CIA Director Says He Would Not Obey A Waterboarding OrderThe director of the CIA says his spy agency will not engage in waterboarding or other so-called enhanced interrogation techniques even if ordered to by a future president.
Pot Activists Smoke Outside The White House Activists smoked marijuana outside the White House to send their message that the drug shouldn't be considered dangerous.
Disaster Declaration Signed For Aid After Huge January StormPresident Barack Obama has signed a disaster declaration for Pennsylvania and ordered federal aid to supplement state and local recovery following the massive snowstorm in January.
18 Migrants Rescued Off Florida Coast, 9 Reportedly Died On TripNine Cuban migrants died at sea and 18 others were rescued by a cruise ship after their 30-foot boat was found about 130 miles from the Florida coast, the U.S. Coast Guard said.
President Nominates Judge Garland, But Republican Senate May Refuse To ActPresident Barack Obama will nominate federal appeals court judge Merrick Garland to the Supreme Court on Wednesday.
White House To Pay Tribute To Ray CharlesPresident Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama will honor music legend Ray Charles tonight in Washington.
Supreme Court Justice's Death Sparks Political FightJustice Antonin Scalia's death immediately sparked a new and heated election-year fight over whether President Barack Obama should fill the high court vacancy
Obama Takes Credit For Auto Industry Comeback During Visit To DetroitIf not for his bailout, "GM and Chrysler would not exists today," the president said.
President Obama Urges "Fix Our Politics" In State Of The UnionEyeing the end of his presidency, Barack Obama urged Americans Tuesday night to rekindle their belief in the promise of change that first carried him to the White House.
Obama Unveils Presidential Plan To Cut Gun ViolencePresident Barack Obama unveiled an array of measures on Tuesday tightening control and enforcement of firearms in the U.S.
Obama: Attacks 'Terrible' Setback In Islamic State CampaignPresident Barack Obama on Monday conceded that the Paris terror attacks were a "terrible and sickening setback" in the fight against the Islamic State.
Strong Emotions As Obama Visits Grieving Oregon TownGun-rights activists and others gave voice to strong emotions on Friday when President Barack Obama came to meet privately with grieving families whose loved ones were killed on a college campus in Roseburg, Oregon.