WASHINGTON (AP) — Seeking to lower tensions, Benjamin Netanyahu and U.S. officials cast their dispute over Iran as a family squabble on Monday, even as the Israeli leader claimed President Barack Obama did not — and could not — fully understand his nation's vital security concerns. Show More Summary
US President Barack Obama urged China to change its new cybersecurity regulations imposed on US technology companies if the country wants to do business with the US.
In its first report released since being formed by President Barack Obama last year following a slew of police killings of unarmed black men, a task force on police reform recommended changes to US law enforcement standards -- but stopped short of requiring officers to wear body cameras.
WASHINGTON -- Susan Rice, President Barack Obama's national security adviser, buttered up the thousands of American Israel Public Affairs Committee policy conference delegates here Monday evening with Hebrew phrases and warm anecdotes...Show More Summary
In an exclusive interview with Reuters, U.S. President Barack Obama reaffirmed his support for Israel while speaking out against Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s scheduled Iran speech before Congress. The Obama administration is very upset that the Israeli leader will … Continue reading ?
Sens. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) and Al Franken (D-Minn.) announced Monday that they will not attend Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's Tuesday address to a joint session of Congress. One day after President Barack Obama said...Show More Summary
Iran must commit to a verifiable freeze of at least 10 years on sensitive nuclear activity for a landmark atomic deal to be reached, but the odds are still against sealing a final agreement, U.S. President Barack Obama told Reuters on Monday. Interviewed at the White House, Obama moved to dial back tensions over Israeli […]
President Barack Obama sat down for an interview with Reuters, which focused mostly on the current talks between the U.S. and Iran, and also the U.S. relationship with Israel.
U.S. President Barack Obama said on Monday that Iran should commit to a verifiable freeze of at least 10 years on its nuclear activity for a landmark atomic deal to be reached, but said the odds were still against sealing a final agreement. In an interview with Reuters at the White House, Obama...
President Barack Obama said the murder of Russian opposition leader Boris Nemtsov is a sign of a worsening climate in Russia. "This is an indication of a climate at least inside of Russia in which civil society, independent journalists,...Show More Summary
By Roberta Rampton WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama on Monday said he thinks there is no "plausible legal basis" for the U.S. Supreme Court to strike down a key plank of Obamacare, defending his administration's lack of a contingency plan. Show More Summary
THE LAST TIME PADRAIG HARRINGTON WON on the PGA Tour, Barack Obama was 17 days from being nominated for president of the United States. Harrington won the PGA Championship on August 10, 2008. It was the Irishman's second consecutive major and third overall. Show More Summary
Southern Baptist Convention President, Ronnie Floyd, sent a letter to President Barack Obama on Monday, asking him to "lead forward" in the fight against the Islamic State and "take necessary actions now" to bring an end to the suffering of millions who've been displaced, abused and killed as a result of ISIS' uprising.
President Barack Obama’s Administration is continuing a focused push to get more African Americans into the technology and energy sector.
World leaders have long racked up points at home for being antagonistic toward the United States. Hugo Chavez called Barack Obama “a clown” and “an embarrassment.” Vladimir Putin routinely riles against American hypocrisy. Evo Morales has blasted “North American imperialism.” Their approval ratings soared. Show More Summary
Last week North Dakota television anchor Kerstin Kealy (she’s with WDAY in Fargo) landed an interview with President Barack Obama. Not surprisingly, given the importance of the project to our region, Kealy asked Obama about his decision to veto legislation authorizing the Keystone pipeline. “It bypasses the United States and is estimated to create a...
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama said Monday the deaths of unarmed black men in Missouri and New York show that law enforcement needs to change practices to build trust in minority communities, as a White House task force called for … Continue reading ? The post White House task force urges police to build trust in minority communities appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
According to a new poll, the runoff race between Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel (D) and his little known challenger, Chuy Garcia, is now a dead heat. Emanuel, who previously served as President Barack Obama’s chief of staff, posted support...Show More Summary
The stakes were high three years ago when the Supreme Court heard NFIB v. Sebelius, the case challenging Obamacare’s individual mandate and threatening to undermine President Barack Obama’s signature policy achievement. For three days,...Show More Summary
At last week's Conservative Political Action Conference, GOP chairman Reince Priebus had some strong words about how President Barack Obama prioritizes threats to national security. "Democrats tell us they understand the world, but then they call climate change, not radical Islamic terrorism, the greatest threat to national security," he said. Show More Summary