The Golden State Warriors spent about an hour with former President Barack Obama. President Donald Trump tweeted that he withdrew a White House invitation to celebrate the team’s 2017 championship after Curry and some other players said they would not go.
Former Obama Cabinet member Julian Castro joined the 2020 presidential race Saturday as the rush of Democrats making early moves to challenge the incumbent accelerates.
Barack Obama has debuted on Billboard’s Hot R&B Songs chart at No. 22. The song features Obama along with Christopher Jackson and gospel star BeBe Winans.
Nearly two years since he left the White House, former President Barack Obama continued his tradition of sharing his top picks for books, movies and songs from the past year Friday.
On My Take, Clinton Yates said that a visit from former President Barack Obama at a D.C. children’s hospital caused more excitement than a visit from Santa Clause.
Obama carried a large red sack stuffed with toys up and down the halls of the hospital, dropping presents off for children and greeting their families.
When the conversation shifted toward Mrs. Obama’s feelings about her husband, Jarrett announced a “special guest” and Barack Obama came on stage carrying a bouquet of pink roses for his wife.
Crude pipe bombs targeting Hillary Clinton, former President Barack Obama, CNN and others were intercepted Tuesday night and Wednesday in a rash of attacks aimed at prominent Democrats and a cable news network often criticized by political conservatives.
Ben Jealous, who served as president of the NAACP, was one of 260 Democratic candidates for governor, U.S. Senate, U.S. House and state legislature endorsed by the former U.S. president.
Former President Barack Obama, a day after delivering a stinging critique of President Donald Trump’s time in office, had a stark warning for fired-up Democrats in California: This is not rock bottom.
Noting the history of former presidents avoiding the rough and tumble of politics, Obama acknowledged his sharp critique of Trump was something of a departure from tradition. But he said the political moment required a pushback and called for better discourse.
Colleagues, friends and family are sharing their memories of the John McCain in eulogies scheduled in Arizona, Washington, D.C. and Annapolis, Maryland. Watch and hear what they remembered about the Arizona senator.
Today on My Take: God forbid the Obamas have any fun.
“It was a pretty quick drop by, and they had lunch with us today,” Claire Witko, program director at Dog Tag Inc., the nonprofit that runs the bakery, told WTOP. She added that the visit was a surprise.
“Most people think of Mandela as an older man with hair like mine,” the 56-year-old Obama said to laughter from his audience on Wednesday. But “he started as a very young man, at your age, trying to liberate this country.”
The three-part series "The making of Marion Barry" looks at how the future mayor got his start in the civil rights movement, how he became a power player in the city and his enduring legacy.