Obama calls for end to the 'cruelty' of family separations
Former US President Barack Obama called Wednesday for an end to the separation of migrant children from parents at the US-Mexico border, saying the "cruelty" of the practice was contrary to American ideals. "To watch those families broken apart in real time puts to us a very simple question: are we a nation that accepts…
Sadness at Vietnam noodle shop where Bourdain dined with Obama
The owner of a Hanoi noodle shop where Anthony Bourdain slurped down 'bun cha' with former US president Barack Obama expressed her shock and sorrow Saturday over the death of the globetrotting American celebrity chef.
Barack And Michelle Obama Sign Netflix Production Deal
Barack and Michelle Obama have entered into a multi-year agreement to produce films and series with Netflix, the world's leading internet entertainment service announced on Monday. The former first couple have launched Higher Ground Productions to produce a variety of content for the video streamer, possibly including scripted series, documentaries and features. "One of the…
Trump 'demands' probe of alleged spying on his campaign
US President Donald Trump sharpened Sunday his accusations that his presidential campaign was "infiltrated" or spied on for political purposes, saying he would officially "demand" a Justice Department investigation.
Trump announces US withdrawal from 'defective' Iran deal
President Donald Trump on Tuesday announced the US withdrawal from what he called the "defective" multinational nuclear deal with Iran, and said Washington would reinstate sanctions against the Islamic republic.
Arresting the shithole syndrome
If speech patterns could help in identifying cultural identities, one could easily say that Trump is more African American than Obama.
David Letterman Gets New Netflix Series With Obama As First Guest
After a long hiatus, David Letterman is making a comeback to talk show hosting with a new show on Netflix. The series is titled My Next Guest Needs No Introduction with David Letterman and as the name suggests its focus is on top celebrities of which Barack Obama fits in perfectly. The show launches on Jan 12…
Obama warns of social media dangers, in interview with Prince Harry
Former US President Barack Obama told Britain's Prince Harry he was concerned social media was "corroding civil discourse", in what he said was his first interview since leaving the White House, aired Wednesday.
US government to review Obama administration handling of Hezbollah drug initiative
US Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Friday ordered an investigation into allegations that the Obama administration undermined efforts to target Hezbollah drug trafficking.