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Intelligence officials react to NSA curbs

"Measured and thoughtful" is how Director of National Intelligence James Clapper describes the changes in U.S. intelligence gathering that President Barack Obama has ordered.

Friday - 01/17/2014, 02:12pm EST

Tags: James Clapper, NSA, President Barack Obama

Spending stumbling block to budget deal

Senate Republicans and Democrats hit an impasse Sunday over spending in their last-ditch struggle to avoid an economy-jarring default in just four days and end a partial government shutdown that's entering its third week.

Sunday - 10/13/2013, 09:43pm EDT

Tags: government shutdown, President Barack Obama, Harry Reid, mitch mcconnell, Senate

Government doors closed, but workers may get paid

Their government has failed to keep the doors open and has told federal workers to stay off the job as the political parties fight over spending and health care in austere times.

Saturday - 10/05/2013, 06:32pm EDT

Tags: government shutdown, chuck hagel, President Barack Obama, Congress, furlough

Accused White House shooter will accept plea deal

An Idaho man charged with trying to assassinate President Barack Obama by shooting an assault rifle at the White House will accept a plea deal.

Monday - 09/16/2013, 01:55pm EDT

Tags: President Barack Obama, White House, Oscar Ramiro Ortega-Hernandez

5th National Day of Service to honor MLK legacy

The National Day of Service started with President Barack Obama's inauguration in 2009 and has occurred every year since. There will be dozens of service projects throughout the D.C. region over the course of the weekend, and the main event will be held Saturday on the National Mall from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Sunday - 01/13/2013, 08:49am EST

Tags: Inauguration Weekend, volunteer, National Day of Service, Martin Luther King Jr. Day, President Barack Obama, Stephanie Steinberg

When the president comes for dinner

President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama have been spotted at various D.C. restaurants the the past four years. Local restaurateurs say the Obamas dine out more than former families in the White House and dish on what it's like to serve them.

Thursday - 01/03/2013, 12:00pm EST

Tags: President Barack Obama, Michelle Obama, Restaurant Association of Metropolitan Washington, Hillary Clinton, dining out, Stephanie Steinberg

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Va. man who pleaded guilty to Obama threat freed

A homeless man in Roanoke who pleaded guilty to threatening to kill President Barack Obama is out of jail.

Wednesday - 08/01/2012, 02:59pm EDT

Tags: Roanoke, President Barack Obama

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