President Obama is making an announcement about American relations with Cuba.

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Oregon residents celebrate pot legalization

Hundreds of marijuana enthusiasts lit up celebratory joints in the streets Tuesday night as recreational use was officially made legal in Oregon.

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Obama says he’s ‘feeling pretty good’ about health care

President Obama visited Nashville to push state governments to expand their Medicaid programs to cover low-income Americans.

Trump sues Univision for $500 million

Trump sues Univision for $500 million

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump is filing a lawsuit against Univision for $500 million after the Spanish language broadcaster canceled its screening of the Miss USA pageant.

White House lifts ban on visitor taking photos

White House lifts ban on visitor taking photos

The White House on Wednesday ended a long-standing ban on tourists taking photos or using social media during public tours of the building.

Obama: Cuba, U.S. to reopen respective embassies

Obama: Cuba, U.S. to reopen respective embassies

During a speech at the White House, President Obama said increased engagement between Americans and Cubans would help improve Cubans' lives.

State Department to release Clinton e-mails

State Department to release Clinton e-mails

The State Department said it would release about 3,000 pages of Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton's e-mail correspondence from her first year as secretary of state on Tuesday night.

Valerie Ervin: 'Valerie Ervin For Congress' | Campaign 2016

Valerie Ervin: 'Valerie Ervin For Congress' | Campaign 2016

In her debut campaign video, former Montgomery County council member and former executive director of the Center for Working Families Valerie Ervin announces her bid to represent Maryland’s 8th congressional district.

Obama calls U.S. and Brazil 'natural partners'

Obama calls U.S. and Brazil 'natural partners'

President Obama and Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff announced their countries’ efforts to get 20 percent of their electricity from renewable sources by 2030 during a joint news conference in Washington, D.C., on Tuesday.

Obama, Rousseff visit MLK memorial

Obama, Rousseff visit MLK memorial

President Obama and Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff visited the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial in Washington, D.C., on Monday.

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Obama slams GOP: 'Do your job'

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