August 21, 2014 -- Updated 1326 GMT (2126 HKT)

Now past the two-thirds mark of the Obama presidency, Barack Obama and Eric Holder have avoided loaded language in response to the August 9 shooting death of unarmed 18-year-old Michael Brown by a white police officer in suburban St. Louis. FULL STORY

Why one critique of Clinton worries some close to her

Some Clinton friends and advisers have quietly expressed concern that the one of the most effective critiques on the former secretary of state will be that her hypothetical presidency will be nothing more than Obama's third term. FULL STORY

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danmericaCNN 4728 followers
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So this is what Steve-O is up to these days. http://t.co/L8orZy5K1J
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First on CNN (one of my last): Senate Majority PAC puts big bucks behind a new ad buy attacking Thom Tillis in N.C. http://t.co/B4PQIjBZC4
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Clinton former aide and friend: "She was in his government, she was at his side" http://t.co/IXsqw8oTMi
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Obama 'third term' label concerns some with Clinton ties - My story: http://t.co/IXsqw8oTMi
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ICYMI --Letterman on Robin Williams https://t.co/ciQOGExCUp
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.@ResaRamirez11 Thanks Teresa! I hope you get more than 2 followers someday
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Folks in Ferguson pleased to see AG Holder here http://t.co/b8cXXaHA4W
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About 200 marchers still going strong 11 pm #ferguson time https://t.co/qvIjUitHmQ
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Actually, it was just one protester. RT @AC360: #Ferguson protesters interrupt @andersoncooper's intv with #TrayvonMartin's mother
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All Americans honor James Foley for brave service as a journalist. Teach for America honors him as well for service to children.
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Pres. Obama says "no just God would stand for" the #ISIS beheading of journalist James Foley: http://t.co/qenUR0u2k5 http://t.co/gRE25T7JLA
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President Obama: A group like #ISIS has no place in the 21st century. http://t.co/qenUR0u2k5 http://t.co/cgg7jq4AxX
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President Obama is speaking now on the beheading of journalist James Foley. Watch CNN: http://t.co/8aAqKANfrF
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Attorney General Holder arrives in Ferguson, Missouri, to check on federal investigation of Michael Brown's death: http://t.co/5XhcuEqd8Y
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President Obama is scheduled to make a statement on the ISIS beheading of journalist James Foley at 12:45pET. Watch: http://t.co/8aAqKANfrF
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Ron Paul defends Rick Perry, calls indictment 'a joke' http://t.co/jXtQBrBxFD http://t.co/lIWG0WaBwu
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Perry booked with his “head held high,” says he won’t be distracted by “baseless” charges: http://t.co/unUWiXw1wG http://t.co/feaUFb2ZbW
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How Romney made the move from presidential election loser to respected party statesman: http://t.co/JgOs2DdAcg http://t.co/HBJW2PcnYg
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Gov. Rick Perry: I'm going to fight this injustice with every fiber of my being, and we will prevail. http://t.co/8aAqKANfrF
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A lot at stake in today's Alaska GOP Senate primary: http://t.co/LQqk4M43Mg
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How things have changed in one year. @GovHowardDean hopes @HillaryClinton becomes president: http://t.co/MAGm54KFiV http://t.co/ZgQAtCMAby
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Pres. Obama addresses ‘gulf of mistrust’ between residents and law enforcement around the U.S. http://t.co/anKRKA7oIE http://t.co/EbOGpO60br
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