President Barack Obama

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

FILE -- President Barack Obama speaks at the Rose Garden of the White House on May 27, 2014, in Washington, D.C. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Political Celebs Rolling Into Connecticut For Governor’s Race

Some political heavy-hitters are coming to Connecticut to help out in the state’s close race for governor.

10/13/2014

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

President Obama Heading To NYC And Greenwich, Connecticut For Fundraisers

President Barack Obama will be in New York City to raise money for his fellow democrats Tuesday afternoon.

10/07/2014

Secret Service Director Julia Pierson prepares to testify to the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee on the White House perimeter breach at the Rayburn House Office Building on September 30, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Secret Service Director Pierson Resigns Amid Criticism Over White House Breaches

Secret Service Director Julia Pierson stepped down Wednesday, in the wake of several security breaches affecting the White House and President Barack Obama.

10/01/2014

The White House. (Credit: CBS 2)

Schumer, Other Lawmakers Shocked At Revelations About How Far White House Intruder Got

A security breach at the White House earlier this month seems to have been far more severe than the public originally knew, in revelations that U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) called “really, really troubling.”

09/29/2014

President Barack Obama (credit: CBS 2)

Obama: US ‘Underestimated’ Islamic State Threat

In an exclusive interview with “60 Minutes,” President Barack Obama admits United States intelligence underestimated the threat from ISIS.

09/29/2014

India's prime minister, Narendra Modi, spoke at Madison Square Garden on Sept. 28, 2014 (credit: CBS 2)

India’s Prime Minister Draws Thousands To Madison Square Garden

India’s prime minister, Narendra Modi, spoke to a crowd of 18,000 from the world’s most famous stage and from the reaction he got; you would think he was a rock star.

09/28/2014

President Barack Obama delivers remarks on airstrikes against Islamic State and Khorasan Group targets in Syria from the White House South Lawn on Sept. 23, 2014. (credit: Getty Images)

Obama Talks Airstrikes, Says U.S. Will ‘Do What’s Necessary’ To Stop Terrorists

Does the U.S.’s go-it-alone attack in Syria on the Khorasan Group, an al Qaeda offshoot, raise the terrorism threat to New York City?

09/23/2014

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