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In full: Barack Obama's second Inauguration speech
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In full: Barack Obama's second Inauguration speech

Jan 21st 2013, 5:45 PM 6,200 Views 42 Comments

Here’s the full text of the US President’s speech as he ceremonially began his second four-year term.

Watch live: Barack Obama is inaugurated as US president for the second time
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Watch live: Barack Obama is inaugurated as US president for the second time

Jan 21st 2013, 4:22 PM 6,317 Views 36 Comments

Barack Obama is being inaugurated for the second time – watch it live here.

Barack Obama formally begins second term as US President
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Barack Obama formally begins second term as US President

Jan 20th 2013, 5:46 PM 6,217 Views 16 Comments

The second term always begins on January 20 – even though the ceremonial inauguration won’t take place until tomorrow.

Obama to be sworn in for his second term today... and tomorrow
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Obama to be sworn in for his second term today... and tomorrow

Jan 20th 2013, 11:30 AM 5,965 Views 6 Comments

Tradition dictates that inauguration ceremonies are not held on Sundays but the US constitution says that a president must be sworn in on 20 January.

VIDEO: The Obama family dog will sit where he likes, dammit
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VIDEO: The Obama family dog will sit where he likes, dammit

Dec 27th 2012, 11:32 AM 13,530 Views 7 Comments

You go Bo!

First Daughters: 11 things to know about Malia and Sasha Obama
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# Daddy's Girls

First Daughters: 11 things to know about Malia and Sasha Obama

Nov 8th 2012, 11:50 AM 64,883 Views 13 Comments

Their dad is the most powerful man in the world. They must get away with NOTHING.

The most popular tweet of all time
# Election 2012
# Election 2012

The most popular tweet of all time

Nov 7th 2012, 8:37 AM 25,246 Views 49 Comments

Four more years. Half-a-million retweets.

In 99 PHOTOS: the 2012 US Presidential Election
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In 99 PHOTOS: the 2012 US Presidential Election

Nov 5th 2012, 7:15 AM 5,076 Views 0 Comments

The 99 pictures that tell the story of the US Presidential Election campaign of 2012.

He's her man: First Lady praises husband Barack Obama during prime-time speech
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He's her man: First Lady praises husband Barack Obama during prime-time speech

Sep 5th 2012, 7:47 AM 7,919 Views 55 Comments

The self-described “mom in chief” didn’t play dirty, not mentioning rival Mitt Romney once. Others at the DNC weren’t so kind.

Chicago erects plaque at spot of Obamas' first kiss
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# Pda

Chicago erects plaque at spot of Obamas' first kiss

Aug 16th 2012, 9:44 AM 5,729 Views 6 Comments

The kiss “tasted like chocolate”, apparently.

Barack Obama message, signature hoisted to top of One World Trade Center
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Barack Obama message, signature hoisted to top of One World Trade Center

Aug 3rd 2012, 9:39 AM 7,192 Views 5 Comments

In photos: steel beam signed by the Obamas and police and construction workers at the WTC site has been lifted onto the 104th floor of the new skyscraper.

Off the record: 5 sports stories you may have missed this weekend
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Off the record: 5 sports stories you may have missed this weekend

Jul 30th 2012, 1:35 PM 2,170 Views 0 Comments

Michelle Obama hugs the entire, new Dream Team and Sycerika McMahon is studying a South African sensation closely.

VIDEO: Barack and Michelle Obama caught on stadium 'Kiss Cam'
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# Pucker Up

VIDEO: Barack and Michelle Obama caught on stadium 'Kiss Cam'

Jul 17th 2012, 9:29 AM 6,358 Views 16 Comments

Here’s how a President locks lips.

Michelle Obama shares husband's Irish roots
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Michelle Obama shares husband's Irish roots

Jun 18th 2012, 12:03 PM 8,070 Views 40 Comments

Part of Michelle Obama’s ancestry has been traced back to Irish immigrants.

The 9 at 9: Monday
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The 9 at 9: Monday

Jun 18th 2012, 8:27 AM 5,127 Views 6 Comments

Nine things to know this morning…

Michelle Obama joins Pinterest; shows Barack skimming stones
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# Go Mo

Michelle Obama joins Pinterest; shows Barack skimming stones

Jun 13th 2012, 5:44 PM 4,651 Views 4 Comments

Candid moments in the US First Couple’s life revealed on online pinboard – just in time for presidential campaign time…

Disney bans junk food ads on kids' TV shows
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Disney bans junk food ads on kids' TV shows

Jun 5th 2012, 6:20 PM 2,685 Views 10 Comments

Disney says it will no longer be sponsored by junk food.

VIDEO: Bush and Obama share the stage at White House event
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VIDEO: Bush and Obama share the stage at White House event

May 31st 2012, 8:40 PM 2,982 Views 8 Comments

Current and former US presidents exchanged jokes at the unveiling of Bush’s official portrait.

Michelle Obama's first book dishes the dirt... on her garden
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Michelle Obama's first book dishes the dirt... on her garden

May 29th 2012, 3:52 PM 2,531 Views 0 Comments

The US first lady’s new book rakes through the intricacies of the White House kitchen garden.

Bristol Palin slams Obama for listening to daughters on gay marriage
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Bristol Palin slams Obama for listening to daughters on gay marriage

May 11th 2012, 10:16 AM 9,113 Views 76 Comments

Sarah Palin’s daughter says US president took advice from teens who watched “one too many episodes of Glee”.

The 9 at 9: Monday
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The 9 at 9: Monday

Apr 2nd 2012, 8:26 AM 5,286 Views 0 Comments

Nine things to know this morning…

Obama revamps the White House art collection
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# Matter Of Taste

Obama revamps the White House art collection

Mar 31st 2012, 1:00 PM 4,894 Views 7 Comments

Modern art – some love it and some hate it, but President Obama is a fan.

Michelle Obama on how to make the White House feel 'like the South Side of Chicago'
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# Home Sweet Home

Michelle Obama on how to make the White House feel 'like the South Side of Chicago'

Mar 20th 2012, 3:35 PM 411 Views 0 Comments

How do you bring up respectful, humble children when there are butlers milling about your home?

Rory McIlroy swings by White House for dinner with Obama and Cameron
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Rory McIlroy swings by White House for dinner with Obama and Cameron

Mar 15th 2012, 9:52 AM 1,889 Views 1 Comment

Northern Ireland golfer joins stars of The Wire and Downton Abbey at event for visiting British PM.

Inappropriate PDA of the day
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Inappropriate PDA of the day

Mar 14th 2012, 5:58 PM 12,570 Views 28 Comments

No comment.

Moneygall publican gets invite to the White House
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Moneygall publican gets invite to the White House

Mar 5th 2012, 7:10 AM 4,397 Views 14 Comments

Both Ollie Hayes and his nephew Henry Healy have received official invites to celebrate St Patrick’s Day with the Obamas.

Obama announces foundation of US black history museum
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Obama announces foundation of US black history museum

Feb 22nd 2012, 6:05 PM 1,491 Views 14 Comments

The country’s first national museum of its kind will seek to tell the untold stories around issues from slavery to pop culture.

The Daily Fix: Sunday
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The Daily Fix: Sunday

Feb 5th 2012, 8:00 PM 4,872 Views 0 Comments

Your evening round-up of the day’s main news…

WATCH: How many press-ups can Michelle Obama do?
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WATCH: How many press-ups can Michelle Obama do?

Feb 2nd 2012, 8:24 PM 5,283 Views 18 Comments

The First Lady would breeze through boot camp.

American singer Etta James dies at 73
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# Etta James

American singer Etta James dies at 73

Jan 20th 2012, 5:04 PM 3,716 Views 6 Comments

The legendary songstress, and singer of “At Last”, has passed away at 73 after suffering an illness.

Video: Smoke bomb sparks White House lockdown
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Video: Smoke bomb sparks White House lockdown

Jan 18th 2012, 8:45 AM 1,435 Views 1 Comment

Hundreds of Occupy protesters had gathered outside of the gates after marching on the US Capitol.

Ethics and e-voting: The week in quotes From TheJournal.ie

Ethics and e-voting: The week in quotes

Jan 15th 2012, 7:00 PM 2,640 Views 2 Comments

Did they really say that? TheJournal.ie’s review of the week in words.

Michelle Obama joins Twitter, hits 1,000 followers in an hour
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Michelle Obama joins Twitter, hits 1,000 followers in an hour

Jan 12th 2012, 2:34 PM 2,356 Views 4 Comments

US First Lady joins Barack Obama on Twitter – will they become America’s Tweethearts? (Sorry.)

Michelle Obama: I'm not an "angry black woman"
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Michelle Obama: I'm not an "angry black woman"

Jan 12th 2012, 10:16 AM 2,926 Views 7 Comments

The First Lady has hit back at assertions in a new book, which said her behaviour caused tensions in the White House.

Slideshow: 6 things you didn't know about Michelle Obama
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Slideshow: 6 things you didn't know about Michelle Obama

Jan 9th 2012, 11:05 AM 5,273 Views 13 Comments

A new book lifts the lid on the First Lady’s life inside the White House…

WATCH: ESPN pundit Jon Gruden mistakes US First Lady for a sideline reporter
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WATCH: ESPN pundit Jon Gruden mistakes US First Lady for a sideline reporter

Jan 5th 2012, 10:34 AM 752 Views 0 Comments

Clemson’s play-calling system uses pictures of famous people. Very famous people indeed.

US politician apologises for comments about Michelle Obama's bottom
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US politician apologises for comments about Michelle Obama's bottom

Dec 22nd 2011, 10:02 PM 9,202 Views 18 Comments

Republican Jim Sensenbrenner sparked a scandal by saying publicly that Obama had a “large posterior”.

Michelle Obama sets world record... for star-jumps
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# Let's Move!

Michelle Obama sets world record... for star-jumps

Dec 12th 2011, 3:48 PM 4,868 Views 8 Comments

The First Lady helps to shatter the previous world record for the most people performing jumping jacks in a 24-hour window.

The most important people of the last 14 years* (slideshow)
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The most important people of the last 14 years* (slideshow)

Dec 11th 2011, 10:00 AM 5,696 Views 9 Comments

*According to the new edition of the Chambers Biographical Dictionary, these include Brian Cowen, the founders of Twitter and Cheryl Cole.

Man charged with trying to assassinate Obama thought he was 'the antichrist'
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Man charged with trying to assassinate Obama thought he was 'the antichrist'

Nov 18th 2011, 7:34 AM 1,965 Views 13 Comments

Oscar Ramiro Ortega-Hernandez believed he was Jesus and thought President Barack Obama was the Antichrist, according to court documents and those who knew him