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President Barack Obama picks up a club while playing a round of golf with Ray Allen at the Farm Neck Golf Club in Oak Bluffs, Massachusetts. (Photo by Matthew Healey-Pool/Getty Images)

President Obama Golfs On Day 1 Of Martha’s Vineyard Vacation

Beautiful weather greeted the First Family on Martha’s Vineyard on day one of their vacation.


President Obama and his family can swim in the home's pool.  (Courtesy of Ray Ewing/Vineyard Gazette).

Photos: Obama 2014 Vineyard Vacation

The First Family will stay at a beautiful vacation home on the Vineyard.



Daily Talker: President Authorizes Air Strikes In Iraq

President Obama said he is authorizing the U.S. military to carry out airstrikes in Iraq against Islamic militants if they advance toward the critical city of Irbil. The U.S. has a consulate and a military operations center there.

Fighters from the militant group the Islamic State seized the country’s largest hydroelectric dam on Thursday, taking control of enormous power and water resources and leverage over the Tigris River that runs through the heart of Baghdad.


President Obama awards the Medal of Honor to Ryan Pitts of Nashua, N.H., in a White House ceremony. (WBZ-TV)

N.H. Army Vet Awarded Medal Of Honor For Battlefield Actions In Afghanistan

Ryan Pitts, a former Army staff sergeant, fought off enemy fighters during one of the bloodiest battles of the Afghanistan war.


President Barack Obama his daughter Malia ride a bike during a vacation on Martha's Vineyard in 2013.  (Photo by Rick Friedman-Pool/Getty Images)

Obama Books Summer Getaway On Martha’s Vineyard

President Barack Obama has booked a two-week summer getaway for his family on the picturesque Massachusetts island of Martha’s Vineyard.


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U.S. Supreme Exempts Businesses From Contraception Mandate

A divided Supreme Court ruled Monday that some companies with religious objections can avoid the contraceptives requirement in President Obama’s health care overhaul, the first time the high court has declared that businesses can hold religious views under federal law.


A group of protesters on Boston Common voiced their opposition to sending U.S. combat troops back to Iraq. (WBZ-TV)

Boston Common Protesters Oppose Sending U.S. Combat Troops Back To Iraq

Demonstrators from several area organizations, including Veterans for Peace and Mass. Peace Action, gathered on Boston Common to express their concerns about U.S. involvement in the Iraq conflict



Daily Talker: How Should The US Help Iraq?

The situation in Iraq is spiraling out of control, pushing the country to the brink of civil war.

Islamic extremists have taken control of several major cities, and are threatening to move toward Baghdad. They want Iraq to be run by strict Islamic law, and seem to be better equipped and organized than ever.



Daily Talker: Should Police Commissioner Who Called President the “N-word” Resign?

The police commissioner in a small New Hampshire town is refusing to apologize for calling President Obama the “N-word.”

82-year-old Robert Copeland sat with his arms crossed, while dozens of people demanded his resignation during the commission’s monthly meeting in Wolfeboro Thursday. The police commission is responsible for hiring, firing and disciplining police officers in the town of 6,200 people.



In Honor of Mother’s Day – Moms Head to Washington for a Good Cause

April 26, 2014 To some mothers, this coming Mother’s Day will not be about them, it will be about something they consider to be a much greater cause! On Wednesday May 7th, mothers from around […]