White House Says Mount McKinley to be Renamed DenaliPresident Barack Obama says he's changing the name of the tallest mountain in North America from Mount McKinley to Denali.
Obama's Summer Playlists Released On SpotifySpotify users can now boogie down to President Barack Obama's favorite jams.
American Flag Raised Above Embassy In Cuba For First Time In 54 YearsWashington's top diplomat flew to Havana on Friday to raise the Stars and Stripes over the newly opened U.S. Embassy.
Social Security Disability Fund Projected To Run Dry In 2016The 11 million people who receive Social Security disability face steep benefit cuts next year — unless Congress acts, the government said Wednesday.
Study: Illegal Immigration From Mexico Down NationwideThe number of people from Mexico attempting to cross the border illegally has declined nationwide, according to a new study from Pew Research Center.
Movie ‘Southside With Me’ Tells The Story Of The Obamas' First DateThe world will soon get more insight to the first date of President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama via the film “Southside With Me”.
Probe: Bogus Enrollees Kept Getting 'Obamacare'Phony applicants that investigators signed up last year under President Barack Obama's health care law got automatically re-enrolled for 2015. Some were rewarded with even bigger taxpayer subsidies for their insurance premiums, a congressional probe has found.
President Obama Greeted With Confederate Flags In OklahomaProtesters waved Confederate flags as the president arrived in Oklahoma on Wednesday.
House Dem Leader Pelosi Backs Iran Nuclear DealHouse Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi says the nuclear deal negotiated by the United States, Iran and Western powers "will have my strong support."
Obama Defends Nuclear Deal With IranThe president said the historic deal is the only way to avert a war with Iran and a nuclear arms race in the Middle East.
Obama Calls For Shorter Sentences For Nonviolent Convicts Calling it an issue America can't afford to ignore, President Barack Obama on Thursday laid out an expansive vision for fixing the criminal justice system by focusing on communities, courtrooms and cellblocks. He announced a federal review of the use of solitary confinement and urged Congress to pass a sentencing reform bill by year's end.
Obama To Heckler: 'You're In My House'The president scolded a heckler for being disrespectful at a gay pride month reception at the White House.
Trade Bill Clears Senate Hurdle, At Brink Of Final PassageThe Senate pushed bipartisan trade legislation to the brink of final approval Tuesday in a combined effort by President Barack Obama and Republican congressional leaders to rescue a measure that appeared all but dead less than two weeks ago.
Union-Backed Dems Make Final Push To Kill Obama's Trade BillUnion-backed Democrats launched a last-ditch effort Thursday to scuttle President Barack Obama's trade agenda by sacrificing a favored program of their own that retrains workers displaced by international trade.
VA Nomination On Hold In Senate Over Agent Orange DisputeTwo Democratic senators are holding up a vote on Dr. David Shulkin's nomination for the Veterans Affairs' top health post.