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March 25th, 2014
08:06 PM ET

Obama takes a swipe at Putin

President Obama takes a trip overseas and a jab at Russia as it sends 10,000 more troops to the Ukrainian border. CNN Senior White House Correspondent Jim Acosta reports.


Filed under: Jim Acosta • President Obama • Russia • Ukraine
March 25th, 2014
01:43 PM ET

Obama speaks to 'unity' in G8 decision

President Obama and other world leaders act to penalize Russia over its annexation of Crimea. CNN's Jim Acosta reports.


Filed under: Jim Acosta • President Obama • Russia • Ukraine
March 6th, 2014
04:19 PM ET

Obama: World must support Ukraine

President Obama makes a statement on the crisis in Ukraine. He announces the U.S. and the E.U. are laying the groundwork for international sanctions against Russian leaders and calls on the world to respect Ukraine's sovereignty, saying borders cannot "be re-drawn over the heads of democratic leaders."


Filed under: President Obama • Russia • Ukraine
March 5th, 2014
08:12 PM ET

GOP leaders slam Obama over Ukraine

More and more Republicans are slaming President Obama over the crisis in Ukraine, with some going so far as to connect the dots between Kiev and Benghazi. CNN's Dana Bash reports on the politics in Washington.


Filed under: Dana Bash • Lindsey Graham • President Obama • Russia • Ukraine • Washington
February 27th, 2014
07:28 PM ET

Magic: Obama new initiative will work

Former NBA star Magic Johnson, actor Jesse Williams, and CNN anchor Don Lemon talk to Wolf Blitzer about President Obama's new initiative for young men of color, "My Brother's Keeper."

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Filed under: "My Brother's Keeper" program • Don Lemon • Interviews • President Obama • race
February 21st, 2014
07:58 PM ET

Obama to award 24 overdue Medals of Honor

The White House will award the highest military honor to 24 veterans from World War II, the Korean War, and the Vietnam War. CNN's Barbara Starr profiles the brave soldiers.


Filed under: Barbara Starr • Medal of Honor • Military • President Obama
February 19th, 2014
07:26 PM ET

Obama influence overseas waning?

CNN's Jim Acosta takes a look at President Obama and the obstacles he is facing in taking action in Ukraine and Syria. Is his foreign policy weakening the U.S.'s position overseas?


Filed under: foreign policy • Jim Acosta • President Obama
February 19th, 2014
06:36 PM ET

Obama writes to armless football star

After his story was featured on The Situation Room, Isaac Lufkin received a letter of congratulations from Pres. Obama.

RELATED: Check out Isaac's story, a unique high school student with big dreams.


Filed under: NFL • President Obama • Sports
February 10th, 2014
06:32 PM ET

Scandal to make for awkward State Dinner

After France's President Francois Hollande split with the first lady, the White House has scrambled to adjust State Dinner plans. CNN's Brianna Keilar reports.


Filed under: Brianna Keilar • France • Francois Hollande • President Obama
January 29th, 2014
07:14 PM ET

Are democrats avoiding President Obama?

CNN's Dana Bash reports on Democrats that seem to be straying away from their own President.


Filed under: Dana Bash • Democrats • President Obama
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