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WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 12: (AFP OUT) U.S. President Barack Obama delivers remarks at a tribute to Vice-President Joe Biden (L) during an event in the State Dining room of the White House, January 12, 2017 in Washington, DC. Obama presented the Medal of Freedom to Vice President Joe Biden. (Photo by Olivier Douliery-Pool/Getty Images)

Obama Wishes Joe Biden A Happy Birthday With An Adorable Meme

Joe Biden may be another year older, but these memes never get old. Former President Barack Obama celebrated the 75th birthday of the former vice president Monday by tweeting a meme that seemed to cap...
A demonstrator wears an American flag themed hat and a campaign scarf during the 'Pittsburgh Not Paris' rally in front of The White House in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Saturday, June 3, 2017. The Fairfax County Republican Committee and the Republican Party of Virginia sponsored the event in which hundreds gather to show support for U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw from the Paris Climate Accord. Photographer: Zach Gibson/Bloomberg via Getty Images

Less Healthy Americans Were More Likely To Vote Trump, Research Finds

Parts of the U.S. where gains in life expectancy during recent decades fell below the national average were also areas where Donald Trump was more likely to outperform Hillary Clinton in the 2016 pres...
German Chancellor Angela Merkel, top candidate of the Christian Democratic Union Party (CDU) for the upcoming general elections, waves to supporters during an election rally in Regensburg, Germany, September 18, 2017. REUTERS/Michael Dalder

Angela Merkel Wins Fourth Term As Chancellor In German Election

Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democratic Union has come out on top in Germany's national election on Sunday, according to early exit polls, putting her on the path for a fourth term in power. E...
WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 20: President Barack Obama leaves the Oval Office for the last time as President, in Washington, D.C. on January 20, 2017. Later today President-Elect Donald Trump will be sworn-in as the 45th President. (Photo by Kevin Dietsch-Pool/Getty Images)

Read The Letter Barack Obama Left Donald Trump Upon Leaving Office

Upon leaving office, former President Barack Obama left his successor President Donald Trump a letter that he left on the Resolute Desk in the Oval Office. Trump vowed to cherish what he called the "b...
WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 20: President Barack Obama leaves the Oval Office for the last time as President, in Washington, D.C. on January 20, 2017. Later today President-Elect Donald Trump will be sworn-in as the 45th President. (Photo by Kevin Dietsch-Pool/Getty Images)

Read The Letter Barack Obama Left Donald Trump Upon Leaving Office

Upon leaving office, former President Barack Obama left his successor President Donald Trump a letter that he left on the Resolute Desk in the Oval Office. Trump vowed to cherish what he called the "b...
HAMBURG, GERMANY - JULY 7: (----EDITORIAL USE ONLY MANDATORY CREDIT - ' RUSSIAN PRESIDENTIAL PRESS AND INFORMATION OFFICE / HANDOUT' - NO MARKETING NO ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS - DISTRIBUTED AS A SERVICE TO CLIENTS----) Russia's President Vladimir Putin (L) and US President Donald Trump (R) shake hands during a bilateral meeting on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Hamburg, Germany, on July 7, 2017. (Photo by Russian Presidential Press and Information Office/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)

Donald Trump Had A Second Meeting With Vladimir Putin At G-20 Summit

President Donald Trump had a second, informal meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin at the G-20 summit earlier this month, White House officials confirmed Tuesday. Officials had not confirmed...
WASINGTON, DC - JULY 16: U.S President Donald Trump returns to the White House on July 16, 2017 in Washington, DC. The president was at his Bedminster, New Jerey golf course for the final round of the U.S. Women's Open tournament. (Photo by Olivier Douliery-Pool/Getty Images)

Nearly 6 Months Into Trump's Presidency, His Approval Ratings Are Stuck At Historic Lows

WASHINGTON ― New polls show President Donald Trump's approval ratings are at historic lows, as Trump hits the six-month mark of his presidency this Thursday. Only 36 percent of Americans approve of Tr...
A combination photo shows Republican U.S. presidential nominee Donald Trump (L) and Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton during their third and final debate at UNLV in Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S. on October 19, 2016. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Donald Trump Is Right: Hillary Was Held To A Different Standard

NEW YORK ― President Donald Trump tried to deflect attention away from his campaign's repeated lies about its dealings with the Russian government and onto Hillary Clinton Wednesday morning, spouting...
A woman with a child walks past a mural of U.S. president-elect Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin in Belgrade, Serbia, December 4, 2016. The text on the mural reads in Russian, Serbia and English "Kosovo is Serbia". REUTERS/Marko Djurica

Trump Goes One-On-One With The Russian Who Helped Him Win

WASHINGTON – If President Donald Trump wants to make a good first impression with Russian leader Vladimir Putin when they meet Friday, two words he might consider starting with are "thank" and "...