consequential yet of the 2016 election.
WASHINGTON: The White House on Wednesday said President Barack Obama would veto congressional measures to reveal the assets of Iran’s leaders, including Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, if a bill came to his desk.
SAN SEBASTIAN, SPAIN: US film director Oliver Stone on Thursday accused President Barack Obama’s administration of implementing a surveillance system worse than that of the feared Stasi secret police in East Germany.
WASHINGTON: The Obama administration said that it was considering seeking the power to review and approve technology for self-driving cars before they hit the road and said US states should not set separate rules.
LAGOS: Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has come under fire from critics after admitting part of his recent “Change Begins With Me” speech was copied from US President Barack Obama’s 2008 victory speech.
UNITED NATIONS: US President Barack Obama will be making his farewell, Canada’s Justin Trudeau will be debuting and leaders from the strife-torn Middle East will take turns at the podium all within a few hours.
WASHINGTON: Republican Donald Trump acknowledged for the first time on Friday that President Barack Obama was born in the United States, reversing himself on a controversy that he helped launch but that has become a distraction to his White House bid.