By Brian Hughes | 08/20/14 06:34 PM
Attorney General Eric Holder told Ferguson, Mo., residents on Wednesday that he could relate to their suspicion of police officers, hoping to calm tensions in the St. Louis suburb rocked by repeated clashes between cops and protesters.
By Brian Hughes | 08/19/14 06:37 PM
Unrest over the police shooting of an unarmed teenager in Ferguson, Mo., has completely overshadowed President Obama's domestic priorities, the latest in a string of crises that have derailed the president's agenda.
By Brian Hughes | 08/19/14 05:51 PM
"This is my pledge to the people of Ferguson: Our investigation into this matter will be full, it will be fair, and it will be independent," Holder wrote in an op-ed for the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.
By Brian Hughes | 08/19/14 02:40 PM
David Plouffe, the former campaign manager and senior adviser for President Obama, is joining Uber, the company announced Tuesday.
By Brian Hughes | 08/18/14 08:54 PM
Those speculating that Obama halted his vacation to make a bombshell announcement will have to wait a few more hours before the president returns to Martha's Vineyard on Tuesday afternoon.
By Brian Hughes | 08/18/14 05:02 PM
President Obama on Monday lamented the shooting of an unarmed teenager in Ferguson, Mo., saying the episode showcased the distrust that minorities in many communities have of their local police officers.
By Brian Hughes | 08/18/14 03:46 PM
The Pew Research Center survey found that 80 percent of black respondents said the death of the St. Louis-area teenager â€œraises important issues about race,â€ï¿½ compared to just 37 percent of white people surveyed.
By Brian Hughes | 08/18/14 01:21 PM
Education Secretary Arne Duncan on Monday praised a suburban Washington school system for revising its rules to move away from out-of-school suspensions.
By Brian Hughes | 08/15/14 09:22 PM
Here's a look at how the two leaders have arrived at yet another point at which both U.S. and Israeli officials are questioning whether the Obama-Netanyahu connection is beyond repair.
By Brian Hughes | 08/14/14 05:03 PM
President Obama hasn't waded into the escalating debate over the rapid militarization of local police departments. Politically, however, he can't stay silent for long.
By Brian Hughes | 08/13/14 06:24 PM
The White House on Wednesday acknowledged that ground troops could be used in a humanitarian mission in Iraq. "What he's ruled out is reintroducing U.S. forces into combat on the ground in Iraq," explained Ben Rhodes, Obama's deputy national security adviser.
By Brian Hughes | 08/13/14 04:40 PM
It's not just the 2014 midterm elections that have the White House on edge, but also the return of open enrollment in Obamacare.
By Brian Hughes | 08/12/14 05:02 PM
President Obama called the death of Missouri teenager Michael Brown "heartbreaking" Tuesday, making his first public comments on the police shooting that prompted clashes between protesters and authorities.
By Brian Hughes | 08/12/14 03:41 PM
President Obama has gotten defensive over his decision to conduct airstrikes in Iraq and provide weapons to allied factions there but not in Syria.
By Brian Hughes | 08/12/14 08:43 AM
President Obama paid tribute late Monday to Oscar-winning actor Robin Williams, who was found dead in his home from a suspected suicide.
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