09/18/2013 1:18amFor President Barack Obama, an embarrassing diplomatic rebuke by Brazil has compounded an already troublesome stretch for the White House both at home and abroad.
09/18/2013 9:40amThe Obama administration is telling federal agencies to prepare for a possible government shutdown.
09/18/2013 10:10amPolice have arrested seven immigration activists who chained themselves to the White House fence to protest deportations under the Obama administration.
09/18/2013 1:33pmPresident Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama will attend a memorial service Sunday for victims of the mass shooting at the Washington Navy Yard.
09/18/2013 4:26pmThe White House says Vice President Joe Biden is visiting patients injured Monday in a mass shooting at the Washington Navy Yard.
09/18/2013 5:43pmJanet Yellen is now the clear front-runner to be nominated as chair of the powerful Federal Reserve and her status as President Barack Obama's second choice, while awkward, could ultimately serve as an asset during confirmation and in the central bank's top job.
09/18/2013 5:58pmIranian President Hasan Rouhani said Wednesday that his country has never sought and will never seek a nuclear bomb, telling NBC News in an interview that he has full authority to resolve a standoff with the West.