The White House has acknowledged President Barack Obama lived with his uncle, Onyango 'Omar' Obama, after previously denying that the two had met.
U.S. President Barack Obama, actor Jamie Foxx and singer and designer Victoria Beckham are among the many celebrities taking to Twitter to express their sorrow after hearing the news of the death of Nelson Mandela. Celebrities and politicians took to Twitter to express their grief after learning of the death of former South African President Nelson Mandela.
More than 90 percent of health insurance plans offered to lawmakers and congressional staff cover abortion, an unforeseen consequence of a Republican amendment to President Barack Obama's health law.
American gun sales have been climbing for nearly a decade, but they
have surged under President Barack Obama -- particularly after the
Newtown, Conn., school shooting in December 2012.
President Barack Obama is marking the end of Hanukkah with two receptions at the White House. He noted the rare quirk in the calendar that overlapped Thanksgiving with the start of the eight-day Jewish holiday. (Dec. 5)
U.S. President Barack Obama says he was one of 'countless millions who drew on' former South African President Nelson Mandela, who died Thursday evening at his home in Johannesburg. 'He achieved more than could be expected of any man, and today he has gone home,' Obama said. 'We have lost one of the most influential, courageous and profoundly good human beings that any of us will share time with on this earth. He no longer belongs to us. He belongs to the ages.'
ESPN Video: President Barack Obama reflects on the life and legacy of Nelson Mandela.
An American man marking four years in a Cuban prison is asking President Barack Obama to get involved in securing his release. Alan Gross was arrested as he worked to set up Internet access for the island's small Jewish community. (Dec. 3)
President Barack Obama joins Chris Matthews to discuss the benefits that young people can find in the Affordable Care Act.
Rachel Maddow shares a 2008 video birthday message for Nelson Mandela from President Barack Obama.
Dec. 5 (Bloomberg) - President Barack Obama comments on the passing of Former South African President Nelson Mandela at the age of 95. (Source: Bloomberg)
In an auditorium inside the Eisenhower Executive Office Building on a mid-April day in 2009, President Barack Obama, Vice President Joe Biden and Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood unveiled an ambitious plan to revamp America's rail infrastructure.
Rachel Maddow describes what is believed to be the only time President Barack Obama met with Nelson Mandela.
Journalist Charlayne Hunter-Gault and Ed Schultz s panelists take a look at Nelson Mandela s effect on Pres. Barack Obama as a college student.