Tough-talking Trump looks to soothe Republican base
No final deal has been reached, but Trump's agreement to work with Democrats to find a way for the 700,000 immigrants known as "Dreamers" to remain in the country legally has roiled his political base.
US states sue Trump administration over amnesty program
The lawsuit was filed in New York federal court by Democratic attorneys general of 15 states including New York, Illinois and Hawaii, as well as the District of Columbia.
Obama post-Charlottesville tweet most liked ever on Twitter
A tweet by former president Barack Obama about the violence in Charlottesville has become the most liked message in the history of Twitter, the company said Wednesday.
Obama message goes viral after Charlottesville violence
A tweet from Barack Obama drew more than two million "likes" by Monday as the former US president offered a message of tolerance following a deadly weekend clash at a white supremacist rally.
Kenyans vote in tight, tense elections
Kenyans began voting Tuesday in general elections headlined by a too-close-to-call battle between incumbent Uhuru Kenyatta and his rival Raila Odinga that has sent tensions soaring in east Africa's richest economy.
Obama calls for peaceful election in Kenya
Former US president Barack Obama called Monday on Kenyans to hold a peaceful and untainted election, speaking out on the eve of a crucial vote in the East African country where his father was born.
Barack Obama's Most Adorable Moments With Children
Happy Birthday Obama! Barack Hussein Obama, 44th President of the United States and first African American to serve as president, turned 56 today. This is his first birthday since leaving office in January and it seems this year's festivities will be much more laid back than last year's when he threw a huge bash in…
Don’t be Donald; Donald ain’t cute
“We live in an age of smart phones and dumb people,” I posted on Instagram two years ago. Sadly, in the short period of time since, phones have got smarter...
Trump fumes as US health care reform bid collapses
An angry President Donald Trump railed Tuesday against dissenters in his party who dashed his months-long effort to dismantle his predecessor's landmark health care law, insisting it was finally time to "let Obamacare fail."
Trump back on offensive after brief respite in Paris
In a tweet early Sunday, Trump used some of his toughest language against a favored target, the press, saying: "With all of its phony unnamed sources & highly slanted & even fraudulent reporting, #Fake News is DISTORTING DEMOCRACY in our country!"