Last week, Secretary of State John Kerry made a more optimistic assessment.
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Carlos Allen announced his candidacy in a rap song.
Johannesburg expects event to be “among the biggest gatherings of world leaders."
Former Vice President Dick Cheney said Monday he doesn’t think President Obama believes in American exceptionalism.
“I don’t think that Barack Obama believes in the U.S. as an exceptional nation, and the whole concept that the world is a...
Despite signs lawmakers could finalize a deal this week, most Americans are bracing for another shutdown.
Obama is missing the annual event to attend services for Nelson Mandela.
McCain warns that could lead to a replay of Iraq.
The Pulitzer Prize winner wrote the administration "cherry picked intelligence."
HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius and Edward Snowden are also among the finalists.
Obama is expected deliver remarks about Mandela’s legacy at some point during the trip.