President Obama's relationship with Kanye West has been a rocky one. Obama famously called West an offensive term on two occasions, and the rapper fired back in an onstage rant earlier this year. Now, Obama has addressed West once again, this time in a recent interview with David Blum for Kindle Singles. He went on to critique the over-the-top lives of West and Kim Kardashian and the effect that they have on young people
President Barack Obama sharply condemned an epidemic of sexual assaults within the armed forces, telling a crowd of Marines that the crimes threaten to undercut the military's integrity.
It started out a political "gotcha" ? an amendment to President Barack Obama's health care law requiring members of Congress and staffers to get the same coverage offered to uninsured Americans. The administration tossed it back in the lap of Congress. Proposed rules say lawmakers' offices should individually decide whether staffers are subject to a health law provision that would require them to switch their insurance coming next year under Obama's overhaul.