The White House is pressing public schools to abandon some age-old discipline policies. In many cases, students are sent to court instead of the principal’s office.
About 14,000 Texans enrolled for health insurance in October and November on the embattled federal online exchange, nearly five times more than successfully navigated the site during its rocky opening month.
Two flags that were displayed by President John F. Kennedy in the Oval Office, and one of his rocking chairs, sold at auction on Saturday night for nearly $513,000.
The George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum has recreated the 2001 White House holiday displays in a new exhibit opening on Monday and running into January.
Gov. Rick Perry is again hitting the national airwaves, this time blaming the White House for the nation’s stubbornly high unemployment rate and touting Republican-led states where job growth has been stronger.
The Obama administration says it’s granting a six-week extension until March 31 for Americans to sign up for coverage next year and avoid new tax penalties under the president’s health care overhaul law.
Mayor Mike Rawlings joined members of the Central Christian Church Sunday for its 150th anniversary worship service.
A rocking chair used by President John F. Kennedy in the White House is going on display in New York City, prior to being auctioned off in Dallas late next month.
The House has voted to continue the collection of hundreds of millions of Americans’ phone records in the fight against terrorism.
President Barack Obama welcomed President George H.W. Bush to the White House on Monday in a salute to public service and to the drive for volunteerism.
Former President George H.W. Bush is coming to the White House on Monday for a ceremony President Barack Obama is holding to recognize the 5,000th Daily Point of Light Award.
While en route to Boston aboard Air Force One, President Barack Obama called Texas Gov. Rick Perry to tell him that his prayers are with the people of West and to pledge federal support in recovery and rescue efforts.