Amid cybersecurity warnings, Obama unveils 'action plan'

President Barack Obama has unveiled a cybersecurity "national action plan" as his intelligence chief warned of growing risks from new technologies that open more doors to hackers.

Obama proposes $4.1 trillion spending plan in final budget

US President Barack Obama on Tuesday laid out his final budget proposal, seeking $4.1 trillion of spending plan for the fiscal year 2017.

Obama signs Africa electricity initiative into law

President Barack Obama signed into law Monday a measure aimed at expanding electricity to millions of households in sub-Saharan Africa, a measure supporters say will save lives and accelerate growth on the continent.

Obama, Canada's Trudeau discuss fight against Islamic State: White House

Trudeau on Monday said Canada would pull out its six jets that have been bombing targets in Iraq and Syria as a part of the fight against the Islamic State.

Donald Trump's wife once posed nude: 5 things to know about her

Donald Trump's wife once posed nude: 5 things to know about her

Melania, a former model, kicked off her career in the US in 1996. Today, she is a successful entrepreneur in her own right.

Majority of Americans want next president not to criticize Islam

However, four-in-ten want the next president to speak bluntly about Islamic extremists even if the statements are critical of Islam as a whole, the survey said.

Obama hails signing of US-led Pacific rim trade deal

President Barack Obama hailed the signing of one of the biggest trade deals in history, saying the Trans-Pacific Partnership would give the United States an advantage over other leading economies, namely China.

Donald Trump's White House campaign faces its first test in Iowa

Donald Trump's White House campaign faces its first test in Iowa

Donald Trump`s ground-breaking White House campaign faces its first test at the hands of voters on Monday when Iowa begins the nationwide process of choosing a new U.S. president, with polls showing him in a tight battle with Ted Cruz to be the Republican nominee. 

Barack Obama's first visit as US President to American mosque: For tolerance and religious freedom

Barack Obama's first visit as US President to American mosque: For tolerance and religious freedom

President Barack Obama plans to visit a mosque near Baltimore on Wednesday to make a plea for tolerance and religious freedom, the White House said on Saturday.

Michelle not running for presidency: Obama

Michelle is not and will not run for presidency, US President Barack Obama on Thursday said, quickly adding that the First Lady would continue her work on issues like obesity even after they demit the office next January.

FULL TEXT and VIDEO: US President Barack Obama's final State of the Union speech

FULL TEXT and VIDEO: US President Barack Obama's final State of the Union speech

US President Barack Obama used his final State of the Union address to paint a hopeful portrait of America under his leadership, with a resurgent economy and better standing in the world despite racial inequality and growing menace of home-grown terrorism.

ISIS represents blind alley for the region: US President Barack Obama

Barack Obama on Tuesday said the dreaded Islamic State militant group that has gained control over a large part of Iraq and Syria represents a blind alley for the region.

John McAfee shifts presidential run, unveils cybersecurity plan

McAfee made the announcement as he unveiled a cybersecurity platform to highlight the need for better cyber protections.

Disagree with Obama's gun control measures, but his tears were real: Donald Trump

Disagree with Obama's gun control measures, but his tears were real: Donald Trump

As President Barack Obama makes an aggressive push to curb gun violence, Donald Trump said he disagrees with the president on his gun control measures, but his tears were real.

Full text of US President Barack Obama’s speech on new gun control measures

US President Barack Obama on Tuesday wept in public as he announced a slew of executive measures to tackle the gun violence that claims thousands of lives in the country each year.

Trump rips up rule book of US retail politics

Trump rips up rule book of US retail politics

U.S. Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump swung into New Hampshire for a few hours one evening earlier this month to pick up an endorsement from a small police union.

Migrant arrests down one third on US-Mexico border

Migrant arrests down one third on US-Mexico border

The number of undocumented migrants detained near the United States' border with Mexico fell by almost a third in 2015, US government data showed on Tuesday.

Islamic State is a serious challenge: US President Barack Obama

Islamic State is a serious challenge: US President Barack Obama

The Islamic State (IS) terror group poses a serious security challenge but the US and the world community are going to prevail, President Barack Obama said on Monday.

Donald Trump may force me to run for President: Will Smith

Donald Trump may force me to run for President: Will Smith

The "Independence Day" actor also added that he always dreamt of doing things beyond Hollywood.

US President Barack Obama warns Islamic State leaders, says `you are next`

US President Barack Obama warns Islamic State leaders, says `you are next`

US President Barack Obama voiced renewed determination to destroy the Islamic State group Monday.