March on Washington: 'Their March Is Now Our March'

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-08_6b55491012.jpgMLADEN ANTONOV/AFP/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- Commemorating the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington, civil-rights leaders and elected officials gathered the site of the original event to decry voter-ID laws, the Supreme Court's recent decision on the Voting Rights Act, "Stand Your Ground" gun laws, and racial profiling.

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Obama: Reported Syria Gassing ‘Big Event of Grave Concern’

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-08_f42f8f242d.jpgSAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images (WASHINGTON) -- President Obama says the reported chemical attack in Syria this week is “clearly a big event of grave concern,” but that the United States needs to carefully “think through” its response. “When you start seeing chemical weapons used on a large scale; and again, we’re still gathering information about this particular event, but it is very troublesome,” Obama told CNN in his first public comments since Wednesday’s reported attack.

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Mueller: Some US Citizens Fighting in Syria, Could Pose Future Threat

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-08_6ddfe966ad.jpgABC News (WASHINGTON) -- Robert Mueller had only been at the helm of the FBI for a week when terrorists successfully launched the biggest attack on U.S. soil since Pearl Harbor.  Now, after 12 years of evolving threats against the United States, Mueller is preparing to say goodbye to the agency he has led for so long.

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Pro-Manning Hecklers Interrupt Obama in Syracuse

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-08_6221bd705f.jpgJEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images (SYRACUSE, N.Y.) -- While making the pitch on his new college affordability plan for the second time, President Obama was interrupted by pro-Bradley Manning hecklers at Henninger High School in Syracuse, N.Y., Thursday evening. Two women holding a giant “Free Bradley Manning” sign yelled at the president in the middle of his speech.

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Obama Stops in Seneca Falls, Presents Copy of Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-08_bb49591616.jpgAndrew Harrer-Pool/Getty Images (SENECA FALLS, N.Y.) -- Ahead of Women’s Equality Day on Monday, President Obama made an unannounced stop on his bus tour in Seneca Falls, N.Y. Thursday at the Women’s Rights National Historical Park Visitor Center. Obama presented the center with a copy of the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act of 2009, the first bill he signed as president, and gave them a copy of the remarks he made during the signing ceremony.

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