Pres. Obama Commutes 35-Year Prison Sentence Of San Leandro ManPresident Barack Obama on Tuesday commuted the sentences of 111 people convicted of nonviolent drug offenses, including the prison term of a man from the East Bay.
Pres. Obama Gives 360° VR Yosemite Tour For Park Service's 100th BirthdayIn a new project with National Geographic, Barack Obama becomes the first sitting U.S. president to project himself into virtual reality - in this case, a 360-degree representation of Yosemite National Park.
Obama Commutes 20-Year Drug Sentence For Fairfield ManA Fairfield man convicted of stealing materials for making methamphetamine from his Vacaville employer over 16 years ago was one of 214 inmates granted a commuted sentence by President Barack Obama Wednesday.
Obama Points To Russia In DNC Email HackingPresident Barack Obama's decision to identify Russia as almost certainly the culprit in hacking the Democratic National Committee and releasing politically embarrassing emails fits his administration's new penchant for openly blaming foreign governments for such break-ins.
Pres. Obama Urges Americans To Tamp Down Inflammatory Rhetoric"We as a nation have to be loud and clear that nothing justifies attacks on law enforcement," the president said.
President Obama Declares Stonewall Inn A National MonumentAs SF Pride arrives in the Bay Area, President Obama created the first national monument to gay rights, designating the iconic Stonewall Inn in Manhattan where the modern gay rights movement took root nearly five decades ago...
Divided Supreme Court Blocks Obama's Immigration PlanThe Supreme Court deadlocked Thursday on President Barack Obama's immigration plan that sought to shield millions living in the U.S. illegally from deportation, effectively killing the plan for the rest of his presidency.
Obama: No Signs Orlando Shooter Was Part Of Larger PlotThe gunman in the attack that killed 49 people at an Orlando nightclub was inspired by extremist information over the internet, President Barack Obama said Monday, calling it an apparent example of "homegrown extremism" that U.S. officials have been worrying about for years.
Obamas To Vacation In Yosemite, Carlsbad CavernsPresident Barack Obama is taking the first family on a mini-vacation to Carlsbad Caverns National Park in New Mexico and Yosemite National Park in California during Father's Day weekend.
Obama In SF Calls Democratic Control Of Congress 'Good For America'"I could not have had a better partner than Nancy Pelosi," Pres. Obama told supporters at a fundraising event in San Francisco Friday.
President Obama To Visit Bay Area On FridayPresident Barack Obama will visit the San Francisco Bay Area later this week to attend fundraising events, White House officials said.
President Obama, Cuba President Castro Acknowledge Differences In Historic Havana VisitCuban President Raul Castro called on President Barack Obama on Monday to lift longstanding U.S. trade and other restrictions as he and Obama pledged to move forward with normalizing relations between Cuba and its longtime Cold War-era foe.