09/05/2013 9:56amAs a candidate focused on his own election, Barack Obama championed restraint and global cooperation when faced with security threats.
09/05/2013 3:22pmThe Obama administration on Thursday released new proposals for carrying out a major requirement of the federal health care law that was postponed earlier this summer.
09/05/2013 3:33pmFormer Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton is planning to return to the White House for an event on wildlife trafficking.
09/05/2013 4:49pmFor the first time in more than two years of a bloody civil war, President Barack Obama has declared Syria a national security threat that must be answered with a military strike _ and in doing so he is warning Americans as much about the leaders of Iran and North Korea as about Bashar Assad.
09/05/2013 5:41pmPresident Barack Obama pressed fellow world leaders on Thursday to support a U.S.-led strike on Syria, but he ran into opposition from Russia, China and even the European Union _ which condemned the deadly recent chemical weapons attack in Bashar Assad's country but declared it too soon for military action.