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Obama Plays Soccer With Japanese Robot

President Obama visited the Miraikan science museum in Tokyo, Japan, on Thursday where he played some soccer with Honda's robot named Asimo (Advanced Step in Innovative Mobility), NBC News reported. The president briefly conversed with Asimo, bowed politely and then watched as the robot gave a soccer ball a good kick. "I have to say that the robots were a little scary, they were too lifelike," he said afterwards. "They were amazing." Read »
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WATCH: NJ Gov. Christie Adresses Sandy Aid

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie hosts his 120th town hall meeting in Brick, NJ. He is expected to discuss the administration's plan for distributing the second round of recovery funds for those affected by Hurricane Sandy. Read »
Wednesday, Apr 23, 2014 at 11:05 AM

Hopefully today's name change, while so meaningful to me personally, can also raise awareness of the fact that we (transgender) people exist everywhere in America today, and that we must jump through hurdles every day just for being who we are.  

— Chelsea Elizabeth Manning, the private known as Bradley Manning who was sentenced to 35 years in prison for handing classified U.S. documents to WikiLeaks, reacting after a judge approved her name change.
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Jeb Bush: I’m "Thinking About Running" for President

Jeb Bush, the former Republican governor of Florida, has given his clearest indication yet that he’s considering a White House run in 2016. He told a private fundraising lunch on Wednesday, "I am thinking of running for president." Bush, the son of one president and younger brother of another, is often at odds with GOP's base. He's endorsed the Obama administration's Common Core curriculum and he's passionate about the human side of immigration overhaul. Read »
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Caroline Kennedy Stands by Dolphin-Hunt Tweet

Caroline Kennedy, the new U.S. ambassador to Japan, defended a controversial tweet about Japan's annual dolphin hunt that she posted shortly after being sworn in. Kennedy told NBC News Thursday she had no regrets speaking out about the “inhumaneness“ of the dolphin hunt, considered a national tradition. Japanese officials called her comments hypocritical because of American consumption of beef, poultry and lamb. Read »
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