02:49 PM EDT 04/14/2014
Originally posted 04/12/2014 01:00PM
Originally posted 03/27/2014 01:00PM
The exchange of gifts is a de rigueur part of every papal audience, but Thursday's presentation had an unusually loud element. A metal support stilt holding up the top of President Barack Obama's gift – a chest of seeds from the White House garden – twice crashed onto the marble floor of the pope's library when photographers banged into the table holding it.
"These, I think, are carrots," Obama told the pope as he pulled out a blue velvet pouch from the seed chest.
Originally posted 03/21/2014 04:15PM
Before March 2006, there were no limits on what web users could say – but then Twitter was born. On Friday, the social network celebrates eight years of keeping feelings under 140 characters.
Originally posted 03/20/2014 11:30AM
With Michelle Obama traveling to China with her daughters, President Barack Obama is fending for himself in the White House.
Fortunately, the commander-in-chief has a concerned friend eager to check up on him: Ellen DeGeneres, who quizzed the POTUS on his well-being at the First Lady's behest.
"Mr. President, Michelle said she's out of town, and she wanted to know, did you make your bed this morning?" DeGeneres asked via satellite on Thursday's episode of The Ellen DeGeneres Show.
Originally posted 03/11/2014 06:30PM
The president makes a pit stop to pick up stylish souvenirs for his family (and support raising the minimum wage)
Originally posted 03/11/2014 08:45AM
Originally posted 03/07/2014 02:55PM
It's not every day the president gets to meet himself.
Originally posted 02/26/2014 01:45PM
Has George Clooney jumped back into the dating game?
Originally posted 02/25/2014 12:20PM
After hearing the news of Harold Ramis's death on Monday, devotees of the comedy legend sought out ways to remember his outstanding contributions to film.
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