President Barack Obama

Governor Andrew M Cuomo is greeted as he arrives at Jose Marti International Airport. Governor Andrew M Cuomo, Legislative Leaders and Industry Representatives are spending two days in Cuba as part of a New York State Trade Mission. (Credit: Gov. Andrew Cuomo's Office)

Gov. Andrew Cuomo Meets With Top Officials In Cuba

Monday Marked Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s first day on his official trip to Cuba, in which he became the first American governor to visit the island nation since the recent thaw in relations with the ruling communist regime.

04/20/2015

President Barack Obama (Photo by Andrew Harrer-Pool/Getty Images)

Obama Calls Coach K, Auriemma To Congratulate Them On Winning Titles

President Barack Obama has congratulated the Duke men’s and University of Connecticut women’s teams on winning the NCAA basketball championships.

04/08/2015

US President Barack Obama signs a Memorandum of Disapproval regarding S.J. Res. 8, a joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval of the rule submitted by the National Labor Relations Board relating to representation case procedures, at the White House in Washington, DC, March 31, 2015. AFP PHOTO/JIM WATSON (Photo credit should read JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Emission Cuts Ordered By Obama May Not Survive Beyond End Of His Presidency

The United States put forth its contribution Tuesday to a global climate treaty, relying entirely on a set of emission cuts ordered by President Barack Obama that may not survive beyond the end of his presidency.

04/01/2015

President Barack Obama, left, sits beside his brother-in-law, Craig Robinson, while attending the NCAA Tournament first round game featuring Princeton on March 21, 2015 in College Park, Maryland. Obama's niece, Leslie Robinson, plays for Princeton. (Photo by MIchael Reynolds-Pool/Getty Images)

Threat Against Obama Niece Prompts Security Hike At Princeton-Maryland NCAA Tourney Game

On Saturday, President Obama attended Princeton’s 80-70 victory over Wisconsin-Green Bay in the first round, inevitably drawing attention to his niece, freshman forward Leslie Robinson.

03/24/2015

GOP Rep. Ed Whitfield of Kentucky (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

GOP Lawmaker Targets Obama Climate Plan

House Republicans targeted a key element of President Obama’s strategy for fighting climate change, releasing a bill to delay the Obama administration’s plan to limit carbon pollution.

03/24/2015

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu delivers a speech, on March 18, 2015, at the Wailing Wall in Jerusalem following his party Likud's victory in Israel's general election. (THOMAS COEX/AFP/Getty Images)

White House Gives Cold Shoulder To Netanyahu’s Attempt To Make Nice

It was a stunning about face from Israel’s prime minister intended to repair relations with the United States. Only it didn’t work.

03/19/2015

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President Obama Goes Out On A Limb, Predicts Kentucky Will Win NCAA Tournament

President Barack Obama is predicting that Kentucky will remain undefeated and take home the title in the NCAA Tournament.

03/18/2015

President Barack Obama announced a plan to normalize U.S.-Cuba relations on Wednesday, Dec. 17. (Credit: CBS2)

Cuba Travel Services Offering First Direct Charter Flights Since Lifted Travel Ban

Cuba Travel Services said it is offering the first regularly scheduled direct charter flights since President Barack Obama restored diplomatic relations.

03/14/2015

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2 Dead Skunks Found With ‘Obama Stinks’ Sign In Fairfield, Conn.

Police in Fairfield, Connecticut, are investigating the discovery of two dead skunks with a sign reading “Obama Stinks.”

03/10/2015

Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams marches with other organizers during the "Selma is Everywhere" march across the Brooklyn Bridge (credit: Jim Smith/WCBS 880)

Hundreds March Across Brooklyn Bridge To Honor ‘Bloody Sunday’ Anniversary In Selma

Organizers of the “Selma is Everywhere” march were arm-in-arm at the front of the procession across the famed span.

03/07/2015

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaks to a joint meeting of Congress on March 3, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Netanyahu In Speech To Congress: Iran Nuclear Deal ‘Paves Path To Bomb’

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu thanked the United States and President Barack Obama for aiding Israel, but warned of the threat that Iran poses to Israel’s survival.

03/03/2015

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Mayor De Blasio, NY Officials Blast House GOP Over DHS Funding

The mayor described Republicans’ tinkering with Homeland Security funding as inappropriate, unfair and dangerous.

03/02/2015

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Congress Passes Temporary Homeland Security Funding Bill To Avoid Shutdown

The battle surrounding long term funding is actually over immigration reform.

02/28/2015

Leonard Nimoy as Mr. Spock (Photo by CBS via Getty Images)

Leonard Nimoy, Best Known As ‘Mr. Spock’ On ‘Star Trek,’ Dead At 83

Actor Leonard Nimoy, best known for his role as Mr. Spock in the original Star trek series has died in Los Angeles.

02/27/2015

The U.S. Capitol is seen at dusk as the U.S. Congress struggles to find a solution to fund the Department of Homeland Security on February 27, 2015 in Washington, DC. The DHS budget is set to expire at midnight this evening after the House of Representatives failed to pass a short term funding bill earlier today. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

U.S. House Passes 1-Week DHS Funding Bill Ahead Of Midnight Deadline

The U.S. House of Representatives late Friday passed a bill extending funding for the Department of Homeland Security by one week — just two hours before a midnight deadline.

02/27/2015

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