As President Barack Obama winds down his time in office, pundits around the globe, not just in Washington, will begin assessing the impact of his administration. Secretary of State John Kerry’s stops in Kenya and Nigeria this week focused attention on the administration’s record in Africa. Show More Summary
Katrina Pierson says it ‘s because Trump “doesn’t want to be like Barack Obama” and that explains what he’s saying now about immigration. Appearing on Fox News, Trump spokeswoman Katrina Pierson was asked why Trump’s “clear” immigration policies had become “complicated” over the past week. “Well it is not really complicated,” she replied. “Mr. Trump [...]
A spokeswoman for Donald Trump said Saturday that the Republican presidential candidate had appeared to change his hardline views on immigration because he didn’t want to be like President Barack Obama. Appearing on Fox News, Trump spokeswoman Katrina Pierson was asked why Trump’s...
Papahanaumokuakea Marine National Monument increased in land area as President Obama signs a decree expanding the area of the national monument.
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(Barack Obama, speaking of race, in Philadelphia, March 18, 2008) In the midst of his first campaign for president, Barack Obama was forced to explain his long association with a pastor spotlighted for racially incendiary remarks from...Show More Summary
Joe Biden has been shaping the face of American foreign policy for decades. But now - as his term is winding down and reports suggest he will leave office with President Barack Obama - the question remains whether he is distinctive in any memorable way for his work in the international affairs.
If the controversial TTIP deal is approved it will be one of the most important Barack Obama's achievements. However, the deal has faced significant opposition from European companies, EU and some American politicians. Currently, the deal is unlikely to be approved before the US presidential election in November.
I wish I could say I was shocked by this, but I’m not. Lying comes as easy to Barack Obama as breathing. He promised the grieving parents of Kayla Mueller,
It is unlikely that Obama will succeed in overcoming profound public scepticism over further economic liberalisation.
Standing amid piles of waterlogged debris, President Barack Obama on Tuesday promised a sustained national effort to rebuild flood-ravaged southern Louisiana "even after the TV cameras leave" on a visit aimed in part at stemming campaign-season criticism that he's been slow to respond to the disaster. … Click to Continue »
In the late summer of 1989, Barack Obama drove from Hyde Park to South Shore in his rickety yellow Datsun hatchback to pick up Michelle Robinson, his colleague and adviser at the Loop law firm Sidley Austin, for what would become a historic first date. Show More Summary
In the new film titled “Southside With You,”actors Tika Sumpter and Parker Sawyers star as Michelle and Barack Obama before they became first lady and president. The film, which is set in 1989, intimately follows the couple’s first date...Show More Summary
President Barack Obama has just proclaimed today to be Women's Equality Day, as every US president has done every year on this day since 1972. Why August 26th in particular? Well, back in 1920, that was the day that women were granted the right to vote in the United States... sort of.
When a district judge single-handedly blocked President Barack Obama's executive actions on immigration last year, the situation looked bleak for millions of immigrants across the country who faced deportation. Now, a new lawsuit seeks...Show More Summary
The White House says President Barack Obama plans to donate to the foundation honoring Kayla Mueller (MYOO'-lur), an American killed by Islamic State militants last year. … Click to Continue »
President Barack Obama and U.S. lawmakers are hailing a historic peace deal reached between the government of Colombia and the leftist rebels of the FARC movement. The agreement comes after significant U.S. investment in Colombia, and, if approved by voters, would end the longest-running armed conflict in the Americas. Show More Summary
Around 583,000 square miles of ocean off Hawaii are now protected, President Barack Obama announced on Friday, expanding a national monument first established by former president George W. Bush in 2006. Obama made the announcement—creating...Show More Summary
President Barack Obama, a self-proclaimed feminist, touted women’s role as “leaders at the forefront of progress” in his presidential proclamation recognizing Women’s Equality Day. Proclaimed annually on Aug. 26 by the president of the...Show More Summary