Obama In Atherton: ‘Strange Things’ Happen When Voters Are ScaredPresident Barack Obama said Thursday that "strange things" can happen in politics when voters are scared and that the angst people are feeling across the country is finding voice in both the Republican and Democratic parties.
Congress Gives Final OK To Banning Local Internet Access TaxesCongress voted Thursday to permanently bar state and local governments from taxing access to the Internet, as lawmakers leapt at an election-year chance to demonstrate their opposition to imposing levies on online service.
Atherton Won’t Pick Up Security Tab For Obama FundraiserAfter being on the hook for security costs during President Barack Obama’s last fundraiser, the town of Atherton won’t pick up the costs for his next visit.
Obama Orders More Earthquake Resilience For Gov't BuildingsPresident Barack Obama is ordering all new or renovated federal buildings to be equipped with the latest protections against earthquakes.
NBA Champion Warriors To Visit White HouseThe Golden State Warriors will take a trip to the White House this week to celebrate their first NBA championship in 40 years, White House officials announced Monday.
Like Bush, Clinton, Obama’s Last State Of Union Was Least WatchedThe Nielsen company says 31.3 million people watched President Barack Obama deliver his last State of the Union, his smallest audience for the annual speech.
Jim Harbaugh, Wife Invited To Attend State Of The UnionFormer San Francisco 49ers and University of Michigan Coach Jim Harbaugh has been invited to attend President Barack Obama’s final State of the Union Address Tuesday night.
Kendrick Lamar and President Obama Discuss Mentoring"We shared the same views: topics concerning the inner cities, the problems, the solutions and furthermore embracing the youth."
Nearly 200 Nations Pledge To Fight Climate Change In Historic Global PactNearly 200 nations adopted the first global pact to fight climate change on Saturday, calling on the world to collectively cut and then eliminate greenhouse gas pollution but imposing no sanctions on countries that don't.
Giants Great Willie Mays Awarded Medal Of Freedom President Barack Obama is recognizing 17 Americans with the nation's highest civilian award Tuesday, including giants of the entertainment industry such as Barbra Streisand and Steven Spielberg, baseball legends Willie Mays and Yogi Berra.
Sen. Feinstein Voices Criticism Of Pres. Obama’s ISIS StrategySen. Dianne Feinstein of California, the ranking Democrat on the Senate Intelligence Committee, is criticizing President Barack Obama’s strategy for defeating ISIS.
Obama First President To Grace Cover Of LGBT MagazinePresident Barack Obama is the first president to grace the cover of a LGBT magazine thanks to his efforts to make same-sex marriage the law of the land.