At the start of Memorial Day Weekend, a crowd of people gathered to pay their respects to those lost during war at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, DC.
President Barack Obama is the first sitting U.S. president to visit the Hiroshima nuclear disaster site since then-President Harry S. Truman ordered the first nuclear bomb to be dropped in August, 1945. From the Truman Library to the museum that's home to the Enola Gay, Americans alike see Obama's visit as the right step forward in U.S.-Japan relations.
President Obama made a three-day trip to Vietnam to improve the United States’ relations in Asia, addressing trade, China and civil liberties.
President Obama is the third U.S. President to visit Vietnam since the normalization of relations just over 20 years ago. Deputy National Security Advisor Ben Rhodes outlines what's on deck for this historic visit.
Presumptive Republican nominee for president Donald Trump, was speaking about boycotting Nabisco at a fundraiser for New Jersey Governor Chris Christie when he made a joke about the governor not being able to eat Oreos anymore. "You’re not eating Oreos anymore. No more Oreos. For either of us, Chris. Don’t feel bad," said Trump pointing to Christie, who was off-stage.
Speaker Paul Ryan talked briefly after the Republican-led House voted to approve a $602 billion defense policy bill. Republican lawmakers rejected attempts by Democrats to close the detention facility at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba\. Ryan also spoke about the bipartisan efforts to tackle the opioid epidemic.
President Obama spoke during Rutgers University's 250th Anniversary commencement ceremony on May 15, 2016 in Piscataway, N.J. "I know that it's not always pretty. Really, I know," Obama joked to the graduating class, after urging them to have faith in democracy.
Michelle and Barack Obama dance to "Uptown Funk" with R2-D2 and two Stormtroopers at the White House. #MayThe4thBeWithYou
The last 2016 Republican presidential candidate competing against Donald Trump suspended his campaign Wednesday, April 4, 2016. Governor John Kasich (R-OH) dropped out of the race in Columbus, just a day after Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) announced he was leaving the race as well. Trump won the Indiana primary on Tuesday.
Senator Ted Cruz and Governor John Kasich suspended their campaigns within 24 hours after Donald Trump won the Indiana primary. Now with the path to the nomination open before him, Trump will turn his attention to Hillary Clinton.
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