John Glenn, the first American to orbit the Earth, died at 95. Glenn was the oldest person to venture into outer space, at age 77. He also represented Ohio for 24 years in the U.S. Senate. President Barack Obama presented him with a 2011 Medal of Freedom. … Click to Continue »
It’s the holiday season, and that means time for gifts! But what do you get the angry friend or family member who thinks one of the following: Barack Obama is a secret Muslim. The government creates mass shooting hoaxes with actors so...Show More Summary
Barack Obama spoke candidly about his treatment as the first black president in an interview that aired on CNN on Wednesday evening. "I think there's a reason attitudes about my presidency among whites in northern states are very different...Show More Summary
When President Barack Obama won, conservatives stocked up on guns and ammunition which were never taken away. Now, with big-time popular-vote loser Donald Trump headed to the White House thanks to our bullshit undemocratic system, people...Show More Summary
Fareed Zakaria's two-hour special 'The Legacy of Barack Obama' drew 19,000 more total viewers than Van Jones hour-long 'The Messy Truth' drew on Tuesday night.
President Barack Obama has made a lot of things very clear. One is how he feels about Donald Trump as the president elect and his ability to be an effective
Althouse rewatches "Being There" and concludes that Chauncey Gardiner has a closer resemblance to Barack Obama than to Donald Trump.
When Michelle and Barack Obama sat down with People for a final interview before leaving the White House, they were perfectly coordinated. Their outfits, muted in shade but nonetheless eye-catching, spoke to the tone of the photo shoot: Michelle and Barack are going out with a bang. Show More Summary
Whether it was with itchy Twitter fingers, on a podcast, or via traditional media outlets, there are plenty of anti-Kanye West sentiments on record – ranging from President Barack Obama to musicians outside of the hip-hop genre like Liam Gallagher and Amy Winehouse – who all couldn’t bite their tongues despite the known backlash it […]
WASHINGTON ? President-elect Donald Trump’s National Security Council will be limited to 200 staff members, the result of legislation arising from a sense that both President Barack Obama and President George W. Bush before him had failed...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate overwhelmingly passes defense policy bill; Congress sends legislation to President Barack Obama.
During a panel discussion last night on CNN, political commentator Bakari Sellers got pretty emotional while attempting to talk about last year's eulogy delivered by President Barack Obama in Charleston following the mass shooting at a black church.
For years, Republicans in Congress have been clamoring to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA), better known as Obamacare, President Barack Obama's signature legislative achievement. With President-elect Donald Trump set to take office,...Show More Summary
A look back at the pivot to Asia, the reset with Russia, Obama's deal with Iran and the war in Libya.
In a rebuke to President Barack Obama’s work on the labor front, President-elect Donald Trump on Thursday is expected to choose a fast-food executive to be the nation’s next labor secretary, tasked with enforcing workplace safety and wage laws on behalf of U.S. Show More Summary
Part of being president is taking criticism from all sides about everything you do — but President-elect Donald Trump can’t seem to let any slight go, whether it comes from Barack Obama or Alec Baldwin. Trump is drawing harsh criticism for his decision on Wednesday night to personally...
U.S. President-elect Donald Trump’s choice to lead the Environmental Protection Agency is a key critic of President Barack Obama’s plan to address climate change by slashing carbon emissions from the nation’s power plants. Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt is one of the officials from 27...
HERE’S A LOOK AT THE DAY AHEAD OBAMA ADMINISTRATION: President Barack Obama has meetings at the White House. Mr. Obama and first lady Michelle Obama attend the congressional ball at the White House at 6:35 p.m. Vice President Joe Biden delivers remarks at the inaugural Sidley Austin forum on “A New American Political System?” at the […]
In 2012, fresh off his win in the presidential race, Barack Obama started talking about climate change. Just not in the way his base wanted. “If the message is somehow we’re going to ignore jobs and growth simply to address climate change, I don’t think anybody is going to go for that. Show More Summary
Since Election Day, President Barack Obama has appointed 56 people to boards, commissions and offices in the hopes that they remain in those posts for years to come. He has … Click to Continue »