Obama Honors Artists, Athletes, 'Rabble Rousers' With Presidential Medal Of FreedomPresident Barack Obama hosted his final Presidential Medal of Freedom ceremony Tuesday, calling this year's class of recipients "particularly impressive," CBS News reported.
Protest In Portland Turns Violent As Anti-Trump Demonstrations Surge Across NationAnother night of nationwide protests against Donald Trump's election came to a head in Portland, where thousands marched and some smashed store windows, lit firecrackers and sparked a dumpster blaze.
Obama Says First Meeting With Trump At White House 'Excellent'The two met in the Oval Office for more than an hour Thursday to discuss the transition of power.
PHOTOS: Obama Meets With President-Elect Donald TrumpIt's a meeting that symbolically begins the transition of power from President Barack Obama to Donald Trump.
Trump Transition Team Launches WebsiteVisitors to greatagain.gov can find information on Trump's polices as well as biographical information about the Republican.
Obama On Trump Victory: 'We Are Now All Rooting For His Success'President Barack Obama is pledging a peaceful transition to President-elect Donald Trump, saying "We are now all rooting for his success in uniting and leading the country.''
PHOTOS: Obama's Final State DinnerPresident Barack Obama held one of the largest state dinners of his tenure to celebrate what he calls the "enduring alliance'' between the U.S. and Italy. It was the 13th and final state dinner for Obama.
Congress Overrides Obama's Veto Of Bill Allowing 9/11 Families To Sue Saudi ArabiaCongress has rejected a veto by President Barack Obama for the first time since he became president.
Obama, Clintons, Cuomo To Attend Funeral For Shimon PeresA former aide to Shimon Peres says his body will lie in state at the Knesset, or Israeli parliament, on Thursday before the state funeral at the country's national cemetery in Jerusalem on Friday.
African-American History On Display At Newly Opened National MuseumPresident Obama spoke at the dedication ceremony telling the crowd in attendance that the museum would help tell a "richer and fuller" story of African Americans.
Obama, In Final UN Speech, Calls For World Course Correction, Makes Jab At TrumpIn a less-than-subtle jab at Donald Trump, the Republican running to replace him, Obama said, "A nation ringed by walls would only imprison itself.''
Suspect In Chelsea, Seaside Park Explosions Ordered Held; Investigators Say 'No Indication' Of Broader CellAhmad Khan Rahami's arrest came just hours after the FBI, NYPD and New Jersey State Police issued bulletins and photos of him.

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