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WASHINGTON (AP) — A District of Columbia police officer who worked as a motorcycle escort for the White House and other officials has been moved to administrative duty after he allegedly made threatening comments about Michelle Obama, The Washington Post reported Thursday. The officer was overheard making the comments Wednesday as several officers from the […]

President Obama and the First Lady are a walking love story. The Obamas share what they did for their first date and the Spike Lee joint they saw together. The president even gives some advice to the fellas on dating. See it below.   Also see… 3 Shot In Southeast DC, Including Two 7-Year Olds […]

The issue of gay marriage is a divisive one in this the country particularly because of the opposition from the Christian community. Some Black Christians are on the fence about supporting the first Black president who recently announce his support for the hot button issue. Has Obama lost the Black Christian vote over his position of same sex marriage? In […]


President Obama made a cameo appearance on the Jimmy Fallon Show as he continues to campaign. The President spoke on college loans ‘SLOW JAM” style. Enjoy the vid!

In this exclusive opinion piece, actor Gabrielle Union issues an impassioned and very personal plea to spare the Affordable Care Act, now under attack by politicians. ———— I am going to do something that most people in my position don’t do often – tell you my age. I am 39 years old. I am at […]


Picking an election-year fight with Republicans, President Barack Obama is urging Congress to boost taxes on millionaires, traveling to Florida to make a populist pitch on an issue that draws a sharp contrast with GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney. Obama is outlining his support for the so-called “Buffett rule” in Boca Raton, Fla., arguing that wealthy investors should not pay taxes […]

President Obama prays with his administration before an important meeting.

Evangelist Franklin Graham has apologized to President Obama for questioning his Christian faith during a cable television news interview. “I regret any comments I have ever made which may have cast any doubt on the personal faith of our president, Mr. Obama,” Graham said in a statement. More than a dozen members of a religious subgroup […]

The celebration has already begun. Concert orchestras hedge the reflecting pool on the Capitol. Celebrity guests of every walk are addressing the nation. But for…