White House won't deny Trump comment on Africa


WASHINGTON — The White House is not denying that President Donald Trump used profanity in referring to African nations during a meeting on immigration.

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Ex-President Barack Obama shows up in Chicago for jury duty

CHICAGO — Former President Barack Obama, free of a job that forced him to move to Washington for eight years, showed up to a downtown Chicago courthouse for jury duty on Wednesday morning.

Jun 7

Together again! Barack Obama and Justin Trudeau reunite in Montreal during former president’s first visit since January

From Prince Harry to George Clooney and now Canada’s prime minister Justin Trudeau, Barack Obama is hanging with all the heartthrobs!

May 9

The Latest: White House congratulates SKorea president-elect

SEOUL, South Korea — The Latest on South Korea's presidential election (all times local):; 3:30 a.m. The White House is congratulating South Korea's Moon Jae-in on his election as the country's next president.

May 1

Katy Perry faces backlash for comparing her old hair color to former President Barack Obama

Katy Perry is catching fire from social media users for a joke in which she compares backlash to her shorter, blonde hairstyle to those who prefer former President Barack Obama over President Donald Trump.

Apr 23

German nationalists elect top duo for general election


BERLIN — Germany's nationalist party Alternative for Germany on Sunday elected two new top candidates for the September general election after the party's best-known politician, Frauke Petry, said last week she would no longer be available.

Mar 15

House intelligence chiefs say there’s no evidence Obama wiretapped Trump


WASHINGTON — The House Intelligence Committee has seen no evidence to support President Donald Trump’s claim that he was wiretapped by President Barack Obama, the panel’s leaders said Wednesday, deepening a dispute with the White House…

Mar 5

Donald Trump claims Barack Obama spied before vote

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President Trump is accusing his predecessor of orchestrating a Nixon-style wiretapping at Trump Tower in the final days of the election, prompting a rare statement from the former commander in chief, who strongly denied that he or the…

Mar 1

Barack and Michelle Obama clinch book deal

Former President Barack Obama and former First Lady Michelle Obama have both signed book deals with Penguin Random House, the publisher announced Tuesday.

Feb 17

Barack Obama ranked 12th best U.S. president ever in major survey of historians


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Dec 12

Shattuck: President-elect’s popularity rising

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Tread carefully around liberals at this year’s non-denominational holiday office party, the polls just added insult to injury.

Dec 10

Barack Obama orders review of election cyberattacks

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WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama has ordered a full review of foreign-based digital attacks that U.S. intelligence agencies say were aimed at influencing this year’s presidential election, a top White House official said.

Nov 9

Mr. President: Donald Trump takes the White House

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President-elect Donald Trump — who ran on an angry populist platform that captured the imagination of millions of Americans — was declared the winner over Democrat Hillary Clinton this morning in a stunning political upset that has sent…

Nov 5

Bill Maher campaigns, and Obama elects to be on his show

NEW YORK — Bill Maher got an early holiday gift this week: a much-sought-after sit-down with President Barack Obama.

Sep 8

Barack Obama is officially now a parasite (it's an honor)

WASHINGTON — It's no Nobel Peace Prize, but Barack Obama has a new honor to brag about. Scientists have named a parasite after him — and there's no worming out of it.

Aug 8

Tracked Down: Lexi Solder, President Obama, Donald Trump...

More than 6,300 riders and more than 4,000 volunteers, including Lexi Solder, wife of Patriots lineman Nate Solder, whose 1-year-old son Hudson is battling kidney cancer; national anthem singer Alex Ortiz, daughter of Sox legend David…

May 29

Vineyard braces for Barack Obama

Word from the Vineyard is that while Barack Obama and the First Family sail in for their last presidential vacation on The Rock, a group of island Republicans have invited GOP nominee-in-waiting Donald Trump to come on over!

May 1

Obama out: President closes out his run as comedian-in-chief

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama performed his brand of sharp-tongued comedy at the White House Correspondents' Dinner for the last time — wrapping up with "Obama out" and dropping the mic while the crowd cheered.

Feb 5

President Barack Obama takes victory lap on economy

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama on Friday used a new jobs report to continue his victory lap on the economy — and jab at the Republicans vying for his job.

Oct 13

President Barack Obama interviews author Marilynne Robinson

NEW YORK — For this interview, President Barack Obama was the one asking the questions.

Sep 30

Red Sox manager meets President Barack Obama at hotel gym


NEW YORK — Just like any other morning on a Boston Red Sox road trip, interim manager Torey Lovullo woke up Tuesday and headed for the gym at the team hotel.