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Obama meets press for final time as President

Washington, D.C. (CNN) — President Barack Obama conceded Wednesday that President-elect Donald Trump may not take his advice on issues as he “won an election opposed to a number of my initiatives.” Obama added that once Trump gets into office and is …

U.S. intelligence agencies analyzing Russian intrusions

Washington D.C. (KFOR/CNN) — President Obama warned Russia Monday about Moscow’s expanding cyber attacks on the U.S. This comes as U.S. intelligence agencies are increasingly focused, U.S. officials tell CNN, on Russian influence on the upcoming presidential election. Director of National Intelligence …

Iran payment under fire

(NBC News) — A new report about the timing and method of a settlement payment the United States made to Iran is causing some political finger-pointing Wednesday. The US government delivered $400 million in Swiss Francs and Euros to Iran around the …

Obama commutes sentences of 214 federal inmates

Washington D.C.(CNN) — More than 200 federal inmates received a message from President Obama on Wednesday. Their requests for clemency were granted. The White House says the president commuted the sentences of 214 inmates nationwide. Of those, 67 were serving life sentences. …