Obama Defends Decision To Commute Chelsea Manning's SentencePresident Barack Obama firmly defended his decision to cut nearly three decades off convicted leaker Chelsea Manning's prison term Wednesday, arguing in his final White House news conference that the former Army intelligence analyst had served a "tough prison sentence" already.
Obama Pardons Giants Great Willie McCovey's Tax Fraud ConvictionSan Francisco Giants Hall of Famer Willie McCovey is among the people who have received a pardon from President Barack Obama, days before the end of his presidency.
Forceful And Tearful, Obama Says Goodbye In Emotional SpeechPresident Barack Obama bid farewell to the nation Tuesday night in an emotional speech that sought to comfort and encourage a country on edge over economic changes, persistent security threats and the election of Donald Trump.
Obama, Pence Harden 'Obamacare' Battle Lines At CapitolHardening battle lines for the brawl to come, President Barack Obama urged congressional Democrats to "look out for the American people" in defending his legacy health care overhaul.
President Obama Uses Social Media To Engage And PersuadeThe first American president of the social media age, Obama has for years been breaking ground on how politicians connect with a digitally savvy electorate...
Putin Says Russia Won't Expel US Diplomats In Hacking FlapPresident Vladimir Putin castigated the United States on Friday for imposing sanctions and expelling Russian diplomats amid allegations of Russian meddling in the American presidential election, but said no U.S. diplomats will be ousted in reprisal for Washington's moves in the wake of hacking attacks.
Trump Co-Chair Wishes Death On Obama, Calls 1st Lady Male A wealthy businessman who co-chaired president-Elect Donald Trump's state campaign confirmed to The Associated Press on Friday that he told an alternative newspaper he hoped President Barack Obama would die from mad cow disease and that the first lady would "return to being a male."
Neil Young Pens Open Letter About Standing Rock"Everyone we talk with is committed to peaceful resistance," Young wrote.
Obama Makes Final Thanksgiving Turkey PardonPresident Barack Obama got the holiday mood started at the White House on Wednesday with the traditional pardoning of the national Thanksgiving turkey, this time with his nephews standing in for daughters Malia and Sasha.
The Obamas Get Down To Michael Jackson's 'Thrilller' For HalloweenDuring a White House Halloween celebration, the Obamas busted a few moves onstage that resembled the dance from Michael Jackson's "Thriller."
President Obama Mixes Talk Of 'Mean Tweets,' Politics On Jimmy Kimmel"Really? Well, @realDonaldTrump, at least I will go down as a president." - Barack Obama
Bill Murray Makes Surprise Appearance At White HouseMurray came out to the podium in the White House briefing room and talked about the Cubs-Dodgers Championship series after spokesman Josh Earnest wrapped up...