With no end in sight to economic bad news, President George W. Bush on Friday ensured that millions of laid-off workers will keep getting their unemployment checks as the year-end holidays approach.

Will Smith appeared on Oprah yesterday and talked about his experience finding out that Obama would be president. He says he was with his family and cried uncontrollably. Watch Will Smith On Oprah After The Jump

Take a look at Barack Obama’s long and determined road to the White House…

Barack and Michelle Obama have made a name for themselves as an overly affectionate political couple. Obama PDA has always been source of much discussion and makes them the most romantic couple the White House has seen in a long time. View more “Obama love” pics under the cut…

Attention, Mr. president-elect: Come Inauguration Day, Beyonce is at your service.

Take a look at how newspapers around the world have been reporting on and celebrating the next President of The United States Of America, Barack Obama.

NewsOne would like to say congratulations to the next President of The United States of America, Barack Obama! View our tribute gallery to all the other African American firsts in history!

Scott McClellan, President Bush’s former press secretary who angered old colleagues with a tell-all book earlier this year, said Thursday he is backing Barack Obama for president.

Colin Powell will have a role as a top presidential adviser in an Obama administration, the Democratic White House hopeful said Monday.