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.
President Obama defends the Affordable Care Act by promoting benefits already being seen.
President Barack Obama announced a fix to the vexing problem of cancelled health insurance policies Thursday, saying insurers don’t have to cancel plans next year just because of the Affordable Care Act.
President Obama fires back at criticism of the new health care law, but remains frustrated about the troubled healthcare.gov website.
President Obama's approval ratings are at an all-time low.
A former Army captain, whose actions were recorded in a dramatic helmet cam-video, received the nation's highest military honor on Tuesday for his bravery in one of the deadliest firefights of the Afghanistan war.
President Obama calls for House vote to end government shutdown, offers "serious negotiations" in weeks to come.
Lawmakers warned another weekend session may be ahead.
Everyone from Congress to the United Nations is on hold, waiting to see if the U.S. and Russia can broker a deal with Syria.
As President Obama attempts to make the case for military action in Syria to Congress, the American public is weighing in and NBC News wants your thoughts.
As the White White continues its push members of Congress to support Syrian intervention, the American public is voicing their opposition to lawmakers.
President Obama kicks off a three day visit to Mexico and Central America.
Despite some setbacks President Obama feels like there is still more he can get done.
President Obama comments on Syria, the Boston bombing and his legislative goals.
The Mississippi man charged with sending ricin-laced letters to President Obama has been released, the U.S. Marshals Service said Tuesday.
Blocked by Congress from expanding gun sale background checks, President Obama is turning to actions within his own power to keep people from buying a gun who are prohibited for mental health reasons.
President Obama speaks at Boston interfaith prayer service.
Supporters of new gun safety measures vow to continue their campaign.
President Obama will return 5 percent of his salary to the U.S. Treasury when other federal workers are being furloughed as part of the mandatory budget cuts that took effect earlier this year.