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Obama takes on Big Oil: Will the president’s final, radical climate push be enough?

<b>(Reuters/Yuri Gripas/David McNew)</b><p>Obama’s finally living up to promises to take on climate change. Is it too little, too late? We ask Mark Hertsgaard<p>Lindsay Abrams<p>July 13, 2014 1:00pm (UTC)<p>Standing before University of California at Irvine's graduating class this June, Barack Obama did something no …

UN reports 77% of Gaza dead are civilians

<b>Columns of smoke rise following Israeli strikes on Gaza Strip, Saturday, July 12, 2014. Israeli airstrikes on Gaza hit a mosque and a center for the disabled where a few women were killed Saturday, raising the Palestinian death toll from the offensive to more than 130, Palestinian officials said,</b> …

Obama did meet with those hecklers after all

<b>Washington (CNN)</b> -- For two immigration reform activists, heckling the President of the United States landed the pair an exclusive meeting.<p>Juan Belman and Mizraim Belman got an unexpected response from President Barack Obama when they stood up and shouted while Obama was lamenting congressional …