Barack Obama

May 26, 2017

'War Machine' director David Michôd on an endless war, Netflix and that "Obama" cameo

'War Machine' has an unflattering Obama cameo that may surprise people.

May 19, 2017

Joe Biden says he "very well may" run for president in 2020

He'd be the oldest person ever to win if he did.
May 8, 2017

Obama warned Trump not to hire Michael Flynn, report says

Obama reportedly told Trump that Flynn was bad news.
May 4, 2017

French Election: Obama endorses Emmanuel Macron, progressive presidential candidate

Obama said Macron "is committed to a better future for the French people."
May 3, 2017

Obamas announce $2-million personal donation to support summer jobs in Chicago

"Chicago's never looked more beautiful," Obama said.
May 3, 2017

Donald Trump has 83% disapproval rate among young people in the Middle East, poll says

This rating is higher than that of former President George W. Bush, who started two wars in Arab countries within his first term.

May 2, 2017

Obama fires off a rare tweet to show support for Jimmy Kimmel's tearful ACA speech

"Well said, Jimmy," Obama tweeted Tuesday.
May 1, 2017

Katy Perry takes heat for comparing her "old, black hair" to Barack Obama

Here's what's behind the backlash against Katy Perry.
April 29, 2017

Thousands of immigrants who joined the military are struggling to get US citizenship

Joining the military was supposed to be a fast-track for citizenship — but thousands are finding that's no longer the case.
April 29, 2017

Why is Donald Trump not attending the White House correspondents' dinner?

Seems like the president just can't take a joke.
April 27, 2017

Critics are blasting Obama for accepting $400,000 from Wall Street for speech

Former presidents accepting money for speeches is nothing new.

April 25, 2017

Barack Obama is going to make $400,000 for his first private speaking engagement

Obama is about to make a lot of money speaking at a Wall Street conference.
April 25, 2017

Barack Obama is going to make $400,000 for his first private speaking engagement

Obama is about to make a lot of money speaking at a Wall Street conference.
April 24, 2017

Trump once mocked Obama's executive orders. Now he's citing his own as proof of hard work.

Trump is signing reams of orders after shaming his predecessor for using the power.
April 24, 2017

Obama gave his first speech since leaving office — and people got emotional

The former president delivered the remarks at his old stomping grounds — the University of Chicago.
April 24, 2017

Casual, fresh-out-of-the-White-House Obama may be the best Obama

No tie, no problem.

April 21, 2017

Obama's official photographer is now trolling Sarah Palin 

Pete Souza called out Sarah Palin on Instagram — but kept it classy.
April 18, 2017

Barack got caught taking a picture of Michelle on vacation — and people are losing it

Barack Obama's new job is actually just taking pictures of Michelle Obama.
April 14, 2017

The Democratic Party's fundraising arm is still talking about missing Obama and Twitter isn't having it

Liberal Twitter wants the DCCC to focus on winning races — not dumb GIFs.
April 14, 2017

17 history-making moments in pop culture for trans acceptance

Celebrities and stars who have paved the way for transgender equality

April 11, 2017

Trump is on track to outspend Obama's 8 years of travel in just a year

Trump has apparently already blown through more than $20 million in travel costs.
April 4, 2017

Trump just blamed Obama for Syria’s president gassing his own people. Seriously.

Trump offered a lot of blame but no solutions in his statement on the atrocities in Syria.
March 30, 2017

Should the government provide all Americans with free health care? Two writers duke it out.

Two writers debate whether the government has a responsibility to provide all Americans with free health care.
March 30, 2017

The latest Russia election bombshell totally destroys Trump's Obama wiretap claims

A new report alleges James Comey tried to break the Russia story, but Obama officials shut him down.
March 25, 2017

Trump just hit the golf club for the 12th time in his 9-week presidency

Don't check the price tag of Trump's frequent golf trips.

March 24, 2017

Trump Tower Wiretapping: Devin Nunes explicitly states that Trump wasn't wiretapped

Nunes is now saying Trump Tower was never wiretapped.
March 24, 2017

Trump administration approves construction of Keystone XL pipeline 

The decision undoes Obama's attempt to kill the project.
March 23, 2017

Obama offers timely shade for the GOP on the 7th anniversary of the Affordable Care Act

Barack Obama just took a victory lap on Obamacare as Republicans struggle to repeal it.
March 21, 2017

3 stories from Russian state media you'll probably be hearing from Trump soon

Trump's claim that British intelligence aided Obama's "wiretap" of Trump Tower originated in Russian media. What else might he find there?