New Smithsonian Museum Chronicling Black History OpensAmerica's first national museum dedicated to African-American history and culture opened Saturday with emotional but joyful words from the country's first black president.
Trump Campaign Says He Believes Obama Born In USDonald Trump's campaign says the Republican presidential candidate now believes President Barack Obama was born in the United States.
Obama Calls On Americans To Embrace Diversity On 9/11President Barack Obama on Sunday marked the 15th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks by calling on Americans to embrace the nation's character.
President Obama Plans To Create World's Largest Marine Protected AreaThe White House says that President Barack Obama will expand a national monument off the coast of Hawaii, creating the world's largest marine protected area.
White House Says Feds Doing Their Part In Flood ResponsePresident Barack Obama is making his first visit to flood-ravaged southern Louisiana as he attempts to assure people in the state that his administration has made their recovery a priority.
Federal Judge Orders Injunction Against Obama Bathroom DirectiveA federal judge has okayed a preliminary injunction for Texas and a group of states hoping to block a federal rule about public schools and transgender students.
Obama Shortens Terms For 214 Prisoners; 67 Had Life SentenceAlmost all the prisoners were serving time for nonviolent crimes related to cocaine, methamphetamine or other drugs, although a few were charged with firearms violations related to their drug activities.
Remarks By President Obama At Democratic National ConventionComplete text of President Obama's DNC address Wednesday night.
President Obama Returns To Convention To Make Case For ClintonIn 2004, he was the obscure Senate candidate from Illinois. Tonight, he steps on the convention stage as the battle-hardened president hoping his legacy won't be eroded by the outcome of the election to replace him.
Obama To Expand Refugee Program For Central AmericansThe Obama administration is expanding efforts to help Central American families and children legally immigrate to the United States amid another surge of migrants caught crossing the border illegally.
Obama Urges Americans To Tamp Down Inflammatory RhetoricPresident Barack Obama on Sunday urged Americans to tamp down inflammatory words and actions as a violent summer collides with the nation's heated presidential campaign.
Obama Confronts Race Issues Bigger Than Police At Town Hall"Because of the history of this country and the legacy of race, and all the complications that are involved with that, working through these issues so that things can continue to get better will take some time," Obama said.