President Barack Obama

November 15, 2015
November 15, 2015

Fight against IS dominates as world leaders meet in Turkey

Barack Obama and other world leaders arrive in Turkey on Sunday for a summit after attacks in Paris pushed the fight against IS to the top of the agenda.

November 15, 2015
November 15, 2015

Paris attacks may lead to US military anti-IS escalation

Paris attacks seem likely to compel President Obama to consider military escalation against IS in Iraq and Syria. But that probably will not mean dramatic moves like launching US or international...

October 31, 2015
October 31, 2015

Obama welcomes trick-or-treaters at Halloween event

The White House welcomed flocks of costumed children to its annual Halloween event where President Barack Obama and his wife, Michelle, gave out candy and fruit bars.

October 4, 2015
October 4, 2015

US investigates Afghan hospital bombing

President Barack Obama says the US has launched a "full investigation" into air strikes that killed 19 people at an MSF-run Afghan hospital.

August 2, 2015
August 2, 2015

Obama to unveil 'biggest step ever' in climate fight

US President Barack Obama to unveil what he called the "biggest, most important step we've ever taken" to fight climate change on Monday.

July 30, 2015
July 30, 2015

Obama orders world's fastest computer

President Barack Obama signs an executive order calling for the US to build the world's fastest computer by 2025.

July 7, 2015
July 7, 2015

US 'intensifying' anti-IS campaign

The US-led coalition fighting the Islamic State group is "intensifying" its campaign in northern Syria, President Barack Obama says.

June 25, 2015
June 25, 2015

US raises cyber concerns with China

President Barack Obama has raised continuing US concerns over China's cyber activities, as two days of talks between the two nations came to an end.

April 8, 2015
April 8, 2015

Why Europe Backs Obama on Iran

ISRAELI Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu seems close to ordering a general mobilization of his country's military, and Republicans in the United States are preparing for a ferocious battle...

April 7, 2015
April 7, 2015

Hackers target infrastructure in Americas

Hacking attacks that destroy rather than steal data or that manipulate equipment are far more prevalent than widely believed.