Obama Mulls NSA Phone Access Cut

- January 9, 2014

WASHINGTON –  President Barack Obama is expected to rein in spying on foreign leaders and is considering restricting National Security Agency access to Americans’ phone […]

N.Y. Mayor De Blasio Takes Oath

- January 1, 2014

NEW YORK – Democrat Bill de Blasio took the oath of office administered by former President Bill Clinton on Wednesday, formally becoming the city’s 109th […]

Obama Better at Foreign Policy

- December 18, 2013

WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama’s approval ratings for handling foreign policy issues generally top his ratings for most domestic issues, including the economy and health […]

Americans Don’t Like Their Congress

- December 11, 2013

WASHINGTON –  Heading into a congressional election year, Americans hold Congress in strikingly low regard, and nearly two-thirds say they would like to see their […]

Obama Wants To Close Income Gap

- December 4, 2013

WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama turned his focus on Dec. 4 to the pocketbook issues that Americans consistently rank as a top concern, arguing that […]

Fading Obama Losing Democrats Support

- December 3, 2013

WASHINGTON – Democrats running for re-election in Arkansas, Louisiana and other Republican-leaning states faced enough problems before President Barack Obama’s popularity swooned in November. Now […]

U.S. Mollifies Japan Over China

- December 3, 2013

TOKYO – Seeking to soothe an anxious ally, the U.S. voiced solidarity with Japan on Dec. 2 against China’s claim to airspace over disputed islands, […]