Carney

White House Press Secretary Jay Carney. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

White House, news groups discuss access to Obama

  WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House and news media representatives agreed Tuesday to work toward expanding access to President Barack Obama’s public duties to give photo journalists a less restricted view of the president […]

12/17/2013

James "Whitey" Bulger. (AP Photo/ U.S. Marshals Service)

‘Whitey’ Bulger won’t testify, calls trial a sham

BOSTON (AP) — James “Whitey” Bulger called his racketeering trial a “sham” Friday as he revealed he would not testify in his own defense, a decision that prompted a cry of “coward!” from the widow […]

08/02/2013

Jay Carney, White House Press Secretary (AP Photo)

Carney: Criticism of IRS response ‘legitimate’

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama’s top spokesman says the White House is facing “legitimate criticisms” for its shifting accounts about who knew what about the Internal Revenue Service’s targeting of conservative political groups, and […]

05/22/2013