Trump Pulls Out Of GOP Debate; Sanders To Meet With ObamaDonald Trump declared Tuesday he would boycott the last Republican debate before the Iowa caucuses, leading Texas Sen. Ted Cruz to challenge him to a one-on-one debate.
President Obama's Final State Of The Union AddressPresident Obama says one of the few regrets of his presidency is that too many Americans feel their voice doesn't matter in democracy.
TransCanada Files Legal Challenges To Keystone Pipeline RejectionTransCanada filed a federal lawsuit Wednesday in Houston alleging President Barack Obama's decision in November to kill the pipeline exceeded his power under the U.S. Constitution.
Texas Politicians Respond To President's Plan To Fight Gun ViolencePresident Barack Obama on Tuesday urged the country and congress to tackle gun violence with more urgency, saying that executive actions won't undo the last mass shooting but can help stop the next one.
President Obama Moves To Require Background Checks For Gun SalesPresident Barack Obama is moving ahead on plans to require background checks for guns purchased from dealers even if they're bought online or at gun shows.
President Obama Starts 2016 With Fight Over Gun ControlPresident Barack Obama is slated to finalize a set of new executive actions tightening the nation's gun laws.
Armed 'Patriots' Turn Protests Toward Muslim AmericansThey are known as “Three Percenters,” followers of a movement that has rallied against gun control efforts nationwide, patrolled the U.S. border with Mexico and recently begun confronting Muslim Americans.
President Obama Signs Sweeping Overhaul To No Child Left BehindPresident Obama on Thursday signed a sweeping overhaul to the No Child Left Behind law that mandated aggressive federal involvement in the nation's public schools over the last decade.
Analysis: President Obama Offers Reassurance, Little Policy In SpeechStanding in the Oval Office, Obama sought to calm nerves and quiet a chorus of critics who charge the president has been too slow to acknowledge the threat posed by Islamic radicalism and too tepid in his response.
In Dallas, Vice President Biden Defends U.S. Plan For Syrian RefugeesThe Vice President disagrees with Republicans in Congress who say there should be a "pause" in bringing the Syrian refugees to the U.S.
Appeals Court Rules Against Obama Immigration PlanIn a 2-1 decision, the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in New Orleans upheld a Texas-based judge's injunction blocking the Obama administration's immigration initiative.
Obama To Announce Plans To Fight Heroin UsePresident Barack Obama will take steps to improve doctor training and ease access to drug treatment as part of an effort to help communities battling the scourge of heroin and prescription painkiller abuse.