10/18/2013 9:46amRegrouping after a feud with Congress stalled his agenda, President Barack Obama is laying down a three-item to-do list for Congress that seems meager when compared with the bold, progressive agenda he envisioned at the start of his second term.
10/18/2013 1:31pmIt always seemed likely that the partial government shutdown would end with a deal largely on President Barack Obama's terms. But that outcome wasn't preordained.
10/18/2013 3:28pmFor President Barack Obama and congressional Democrats, this month's budget battles brought about a remarkable period of party unity, a welcome change for the White House after a summer of disputes over possible military action in Syria, government spying programs and the president's pick to lead the Federal Reserve.
10/18/2013 5:13pmPresident Barack Obama will travel to New York next week to raise money for Democrats.
10/18/2013 5:24pmThe White House says President Barack Obama has discussed Syria, human rights and other issues with Norway's new prime minister.
10/18/2013 5:57pmPresident Barack Obama on Friday nominated the Pentagon's former top lawyer to help craft the nation's counterterrorism policy as secretary of homeland security, suggesting a shift from the department's emphasis on immigration and border issues to a greater focus on security against possible attacks.