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  • Barack Obama: A presidency in pictures

    Barack Obama: A presidency in pictures0

    Barack Obama has reached the end of his consequential eight-year presidency. As the nation’s first African-American commander in chief and his wife prepare to leave the White House behind, Yahoo News takes you through his two terms — the exultation over the raid that killed Osama bin Laden, the heartbreak of the massacre of children

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  • Obama’s ‘favorite general’ wins pardon in leak probe

    Obama’s ‘favorite general’ wins pardon in leak probe0

    President Obama Tuesday gave a full pardon to retired Gen. James “Hoss” Cartwright, who was convicted of lying to the FBI during an investigation into a leak about American efforts to sabotage the Iranian nuclear program. The pardon followed an intense lobbying campaign on behalf of Cartwright that included expressions of support, relayed by Cartwright’s lawyer,

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  • In America’s ‘forgotten places,’ Trump’s supporters hope to be heard, finally

    In America’s ‘forgotten places,’ Trump’s supporters hope to be heard, finally0

    In the weeks leading up to the inauguration, Yahoo News visited towns and cities across the country, speaking to voters who had supported Donald Trump in the election. As the shape of his administration emerged, we asked voters if they were happy with their choice and optimistic about the future. Here is some of what

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  • EU nations react with surprise, defiance to Trump remarks

    EU nations react with surprise, defiance to Trump remarks0

    BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union nations reacted with surprise and defiance Monday to Donald Trump’s comments that he believed NATO was “obsolete” and that more member states would leave the 28-nation EU. German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier said the U.S. president-elect’s view on NATO and criticism that allied members weren’t paying their fair share has

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  • How Inauguration Fashion Sets the Tone for a First Lady’s Term

    How Inauguration Fashion Sets the Tone for a First Lady’s Term0

    We still don’t have a female president — which means that come Jan. 20, the most significant woman in the White House will be the first lady. The fashion choices of the first lady — a role that, during Donald Trump’s administration, will reportedly be shared by his wife, former model Melania Trump, and daughter, outgoing VP of the Trump

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  • The Last 100 Days: Theologian-in-Chief Edition0

    Ever since the administration of Franklin Delano Roosevelt, presidents have been judged on the successes they notch during their first 100 days. Now, as Barack Obama ends his historic turn on the political stage, Yahoo News is running The Last 100 Days, a look at what Obama achieved during his consequential presidency, how he navigates

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