Saying the U.S. government shutdown was having a “heartbreaking” impact on ordinary Americans, President Barack Obama on Saturday renewed his call on congressional Republicans to end the five-day stalemate and pass a funding bi...
Syria's opposition says it is disappointed with U.S. President Barack Obama's decision to hold off on taking quick action against Damascus and wait for possible approval from Congress.
Slideshow showing photos from the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington.
An effort to tweak President Obama’s health care reform bill to fill a gap for church health insurance plans could fail because of Republicans’ insistence on repealing the law.
U.S. President Barack Obama has appealed for calm, as protesters gather in response to a Florida jury's acquittal of a volunteer neighborhood patrolman accused of murder in the shooting death of an unarmed black teenager.
U.S. President Barack Obama begins his much-anticipated tour of Africa on June 27th, with one glaring omission: the president will not be visiting Kenya, the birthplace of his father.
U.S. President Barack Obama is defending the government's top-secret surveillance programs, while acknowledging widespread concerns the efforts are violating the privacy rights of ordinary Americans.
— The White House on Monday declined to comment directly on reported Israeli air strikes in Syria. But President Barack Obama's spokesman said Israel is right to be concerned about movements of weapons to Lebanon's Hezbollah m...
Americans have long turned to prayer both in times of joy and times of sorrow. On their voyage to the New World, the earliest settlers prayed that they would “rejoice together, mourn together, labor, and suffer together, ...
President Barack Obama praised Bostonians for their actions “in the face of evil” during an interfaith memorial service on Thursday (April 18) for victims of the Boston Marathon bombing.