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Obama Awards Biden The Presidential Medal Of Freedom

Obama Awards Biden The Presidential Medal Of Freedom

President Barack Obama on Thursday awarded Vice President Joe Biden the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the nation’s highest civilian honor, during a surprise event at the White House paying tribute to him. Moving Biden to tears, Obama hailed him as “the best vice president America has ever had” and “a lion of American history.” As […]

One Month To Strike Back —Obama Says

One Month To Strike Back —Obama Says

The verdict is unanimous: President Barack Obama and every U.S. intelligence service agree that Russian President Vladimir Putin has run a sophisticated intelligence operation designed to disrupt American democracy and elect Donald J. Trump. The lone dissenter? Trump himself. Obama vows that the United States will respond at a time and in a manner of […]

Word up: The Secret Story Of Scrabble

Word up: The Secret Story Of Scrabble

Fancy a game of Lexiko? Or how about Alph? Appropriately enough for a word game, it was only when Scrabble acquired the name millions now know it by that it really started to take off, spawning special sets for kids and travellers, tournaments with fat cash prizes, a television show – even a dirty-word version. […]