FRIDAY, DEC. 2, 2016, 7:32 P.M.
The nation’s health care tab grew at the fastest rate in eight years in 2015, driven by the coverage expansion in President Barack Obama’s law and by costly prescription drugs, …
THURSDAY, DEC. 1, 2016, 8:15 P.M.
LONDON – U.S. President Barack Obama is poised to block a Chinese company from buying Germany’s Aixtron SE, people familiar with the matter said, which would mark only the third …
THURSDAY, OCT. 13, 2016, 10:12 P.M.
President Barack Obama has a confession: He’s a science geek, a nerd, and he’s not apologizing to anyone.
THURSDAY, OCT. 13, 2016, 8:23 P.M.
A paralyzed man shared a handshake with President Barack Obama on Thursday by using a mind-controlled robotic arm that, in a first for medical research, is helping to restore his …
WEDNESDAY, OCT. 5, 2016, 6:03 P.M.
Like those from a battering ram, the hits just keep coming from the recently elected president of the Philippines, Rodrigo Duterte.
WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 28, 2016, 11 A.M.
The White House says the U.S. Senate vote to override President Barack Obama’s veto of Sept. 11 legislation is an “embarrassing” shirking of its duties.
WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 28, 2016, 9:43 A.M.
Congress voted overwhelmingly Wednesday to allow families of Sept. 11 victims to sue Saudi Arabia for its alleged backing of the attackers, handing Barack Obama the first veto override of …
SATURDAY, SEPT. 24, 2016, 2:28 P.M.
America’s first national museum dedicated to African-American history and culture opened Saturday with emotional but joyful words from the country’s first black president, who said he hoped the stories contained …
FRIDAY, AUG. 19, 2016
The Lancet researchers made use of the global attention being paid to the Olympics to make a bigger point: “The world beyond 2050 poses increasingly difficult challenges … because the …
FRIDAY, AUG. 12, 2016, 8:02 P.M.
AUSTIN, Texas – Texas and 12 other states asked a federal judge on Friday to halt an Obama administration directive on bathroom rights for transgender students in U.S. public schools. …
FRIDAY, AUG. 12, 2016, 12:09 P.M.
After days of alleging repeatedly that President Barack Obama literally founded the Islamic State group, Donald Trump abruptly shifted tone on Friday and insisted his widely debunked claim had been …
SUNDAY, AUG. 7, 2016, 9:46 P.M.
Opening up about his golf game, President Barack Obama said he needs some help with his shots out of the sand.
WEDNESDAY, JULY 27, 2016, 12:51 P.M.
CHICAGO – A person familiar with the selection process says an exact location for President Barack Obama’s presidential library has been chosen. The individual tells the Associated press that Obama …
TUESDAY, JULY 12, 2016, 12:46 P.M.
DALLAS – At a memorial for slain police officers, President Barack Obama declared Tuesday that a week of deeply troubling violence has appeared to expose “the deepest fault lines of …
SUNDAY, JULY 10, 2016, 4:22 P.M.
MADRID – President Barack Obama on Sunday urged respect and restraint from Americans angered by the killing of black men by police, saying anything less does a “disservice to the …
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 29, 2016, 4:17 P.M.
The leaders of the United States, Canada and Mexico convened a summit Wednesday intended to reaffirm their close cooperation on security, the environment and trade at a time of rising …
TUESDAY, JUNE 28, 2016, 12:04 P.M.
President Barack Obama talks about Britain’s pending exit from the European Union.
FRIDAY, JUNE 24, 2016, 4 P.M.
President Barack Obama is encouraging aspiring entrepreneurs from more than 140 countries to connect their ideas with U.S. businesses.
FRIDAY, JUNE 24, 2016, 1 P.M.
President Barack Obama created the first national monument to gay rights on Friday, designating the site of the Stonewall riots in Manhattan where the modern gay rights movement took root …
THURSDAY, JUNE 23, 2016, 10:30 A.M.
President Barack Obama sought to reassure millions of immigrants in the U.S. illegally that he has no plans to deport them, while acknowledging that the Supreme Court’s deadlock Thursday marks …
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 22, 2016, 11:09 A.M.
President Barack Obama signed the first major overhaul of toxic chemicals rules in 40 years into law on Wednesday, calling it proof that Washington can function despite intense polarization.
TUESDAY, JUNE 14, 2016, 10:10 A.M.
President Barack Obama is challenging Congress to reinstate the assault weapons ban and make it harder for terrorists to kill Americans.
TUESDAY, JUNE 14, 2016, 10:07 A.M.
President Barack Obama says anti-Muslim rhetoric from presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump is “not the America we want.”
MONDAY, JUNE 13, 2016, 9:16 A.M.
The 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 …
FRIDAY, JUNE 10, 2016, 6:15 P.M.
WASHINGTON – A quick quip about President Barack Obama, the Bible and numbered days that Georgia Republican U.S. Sen. David Perdue made Friday in a speech before social conservatives prompted …
FRIDAY, JUNE 10, 2016, 3:41 P.M.
President Barack Obama marked a big milestone Friday: His daughter Malia graduated from high school.
THURSDAY, JUNE 2, 2016, 1:22 P.M.
An Air Force Thunderbird jet crashed Thursday in Colorado just after a flyover at a graduation ceremony for Air Force Academy cadets where President Barack Obama had spoken.
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 1, 2016, 7:58 P.M.
President Barack Obama went on a “myth-busting” mission Wednesday aimed at undermining Republican arguments about the economy, working to give cover to Democrats to embrace his policies ahead of the …
TUESDAY, MAY 31, 2016, 4:08 P.M.
President Barack Obama congratulated the Villanova University men’s basketball team Tuesday for winning what he described as “maybe the best title game of all time” in this year’s NCAA tournament.
FRIDAY, MAY 20, 2016
Pressuring recalcitrant states to do something in the public interest is not a new tactic. As we’ve seen, it has been used under both parties.