If there’s one thing to look forward to every year, regardless of whether you follow politics or favor the sitting president, that’s the Correspondents’ Dinner. That goes double for a president’s final event – and probably triple when Donald...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The White House said it does not know whether President Barack Obama will drink filtered city water when he visits Flint, Michigan on Wednesday for the first time since a drinking water crisis began there.
President Barack Obama on Monday took the political battle over his pick for a vacancy on the U.S. Supreme Court to the home states of seven Republican senators up for re-election in November. Obama conducted interviews with local television anchors where he argued that Republican senators should...
FLINT, Mich. — Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder said Monday he wants to meet with President Barack Obama when the president visits Flint on Wednesday and he’s requested a private meeting with Obama and Flint Mayor Karen Weaver. “It’s really a question of how we can work together,”...
A White House spokesman said Monday that Barack Obama "appreciated the spirit of the sentiments" from comedian Larry Wilmore, who expressed his admiration for the nation's first black president but drew criticism over his use of the "n-word" in his remarks at White House Correspondents Dinner.
Former Afghan ambassador and senior government advisor Omar Samad claims that US support for Afghanistan should continue after President Barack Obama leaves office next year.
The White House is defending late-night comedian Larry Wilmore's use of the n-word during his routine at the White House Correspondents' Association dinner over the weekend, saying that President Barack Obama "appreciated the spirit and the sentiments that Mr. Wilmore expressed," the Washington Post reports.
1,500 Detroit Public School Teachers Call Out Sick, Most Detroit Schools Shuttered
By Barbara Friedberg, Finance Writer With President Barack Obama's recent visit to Cuba, the media is ablaze with hopes that the U.S. embargo on the country will be lifted. There are dreams of cheap rum and Cuban cigars flooding the shelves of U.S. Show More Summary
Last week, Indian media reports broke the news that Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi would travel to Washington for a bilateral summit with President Barack Obama, marking his fourth trip...
Earlier this year, CNN’s Jake Tapper called the President out on doing a poor job when it comes to transparency and openness. Perhaps Barack Obama didn’t like this so much as he singled out the journalist during Saturday’s White House Correspondents Dinner with a gratuitous swipe.
U.S. cruises to Cuba only become possible again after Presidents Barack Obama and Raul Castro declared detente on Dec. 17, 2014.
US President Barack Obama does not believe that safe zones in Syria are a practical alternative to what currently is happening in the region, according to White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest.
US presidential candidate Donald Trump said that the flybys of Russian planes over American aicraft demonstrated a lack of respect for the United States and President Barack Obama.
The U.S. Military Academy says President Barack Obama has nominated Col. Cindy Jebb to be the academy's next dean of the academic board.
The White House defended comedian Larry Wilmore on Monday for using a racial slur during the White House Correspondents Dinner. The Comedy Central host ignited controversy over the weekend by referring to President Barack Obama as “my ngga” at the White House Correspondents Dinner....
Republican front-runner Donald Trump brushed off President Barack Obama's jokes about his foreign-policy chops, saying he has more overseas experience than "virtually" any other presidential candidate.
Barack Obama did Barack Obama’s very favorite thing Saturday night, and that is “making fun of Donald Trump.” Did Donald Trump get so frowny madface that he immediately started running for president afterward? Nah, not this time. But he did have some Thoughts, and they were pretty much the Thoughts you knew to expect. What
Macey Hensley knows her presidents. From George Washington to Barack Obama, she can name them all and even offer up a little trivia about each of them.
President Barack Obama prepares for life after the White House in the short film “Couch Commander.” The film was part of Obama’s remarks at the final White House Correspondents’ Dinner of his presidency. ? Help Laughing Squid grow as an independent blog through a monthly pledge of support.