Obama topped a new Quinnipiac University national poll that asked respondents whom they thought has been the worst president since WWII.
President Barack Obama 's approval rating may have hit a new low, but he still attracted big-money Democrats at a Manhattan fundraiser to benefit his political party.
The US economy added just 113,00 new jobs in January, according to figures released on Friday, fuelling fears that the recovery in the jobs market appeared to have stalled.
A hacker group sympathetic to Syrian president Bashar al-Assad claimed responsibility Monday for an attack in which President Barack Obama's official Twitter account linked to a war propaganda video.
Barack Obama’s choice for chairman of the Federal Reserve, Janet Yellen, pledged to help those hardest hit by the recession and safeguard the financial system, at the official announcement of her nomination on Wednesday.
The White House is set to name Janet Yellen as the first woman to head the Federal Reserve, arguably the most important job in world finance, the Obama administration has confirmed.
Op-ed: The US government shutdown isn't just hurting the domestic economy, it's causing collateral damage to America's global economic standing.
September is a dangerous month.
As a general rule in life – and certainly, in applying for a job – your record counts.
The White House clashed with Republicans on Friday over the decision to prosecute Osama bin Laden's son-in-law in a civil court in New York rather than holding him at Guantánamo.
Barack Obama warned on Saturday of a "ripple effect" through the US economy that would cost hundreds of thousands of jobs after he reluctantly signed an order to begin a huge $85bn (£56bn) programme of government cuts.
America's long-running fiscal cliff crisis was finally resolved on Tuesday night when Congress voted in favour of a White House compromise that will impose tax rises on the wealthiest and spare the working-class and middle-class.