President Barack Obama

UPDATE 2:35 P.M.: Obama unveils $500 million gun violence package

  UPDATE 2:35 P.M.: WASHINGTON (AP) — Braced for a fight, President Barack Obama on Wednesday unveiled the most sweeping proposals for curbing gun violence in t ...

Judge rejects birther challenge to presidential electoral count

  SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A federal judge on Thursday rejected a challenge by so-called "birthers" seeking to halt Friday's scheduled counting of Ele ...

UPDATE 5:50 P.M.:Tearful Obama calls for action after Connecticut school shooting

UPDATE 5:50 P.M.: WASHINGTON (AP) — A tearful President Barack Obama said Friday he grieved first as a father about the massacre at a Connecticut elementary school, declaring ...

Obama wins second term but nation still deeply split

  WASHINGTON (AP) — The election laid bare a dual — and dueling — nation, politically speaking, jaggedly split down the middle on the presidency and torn ov ...

President Obama emerges victorious in hotly contested election

  UPDATE 11:55 P.M. 11/6: WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama rolled to re-election Tuesday night, vanquishing former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney despite a weak ...

No rest in final campaign hours for Obama, Romney

COLUMBUS, Ohio — The White House the prize, President Barack Obama and Mitt Romney raced through a final full day of campaigning on Monday through Ohio and other battleground ...

No second term for Obama

Progressives need failure to survive, so they try to create more failure. First they gave us Hope & Change, Recovery Summer and Shovel Ready, all of which failed. Now we get divisi ...

Presidential candidates fan out after combative debate

HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. — Fresh off an intensely combative debate, President Barack Obama, Republican Mitt Romney and their running mates are taking their tuned-up fight to the preci ...

Romney is for the rich

I will never understand what goes on in the minds of Republicans as to why they want to see Republican millionaire Mitt Romney in the White House! As compared to the many European ...

US ambassador to Libya killed

WASHINGTON — The Obama administration, roiled by the first killing of a U.S. ambassador in more than 30 years, is investigating whether the assault on the U.S. Consulate in ...