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# barack-obama - Friday 22 January, 2016

From The42 Championship changes? No We Can’t – Even Obama would struggle to lead reform in the GAA Column

Championship changes? No We Can’t – Even Obama would struggle to lead reform in the GAA

TV3′s Tommy Martin believes the organisation is at a crossroads as the divide grows between grassroots and the elite level.

# barack-obama - Saturday 9 January, 2016

Secret Service foils plot to kidnap President Obama’s pet dogs

The man arrested over the plot told agents he was ‘Jesus Christ’.

# barack-obama - Friday 8 January, 2016

Obama at CNN town hall meeting: I am not out to get your guns Imaginary Fiction This post contains videos

Obama at CNN town hall meeting: I am not out to get your guns

The US president took on the gun lobby in a forum televised on prime-time CNN last night.

# barack-obama - Sunday 3 January, 2016

Obama and Hilary want crackdown on gun violence … Trump, not so much Mass Shootings This post contains videos

Obama and Hilary want crackdown on gun violence … Trump, not so much

Republicans aren’t so keen on the President’s plans.

# barack-obama - Saturday 2 January, 2016

US mayor says sorry to Muslims for calling Barack Obama a Muslim

He continued his criticism of President Obama.

# barack-obama - Thursday 10 December, 2015

Russian supermarket apologises for product showing Barack Obama as a monkey

A souvenir calendar chopping board featured a photo of the US president, as the youngest in a family of chimpanzees.

# barack-obama - Monday 7 December, 2015

The accused ’9/11 Five’ remain in Guantanamo and probably won’t ever get a real trial

Attempts to put them on trial in New York for the terrorist attacks backfired.

“This was an act of terrorism”: Obama in rare Oval Office address Poisoned Minds This post contains videos

“This was an act of terrorism”: Obama in rare Oval Office address

The US president has vowed to defeat the threat posed by IS.

# barack-obama - Monday 30 November, 2015

Bataclan tributes: ‘Each of these numerous bouquets laid here carries much sadness’

World leaders are flocking to the scene of floral tributes left outside the Bataclan.

# barack-obama - Thursday 26 November, 2015

White House goes into lockdown after a man wearing a USA flag hops the fence God Bless America This post contains videos

White House goes into lockdown after a man wearing a USA flag hops the fence

It’s not the first time it’s happened in recent times.

# barack-obama - Saturday 21 November, 2015

One police force is using Katy Perry tracks to disperse protests

Philippine officials used the left-field tactic while Barack Obama was in town.

# barack-obama - Wednesday 18 November, 2015

9 things we learned from Barack Obama’s interview with GQ

The US President says he’s quit smoking

# barack-obama - Wednesday 28 October, 2015

From The Daily Edge Barack Obama brilliantly redefined the meaning of ‘playing like a girl’ Play Like A Girl

Barack Obama brilliantly redefined the meaning of ‘playing like a girl’

And inspired the slickest Vine ever.

# barack-obama - Wednesday 21 October, 2015

He’s out: Joe Biden is NOT running for US president

The US vice president has decided not to challenge Democratic frontrunner Hillary Clinton.

# barack-obama - Tuesday 20 October, 2015

Remember the kid arrested over a clock? He just paid a visit to the White House

The Texas teenager was arrested after a homemade clock he brought to school was mistaken for a bomb.

# barack-obama - Wednesday 14 October, 2015

From The Daily Edge Barack Obama crashed this couple’s wedding and hugged the bride Legend

# barack-obama - Saturday 10 October, 2015

No one wants to buy the Obamas’ former holiday home

The mansion’s multi-million dollar price tag has already been chopped.

# barack-obama - Thursday 8 October, 2015

Rupert Murdoch under fire over tweet about ‘real black President’

It’s been suggested the media mogul may need a Twitter editor (at the very least).

# barack-obama - Friday 2 October, 2015

Three people killed in separate US shooting

The shooter died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

# barack-obama - Thursday 1 October, 2015

Donald Trump: I’ll send all Syrian refugees back

The US presidential candidate said many of the refugees could be members of Islamic State.

# barack-obama - Wednesday 30 September, 2015

US ‘gravely concerned’ as Russia bombs areas not controlled by Islamic State

It’s Moscow’s first engagement in a distant theatre of war since the Soviet occupation of Afghanistan.

# barack-obama - Sunday 27 September, 2015

Watch the moment Barack Obama met jailed drug dealers for a new prison documentary Fixing The System This post contains videos

Watch the moment Barack Obama met jailed drug dealers for a new prison documentary

The programme looks at whether non-violent drug dealers should face long jail-terms.

# barack-obama - Wednesday 23 September, 2015

When Francis met Barack: Here’s what the Pope spoke about during his White House visit

Washington is pulling out all the stops for the historic visit.

# barack-obama - Thursday 3 September, 2015

Barack Obama left a lovely comment on this heartwarming Humans of New York photo

It’s a story involving a man, his son, and a load of apricots.

From The Daily Edge Barack Obama left a lovely comment on this heartwarming Humans of New York photo HONY

Barack Obama left a lovely comment on this heartwarming Humans of New York photo

It’s a story involving a man, his son, and a load of apricots.

Has Obama been drinking his own urine in a bid to highlight climate change?

The US President is taking part in Bear Grylls’ show in a bid to bring the issue to a wider audience.

# barack-obama - Monday 31 August, 2015

Is this the only man who can stop Donald Trump?

Ben Carson is neck-and-neck with Trump in the latest poll.

# barack-obama - Monday 17 August, 2015

The government’s ‘certificate of Irishness’ is being scrapped due to lack of interest

Only 179 of the things were sold this year.

# barack-obama - Sunday 16 August, 2015

Barack Obama has been showing off his taste in music

There is a bit of Irish representation on the list.

# barack-obama - Monday 3 August, 2015

The 9 at 9: Monday

Here’s what you need to know as you kick off your bank holiday Monday.

# barack-obama - Saturday 25 July, 2015

# barack-obama - Wednesday 22 July, 2015

‘My name belonged and so I belonged’ – Barack Obama is about to return to his ‘homeland’

The president has visited Kenya before, but never as president.

# barack-obama - Tuesday 21 July, 2015

Barack Obama dealt a deft side-swipe to Trump during his final ‘Daily Show’

Obama also threatened to issue an “executive order” to stop the host from leaving.

# barack-obama - Thursday 16 July, 2015

Obama weighs in on sexual assault allegations against Bill Cosby

A petition is calling for a presidential honour awarded to Cosby to be revoked.

# barack-obama - Saturday 27 June, 2015

Here’s What Happened Today: Saturday

‘Grave concern’ for Irish citizens in Tunisia, Gay Pride and the heatwave we won’t be having.

# barack-obama - Friday 26 June, 2015

WATCH: Obama sings ‘Amazing Grace’ at funeral for Charleston church leader

He said the Charleston shooter was “blinded by hatred.”

# barack-obama - Thursday 25 June, 2015

WATCH: Obama tells trans heckler “You’re in my house”

The heckler was a transgender, undocumented immigrant activist protesting against the abuse of transgender immigrants.

# barack-obama - Monday 22 June, 2015

Barack Obama used the n-word while discussing racism Straight Talking This post contains videos

Barack Obama used the n-word while discussing racism

The US President was speaking on a comedian’s podcast.

Israeli minister’s wife apologises for ‘stupid’ tweet about Obama

The talk-show host tweeted a joke comparing the US President to a cup of weak, black coffee.

# barack-obama - Thursday 11 June, 2015

Obama approves extra 450 military to take-on ISIS, gets instantly hammered by Republicans

Obama has approved the deployment of 450 more US military trainers to Iraq.

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