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2014-10-06 16:25:42

Vice President Joe Biden Scheduled to Attend Oct. 10 Ceremony WASHINGTON, Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Friday, Oct.

2008-11-10 15:10:00

US President George Bush and President-elect Barack Obama took a historic walk along the White House colonnade Monday before ducking into the Oval Office.

2008-10-09 18:00:15

U.S. President George Bush signed an executive order Thursday directing his staff to begin preparing for transferring the White House to his successor.

2008-07-13 18:00:06

U.S. President George Bush said Sunday he was saddened to hear of the death of former White House Press Secretary Tony Snow. The president said Snow, who served as Bush's third press secretary until last September, had been a dedicated public servant who loved his country and family.

2008-07-12 09:00:02

Former White House press secretary and Fox News Channel host Tony Snow died Saturday from cancer at age 53, the network said. Snow retired as U.S. President George W.

2006-08-02 14:56:14

By Steve Holland WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President George W. Bush, spokesmen for four ex-presidents and throngs of reporters said farewell on Wednesday to the scruffy White House briefing room, scheduled for demolition after 35 years of spin and jousting.

2006-05-03 08:31:21

By Steve Holland WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Some call it theater, some call it theater of the absurd. The White House daily news briefing is a time-honored tradition but several former press secretaries say it is in need of fine-tuning.

2006-04-25 22:03:22

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Bush has picked Fox News Radio host Tony Snow as his new White House press secretary and is expected to announce the choice as early as Wednesday, a Republican official said on Tuesday night.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.