Remembering Mama Sarah: Philanthropist And Obama Family Matriarch Dies In Kenya At 99

KOGELO, KENYA - FEBRUARY 5 : Sarah Hussein Obama, 86, the grandmother of US Presidential candidate Barack Obama, holds a photo of her grandson as she awaits the results of Super Tuesday's primary February 5, 2008 in Kogelo, Kenya. As the majority of states vote in the primary elections for the presidential candidates on "Super Tuesday", today is an important date in the presidential candidacy race for Barack Obama, who hopes to secure the Democratic Party’s nomination over his rival, Hillary Clinton. (Photo by Paula Bronstein/Getty Images)

Tributes are flooding in for Sarah Obama, philanthropist and step-grandmother of former U.S. President Barack Obama. Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta said in a statement that Sarah Obama passed away on Monday while receiving treatment at a hospital in the port city of Kisumu. He said she was 99, though the Associated Press reports she was… Continue reading Remembering Mama Sarah: Philanthropist And Obama Family Matriarch Dies In Kenya At 99

Emma Stone Gives Birth, Welcomes First Child With Husband Dave McCary

Barack Obama is mourning the loss of his step-grandmother, Sarah Ogwel Onyango Obama. The former U.S. president took to Instagram on Monday, revealing that the matriarch of his Kenyan family has died. She was at least 99 years old. “My family and I are mourning the loss of our beloved grandmother, Sarah Ogwel Onyango Obama,… Continue reading Emma Stone Gives Birth, Welcomes First Child With Husband Dave McCary

Handmaid’s Tale’ Star O-T Fagbenle to Play Barack Obama in Showtime’s ‘The First Lady’

The First Lady has found its Barack Obama. O-T Fagbenle will play the 44th president in Showtime’s upcoming series, ET confirms. The Handmaid’s Tale actor will star alongside Viola Davis, who’s been cast as Michelle Obama. The network describes the series, which will be directed and executive produced by Susanne Bier, as “a revelatory reframing… Continue reading Handmaid’s Tale’ Star O-T Fagbenle to Play Barack Obama in Showtime’s ‘The First Lady’

Sheldon Adelson, Conservative Donor And Casino Titan, Dies At 87

Sheldon Adelson, with his wife, Miriam, talks with then-Secretary of State Rex Tillerson before a 2017 speech by President Trump at the Israel Museum in Jerusalem.

Casino magnate Sheldon Adelson, one of the most prolific donors in conservative politics, died Monday night at the age of 87 due to complications from treatment for non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma, according to a statement from Las Vegas Sands, the company he founded. Adelson made his fortune — a net worth of around $35 billion according to… Continue reading Sheldon Adelson, Conservative Donor And Casino Titan, Dies At 87

Barack Obama Calls Riots at US Capitol a ‘Moment of Great Dishonor and Shame in Our Nation’

Barack Obama is urging Americans to stay united. Donald Trumpsupporters stormed the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday, violently taking over the building, claiming election fraud and protesting the ratification of President-elect Joe Biden’s Electoral College victory in the 2020 election. The former president released a poignant statement following the unprecedented riots, calling them “a moment of great dishonor and shame… Continue reading Barack Obama Calls Riots at US Capitol a ‘Moment of Great Dishonor and Shame in Our Nation’

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Roasts Trump in Miami …
‘FLORIDA MAN’ AIN’T EVEN THIS WILD!!!

Barack Obama really should consider taking up stand-up comedy in retirement, because the dude’s got some great jokes about President Trump … especially when he’s in Florida. 44 was at a rally Saturday in Miami, where he was campaigning for Joe Biden and Kamala Harris. While addressing a crowd of drive-in supporters, he lobbed some… Continue reading BARACK OBAMA
Roasts Trump in Miami …
‘FLORIDA MAN’ AIN’T EVEN THIS WILD!!!

US Election – 5 things we learned after Barack Obama returned to the campaign trail

Barack Obama made a welcome return to the stage in Pennsylvania to drum up support for his former Vice President in what was probably the best speech of the campaign so far, as we count down the hours before tomorrow’s final debate Americans were taken back four years as former President Barack Obama made his… Continue reading US Election – 5 things we learned after Barack Obama returned to the campaign trail

Barack Obama rips into Donald Trump in fiery first speech of Presidential election

He urged Americans to listen to the “better angels of our nature” – voting to “leave no doubt about what this country that we love stands for.” He attacked his successor over his approach to Covid-19 and healthcare, his love of conspiracy theories and the revelation that he has a secret Chinese bank account. And… Continue reading Barack Obama rips into Donald Trump in fiery first speech of Presidential election

Barack and Michelle Obama celebrate their 28th wedding anniversary with heartwarming message

Barack and Michelle Obama are marking their 28th wedding anniversary today, October 3, and they celebrated each other with heartwarming messages on their respective Instagram accounts. Barack Obama shared a loved up photo of them together and wrote: “Even with everything going on, I wanted to take a moment to say happy anniversary to the love… Continue reading Barack and Michelle Obama celebrate their 28th wedding anniversary with heartwarming message

Barack Obama: Former president announces memoir release date

Former US President Barack Obama has announced the publication date of the first half of his memoirs. Mr Obama – the first black president and husband of Michelle Obama – said the book would “try to provide an honest account of my presidency”. A Promised Land is set for release on 17 November, just two… Continue reading Barack Obama: Former president announces memoir release date