New Smithsonian Museum Chronicling Black History OpensAmerica's first national museum dedicated to African-American history and culture opened Saturday with emotional but joyful words from the country's first black president, who said he hoped the stories contained inside will help everyone "walk away that much more in love" with their country.
'He Will Be Our Brother': 6-Year-Old Asks Obama If He Can Adopt Syrian RefugeeA heartwarming letter sent to President Barack Obama by a six-year-old boy is going viral.
Feds Take Over Regulation Of Self-Driving CarsThe federal government now wants a hand in regulating Uber's self-driving cars and President Obama even weighed in with an op-ed piece in the Post-Gazette.
National Park Service Celebrates 100th Anniversary With Virtual Reality VideoIt's the 100th anniversary of the National Park Service.
Obama Boosts Clinton; Kaine Mocks Trump On 3rd Night Of DNCTheir political fates now entwined, President Barack Obama is imploring voters to elect Hillary Clinton to the White House, appealing to the women, minorities and young people who powered his rise and are now crucial to hers.
Obama Condemns Attack On Baton Rouge OfficersPresident Barack Obama says he condemns, in the strongest sense of the word, the attack on law enforcement in Baton Rouge.
Obama, Bush Pay Tribute To Dallas Officers Shot In Racial AttackAt a memorial for slain police officers, President Barack Obama declared Tuesday that a week of deeply troubling violence has appeared to expose "the deepest fault lines of our democracy."
Obama Asks Americans Not to Fear A Return To A Dark PastPresident Barack Obama on Saturday rejected any notion that the past week's stunning violence signals a return to racial brutality of a dark past.
Obama To Leave About 8,400 Troops In Afghanistan At Year-EndPresident Barack Obama said Wednesday the U.S. will leave 8,400 troops in Afghanistan when he completes his term, down slightly from the current number but well up from the 5,500 he announced previously, arguing America's interests depend on helping Afghanistan's struggling government fight continuing threats from the Taliban and others.
Obama Says Climate Change Already Damaging National ParksPresident Barack Obama said Saturday that climate change is already damaging America's national parks.
In Hiroshima, Obama Honors 'Silent Cry' Of Bombing VictimsPresident Barack Obama paid tribute Friday to the "silent cry" of the 140,000 victims of the atomic bomb dropped 71 years ago on Hiroshima.
Officials Believe Taliban Leader Killed In AirstrikeThe Pentagon has announced that the U.S. has conducted an airstrike targeting Taliban leader Mullah Mansour.