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(Gov. Christie addresses the Northeast Republican Leadership Conference, meeting today in Philadelphia.  Photo by Paul Kurtz)

Gov. Christie, in Philadelphia, Turns Up Rhetoric Ahead of Expected Campaign Announcement

New Jersey governor Chris Christie spoke at the Northeast Republican Leadership Conference, unleashing some verbal broadsides at the Obama administration.

06/19/2015

(New US citizens are sworn in at the National Museum of American Jewish History.  Photo by Steve Tawa)

In Philadelphia, US Citizens Sworn In on World Refugee Day

Abbas Khalaf, a native of Iraq, had a dramatic journey to resettle in the United States, finding his way to Northampton, Pa.

06/18/2015

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In Philadelphia, Shock Over S.C. Church Massacre, and A Warning

The president of the Black Clergy of Philadelphia and Vicinity says he feels that race relations in the United States will only get worse without action.

06/18/2015

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Delaware Residents, National Leaders Pay Tribute To Former State Attorney General Beau Biden

Hundreds waited for hours Saturday to get through tight security to attend the funeral service for former Delaware Attorney General Beau Biden.

06/06/2015

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President Obama To Deliver Eulogy At Beau Biden’s Funeral

President Barack Obama will deliver a eulogy in honor of Beau at the mass.

06/02/2015

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President Obama Issues Statement On Death Of Beau Biden

Like his dad, Beau was a good, big-hearted, devoutly Catholic and deeply faithful man, who made a difference in the lives of all he touched – and he lives on in their hearts.

05/31/2015

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Beau Biden, Son Of Vice President Joe Biden, Has Died

Vice President Joe Biden’s son, Beau Biden, has died, according to the White House.

05/30/2015

(Some of the thousands of replies, both well-meaning and less so, that have hit the @POTUS Twitter account. Photo illustration by Ed Fischer)

Pres. Obama’s Twitter Account Draws Out The Usual Trolls

The White House says every tweet to or from the president’s account is archived permanently for possible future review.

05/20/2015

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Better Late Than Never: Pres. Obama Joins Twitterverse

President Obama has finally gotten his own Twitter account.

05/18/2015

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President Obama Thanks Rescue Workers Who Responded To Amtrak Derailment

President Barack Obama has paused in Philadelphia to thank the city and its rescue workers for their response to the Amtrak derailment.

05/18/2015

President Barack Obama visits Camden, New Jersey on Monday, May 18, 2015. (credit: Cherri Gregg/KYW)

Pres. Obama Visits Camden, NJ To Highlight Policing Improvements

The focus of the president’s visit is the city’s two-year-long effort to rebuild trust between law enforcement and the community.

05/18/2015

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Obama To Visit Camden Today To Discuss Community Police Initiatives

President Barrack Obama is meeting with law enforcement officials in Camden, New Jersey today to hear about their efforts to build trust between the police department and the community.

05/18/2015

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Pres. Obama To Visit Camden To Talk About Community Police Initiatives

President Barack Obama is coming to Camden to discuss how police are working to build trust with the community.

05/14/2015

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President Obama Releases Statement Regarding Deadly Train Derailment In Philadelphia

President Barack Obama has released the following statement regarding the Amtrak train derailment in Philadelphia that left six dead and hundreds others injured:

05/13/2015

WASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 23:  New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft (L) presents U.S. President Barack Obama with a Patriots jersey as Obama welcomed the National Football League Super Bowl champion New England Patriots to the White House April 23, 2015 in Washington, DC. President Obama honored the Super Bowl XLIX champion Patriots who defeated the Seattle Seahawks 33-27 in overtime.  (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

President Obama Makes Deflate Gate Joke During Patriots White House Visit

President Obama delivered a deflate gate joke during the Patriots visit to the White House.

04/23/2015

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