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White House anti-assault campaign uses stars, sports to reach campuses

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden, who have long talked about the need to curb sexual assault at universities, will get some help on Friday from some people who young adults actually listen to: … Continue reading

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White House claims Arab nations offer to join airstrikes against ISIS in Iraq, Syria – Fox News

Fox News White House claims Arab nations offer to join airstrikes against ISIS in Iraq, SyriaFox NewsWhite House officials have claimed that Arab nations have offered to join the U.S. in airstrikes against the Islamic State militant group in Iraq … Continue reading

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White House claims Arab nations offer to join airstrikes against ISIS in Iraq, Syria – Fox News

Fox News White House claims Arab nations offer to join airstrikes against ISIS in Iraq, SyriaFox NewsWhite House officials have claimed that Arab nations have offered to join the U.S. in airstrikes against the Islamic State militant group in Iraq … Continue reading

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Tech chief behind Healthcare.gov leaves White House: source

Todd Park, a successful tech entrepreneur who became a top adviser to President Barack Obama, will move to the West Coast at the end of the month as part of a White House team, the source said on condition of … Continue reading

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White House resists Pentagon’s Iraq advice

US already addressing the problem in both Iraq and Syria through the support of Isis’s opponents, says national security official Asia homepage

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Iraq evacuation of Yazidis on hold as White House declares siege is over – The Guardian

The Guardian Iraq evacuation of Yazidis on hold as White House declares siege is overThe GuardianA woman and children fleeing the violence in the Iraqi town of Sinjar wait at the Syrian border. Photograph: Youssef Boudlal/Reuters. The Obama administration has … Continue reading

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White House tech team to improve government websites after HealthCare.gov rollout

The White House launched a new team on Monday to improve government websites and upgrade U.S. technology infrastructure in an effort to prevent a repeat of the problems with last October’s botched rollout of the Affordable Care Act website. The … Continue reading

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Fear of ‘Another Benghazi’ Drove White House to Airstrikes in Iraq – New York Times

New York Times Fear of 'Another Benghazi' Drove White House to Airstrikes in IraqNew York TimesPesh merga fighters on Friday near a Kurdish checkpoint west of Erbil, a city where there were concerns that the advance of ISIS would pose … Continue reading

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Obama commemorates Special Olympics anniversary at star-studded White House event

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Katy Perry, Jason Derulo and Stevie Wonder were all there – but the only guest who got to give President Barack Obama a hug during his speech was restaurant owner Tim Harris. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Black and white are the new orange at a county jail in Michigan

(Reuters) – Black and white are the new orange in a Michigan county where the sheriff has made a wardrobe change for jail inmates after a TV series brought new popularity to the vibrant color associated with prisoners. Reuters: Entertainment … Continue reading

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