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.
Trump Finally Acknowledges President Obama Born In US, Claims Clinton Wants To Take GunsRepublican presidential nominee Donald Trump on Friday first tried to put the issue of his past endorsement of “birtherism” to rest, but went on to redirect the subject to the Second Amendment.
White House Says Obama Intends To Veto Sept. 11 BillThe legislation gives victims' families the right to sue in U.S. court for any role that elements of the Saudi government may have played in the 2001 attacks that killed nearly 3,000 people.
On 9/11 Anniversary, Obama Hails 'True Spirit Of 9/11'Hailing the values and resilience that he says both define and sustains Americans, President Barack Obama on Saturday honored the nearly 3,000 souls that were lost in the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks, as well as the bravery of survivors and the emergency personnel who responded, and the work of scores of others who have labored since to keep the homeland safe.
House Passes Legislation To Let 9/11 Families Sue Saudi Arabia As Obama Veto Threat LoomsThe House passed the legislation Friday by voice vote, about four months after the measure cleared the Senate despite vehement objections from Saudi Arabia.
World Condemnation As North Korea Claims 5th Nuke TestNorth Korea said it conducted a "higher level'' nuclear warhead test explosion, one that will allow it to finally build an array of stronger, smaller and lighter nuclear weapons.
Obama Nominates Muslim American For Federal BenchPresident Barack Obama has nominated a Washington, D.C., attorney for the federal bench. If confirmed, he would be the first Muslim American to serve as a federal judge.
Obama: Kaepernick Exercising Constitutional Right To Make A StatementPresident Barack Obama says the NFL quarterback who is refusing to stand for the national anthem is the latest in a long line of professional athletes who have exercised their constitutional right to make a statement about social issues.
Hailing Cooperation, US And China Join Global Climate Deal Setting aside their cyber and maritime disputes, President Barack Obama and China's President Xi Jinping on Saturday sealed their nations' participation in last year's Paris climate change agreement. They hailed their new era of climate cooperation as the best chance for saving the planet.
President Obama Visits Flood-Ravaged LouisianaThe president had taken some criticism by opting to finish a two-week family vacation in Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts, before inspecting the flood damage personally and meeting with residents.