Nebraska man says he's not a racist after 4th of July parade float sparks backlash.
Gov. Rick Perry says he's declined an offer to greet President Barack Obama when he arrives in the Texas capitol on Wednesday.
President Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin meet briefly during D-Day celebrations as tensions over Ukraine simmer.
President Obama promises anyone caught falsifying records at V-A hospitals will be punished.
New U.S. intelligence assessments say there are more indications than ever that Russia could invade eastern Ukraine, as congressional lawmakers reacted with alarm to Vladimir Putin's rapidly expanding military buildup along the border.
President Barack Obama says that Russia is a "regional power," rather than the top geopolitical enemy of the United States.
The Obama administration is to propose a law banning the systematic collection of Americans’ phone records by the National Security Agency.
President Obama announced Thursday that he is imposing sanctions on additional senior Russian officials and others over the country's annexation of Crimea.
President Barack Obama said Monday that new sanctions on Russian officials will "continue to increase the costs" on its government and that the United States is prepared to impose further sanctions if needed.
President Obama pushes to expand overtime pay for millions of workers.
A joint naval exercise of U.S., Bulgarian and Romanian naval forces in the Black Sea has started, the Bulgarian navy said on Wednesday.
President Obama this week will seek a broad expansion of overtime pay, the White House confirmed Wednesday.
Russia appears to be ignoring the U.S. and its allies request to stay out of the Ukraine.
President Obama threatens to pull all U.S. forces from Afghanistan is new security agreement isn't signed.
President Obama says Ukrainian government will be held responsible for deadly clashes as he arrives for summit in Mexico.
President Obama today announces new fuel efficiency standards for trucks, as part of his fuel efficiency and pollution control strategy to deal with climate change, and to boost the economy.
Congress has given its final approval to a sweeping five-year farm bill that provides food for the needy and subsidies for farmers.
President Barack Obama plans to announce that he will issue an executive order raising the minimum wage for federal contract workers with new contracts to $10.10 an hour, the White House said Tuesday.
President Obama will propose changes to NSA surveillance programs before independent board makes its own recommendations.
In the waning days of a year marked by the 16-day government shutdown, the Senate has voted to send a modest two-year budget agreement to President Barack Obama’s desk.