House Votes To Curb Syrian Refugees, Snubs Obama Veto ThreatThe House has rebuked President Barack Obama by ignoring his veto threat and approving a Republican bill erecting fresh barriers for Syrian and Iraqi refugees trying to enter the United States.
Yogi Berra, Willie Mays Among Presidential Medal Of Freedom HonoreesBaseball legends Willie Mays and the late Yogi Berra will be honored with the nation's highest civilian award, the Presidential Medal of Freedom.
CBS News/New York Times Poll: Evaluations Of Fight Against ISIS Are At Worst Levels EverA CBS News/New York Times poll released Thursday indicated that Americans’ view of the U.S. fight against ISIS in Iraq and Syria are at their worst yet.
Washington Crowds Thrilled As Pope Francis Celebrates Mass, Calls For Climate ActionJumping into the issues of the day, Pope Francis opened his visit to the United States with a strong call Wednesday for action to combat climate change, calling it a problem that "can no longer be left to a future generation.''
Hackensack Teen Accused Of Threatening Obama, 9/11 MemorialA teenager from Hackensack, New Jersey has landed in serious trouble, on accusations that he made online threats against President Barack Obama and the White House.
Columbia: University President's Remarks About Hosting Obama Reflect No New PlansColumbia University on Monday downplayed remarks by president Lee Bollinger, which led to reports that President Barack Obama might return to the school after his term ends.
Sources: White House May Be Out To Injure Sen. Schumer For Iran Nuke Pact StanceSecretary of State John Kerry said Friday he "profoundly disagrees'' with the reasoning behind decisions by two prominent Democratic lawmakers to vote against the nuclear deal he negotiated with Iran.
Schumer Says He Plans To Vote Against Iran DealU.S. Sen. Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) said late Thursday that he plans to vote against the Iran deal.
Thousands Of Protesters Rally In Times Square Against Iran Nuclear DealIn Washington, Secretary of State John Kerry led back-to-back, closed-door briefings, trying to sway lawmakers to approve the deal to curb Iran's nuclear program.
Schumer Under Intense Pressure To Make Right Call On Iran Nuclear PactThe Iran nuclear deal's ratification could hinge on the vote of New York Sen. Chuck Schumer. So what will he do if push comes to shove? CBS2’s Marcia Kramer attempted to find out.
Obama Visits New York For Rare Father-Daughter WeekendPresident Barack Obama was in New York Friday evening for a rare father-daughter weekend in the city, and to collect some cash for Democrats.
Christie: Obama's Presentation Of Iran Nuclear Deal Amounts To 'Lies'New Jersey Governor and Republican presidential candidate Chris Christie accused President Barack Obama of telling “lies” about the Iran nuclear deal.
President Obama Defends Iran Nuclear Deal, Says It Will Make World SaferTo the president, the accord with Iran to limit its nuclear program was "a historic day" for the U.S., world powers and Iran.
Obama Sounds Off On Cosby Rape Allegations, Says There's No Precedent For Revoking Medal Of FreedomObama made his comments during a news conference about the recent deal with Iran that Obama says will prevent them from getting a nuclear weapon.
President Obama Encouraged By Weekend Air Strikes On ISIS In Eastern SyriaThe president has been under intense pressure to wipe ISIS off the battlefield and on Monday afternoon he spoke about 16 air strikes over the weekend on the Syrian city of Raqqa.