Posted Jan 19, 2013By
Presidential terms are measured by sweeping laws and stirring events, but legacies are about enduring ideas. The one Barack Obama has in mind will drive most everything he tries to do in the next four years: assuring that America is a place where anyone can make it. This photo essay by the Associated Press documents some of the enduring challenges that the country will face during Obama’s second term.
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Remembering those killed in the 1941 Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor that launched the U.S. into World War II.
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