August 31, 2015
Updated 1:47 PM

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The Full Transcript of Forward Editor-in-Chief's Interview With Obama

forward.com — Here is the transcript of Jane Eisner's interview with President Obama on Friday, August 28 in the Oval Office. The questions have been edited slightly for clarity. His responses are published here in full.
Aug 31, 2015

RT @sinderbrand: Obama used to walk 30+ blocks RT for H&H even though the subway's *right there,* and I just can't relate to that. http://…

Aug 31, 2015

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Aug 31, 2015

RT @howiewolf: President Obama is sad that H&H Bagels closed: The Full Transcript of the Forward Interview With Obama jd.fo/i8gIP

Aug 31, 2015

RT @howiewolf: President Obama is sad that H&H Bagels closed: The Full Transcript of the Forward Interview With Obama jd.fo/i8gIP

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Oliver Sacks Dies at 82; Neurologist and Author Explored the Brain’s Quirks

nytimes.com — Oliver Sacks, the neurologist and acclaimed author who explored some of the brain's strangest pathways in best-selling case histories like "The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat," using his patients' disorders as starting points for eloquent meditations on consciousness and the human condition, died Sunday at his home in New York City.
Aug 30, 2015

RT @NYTScience: The NYT obituary for Oliver Sacks, the neurologist and author who explored the brain’s quirks nyti.ms/1MVnVt4 pic.twitter.com/JsR91epB6J

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RT @MikeTRose: Zichronot l'vracha. Oliver Sacks Dies at 82; Neurologist and Author Explored the Brain’s Quirks nytimes.com/2015/08/31/sci…

Aug 30, 2015

RT @nytimes: Breaking News: Oliver Sacks, the neurologist and acclaimed author, dies at 82 nyti.ms/1UlzQRE

Aug 30, 2015

RT @nytimes: Breaking news: Oliver Sacks, the neurologist and acclaimed author, has died at 82 nyti.ms/1UeB4n2 pic.twitter.com/4Gf6f5UEtY

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Mount McKinley Will Be Renamed Denali

nytimes.com — President Obama announced on Sunday that Mount McKinley was being renamed Denali, restoring an Alaska Native name with deep cultural significance to the tallest mountain in North America. The move came on the eve of Mr. Obama's trip to Alaska, where he will spend three days promoting aggressive action to combat climate change, and is part of a series of steps meant to address the concerns of native Alaskan tribes.
Aug 30, 2015

On eve of trip to Alaska, Obama announces Mount McKinley will be renamed Denali nyti.ms/1JuUCew

Aug 30, 2015

RT @nytimes: Breaking News: Mount McKinley will be renamed Denali nyti.ms/1JFsIK2

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