White House officials attempt to resuscitate failed health care bill with late offer

April 4, 2017 in News

WASHINGTON (AP) — White House officials made a new offer to conservative House Republicans late Monday on the GOP’s failed health care bill, hoping to resuscitate a measure that crashed […]

Law enforcement, activists to meet with Obama at White House

July 13, 2016 in News

By KEVIN FREKING WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama will quickly return to the delicate balancing act of supporting law enforcement while addressing concerns of bias from some of the communities […]

Secret Service shoots armed man outside White House

May 23, 2016 in News

WASHINGTON (AP) — A U.S. Secret Service officer shot a man with a gun who approached a checkpoint outside the White House on Friday afternoon and refused to drop his […]

Second man arrested trying to enter White House

September 22, 2014 in News, The Buzz

WASHINGTON (AP) — A man who drove up to a White House gate and refused to leave was arrested on Saturday, the Secret Service said, less than 24 hours after […]

Mississippi native William ‘Kyle’ Carpenter receives Congressional Medal of Honor

June 20, 2014 in News

WASHINGTON, D.C. (AP) — A 24-year-old veteran and Mississippi native who lost an eye after taking a grenade blast in Afghanistan to save a fellow Marine received the nation’s highest […]

Mississippi veteran wounded by grenade to receive Medal of Honor today from Obama

June 19, 2014 in News

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is presenting the Medal of Honor to a veteran who took the blow from a grenade to protect a fellow Marine in Afghanistan, sustaining […]

Russia tests Obama’s ability to stop its advances

April 15, 2014 in News

By JULIE PACE WASHINGTON (AP) — With the White House asserting that Russia is stoking instability in eastern Ukraine, President Barack Obama is once again faced with the complicated reality of […]

Supreme Court rules ‘Obamacare’ constitutional, a major victory for President Barack Obama

June 28, 2012 in News, Top Stories

(AP) The US Supreme Court upheld President Barack Obama’s signature healthcare reform act on Thursday morning, delivering a surprise boost to his re-election prospects and enraging his conservative opponents. The Court said […]