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Former President Barack Obama were among those that paid tribute to his one-time political rival, Senator John McCain. He delivered a moving eulogy for the late Arizona senator at the Washington National Cathedral Sept. 1 that spoke of their mutual respect for each other. Obama said: “We come to celebrate an extraordinary man, a warrior, a statesman, […]

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I’m of the contention that we should generally be judged or even rated as humans by the best—and not worst—thing we’ve ever done. So I have no problems with the recently deceased Senator from Arizona, John McCain, a flawed, fallible white man from America, being assessed honestly.

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As a 21-year-old Aretha Franklin worked on her singing voice in New York during the […]

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With President Barack Obama visiting historically black North Carolina A&T State University on Oct. 11 for An Undefeated Conversation with President Obama: Sports, Race and Achievement (10 p.m. ET, ESPN/ESPN app), we tracked down the 20 times sitting U.S. presidents have visited the campuses of historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs). Herbert Hoover Howard, June […]

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Conventional wisdom has long held that American voters don’t focus on the November presidential election until after Labor Day. Consequently, if you haven’t been paying attention until now, here is a short recap. Some people who can be fooled all of the time have chosen the Republican Party’s presidential candidate, the potential bully in chief. […]

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Bush family may not be receptive to any effort by likely Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump to reach out to skeptics in the party. A spokesman for George W. Bush said Wednesday the former president does “not plan to participate in or comment on” the 2016 presidential race. The spokesman, Freddy […]

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush is "moving forward" on a potential 2016 White House run and it appears more likely he will enter the Republican field, according to his son, who's running for office in Texas...

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theGRIO REPORT - in an interesting twist, on Sunday night's episode of 'True Blood', HBO chose to have the villains don masks of the current president -- Barack Obama...

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DALLAS (AP) - Former President George W. Bush has been helping to renovate a women's cancer screening center in Zambia during a weeklong trip to Africa...

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