White House

The 'Clinton and Trump Show' Needs Less Attitude and More Latitude

Rob Blakeman | Posted 08.08.2016 | UK Politics
Rob Blakeman

There has been a lot of negative content written on the Clinton Trump race for the White House-and here's some more. In the USA the political battle r...

Investing in Interesting Trump Times

Andy Langenkamp | Posted 27.07.2016 | UK
Andy Langenkamp

Political risk here to stay Many investors detest uncertainty. For good reason; change breeds unpredictability. Politics is a source of great insecur...

Who Run the World? Girls!

Dr Diahanne Rhiney | Posted 18.07.2016 | UK Politics
Dr Diahanne Rhiney

I believe that as women we should give Theresa May an opportunity to prove she is what this country needs. Still, a second female Prime Minister should excite us. We may not be exactly where we want to be but we're on our way there. Surely each small step we take towards progress is a step worth celebrating.

This 475lb Gingerbread White House Is Pretty Impressive

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 15.12.2015 | UK Lifestyle

To ring in Christmas in style, the White House's executive pastry chef has designed a ginormous gingerbread house complete with festive wreaths and jo...

David Attenborough Gives Obama A Brilliantly British Lesson In Manners

The Huffington Post UK | Louise Ridley | Posted 12.11.2015 | UK

Most people would drop anything for the chance of a White House meeting with the President of the United States, but not David Attenborough. The br...

The White House Is Using Angry Bears To Make Young Men Care About Rape

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 09.11.2015 | UK Universities & Education

In an attempt to encourage male college students to stop dismissing sexual violence on university campuses, the White House has launched a campaign us...

Obama Invites Boy Who Made 'Bomb' Clock Over For Dinner

The Huffington Post UK | Sophie Brown | Posted 17.09.2015 | UK

Barack Obama has shown his support for Ahmed Mohamed, the 14-year-old Muslim boy who was arrested for making a clock that his teachers believed to be ...

LGBT Activist Who Heckled Obama Speaks Out About Why She Did It

The Huffington Post UK | Sophie Brown | Posted 05.08.2015 | UK Lifestyle

The woman who interrupted Obama's speech during an event honouring LGBT Pride Month has spoken out about the moment that propelled her into the global...

LGBT Activist Who Heckled Obama Speaks Out About Why She Did It

The Huffington Post UK | Sophie Brown | Posted 14.09.2015 | UK Lifestyle

The woman who interrupted Obama's speech during an event honouring LGBT Pride Month has spoken out about the moment that propelled her into the global...

Obama's 'Rugrats' Picture Is A Very Relaxed White House Tweet

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 04.06.2015 | UK

The 44th President of the United States posts some impressive tweets. Whereas most politicians use the social network to talk about transport projects...

This Little Girl Is Well And Truly Through With Obama

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 22.05.2015 | UK

Maybe it's the new trade bill. Maybe it's her opposition to the continuation of Guantanamo Bay. Maybe it's the failure to stop Islamic State marching ...

Russian Hackers Breached The White House Say U.S. Officials

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 08.04.2015 | UK Tech

Russian hackers were able to break the White House's online security firewalls and gain access to unclassified but sensitive information about Preside...

The Secret Service Are Being Investigated For Something Embarrassing. Again.

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 12.03.2015 | UK

A pair of President Barack Obama's Secret Service agents are being investigated for allegedly crashing a vehicle into a White House barricade after at...

The US Government Is Selling Advertising Space On The Moon

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 04.02.2015 | UK Tech

The United States government has already put in motion plans to sell commercial space to American businesses on the moon, it has emerged. In docume...

'Bro' Cameron Gets White House Boost Before The Election

PA/Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 16.01.2015 | UK Politics

Barack Obama gave David Cameron’s team a pre-election boost with a high-profile endorsement at a joint press conference at the White House on Friday...

Obama To Host William At The White House

PA | Posted 05.12.2014 | UK

The Duke of Cambridge will call on President Barack Obama during his visit to America with the Duchess. The two men will meet at the White House in Wa...

US Mid-Terms - What's At Stake

Jon-Christopher Bua | Posted 30.12.2014 | UK Politics
Jon-Christopher Bua

It is 4 days before the Mid-Term Elections when the control of the US Senate will be decided. The US House of Representatives is currently under Republican control and this is unlikely to change.

Man Jumps White House Fence, Kicks Security Dogs, Causes Lockdown

The Huffington Post UK/AP | Posted 23.10.2014 | UK

A 23-year-old Maryland man is in custody after he climbed over the White House fence Wednesday night and was swiftly apprehended on the North Lawn by ...

First Woman To Head US Secret Service Resigns

AP/Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.10.2014 | UK

The US Secret Service Director Julia Pierson has resigned following a day after critical questioning by Congress about a recent White House security b...

Cooking for President Obama Was Food for Thought

Chef Damian Trejo | Posted 16.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Chef Damian Trejo

Obviously, security needs to be impossibly high, when food and the world's most powerful man are concerned. There are even rumours of the White House's Chef Andrew being Obama's official food taster at public dinners, although I didn't see evidence of this when cooking for him.

Man Dressed As Pokemon Attempts To Storm The White House

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 12.09.2014 | UK Tech

A man wearing a Pikachu hat and a stuffed Pikachu backpack has been taken into custody after jumping the north lawn fence of the White House and walki...

Obama Is Just Too Nice to Be a Good President

Lizzie Roberts | Posted 22.10.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Lizzie Roberts

Is it the loss of a Democrat majority in the House? The Republicans stubbornness and inability to compromise? The continuous barriers against Obama's attempts to pass certain Acts? Or is it because the House is filing a law suit against him? (Yes really). Clearly all of these things coupled together worsen the situation, but Obama's main problem is that he's just too nice to be President.

Did Our Embassy In The US Just Apologise For Being 'Good At Twitter'?

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 25.08.2014 | UK

When security fears are heightened, it makes a humourless age even more humourless - which the British embassy in Washington has just learned. Yest...

'They Changed Their Clothes And Left': How Iraq's Army Abandoned Its Second Largest City

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 11.06.2014 | UK

Iraq has been accused of abandoning it citizens to Islamic extremists who have overrun the country's second largest city, with furious world leaders t...

'It's Time To Bury The Blue Dress': Monica Lewinsky Breaks Silence On Clinton Affair

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 07.05.2014 | UK Politics

Monica Lewinsky has broken her silence on her affair with Bill Clinton. Writing exclusively for Vanity Fair, the 40-year-old revealed: “It’s t...