An inspired Obama wants to target gun violence, but how? - 6 months ago
Despite a series of mass killings by gunmen in recent years, polls have long indicated that most Americans are wary of increased restrictions on guns.
Praise and pressure as barack Obama begins Myanmar visit - 6 months ago
First visit by a US president to former pariah state; Obama faces criticism from human rights groups for going too soon but is expected to announce resumption of US aid.
With smaller crowd, Obama returns to the theme of hope in victory speech - 7 months ago
Despite a rough economy that dulled the glow of being America's first black president, Obama defeated Romney in a hard-fought race for the White House and celebrated with confetti, hugs and a promise to represent everyone in the nation.
Under pressure from fuel prices, Barack Obama starts energy blitz - 1 year ago
Obama begins a two-day, four-state trip on Wednesday to promote plans to make the United States less dependent on foreign oil.
Obama campaign raises more than $45 million in February - 1 year ago
US President Barack Obama's re-election campaign raised more than $45 million in February, increasing its financial haul month-on-month as worries mount that Republicans could outspend Democrats in 2012.
Mitt Romney catches Rick Santorum in Ohio dead heat - 1 year ago
The former Massachusetts governor and former US senator from Pennsylvania are tied with 32% support from likely voters in the Ohio Republican primary.
Obama hits Republicans, Wall St in populist speech - 1 year ago
The US president portrayed himself as champion of the middle class and laid out in the populist themes of his 2012 re-election bid.
We shouldn't 'relish' Gaddafi death footage: Barack Obama - 1 year ago
Obama took issue with broadcasting of Gaddafi's bloody demise, saying even those who had done "terrible things" deserved decorum in death.
Violence in Syria must end now: Barack Obama - 2 years ago
The US President told Syria that its bloody crackdown on protesters 'must come to an end now' and accused Damascus of seeking Iranian help to repress its people.
Obama's choice: Pros and cons of dumping Gen McChrystal - 2 years ago
Obama's decision to relieve McChrystal of his command was meant to project strength. Holding on to him could have projected the opposite.