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Obama Pokes Fun at Bill Gates as He Awards Him Presidential Medal of Freedom
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Obama Pokes Fun at Bill Gates as He Awards Him Presidential Medal of Freedom

The Microsoft co-founder and wife Melinda were honored for their significant philanthropic work.
Nina Zipkin
Judge Blocks Obama Rule Extending Overtime Pay to 4.2 Million Workers
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Judge Blocks Obama Rule Extending Overtime Pay to 4.2 Million Workers

It was expected to touch nearly every sector of the U.S. economy and have the greatest impact on nonprofit groups, retail companies, hotels and restaurants.
Election-Year Email Troubles Are a Warning for Business Leaders
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Election-Year Email Troubles Are a Warning for Business Leaders

For business leaders, the harsh reality is that the email hacking is not a headache just for politicians.
Varun Mehta
Obama Administration Rolls Out Rules on Paid Sick Leave, Pay Data
Federal Government

Obama Administration Rolls Out Rules on Paid Sick Leave, Pay Data

U.S. Labor Secretary Thomas Perez told reporters in a phone call that the sick leave rule would directly affect more than 1.1 million workers.
Brain Break: Bad Lip Reading Takes on Hillary and the Democrats
Brain Break

Brain Break: Bad Lip Reading Takes on Hillary and the Democrats

Will hearing nonsense come out of the mouths of famous people ever get old? We don't think so.
Entrepreneur Staff
Coding in the Classroom: Learning the Future Language of Business
Business Education

Coding in the Classroom: Learning the Future Language of Business

Speaking more than one language may help land you a job. Knowing code almost guarantees one.
Vassil Terziev
On His 55th Birthday, 12 Inspirational Quotes From President Obama
Radicals & Visionaries

On His 55th Birthday, 12 Inspirational Quotes From President Obama

Here are some words of wisdom from the 44th president that will make you want to grab the day by the horns.
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Mark Zuckerberg: 'Entrepreneurship Is About Creating Change, Not Just Creating Companies'
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Mark Zuckerberg: 'Entrepreneurship Is About Creating Change, Not Just Creating Companies'

The Facebook founder spoke with President Barack Obama at the 2016 Global Entrepreneurship Summit.
Nina Zipkin
Daymond John Takes Over Weekly White House Email
Daymond John

Daymond John Takes Over Weekly White House Email

'The challenges I faced and the journey I took mirror the potential of millions of young entrepreneurs here and around the world,' he wrote.
Entrepreneur Staff
The Bedtime Routines of 4 Exceptionally Successful People
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The Bedtime Routines of 4 Exceptionally Successful People

From Bill Gates to Barack Obama, here's an eye-opening peek at how some of the most famous and accomplished people of our time hit the sack.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
'Hamilton' Sets Record with 16 Tony Nominations
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'Hamilton' Sets Record with 16 Tony Nominations

Check out the star's freestyle performance at the White House.
Nina Zipkin
Malia Obama Will Take a Gap Year, Then Head to Harvard
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Malia Obama Will Take a Gap Year, Then Head to Harvard

The 17-year-old daughter of the president will concentrate on finishing her high school final exams before considering how to spend her gap year.
Obama Urges FCC to Open Cable Box Competition
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Obama Urges FCC to Open Cable Box Competition

The rule would allow consumers to obtain video services from providers such as Alphabet, Apple and Tivo.
Obama Names Experts from Business, Academia to New Cybersecurity Panel
Cybersecurity

Obama Names Experts from Business, Academia to New Cybersecurity Panel

The new commission will make long term recommendations for tightening cyber security in government and the private sector by early December.