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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
'Hamilton' Sets Record with 16 Tony Nominations
Pop Culture

'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.
Deeply Divided White House Will Not Support Encryption Legislation
Legislation

Deeply Divided White House Will Not Support Encryption Legislation

The political debate over the limits of encryption rages on.
White House: Privacy Won't Disappear Just Because Government Unlocked iPhone
Privacy Concerns

White House: Privacy Won't Disappear Just Because Government Unlocked iPhone

'The reason they should be confident in that privacy is because there are laws on the books that are assiduously followed.'
Obama Nominates Moderate, Veteran Judge for Supreme Court
Supreme Court

Obama Nominates Moderate, Veteran Judge for Supreme Court

Marrick Garland, 63, is currently chief judge of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia.
Former Senior Advisor to President Obama Joins GoFundMe
Crowdfunding

Former Senior Advisor to President Obama Joins GoFundMe

Longtime White House communications director Dan Pfeiffer will serve as the popular crowdfunding platform's VP of communications and policy.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Female Entrepreneurs Take the Spotlight at White House's First Demo Day
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Female Entrepreneurs Take the Spotlight at White House's First Demo Day

Facebook, Airbnb and Microsoft announced new plans to hire more women and minorities. More than 90 startups were represented at the event.
Obama's Ex-Press Secretary Is Now Working at McDonald's
McDonald's

Obama's Ex-Press Secretary Is Now Working at McDonald's

McDonald's wants to be seen as a 'modern, progressive burger company' with the help of Robert Gibbs.
Kate Taylor
Obama Heads to Silicon Valley to Discuss Hacking Threats With CEOs
Security

Obama Heads to Silicon Valley to Discuss Hacking Threats With CEOs

The aim is to build support for beefing up cyber security laws in the wake of massive hacks at Target Corp, Sony Corp and Anthem Inc.
Meet the Woman Who Is Shaping the Nation's Policy on Drones
Drones

Meet the Woman Who Is Shaping the Nation's Policy on Drones

Lisa Ellman has been quietly working to craft policy that will make it possible for commercial drones to be flown in the U.S.
Elizabeth Segran
U.S. Considers 'Proportionate' Response to Sony Hacking Attack
Sony

U.S. Considers 'Proportionate' Response to Sony Hacking Attack

The attack was an example of 'destructive activity with malicious intent that was initiated by a sophisticated actor,' a White House spokesperson said.
 How the First Lady Helped Small Grocery Businesses Reduce 'Food Deserts' in California
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How the First Lady Helped Small Grocery Businesses Reduce 'Food Deserts' in California

With help from the White House and some savvy investors, low-income families now have access to healthy food options.
Jessica Pothering
Obama Rallies Dream Team of Entrepreneurs at White House
Obama

Obama Rallies Dream Team of Entrepreneurs at White House

LinkedIn founder Reid Hoffman and designer Tory Burch were among the handful of entrepreneurs who met with President Obama today as he looks to bolster entrepreneurship throughout the U.S. and abroad.
Catherine Clifford