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US President Barack Obama signs a Memorandum of Disapproval regarding S.J. Res. 8, a joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval of the rule submitted by the National Labor Relations Board relating to representation case procedures, at the White House in Washington, DC, March 31, 2015. AFP PHOTO/JIM WATSON (Photo credit should read JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Emission Cuts Ordered By Obama May Not Survive Beyond End Of His Presidency

The United States put forth its contribution Tuesday to a global climate treaty, relying entirely on a set of emission cuts ordered by President Barack Obama that may not survive beyond the end of his presidency.

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President Obama Hits The Links In Florida

President Barack Obama is making a stop in Florida to hit the links and kick off the spring season.

03/28/2015

Karen Bonilla at the White House 
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Miami Teen Honored By President Obama For App Idea

A 16-year-old from Miami was honored by President Barack Obama Monday for her innovative idea that spawned a helpful app.

03/25/2015

GOP Rep. Ed Whitfield of Kentucky (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

GOP Lawmaker Targets Obama Climate Plan

House Republicans targeted a key element of President Obama’s strategy for fighting climate change, releasing a bill to delay the Obama administration’s plan to limit carbon pollution.

03/24/2015

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Ft. Lauderdale Officers Terminated Over “Racially Biased” Video, Texts

Fort Lauderdale Police announced the termination and resignation of officers, they said, were involved in a “racially biased” video and messages.

03/20/2015

A woman arrested for going on a rant and smoke on an airplane isn't making any excuses for her actions that day. (Source: YouTube)

Woman Arrested For Smoking, Ranting On Plane Explains Herself

A woman arrested for going on a rant and smoking a cigarette on an airplane isn’t making any excuses for her actions that day.

03/16/2015

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Obama’s Cuba Actions Earn Rebuke From Senate Committee

A symbolic rebuke of President Obama’s effort to re-establish diplomatic relations with Cuba sailed through a Senate committee Thursday.

03/13/2015

SELMA, AL - MARCH 07:  People wait to hear U.S. president Barack Obama speak in front of the Edmund Pettus Bridge on March 7, 2015 in Selma, Alabama. Selma is commemorating the 50th anniversary of the famed civil rights march from Selma to Montgomery that resulted in a violent confrontation with Selma police and State Troopers on the Edmund Pettus Bridge on March 7, 1965.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Florida Women Travel To Selma For “Bloody Sunday” Anniversary

As thousands gather in Selma, Alabama on the 50th Anniversary of the “Bloody Sunday” assault, two Florida women are also honoring the past.

03/07/2015

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Florida Lawmakers In “Profound Disagreement” Of Obama’s Cuba Policy

The state’s Republican lawmakers want to send President Barack Obama a three-page message expressing “profound disagreement” of his effort to restore diplomatic ties with Cuba.

03/05/2015

Florida Governor Rick Scott speaks after his win in the Governor's Race on November 4, 2014. (Source: CBS4)

Scott Pushes Feds To Approve Health Program Money

Gov. Rick Scott on Wednesday tried to increase pressure on the federal government to continue funding for a program that hospitals say is critical to providing care to low-income and uninsured patients.

03/04/2015

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