Obama Says We're In "Strange And Uncertain Times" In Mandela LectureFormer President Barack Obama, in a speech honoring the late South African leader Nelson Mandela, said he'd try to "get some perspective" as news cycles bring "more head-spinning and disturbing headlines."
Obama Offers Democrats Tough Love Ahead Of Midterms: 'Enough Moping'Obama warned fellow Democrats it is not enough to lament Donald Trump's presidency or complain about the impact he is having on the country.
‘I Stand Behind The Decision’: Sara Gilbert Reacts to ‘Roseanne’ CancellationActress and CBS's The Talk Co-Host Sara Gilbert reacted Monday to the cancellation of the ABC sitcom 'Roseanne' after the star – and namesake – of that show posted a racist tweet last week.
In New Book, Obama Wonders If 'We Were Wrong' After Trump's ElectionAn upcoming book by former top Obama adviser Ben Rhodes, "The World as It Is," portrays some of the former president's concerns and misgivings in the days and weeks after Donald Trump won the 2016 election.
Obamas Will Be On And Off Camera In Unique Netflix DealBarack and Michelle Obama will work both in front of and behind the camera in a multi-year production deal with Netflix.
Chicago Plan Commission To Vote On Obama Presidential Center PlansSupporters of the Obama Presidential Center plan to pack City Hall on Thursday, as the Chicago Plan Commission prepares to vote on plans to build the $500 million complex in Jackson Park.
Obama Reportedly In Negotiations With NetflixObama senior adviser Eric Schultz, in a statement provided to the Associated Press, said the Obamas believe in the power of storytelling to inspire.
Obama Makes Surprise Appearance At Presidential Center MeetingFormer President Barack Obama came to Chicago Tuesday to share his vision for the Obama Presidential Center.
Barack And Michelle Obama's Official Paintings Unveiled At National Portrait GalleryNot only are the Obamas the first African-American president and first lady, but the artists who painted their portraits – Kehinde Wiley and Amy Sherald – are the first black painters to be commissioned by the gallery to create official presidential portraits.
Obama Center Revises Design In Response To Community ConcernsThe Obama Foundation has changed some of the plans for its library center in Jackson Park, in response to complaints from its future neighbors.
Obama To Speak At Chicago Climate SummitObama, who signed the Paris climate agreement in 2015, has continued to be outspoken about protecting the environment since leaving office.
Former President Obama Reported For Jury Duty, But His Panel Wasn't NeededLike other jurors, Obama will be paid $17.20 for reporting for duty.