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July 21st, 2011
11:23 AM ET

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On Sunday night the first family gathered around a television in the Treaty Room in the residence of the White House to watch the World Cup soccer game between the U.S. and Japan.  The U.S. women lost to Japan in a shootout.

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US President Barack Obama presents the Medal of Honor to Army Sergeant First Class Leroy Arthur Petry July 12, 2011
July 14th, 2011
12:00 PM ET

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 U.S. Army Sgt. 1st Class Leroy Petry during a ceremony awarding him the Medal of Honor at the White House July 12, 2011 in Washington, DC.   Petry, who received the medal for his courageous actions during operations in Paktia, Afghanistan, in May 2008, is the second living, active duty service member to be awarded the Medal of Honor for actions in Iraq or Afghanistan.

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July 7th, 2011
01:53 PM ET

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On the White House South Lawn, members of the military and their families listen to President Obama make remarks on the Truman Balcony in honor of their service and the United States' 235th birthday.

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June 23rd, 2011
11:00 AM ET

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The White House press briefing room while President Obama addresses the nation upstairs in the East Room.

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June 16th, 2011
11:01 AM ET

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A building displays an 8-story banner welcoming US President Barack Obama during a visit to San Juan, Puerto Rico on June 14, 2011. The official visit was the first by a US President to the island territory since former US President John F. Kennedy's visited in 1961.


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President Obama toasts German Chancellor Angela Merkel during a State Dinner in the Rose Garden at the White House this week.
June 9th, 2011
02:57 PM ET
Picture of the week: Weiner at White House
June 2nd, 2011
05:31 PM ET

Picture of the week: Weiner at White House

Rep. Anthony Weiner, caught up in so-called "Twitter gate" ducked past cameras after a meeting at the White House Thursday.

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May 19th, 2011
01:11 PM ET

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President Obama gives the Hawaiian hand sign as he poses with a newly commissioned officer and his father from Hawaii during the United States Coast Guard Academy commencement ceremony in New London, Connecticut on Wednesday.

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May 5th, 2011
12:00 PM ET

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WASHINGTON (CNN) - U.S. President Barack Obama speaks as Assistant Secretary of Veterans Affairs Tammy Duckworth  listens during an event with members of Wounded Warrior Soldier Ride on the South Lawn of the White House.

Duckworth lost her legs when the aircraft she was co-piloting was ambushed and struck by a rocket-propelled grenade.

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April 28th, 2011
12:00 PM ET

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(CNN) - It was a busy day for reporters at the White House Wednesday after President Obama's long-form birth certificate was released.