Barack Hussein Obama II is an American attorney and politician who served as the 44th president of the United States from 2009 to 2017. A member of the Democratic Party, he was the first African American to be elected to the presidency. He previously served as a U.S. senator from Illinois from 2005 to 2008.
According to Business Insider, Fox News host Tucker Carlson refuses to apologize. A series of recordings have surfaced with Carlson making remarks about women, the Obamas and immigrants. Media Matters..
Barack Obama was occasionally referred to by reporters during his presidency as "no drama Obama." Business Insider reports Obama appeared at a tech conference in Salt Lake City, Utah this week hosted..
Attorney Moira Meltzer-Cohen says her client, former U.S. Army intelligence analyst Chelsea Manning was taken to jail on Friday after a federal judge in Alexandria, Virginia, held her in contempt for..
The U.S. Transportation Department is cancelling $929 million in federal funds awarded by the Obama administration to California. According to Reuters, the funds were meant for a California high-speed..
Alan Krueger, a prominent Princeton University economics professor who advised U.S. Presidents Bill Clinton and Barack Obama, took his own life over the weekend, his family said in a statement on.. Reuters - Published
The investigation of Gregory B. Craig, who served as White House counsel in the Obama administration, comes amid a growing crackdown by the Justice Department on illegal foreign lobbying. NYTimes.com - Published
Democrats have won the presidency with younger nominees like Obama, Clinton and Kennedy. But age may be relative in 2020, with many younger voters preferring the septuagenarian Mr. Sanders. NYTimes.com - Published
The Trump administration on Friday amended Obama-era land-use rules put in place to protect a threatened bird in 11 Western states and its shrinking sagebrush habitat, siding with oil and gas interests.. Reuters - Published
Cuba has jettisoned rhetorical restraint toward the United States and is broadcasting footage of military defense exercises in the face of threats and new sanctions from the administration of President.. Reuters - Published