One year after being re-elected president, President Obama’s month of November was filled with flack about the Healthcare.gov website, remembering the anniversary of John F. Kennedy’s assassination, Veteran’s Day, attending a University of Maryland basketball game, pardoning a turkey and doing some Black Friday shopping. Here’s a selection of photos highlighting the activities of U.S. President Obama in the month of November.
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Nov. 29 Daily Brief: Anti-government protestors in Bangkok, the Grinch who posed for photos and gearing up for Christmas
EU integration protest, garment factory fire, World AIDS Day sand sculpture and more
Black Friday is drawing shoppers this year as always, but it’s a far more sedate scene locally and nationally with the continuing rise of Thanksgiving sales. Here’s a look at some of the lines around the country.
Construction work has been completed on Andy Scott’s Kelpies, the world’s largest pair of equine sculptures and one of the UKs tallest pieces of public art.
Nov. 26 Daily Brief: No-confidence debate Bangkok parlaiment, Lady Gaga in Tokyo, car bomb explodes in Syria
Brazilian Miss Pole Dance South America competition, war-torn Afghanistan still facing poverty and unemployment and more in today’s daily brief.
Nov. 22 Daily Brief: Volcano erupts in Japan, downtown Ho Chi Minh, oil pipeline explodes killing dozens
Japanese shoemakers challenge world shoe-polishing record, the state of China’s economy and more in today’s daily brief.
Fifty years after the shooting of John F. Kennedy, photographer Brendan Smialowski recreates historical images with modern scenes.
A staple in most household Thanksgiving day plans, the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade is quickly approaching. Take a look at a few of our favorite photos from holiday’s past and the preparation for this year’s parade.
Nov. 20 Photo Brief: Pope greets his general audience at the Vatican and an aerial view of Beijing, Bulgaria rallies, car bombs in Baghdad
UN health agency campaigns to immunize against polio, measles, mumps and rubella, Bulgarian public sector workers rallied in Sofia demanding more government measures to ease poverty and more in today’s daily brief.