Campaign manager Barry Bennett says the retired neurosurgeon will tour a major refugee camp on Friday and Saturday. Carson and his GOP rivals have condemned President Barack Obama's plan to welcome 10,000 Syrian refugees to the U.S. Republicans are concerned terrorists may sneak in alongside those fleeing war-torn Syria.
President Barack Obama has warned state governors that he will take enforcement action against them if they turn away Syrian refugees.
US conservatives backed by the powerful gas and coal lobbies are at loggerheads with both the scientific world and President Barack Obama on the environment — but have failed to block his path on climate change. Among them are several Republican White House contenders, who deny or downplay...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Even as President Barack Obama tries to make a hard case for overhauling sentences, rehabilitating prisoners and confronting racial bias in policing, he has been less clear about the death penalty. A shortage of lethal...Show More Summary
Navigating America’s ship-of-state in the wake of terrorist attacks in Paris by Islamic State jihadis, President Barack Obama has made an incredulous decision to sail full speed ahead into some very dangerous waters. Islamic State boasts about having used the influx of Syrian refugees flooding Europe as concealment to position terrorists for those attacks. Despite this and […]
President Barack Obama's pardoning of a turkey named "Abe" this Thanksgiving has led some Chinese to gloat at the Japanese prime minister's expense.As part of a peculiar annual tradition at the White House, Obama on Wednesday granted...Show More Summary
A man draped in an American flag jumped over the fence of the White House while President Barack Obama was inside with his family celebrating Thanksgiving on Thursday, officials and US media said. In a statement, the Secret Service named the man as Joseph Caputo: "Caputo was immediately apprehended and taken into custody. Show More Summary
Jeb Bush has slammed US President Barack Obama for saying that climate change is a ‘bigger threat’ to America and its allies than radical Islam. Obama made the comment at a climate change summit, as reported by Fox News. Fox also interviewed Republican candidate Jeb Bush, who can be seen shaking his head in disbelief... Show More Summary
A man reportedly jumped the White House Fence on Thanksgiving afternoon while President Barack Obama and his family celebrated inside. The man, who was immediately detained by Secret Service, jumped the fence onto the North Lawn at 2:45 p.m.
President Obama made a holiday plea Thursday for Americans to accept Syrian refugees with open arms.
Even though many facts surrounding the downing of the Russian Su-24 are still up for debate, those that are known for certain are already very alarming. Taking into account the recent events, US President Barack Obama should reconsider some aspects of his foreign policy, a Huffington Post columnist wrote.
The immigration policy of the administration of President Barack Obama has come under renewed attack from Republicans after newly released figures from the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) revealed that in the last five years the United States issued about 680,000 green cards to immigrants from Muslim-majority countries. Show More Summary
President Barack Obama and his family are spending Thanksgiving at the White House this year. As usual, the White House's Thanksgiving feast is pretty impressive: it includes classics like turkey and stuffing, "Let's Move"-friendlyShow More Summary
Amid intensifying domestic debate over whether the United States should accept Syrian refugees, President Barack Obama urged Americans to lend a helping hand to those fleeing war and persecution at the hands of militants such as the Islamic State group. In a Thanksgiving address, the U.S. president...
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is making a hard case for overhauling the U.S. criminal justice system, but where he stands on the death penalty is unclear. A shortage of lethal injection drugs has meant de facto freezes inShow More Summary
Do you think this is the kind of country that would replace Barack Obama with a president who mocks people for their disabilities? This is actually a serious question. And...
WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama appealed anew on Thanksgiving Day for acceptance of Syrian refugees, saying "so much of our greatness comes from our generosity." Continue reading ? The post Obama makes holiday appeal for acceptance of Syrian refugees appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
Happy Thanksgiving, America, Barack Obama is here to drop a steaming dump upon you. This Thanksgiving, President Obama is calling for Americans to lend a helping hand to another group of pilgrims fleeing persecution. “Nearly four centuries after the Mayflower … Continued
WASHINGTON (AP) — Even as President Barack Obama makes a case for overhauling sentences, rehabilitating prisoners and confronting racial bias in policing, he's been less clear about the death penalty. Obama says he plans to weigh in, and considers the issue part of his larger, legacy-minded push for an overhaul of the criminal justice system.
President Barack Obama has viewed the video of the fatal police shooting of Laquan McDonald, saying in a Facebook post Wednesday that he was deeply disturbed by it while "personally grateful" that Chicago protests in the aftermath of the video’s release were peaceful. On Thanksgiving, he asked...