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Obama Commutes Sentences of 111 Federal Inmates
President Obama has commuted the sentences of 111 federal inmates convicted of drug offenses, the White House announced today, bringing his total number of commutations to 673. According to the White House, Obama has cut the federal sentences of more men and woman than the last 10 presidents
This Week in History: May 29-June 4
ABC News' Jonathan Karl looks back at great moments in history, politics and pop culture.
Everything You Need to Know About the White House Correspondents' Dinner
They call it “nerd prom.” The annual White House Correspondents’ Dinner (WHCD) is one of Washington’s hottest tickets. It’s a night where journalists rub shoulders with Hollywood celebrities, athletes and administrators. The star-studded event is hosted by the White House Correspondents’
'This Week' Transcript: Donald Trump and Sen. Bernie Sanders
THIS IS A RUSH TRANSCRIPT FOR 'THIS WEEK' ON March 27, 2016 and it will be updated. ANNOUNCER: Starting right now on THIS WEEK with George Stephanopoulos, war of words: the Trump-Cruz feud getting even more personal. SEN. TED CRUZ (R-TX), PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE: It is a smear that has come from
President Obama Condemns Brussels Attacks
The president expressed his solidarity with the Belgian people after a series of attacks left at least 31 dead.
President Obama and First Family Attend State Dinner in Cuba
President Barack Obama and the First Family attended a state dinner in Cuba tonight following a busy first day in the country. The event was hosted by Cuban President Raúl Castro and held at the Palace of the Revolution in Cuba's capitol city of Havana. No toasts or speeches were expected, as is
Exclusive: Obama Says Cuban Leader Castro 'Truly Wants Change'
After meeting with President Raul Castro today, President Obama said in an exclusive interview with ABC News' David Muir that he believed the Cuban leader "truly" wanted change in the island nation and that Cuba would become "more prosperous" in the future. "For 50 years, they have used American
Historic Day in Cuba: President Obama and President Castro Shake Hands
Good evening tonight from Havana where we witnessed an historic moment today President Obama standing side by side we've Cuban president Raul Castro. Saying the United States and Cuba are no longer enemies a thaw decades after the Cold War ended. But there were tense moments here today the two
President Obama Meeting With Cuban Leader Raul Castro
President Obama is in bilateral talks with Cuban leader Raul Castro, following an official welcoming ceremony at the presidential palace in Havana this morning. The president’s full day of events in Cuba marks the first time a sitting U.S. president has visited the island nation since Calvin
Presidents Obama, Castro Meet in Cuba for Historic Visit
President Obama is the first sitting American president to visit Cuba since Calvin Coolidge in 1922.