Obama Says U.S. Will Aid Iraqis Who Are Marooned On Mount Sinjar

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Paul Moccia of Atkinson, N.H., waits for New Hampshire Senate candidate Scott Brown to be endorsed by Mitt Romney at an event in Stratham, N.H., on July 2. Charles Krupa/AP hide caption

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In New Hampshire, An Unexpected Tight Race For Senate

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President Obama dines with Victor Fugate (from left), Becky Forrest, Valerie McCaw and Mark Turner in Kansas City, Mo. Jacquelyn Martin/AP hide caption

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Would You Share The President's Fries?

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Ebola Casts A Shadow Over Obama's Africa Press Conference

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White House chefs chop a lot of vegetables to prepare for a dinner of 400 Tuesday night. Gregory Barber/NPR hide caption

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Making An All-American White House Dinner With Some African Flair

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August Comes To The Hill, But House GOP Hasn't Started Recess Quite Yet

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As Senate Leaves For Recess, House Keeps Working On A Border Bill

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In Kansas City, Obama Brushes Off House GOP's Vote To Sue Him

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Central American Leaders Stop By White House To Talk Border Crisis

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Glenn Beck Takes His Campaign Against Common Core To The Big Screen

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Vice President Joe Biden, accompanied by New Hampshire Gov. Maggie Hassan, greets Enis Sullivan, 101, during a visit to XMA Corp. in Manchester, N.H., on March 25. Jim Cole/AP hide caption

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Congress And Biden Aim For Job Training That Actually Leads To Jobs

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President Obama speaks in front of the Interstate 495 bridge near Wilmington, Del., on Thursday. Obama said he supports the temporary highway bill passed by the House last week — but he doesn't like it. Patrick Semansky/AP hide caption

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Kicking The Can Down The Road: A Habit That's Hard To Kick

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Obama Unrolls New Sanctions Against Russia

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Darlena Cunha says that she wrote her essay about her family's temporary poverty so her twin daughters would learn not to judge people on government assistance. Courtesy of Darlena Cunha hide caption

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A Mother's Essay Challenges Assumptions About Poverty

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