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Iraq crisis

Editor's note: The Associated Press is citing officials saying President Obama is expected to make a statement today about a video showing Islamic State militants beheading American journalist James Foley. It is unclear when Obama will speak, but he will be receiving regular updates on the situation. Currently, Obama is resuming his vacation on Martha's Vineyard. - Aaron

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President Obama heads back to vacation on Martha's Vineyard after unexplained trip to Washington, DC - @thehill

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Photo: President Obama leaves White House with daughter Malia to finish rest of Martha's Vineyard vacation - @JimAcostaCNN

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Ferguson, Mo., unrest 2014

Photo: On a break from vacationing on Martha's Vineyard, President Obama meets with Attorney General Holder in the Oval Office to receive an update on the situation in Ferguson, Mo. @dougmillsnyt

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President Obama plans break in the middle of Martha's Vineyard vacation to return to Washington, DC, on Sunday night for unspecified meetings with Vice President Joe Biden and other advisers - @AP

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Ferguson, Mo., unrest 2014

Photo: President Obama, Attorney General Eric Holder discuss the situation in Ferguson, Mo., in Martha's Vineyard, Mass. - White House

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Ferguson, Mo., unrest 2014

President Obama says police have a responsibility to be open and transparent in situations like what's occurred in Ferguson, Mo. - live video

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Ferguson, Mo., unrest 2014

President Obama spoke with AG Eric Holder today about situation in Ferguson, Mo. - live video

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Iraq crisis

President Obama: We do not expect an additional US operation to aid the situation on Iraq's Mt Sinjar - live video

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More: President Obama will speak about the latest developments in Iraq, and make a statement on the situation in Ferguson, Mo., at 12:15 pm ET - @Schultz44

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President Obama will deliver a statement from Martha's Vineyard, Mass., at 12:15 pm ET - @NBCNews

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President Obama speaks at fundraiser in Martha's Vineyard, Mass.; says needs Democratic Senate because there may be Supreme Court nomination to handle - @jeffmason1

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Winter storm in the US Northeast, Dec. 8-10, 2013

Snow currently falling in Newport, R.I., Nantucket and Martha's Vineyard, Mass. - @breakingweather

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Wampanoag Tribe vows to move ahead with plan to convert community center on Martha's Vineyard into temporary casino - @BostonDotCom

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Wampanoag Tribe says it has federal approval to open casino on Martha's Vineyard in Massachusetts - @BostonGlobe

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Obama Martha's Vineyard vacation, August 2013

First Family has departed Martha's Vineyard on way back to Washington, DC - @markknoller

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Obama Martha's Vineyard vacation, August 2013

President Obama is playing another round of golf at Vineyard Golf Club on the final day of his Martha's Vineyard vacation - @dsupervilleap

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Obama Martha's Vineyard vacation, August 2013

President Obama and family visit private beach as Martha's Vineyard vacation comes to a close - @thehill

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Obama Martha's Vineyard vacation, August 2013

President Obama picks up takeout food order for family while on vacation in Martha's Vineyard - @NBCNews

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Photo: White House press pool photo (via Getty) of Obama golfing today in Martha's Vineyard - @BuzzFeedAndrew

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