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Originally posted 05/31/2014 02:15PM
The only American soldier held prisoner in Afghanistan has been freed from Taliban captivity in exchange for the release of five Afghan detainees from the U.S. prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, Obama administration officials said Saturday.
Originally posted 05/30/2014 02:55PM
She's only allowed to have limited access to Facebook, but first daughter Malia Obama got to experience one teen rite of passage without too much interference from her parents.
Originally posted 05/30/2014 09:55AM
Time to break out the plastic sheets.
Lea Michele stopped by Chelsea Lately and divulged an embarrassing secret about her performance with the Glee cast at President Barack Obama's 2013 inauguration. The Brunette Ambition author told host Chelsea Handler she was understandably nervous about the big moment, so she asked best friend and fellow performer Jonathan Groff to calm her down.
Originally posted 05/28/2014 01:55PM
Maya Angelou is getting a presidential farewell as the nation's top leaders honor the beloved poet.
Originally posted 05/21/2014 10:25AM
Check out where President Obama has chowed down on cheeseburgers and more
Originally posted 05/20/2014 10:00AM
What happens when you invite Vice President Joe Biden to your high school prom? For one student, the invitee couldn't make it, but he sent a personal reply.
Originally posted 05/19/2014 07:00AM
See breathtaking images from the U.S. Naval Academy's Sea Trials, Cannes and more
Originally posted 05/16/2014 10:30AM
Play testcaption testcredit Share on Facebook Tweet Pin on Pinterest Share on Tumblr The entirety of the National September 11 Memorial & Museum will soon be open to the public.
Originally posted 05/15/2014 02:15PM
The National September 11 Memorial & Museum opens to the public May 21, preceded by a ceremony Thursday with President Barack Obama, families and officials. Here are five things to know about the museum:
Originally posted 05/14/2014 12:20PM
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