The American ProspectObama's Dangerous Drone PolicyThe American ProspectPresident Obama is winding down his final term with a push to curb nuclear weapons and close detention facilities, but his overreliance on military drones threatens to tarnish his administration's foreign-policy legacy. PinItInstapaperPocketEmailPrint ...and more »
CNNNigerian President removes aide who plagiarized Obama speechCNN(CNN) Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has removed a speechwriter who caused him national embarrassment after he plagiarized US President Barack Obama. Buhari delivered the lines at the launch of a landmark campaign on September 8, ...and more »
NBCNews.comObama Hopeful National Anthem Protests Spark a ConversationNBCNews.comFORT LEE, Va. — Asked by a service member to weigh in on some NFL players kneeling during the national anthem, President Barack Obama said Wednesday he hoped the controversy would spark Americans on both sides of the issue to listen to others' ...and more »
CNNObama seeks to reassure tearful widow about treating PTSDCNNWashington (CNN) With tears in her eyes, holding her microphone with a shaky hand, Amanda Souza told President Barack Obama about her husband who committed suicide after not treating PTSD caused by his deployment. "My question to you is how can ...and more »
The New YorkerWhat Obama Has Meant for FoodThe New YorkerPresident Obama eats noodles in Hanoi, Vietnam, with the chef and TV host Anthony Bourdain. Credit PHOTOGRAPH COURTESY CNN. The Season 8 première of “Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown” begins just like all of the show's episodes do: with its ...
New York TimesObama and Shimon Peres: Fast Friends Who Found Peace Out of ReachNew York TimesPresident Obama with Shimon Peres at a state dinner in Jerusalem in March 2013 after Mr. Peres bestowed on him Israel's Presidential Medal of Distinction. Credit Doug Mills/The New York Times. JERUSALEM — They were an international odd couple with ...The Latest: Obama orders flags at half-staff
CNNObama defends Kaepernick's anthem protestCNNWashington (CNN) President Barack Obama said at a CNN presidential town hall Wednesday that he respected Colin Kaepernick's decision not to stand during the national anthem. The San Francisco 49ers quarterback started the protest last month after he ...President Obama Wants Colin Kaepernick to Consider 'Pain' of Military FamiliesT
New York TimesPresident and Michelle Obama Lash Out at Donald TrumpNew York TimesPresident Obama at the White House on Wednesday. In a radio interview, he said that Donald J. Trump, the Republican nominee for president, was unqualified to sit in the Oval Office and “doesn't do his homework, doesn't know basic facts that you'd need ...Obama warns: 'If you don't vote, that'
CNNObama: Why I won't say 'Islamic terrorism'CNNWashington (CNN) President Barack Obama has taken a lot of criticism from political opponents over his rhetoric when it comes to terrorism. But on Wednesday at a CNN presidential town hall, he was asked to defend why he refuses to say "Islamic ...Why Obama won't say 'radical Islamic terrorist'USA TODAYObama faces tough qu
BBC NewsObama: Congress veto override of 9/11 lawsuits bill 'a mistake'BBC NewsUS President Barack Obama has said Congress made a "mistake" by overriding his veto and pushing through a bill that allows legal action against Saudi Arabia over the 9/11 attacks. He said the bill would set a "dangerous precedent" for individuals ...Congress rejects Obama veto of 9/11 bill, i