School Drops Confederate Name In Favor Of First Black PresidentA Richmond, Virginia, elementary school will switch its name from that of a Confederate general to that of the nation’s first black President.
Trump Rolls Back Obama's Clean-Energy Plan That Caused Problems For The Coal IndustryPresident Donald Trump's move to roll back Obama-era regulations aimed at curbing climate change comes as the coal industry is reeling from job losses, bankruptcies, pollution restrictions and growing competition from natural gas, wind and solar.
Pres. Obama Enters Final Stretch Of His PresidencyHis last vacation behind him, President Barack Obama is entering the closing stretch of his presidency, an eleventh-hour push to tie up loose ends and put finishing touches on his legacy before handing the reins to President-elect Donald Trump.
President And First Lady React to Passing of Nancy ReaganPresident Barack Obama and Michelle Obama say Nancy Reagan redefined the role of serving as first lady and they are fortunate to have benefited from her "proud example."
Stockton Girl, 7, Gets Letter From President Barack ObamaIn Nylah Missouri’s letter, she asked the president and the first family to come to her house for dinner, and even invited his dogs. She also told him about her family.
President Obama's Call To Limit Military Equipment For Police Departments Draws CriticismPresident Barack Obama’s call to limit military-style equipment for police across the country has already prompted California legislation and law-enforcement advocates railing against it.
Emission Cuts Ordered By Obama May Not Survive Beyond End Of His PresidencyThe United States put forth its contribution Tuesday to a global climate treaty, relying entirely on a set of emission cuts ordered by President Barack Obama that may not survive beyond the end of his presidency.
GOP Lawmaker Targets Obama Climate PlanHouse Republicans targeted a key element of President Obama's strategy for fighting climate change, releasing a bill to delay the Obama administration's plan to limit carbon pollution.
Defying GOP, Obama Vetoes Keystone XL Pipeline BillDefying the Republican-run Congress, President Barack Obama rejected a bill Tuesday to approve construction of the Keystone XL oil pipeline, wielding his veto power for only the third time in his presidency.
Many Undocumented Californians To Benefit From Extension Of Obama's Deferred Deportation ActPresident Obama is expected to extend his "deferred act" later this week. The executive action went into effect in 2012 and delays deportation and proceedings for undocumented immigrants who were brought to the U.S. as children.
Obama Seeks $2 Billion In Private Dollars For Clean EnergyPresident Barack Obama is setting a goal of raising $2 billion from the private sector for investments in clean energy.
PR Specialist: Sony Cyberattack Threat To All Of HollywoodHollywood is on high alert as the Sony cyberattack by North Korea continues to reverberate worldwide.