Barack and Michelle in Virgin Islands

A lurker sent in this photo of ex-president Barack Obama and his wife Michelle Obama apparently together in the Virgin Islands on Monday.

Earlier, I wrote a post based on an exclusive report by the Daily Mail tabloid, which claimed Michelle Obama flew off to a private island by herself.

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President Donald Trump kept his campaign promise to repeal the Trans-Pacific Partnership, ex-president Barack Obama's signature trade policy.

With the stroke of a pen on Monday, President Trump withdrew the United States from the 12-nation Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade deal brokered by Obama.

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One of the first things President Barack Obama did when he arrived in Flint, Michigan was allow reporters to observe him drinking crystal clear filtered Flint tap water.

Obama claimed the water he sipped was the same contaminated substance flowing through the cities rusted out pipes. Flint switched over from Detroit's municipal water system to the Flint River in 2014, triggering the current water crisis.

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Influential blacks were calling for President Barack Obama to appoint a black woman to the Supreme Court seat vacated by Justice Antonin Scalia.

Obama was expected to appoint California AG Kamala Harris, who is half black on her daddy's side.

But once again, Obama disappointed his supporters.

See who he chose after the break.

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Check out photos of New Year celebrations from around the world via Twitter.com.

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