Another Fence Jumper

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By: April Ryan, aprildryan.com | AURN Last night the first family was home when a man jumped the fence at the White House and Secret Service put the place on lockdown.  This time the jumper was deemed the "standard" type person who attempts this action.  That type of person in many cases is not … [Read more...]

The Parent Plus Loan Program Gets Tweeked

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By: April Ryan, aprildryan.com | AURN The Department of Education has changed the parent plus loan programs stringent credit requirements that prevented many parents from obtaining the federal loans to send their kids to college.  Last years criticism of the loan programs credit criteria made it … [Read more...]

FACT SHEET: The U.S. Government’s Response to Ebola at Home and Abroad

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THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 22, 2014 FACT SHEET: The U.S. Government’s Response to Ebola at Home and Abroad At the President’s direction, the U.S. Government is coordinating and operationalizing a comprehensive strategy to respond to the … [Read more...]

Readout of the President’s Call to Prime Minister Harper of Canada

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THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 22, 2014 Readout of the President’s Call to Prime Minister Harper of Canada President Obama spoke by phone with Prime Minister Stephen Harper to express the American people’s solidarity with Canada in the wake … [Read more...]

April Ryan & General Kip Ward Talk About #BringBackOurGirls

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Courtesy: Black America Web White House Correspondent April Ryan is in for Roland Martin and talks to General Kip Ward about the #BringBackOurGirls campaign and the allegations that the girls will be released soon. LISTEN: … [Read more...]

Grand Jury Testimony Leaked in Ferguson Case

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April Ryan reports - LISTEN:  WASHINGTON -- The police officer who fatally shot an unarmed 18-year-old in a St. Louis suburb last summer has told investigators that he was pinned in his vehicle and in fear for his life as they struggled over his gun, The New York Times reported. The report … [Read more...]

Unrest in St. Louis

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(AURN) -- Police involved fatal shootings in Missouri are on the radar of the Obama Administration as more protests continue stemming from two separate fatal shootings where two teens were left dead. April Ryan reports - LISTEN:  … [Read more...]

Susan Rice on ‘Meet the Press': Fight Against ISIS is ‘Long-Term’

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Source: NBCNews - Meet the Press National Security Adviser Susan Rice said ground troops will be a part of the campaign to combat Islamist terror group ISIS — but she repeated administration pledges that they will be Iraqi forces, and not U.S. troops, and warned the effort to combat the militants … [Read more...]

President Obama’s Call with Secretary Burwell

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THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 12, 2014  Readout of the President’s Call with Secretary Burwell This morning the President was briefed on the diagnosis of a second case of Ebola in Dallas, Texas, by Assistant to the President for Homeland … [Read more...]

House of Style 1600

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By: April Ryan, aprildryan.com Former First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy was known for her fashion sense, which featured the pill box hat and elegant dress. Decades later, Mrs. Obama is viewed as a trendsetter on the style stage, where some call her a fashion icon who inspires the very … [Read more...]