President Barack Obama

John Boehner Delivers A Statement On Obama Immigration Action At US Capitol

House Speaker John Boehner: ‘We Will Not Stand Idle’ On Immigration

House Speaker John Boehner says President Barack Obama is “damaging the presidency itself” with his unilateral action on immigration and says the House will not stand idle and let it happen.

11/21/2014

President Barack Obama delivers remarks at an Organizing for Action "Obamacare Summit" at the St. Regis Hotel on Nov. 4, 2013, in Washington, D.C.  (credit: Ron Sachs-Pool/Getty Images)

‘Grubergate’ Videos Have Republicans Screaming For Repealing Of Obamacare

Word of stunning statements made by a major architect of the Affordable Care Act has Republicans vowing to repeal it.

11/18/2014

The showdown over immigration reform in Washington D.C. has the attention of 5 million undocumented immigrants in New York City. (Photo: CBS 2)

500,000 Undocumented Immigrants In NYC Hanging On Obama’s Determination

From halfway around the world on Friday, President Barack Obama upped the ante in the fight for immigration reform.

11/14/2014

U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of New York Loretta Lynch.  (Photo by Ramin Talaie/Getty Images)

Brooklyn U.S. Attorney Loretta Lynch Picked As Attorney General Nominee

Plans to announce the nomination were hastily put together after reports of Lynch’s selection began to surface on Friday.

11/08/2014

Clement Price

Rutgers Professor, Newark Historian Clement Price Dies

Clement Price, a longtime professor at Rutgers-Newark University who was known for his scholarly works and extensive knowledge of the city and its history, has died.

11/05/2014

Connecticut gubernatorial candidates Dannel Malloy, left, and Tom Foley (credit: Getty Images)

Foley Says He Has ‘Probably Not Won’ Connecticut Gubernatorial Race

Connecticut voters will once again decide whether to choose Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy or Republican Tom Foley to run the state.

11/04/2014

U.S. Capitol (Credit, Randy Yagi)

GOP Takes Control Of U.S. Senate For First Time In Eight Years

Control of the U.S. Senate was the major question as voters headed to the polls around the nation Tuesday.

11/04/2014

President Obama Attends Rally For The Re-Election Of Connecticut Gov. Malloy

President Obama Rallies For Gov. Malloy In Connecticut Ahead Of Election Day

Obama praised the governor for pushing for an increase in the minimum wage to $10.10 an hour and helping to create one of the most successful health insurance marketplaces in the country.

11/02/2014

Gov. Chris Christie holds a response and readiness briefing about Ebola at Hackensack University Medical Center on Oct. 22, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Gov. Christie Defends His Remarks On Minimum Wage

Christie went on to accuse Democrats and President Barack Obama of focusing on the issue because the country’s economy hasn’t been growing fast enough.

10/23/2014

This October 22, 2014 photo shows police and medical personnel moving a wounded Canadian soldier into an ambulance at the scene of a shooting at the National War Memorial in Ottawa, Canada. (credit: MICHEL COMTE/AFP/Getty Images)

Ottawa Shootings Leave Soldier, Gunman Dead

You can expect to see a more visible show of force from the NYPD in the wake of a shooting at Canada’s Parliament building.

10/22/2014

U.S. President Barack Obama signs the new BuySecure Initiative that direct the government to lead by example in securing transactions and sensitive data on October 17, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Olivier Douliery-Pool/Getty Images)

President Obama’s Credit Card Declined At New York Restaurant

The Secret Service is charged with watching the president’s back, but who’s watching his wallet?

10/17/2014

The Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital. (Photo by Mike Stone/Getty Images)

Obama Names Ebola ‘Czar’ As Precautions Expand

President Barack Obama is naming Ron Klain as the point man on the U.S. government’s response to the Ebola crisis.

10/17/2014

President Barack Obama speaks at Millennium Steel Service on October 3, 2014. (credit: Nicholas Kamm/AFP/Getty Images)

President Obama Holds Ebola Meeting With Cabinet; Cancels Trip To New Jersey, Connecticut

President Barack Obama has canceled a trip to New Jersey and Connecticut and will instead hold a meeting about Ebola at the White House.

10/15/2014

Connecticut gubernatorial candidates Dannel Malloy, left, and Tom Foley (credit: Getty Images)

Gubernatorial Hopeful Tom Foley Says Obama’s Visit Shows Malloy Can’t Win Race On His Own

The Republican candidate for governor in Connecticut says it’s nice to have the president visit, but it also says something about the race.

10/14/2014

A man dressed in protective hazmat clothing treats the front porch of an apartment where a second person diagnosed with the Ebola virus resides on October 12, 2014 in Dallas, Texas. (Photo by Mike Stone/Getty Images)

CDC Urges All US Hospitals To ‘Think Ebola’

A breach of infection control resulting in a Dallas health worker getting Ebola raises fresh questions about whether hospitals truly can safely take care of people with the deadly virus.

10/13/2014

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