White House Correspondent Helen Thomas DiesHelen Thomas, the irrepressible White House correspondent who used her seat in the front row of history to grill nine presidents and was not shy about sharing her opinions, died Saturday. She was 92.
Obama: Immigration Overhaul Can Boost Recovery, Bipartisan EffortsPresident Barack Obama says overhauling the nation's immigration system can provide a big boost to the economic recovery.
GOP Rep: We Don't Care What Former President Bush Says About ImmigrationDivided on immigration, House Republicans bluntly challenged President Barack Obama's willingness to secure the nation's borders on Wednesday, and appeared unimpressed by George W. Bush's advice to carry a "benevolent spirit" into a debate that includes a possible path to citizenship for millions.
Former President Bush: 'Laws Governing The Immigration System Are Broken'Former President George W. Bush says national immigration reform must be guided by a "benevolent spirit" and an understanding of the contribution of immigrants to the country.
Former President Bush: Immigration Legislation Has 'Chance To Pass'Former President George W. Bush believes the latest immigration reform legislation has a chance to get through Congress.
Tutu To Obama: 'Your Failure, Whether You Like It Or Not, Is Our Failure'Everywhere he went in Africa, President Barack Obama was competing with history.
U.S. Officials Long Denied Massive Data TrawlingTop officials of the Bush and Obama administrations have repeatedly denied in recent years that the National Security Agency collected massive caches of phone and Internet data taken from millions of Americans.
Obama Administration Gives Pass To Wind Energy Companies On Eagle DeathsIt happens about once a month here, on the barren foothills of one of America's green-energy boomtowns: A soaring golden eagle slams into a wind farm's spinning turbine and falls, mangled and lifeless, to the ground.
Clinton: I'm 'The Black Sheep Son' Of The Bush FamilyFormer President Bill Clinton jokes that he's become so close to the Bushes that he's become "the black sheep son."
Flattering Obama Images Flourish As White House Media Access Narrows Capitalizing on the possibilities of the digital age, the Obama White House is generating its own content like no president before, and refining its media strategies in the second term in hopes of telling a more compelling story than in the first.
Palin To Obama: 'Step Away From The Teleprompter And Do Your Job'Returning to the national stage, Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin said Saturday that the Republican Party must broaden its message to grow.
Pew: For Every 10 Americans, Only 3 Trust The GovernmentThe Pew Research Center in Washington, D.C. has found that fewer Americans than ever trust the decisions made by the government.
Congress Approves Warrantless Wiretapping ProgramThe Senate delayed a final vote on whether or not to add oversight and privacy safeguards to the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) amendments that allows federal agencies to conduct warrantless wiretapping.
Former President Bush: Immigration Debate Should Be Done With 'Benevolent Spirit'Former President George W. Bush says as the U.S. debates immigration policy, he hopes "we do so with a benevolent spirit and keep in mind the contribution of immigrants."
Roberts' Health Care Ruling Could Result In Partisan Gain For RepublicansCould Chief Justice John Roberts' swing vote in the decision to uphold the Affordable Care Act turn into a partisan political gain for Republicans?