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October 30th, 2013
11:59 PM ET

President Obama bumped from the top spot of Forbes most powerful people list

Russian President Vladamir Putin bumped President Obama from the top spot of the Forbes Magazine list of the 72 most powerful people on the planet. What does this say about the job President Obama is doing? What does this say about Forbes Magazine? Andrew Sullivan has some strong words for Forbes executive editor Michael Noer.
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Filed under: AC360 Later • Ana Navarro • Andrew Sullivan • Barack Obama • Charles Blow • Vladimir Putin
October 30th, 2013
11:56 PM ET

Is President Obama a "Bystander President"?

When Presidents get tagged by pundits, they are often accused of micromanaging like Jimmy Carter, or being out of the loop... bystanders to their own presidency. President Obama is the latest alleged bystander. David Gergen joins the panel with his assessment on how President Obama is handling the job.

 

 

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Filed under: AC360 Later • Ana Navarro • Andrew Sullivan • Charles Blow • David Gergen
October 30th, 2013
11:53 PM ET

Secretary Sebelius testifies about Obamacare: "she tried to fall on her sword"

That's how New York Times columnist Charles Blow described what happened in today's House hearing on the rollout of the Affordable Care Act. Secretary Sebelius took responsibility for the problems plaguing the law's implantation. President Obama offered a similar message at a healthcare event in Boston today. The AC360 Later panel debates how Americans considering enrolling for coverage are viewing all of this.
October 30th, 2013
11:49 PM ET

"Could be the wipeout of the year," Laird Hamilton weighs in on Carlos Burle's attempt to break surfing's biggest record

We are waiting for official word on whether Carlos Burle surfed a 100 foot wave and broke the world record. But longboard surfing legend Laird Hamilton says it doesn't matter how big the wave was, he doesn’t believe Burle finished the ride. Anderson speaks with Hamilton about this surfing controversy.

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October 30th, 2013
11:47 PM ET

A not so private audience with Pope Francis

Pope Francis delivered a message to families in Saint Peter's Square over the weekend, but it was a boy from the audience who ended up stealing the show. The little guy apparently wanted to be part of the action. He jumped right up to be next to the pope and refused to leavethe pontiff’s  side, even after an aide offered him candy. The pope took it all in stride. Randi Kaye reports.


Filed under: Pope Francis • Randi Kaye
October 30th, 2013
11:43 PM ET

Outrage after nursing home patients were left to fend for themselves

Criminal charges could be filed against the owners of a California nursing home. On the day the state shut down the facility, most of the staff walked off the job. They left 14 elderly patients behind, and no arrangements were made to move them elsewhere. Three employees stayed behind to help the abandoned patients. Stephanie Elam has been digging into this story.

 


Filed under: Stephanie Elam
October 30th, 2013
11:41 PM ET

Justice Department to announce decision on possible civil rights investigation in Kendrick Johnson case

The Justice Department is preparing to announce whether the death of Georgia high school student Kendrick Johnson deserves a full civil rights investigation. Local officials ruled the case a tragic accident, but his parents insist Kendrick was murdered. Today, a judge ordered the release of new potential evidence in the case. Victor Blackwell has the latest.

Kendrick Johnson's parents have enlisted the help of Florida civil rights attorney Benjamin Crump, who gained national attention representing the family of Trayvon Martin, the teen who was shot to death by George Zimmerman. Anderson spoke with him, and his co-counsel Chevene King.

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October 30th, 2013
11:31 PM ET

How Secy. Sebelius responded to Congressional grilling

Health And Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius spent her day on Capitol Hill, fielding extremely tough questions about problems with the healthcare website and parts of the law itself.  She faced House lawmakers who've been waiting a long time to grill her. Anderson looks at some of today's testimony, and Chief Congressional Correspondent Dana Bash has the latest.


Filed under: Dana Bash • Kathleen Sebelius • Obamacare
October 30th, 2013
11:26 PM ET

Making the case for Obamacare in Romneycare country

President Obama hit the road to urge Americans to sign up for coverage under the Affordable Care Act. He stopped in Boston where residents have enjoyed a system just like Obamacare for the last seven years. Senior White House Correspondent Jim Acosta has the latest.


Filed under: Jim Acosta • Obamacare
October 30th, 2013
07:02 PM ET

Tonight on Before AC360 Later

Anderson is back for AC360 Later on CNN at 10 pm E.T.

Join in the live video chat Before AC360 Later at 9:15 pm E.T.

Tonight we are talking about President Obama losing the top spot on the Forbes Most Powerful People list, and Chris Brown becoming the latest celebrity to head to rehab.

Please begin submitting questions below begining at 8:45 pm E.T.

 

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