BALTIMORE (Reuters) - President Barack Obama on Friday sought to turn the spotlight from controversies threatening to swamp his agenda back to his top priority - the economy - and announced he will try to cut in half the time it takes to get federal ap...
(Reuters) - In a boost for President Barack Obama's healthcare reform law, two states in the Northwest said on Friday that insurance companies submitted applications to sell policies on the states' health insurance exchanges at rates well below what so...
United States President Barack Obama and Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan insisted yesterday that Bashar al-Assad must step down amid a flurry of moves to organise peace talks to end Syria’s bloody civil war. The two met in Washington as efforts to bring the Assad regime and the Syrian opposition together at an international [...]
The same CNN host who slobbered back in 2011, "A lot of things are just perfect about Barack Obama," is now taking the President to task for lack of transparency. Two nights in a row, CNN's Piers Morgan whacked the Obama administration for promising transparency before three scandals revealed that promise to be broken at best. Show More Summary
Following a rough, scandal-filled week in Washington, President Barack Obama got dressed down by a bunch of children. During a visit to Moravia Park Elementary School in Baltimore, Md. Friday, the president was asked to complete one last challenging task for the week: draw a tiger. "I got to help with one of the lessons. [...]
Baltimore (CNN) – After a week where the Obama administration appeared knocked off course by a number of controversies, President Barack Obama sought to get back on track Friday by focusing on his jobs agenda. "I know it can seem frustrating sometimes when it seems like Washington's priorities aren't the same as your priorities…Others may […]
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Near-term deficits under President Barack Obama's latest budget plan would be higher than the most recent estimates by the Congressional Budget Office, but $1.1 trillion lower over the coming decade, CBO said on Friday.
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama is putting on a show at the White House next week for singer-songwriter Carole King. She's the first woman to...
President Barack Obama left behind scandal-focused Washington on Friday to focus on the country’s slowly improving jobs picture.Obama took a short helicopter trip about 40 miles north to Baltimore, which has had its share of tough times in the move from an industrial to service economy. Show More Summary
(MILAN) — Silvio Berlusconi‘s private disco featured not only aspiring show girls performing striptease acts as sexy nuns and nurses, but also dressed as President Barack Obama and a prominent Milan prosecutor whom the billionaire media...Show More Summary
It hasn’t been a fun week in the West Wing, but President Barack Obama insisted Friday that his focus remains on job creation despite Washington’s tendency to get “distracted” by political battles. “I know it can seem frustrating sometim …
Silvio Berlusconi's legal woes continue, as a key witness in a sex-for-money trial against him told a court that dancers dressed as nuns and President Barack Obama at the former Italian premier's notorious "bunga bunga" party. Karima...Show More Summary
With President Barack Obama's appointment of Danny Russel o assistant secretary of state for East Asia, the president has returned one of his key national security advisors to the State Department to tackle some of his administration's...Show More Summary
After a week filled with controversy and criticism, President Barack Obama leaves town Friday for the second stop on his "Middle Class Jobs & Opportunity Tour." The trip, previously scheduled, takes him to Baltimore, Md., where he will press his economic agenda. Obama, who will tour a Baltimore elementary school, a manufacturer and a community center, plans [...]
Zombie target mannequins that look like President Barack Obama have appeared on two Discovery Channel reality shows in recent years.
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(WASHINGTON) — President Barack Obama is leaving behind scandal-focused Washington to focus on the country’s slowly improving jobs picture. Obama is to fly by helicopter Friday about 40 miles north to Baltimore, which has had its share of tough times in the move from an industrial to service economy. Show More Summary
President Barack Obama met with U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, left, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Martin Dempsey, right, and other Pentagon leaders at the White House Thursday to discuss sexual assault in the military. The U.S....
RICHMOND, Virginia (Reuters) - The most nail-biting governor's race this year is centering on whether a Tea Party Republican can win Virginia, the southern state that has twice backed Democratic President Barack Obama.
If you have a keen memory, you may recall that U.S. president and Hellfire missile proponent Barack Obama once promised to close down our prison at Guantanamo Baby, where hope and civil rights go to die. That never happened, of course. But now, Obama has a golden opportunity to shut that motherfucker down. Read more...