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Microsoft Executive Will Now Run HealthCare.gov

Microsoft Executive Will Now Run HealthCare.gov

The Obama administration announced on Tuesday that former Microsoft executive Kurt DelBene will take over the operation of the troubled HealthCare.gov website.

A Year After Shooting, Bells Toll In Newtown

A Year After Shooting, Bells Toll In Newtown

As a steady snow blanketed Newtown, Saturday morning, the bells at St. Rose of Lima church tolled 26 times.

Obama’s ‘You Can Keep It’ Promise Is ‘Lie Of The Year’

Obama’s ‘You Can Keep It’ Promise Is ‘Lie Of The Year’

President Obama’s oft-repeated promise that “if you like your health care plan, you can keep it” is 2013′s “lie of the year,” according to the fact checkers at the Tampa Bay Times’ nonpartisan PolitiFact project.

LISTEN: President Obama Delivers A Eulogy For Nelson Mandela

LISTEN: President Obama Delivers A Eulogy For Nelson Mandela

During a memorial service at South Africa’s largest soccer stadium, President Obama delivered a 20-minute eulogy that compared Mandela to Gandhi, Martin Luther King, Abraham Lincoln and America’s founding fathers.

World Reflects On The Life Of Nelson Mandela

World Reflects On The Life Of Nelson Mandela

Nelson Mandela, who became an icon of the struggle for racial equality during a decades-long struggle against South Africa’s apartheid system, is being remembered across the globe on Thursday following his death at age 95.

HealthCare.gov Is Now Working Smoothly, White House Says

HealthCare.gov Is Now Working Smoothly, White House Says

White House officials say the government’s health insurance website, which has been plagued with problems ever since it launched in October, is now working smoothly for most users.

Small Businesses Get One-Year Delay In Health Insurance Process

Small Businesses Get One-Year Delay In Health Insurance Process

The Obama administration announced it is delaying until November 2014 a requirement that small businesses shop for health insurance via the troubled federal HealthCare.gov site, which has been blamed for many problems since its launch last month. The shift applies to businesses with fewer than 50 full-time workers.

Senate Democrats Detonate ‘Nuclear Option’ To Curb Filibusters

Senate Democrats Detonate ‘Nuclear Option’ To Curb Filibusters

There was high drama Thursday on the floor of the Senate as Democrats significantly changed the way business in the chamber is done.

Sealaska CEO lobbies Obama on subsistance, 8(a) contracts

Sealaska CEO lobbies Obama on subsistance, 8(a) contracts

A Southeast Native corporation CEO was one of a dozen Native leaders who met with President Obama as part of last week’s White House Tribal Nations Conference.

Federal Reserve Nominee Yellen Navigates Confirmation Hearing

Federal Reserve Nominee Yellen Navigates Confirmation Hearing

Janet Yellen cleared a key hurdle Thursday, as her confirmation hearing to become the next chair of the Federal Reserve went smoothly.