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Obama Fundraises In Hancock Park Amid Escalating Crises In Ukraine, Israel

President Obama arrived in the Southland Wednesday to fund-raise at an event organized by a high-profile Hollywood producer.

19 hours ago

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‘Net Neutrality’ Protesters To Remind Obama Of Campaign Pledge

Protesters were expected to gather Wednesday to call upon President Barack Obama to make good on a campaign pledge to enact anti-discrimination rules for Internet broadband service providers.

07/23/2014

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Presidential Visit Prompts LA Traffic Advisories Through Wednesday, Thursday

In light of President Obama’s scheduled visit to Los Angeles on Wednesday, a traffic advisory has been issued in an effort to limit congestion on the road.

07/22/2014

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Obama Praises US Men’s Soccer Team In Phone Calls

President Barack Obama commended the U.S. men’s soccer team Wednesday for making their country proud in the World Cup tournament in Brazil, during an Oval Office phone call with two of the team’s most celebrated players.

07/02/2014

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UC Irvine Graduates Prep For Pres. Obama’s Arrival For Commencement

The only thing left to do is wait for the arrival of President Barack Obama.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/13/2014

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Obama’s Weekend Southland Visit Prompts Temporary Flight Restrictions

President Barack Obama’s weekend visit to the Southland will have an impact on airspace.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/11/2014

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Some UC Irvine Students Annoyed By Strict Commencement Rules

Some students at UC Irvine are irritated by the strict security rules at this weekend’s commencement at Angel Stadium.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/10/2014

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Calif. Bill Calls For Enhanced School Lessons On Significance Of Obama’s Presidency

A bill that passed the Assembly with unanimous bipartisan support Thursday encourages California schools to teach students about the racial significance of Barack Obama’s presidency.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/24/2014

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US Attorney In Los Angeles Nominated For Judgeship

President Barack Obama on Thursday nominated a U.S. attorney from Southern California to become a federal District Court judge.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/03/2014

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President Obama Expected To Speak At USC In May

President Barack Obama is expected to make another trip to the Southland, it was announced Saturday.

03/22/2014

The Wichita State Shockers celebrate after beating the Missouri State Bears 68-45. (credit: Peter Aiken/Getty Images)

Keidel: Ides (And Idols) Of March

March Madness is a lifeline in an otherwise barren winter sports calendar, an essential bridge between football and baseball

03/21/2014

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Republican Candidate For Calif. Governor Compares Obama To Hitler

A Republican candidate for California governor is comparing President Barack Obama’s gun control policies with those of dictators such as Adolf Hitler, Joseph Stalin and North Korea’s Kim Jong Il.

03/04/2014

President Barack Obama (L) will meet with Jordan's King Abdullah II  in Palm Springs next month.  (Photo credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama To Host Jordanian King At Sunnylands Estate

President Barack Obama will host King Abdullah II of Jordan for talks in Southern California next month, according to reports.

01/29/2014

US President and former Illinois senator Barack Obama presents Chicago's bid for the 2016 Olympics, on October 2, 2009 in Copenhagen. The International Olympic Committee (IOC) will vote on the destiny of the 2016 Summer Olympic Games after a final round battle. (credit: OLIVIER MORIN/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama’s Selection Of Openly Gay Athletes To Winter Olympics Delegation Sends Clear Signal To Russia

President Barack Obama named openly gay athletes to the delegation that will represent the U.S. next year at opening and closing ceremonies for the Winter Olympics in Sochi, sending a clear signal to Russia about its treatment of gays and lesbians.

12/17/2013

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Calif. Lawmakers Call For Drought Declaration

With another dry winter looming, California lawmakers called on Gov. Jerry Brown and President Barack Obama to declare a drought emergency and federal disaster in the state.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/10/2013

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