Emission Cuts Ordered By Obama May Not Survive Beyond End Of His PresidencyThe United States put forth its contribution Tuesday to a global climate treaty, relying entirely on a set of emission cuts ordered by President Barack Obama that may not survive beyond the end of his presidency.
#CamilleStrong Dublin Teen Battling Stage 4 Cancer Celebrates Her Last Chemo TreatmentThe Dublin teen battling cancer, who captured the hearts and minds of the nation, is celebrating her last chemotherapy treatment.
The President’s Student Aid Bill Of Rights – Does It Go Far Enough?The Student Aid Bill of Rights is President Obama's latest effort to improve the student lending experience. The measure is not a cure all, but it’s a start.
New Defense Secretary Wants To Let Transgender Americans Serve In US MilitaryPresident Obama is supporting a push by newly appointed Defense Secretary Ashton Carter to allow transgender people to serve in the U.S. military.
Fighter Jets Remove Plane From San Francisco Airspace Restricted For Obama VisitTwo fighter jets were called to the skies above San Francisco Friday afternoon after a plane entered airspace that has been restricted during President Barack Obama’s visit to the Bay Area.
Beer Shortage A Side Effect Of Freighters Waiting On Port Labor DisputeGetting San Francisco's famous Anchor Steam beer to overseas markets is getting harder, and Europeans who prefer the hoppy Northern California ales may find the West Coast ports labor dispute literally sobering.
President Obama Heads To Stanford For First-Of-Its-Kind Cybersecurity SummitPresident Obama is set to arrive at Stanford for a cybersecurity summit -- the first event of its kind -- where hundreds of tech CEOs, along with White House staffers and law enforcement personnel, will be talking about what is now the number one threat to national security: cyber attackers.
President Barack Obama Visiting Bay Area; Expect Traffic, Cable Car DisruptionsPresident Barack Obama will be in the Bay Area from Thursday evening through Saturday for a cybersecurity summit and fundraiser. Commuters and visitors to San Francisco and the Peninsula should expect traffic disruptions, including the suspension of Cable Car service.
President Obama Surprises Bay Area Teen Battling Stage 4 Cancer With A Tweet From Air Force OneCamille Chabot has been spreading the word about her battle with cancer for months. The 19-year-old was shocked to see President Obama posing on Air Force One donning a t-shirt bearing the #CamilleStrong hashtag.
State Of The Union Spanish Translators Have Some Explaining To DoYou don't have to speak Spanish to realize the subtitles for President Obama's State of the Union speech Tuesday night went horribly wrong.
8 Guests From Around The Country Attend State Of The Union SpeechObama also met in the Oval Office on Tuesday with four of the letter writers.
#SOTU: 'America,' 'New,' 'Jobs,' 'Time' Stand Out In Obama's State Of The Union Address Word CloudAs the White House released the full text of President Obama's State of the Union speech in advance as a way to improve public access and understanding, a few themes emerged quickly by entering the text into a Word Cloud applet that looks for which phrases and words are used most often and then represents that visually.
FULL SPEECH TEXT: President Obama's 2015 State Of The Union Address As Prepared For DeliveryPresident Obama delivered his sixth State of the Union speech to Congress on January 20th, 2015, laying out his final two years of his presidency, and for the first time, speaking to a legislature completely controlled by the opposition party. The following text is released by the White House in advance of the president's speech.
President Obama State Of The Union To Press Middle Class Proposals In Front Of Skeptical GOP MajorityPresident Barack Obama was scheduled to give his sixth State Of The Union address Tuesday night, but for the first time before a Republican-controlled Congress.
Tom Hanks Writes About Experiences At Hayward's Chabot College, Voices Support For Free AccessActor Tom Hanks penned an op-ed on his experiences at Hayward’s Chabot College, and voiced his support for the President’s plan to make two years of free community college available to millions of Americans.