President Barack Obama delivers remarks during a Healthy Kids & Safe Sports Concussion Summit with former soccer player Victoria Bellucci, left, of Huntingtown, Md., in the East Room of the White House on May 29, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Obama: ‘I’m Sure’ I Suffered A Concussion Playing Football

President Barack Obama believes he suffered a concussion while playing football when he was young.


President Obamas 900-strong entourage includes 45 vehicles and three planes. (ANDREAS SOLARO/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama’s Belgian Stopover A Brussels Budget Buster

Securing the president’s visits to the EU and NATO summits cost host country Belgium over $10 million.


President Barack Obama welcomes Chinese President Xi Jinping for their bilateral meeting at the Annenberg Retreat at Sunnylands in Rancho Mirage, California. (Photo by JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama Raises Issues Of Cybersecurity, Economy In Summit

Opening a two-day summit, President Barack Obama drew attention to contentious economic and cybersecurity issues Friday night as he warmly received Chinese President Xi Jinping to a California desert estate for high-stakes talks.


A demonstrator with Code Pink stands outside the Chicago Obama Headquarters in Chicago, Ill., on May 17, 2012, as peace activists march through the street demanding an end to NATO violence ahead of the NATO 2012 Summit. (credit: JIM WATSON/AFP/GettyImages)

Widening Disconnect Between US, NATO Allies

The NATO meeting in Chicago this weekend is a chance for alliance leaders to proclaim solidarity and promise success. But the gathering probably won’t resolve the underlying anxiety about sharing the burdens of defense, a concern heightened by Europe’s economic crisis and America’s growing weariness at carrying the heaviest load.