Shutdown Averted, Senate Backs Stop-Gap Spending BillWith less than hour to spare late Friday night, the Senate backed legislation averting a government shutdown as coal-state Democrats retreated on long-term health care benefits for retired miners but promised a renewed fight for the working class next year.
Intelligence Sources: Officials Believe Russia Tried To Influence Election, Favored TrumpU.S. officials believe Russia not only tried to influence this year’s presidential election, but also favored President-elect Donald Trump.
President Obama To Meet With Special Ops Forces In TampaPresident Barack Obama will head be in Tampa on Tuesday afternoon to meet with active duty service members at MacDill Air Force base, which is the headquarters for the U.S. Special Operations Command.
Obama To Give Final Counterterrorism Speech At Tampa BasePresident Barack Obama is heading to Florida next week to give his final speech on U.S. counterterrorism.
White House: Bob Dylan Not Meeting With POTUS Bob Dylan is not only skipping the ceremony in Stockholm awarding him the Nobel Prize in Literature, he also skipped a meeting with the president on Wednesday.
President Obama Extends “Hand Of Friendship” To Cuban People After Castro’s DeathPresident Barack Obama offered condolences to the Castro family and extended “a hand of friendship” to the Cuban people.
Miami Dade College President Receives Medal At White HouseThe president of Miami Dade College was at the White House to receive the nation's highest honor.
Trump Signals End To Clinton InvestigationsPresident-elect Donald Trump declared Tuesday that "I don't want to hurt the Clintons; I really don't."
Miami Dade College President Gets Prestigious Medal Of FreedomMiami Dade College's president is getting the very prestigious Presidential Medal of Freedom.
Internet Imagines Obama, Biden Chats Amid Trump TransitionThe alleged awkwardness surrounding a transition from Democratic President Barack Obama to Republican President-elect Donald Trump is turning into viral memes on social media.
POTUS: Trump Shows Interest In Keeping Key RelationshipsPresident Barack Obama said President-elect Donald Trump showed interest in maintaining core strategic relationships.
Trump Likely To Reverse, Kill Obama Enviromment InitiativesPresident-elect Donald Trump's administration will spell trouble for some of President Barack Obama's signature actions to save the environment.