White House Resists GOP Pressure, Stands By Wiretap ClaimThe White House on Thursday stood by President Donald Trump's unproven accusations that his predecessor wiretapped his New York skyscraper, despite growing bipartisan agreement that there's no evidence to back up the claim and mounting pressure to retract the statement.
Trump Challenging Obama-Era Fuel Economy StandardsPresident Donald Trump announced plans Wednesday to re-examine federal requirements governing the fuel efficiency of cars and trucks.
Pelosi Urges FBI Director To Dispute Trump Wiretapping ClaimHouse Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi is suggesting the FBI director should come forward to dispute President Donald Trump's baseless claim that he was wiretapped by former President Barack Obama.
Trump Set To Roll Back Federal Fuel Economy RequirementsThe Trump administration is moving to roll back federal fuel-economy requirements that would have forced automakers to significantly increase the efficiency of new cars and trucks.
As President, Trump Seeks Answers On His Own Wiretap MysteryIf Donald Trump wants to know whether he was the subject of surveillance by the U.S. government, he may be uniquely positioned to get an answer.
White House Won't Roll Back Federal LGBTQ Protections Signed By ObamaIn a statement released early morning, the White House said Obama's 2014 executive order prohibiting LGBTQ workplace discrimination would remain intact "at the direction" of Trump.
Former Pres. Obama ‘Heartened’ By Protests Over Trump BanA spokesman for Barack Obama says the former president "fundamentally disagrees" with discrimination that targets people based on their religion.
President Trump's Inaugural Cake Mirrors Obama'sA patriotic cake cut by President Trump at one of his inaugural balls Friday night was a replica of one served at an inaugural ball in 2013 for former President Obama...
Trump Draws Far Smaller Inauguration Crowd Than ObamaFar fewer people attended President Donald Trump's inauguration Friday than his predecessor's swearing-in eight years ago.
Taking Exit, Obama Says Presidency Proved Hope Wins OutFormer President Barack Obama exited the presidency on Friday with a message of gratitude to Americans and a plea to his supporters not to be bowed by the inauguration of President Donald Trump.
President Obama Commutes Sentence Of Chelsea ManningPresident Barack Obama commuted the prison sentence of Chelsea Manning on Tuesday, allowing the Army intelligence officer who leaked scores of classified documents to go free nearly three decades early.
Obamas To Vacation In California After Leaving White HouseAfter eight years in the White House, President Barack Obama and his family will be departing for Palm Springs for their first vacation post-presidency on Friday.
Obama Adds 6,000 Acres To California Coastal National MonumentPresident Barack Obama on Thursday expanded the territory of the California Coastal National Monument, adding six sites and more than 6,000 acres to the monument area that includes islets, reefs and rock outcroppings spanning much of the state's coastline.
Obama Awards Biden Presidential Medal Of FreedomPresident Barack Obama awarded Vice President Joe Biden with the highest civilian honor Thursday, commemorating an "extraordinary man with an extraordinary career in public service."
Eddie Vedder Covers Neil Young & Patti Smith At Obama FarewellHe also sang his own song 'Rise.'