July 21st, 2011
11:23 AM ET
On Sunday night the first family gathered around a television in the Treaty Room in the residence of the White House to watch the World Cup soccer game between the U.S. and Japan. The U.S. women lost to Japan in a shootout.
July 14th, 2011
12:00 PM ET
U.S. Army Sgt. 1st Class Leroy Petry during a ceremony awarding him the Medal of Honor at the White House July 12, 2011 in Washington, DC. Petry, who received the medal for his courageous actions during operations in Paktia, Afghanistan, in May 2008, is the second living, active duty service member to be awarded the Medal of Honor for actions in Iraq or Afghanistan.
July 7th, 2011
01:53 PM ET
On the White House South Lawn, members of the military and their families listen to President Obama make remarks on the Truman Balcony in honor of their service and the United States' 235th birthday.
June 16th, 2011
11:01 AM ET
May 19th, 2011
01:11 PM ET
President Obama gives the Hawaiian hand sign as he poses with a newly commissioned officer and his father from Hawaii during the United States Coast Guard Academy commencement ceremony in New London, Connecticut on Wednesday.
May 5th, 2011
12:00 PM ET
WASHINGTON (CNN) – U.S. President Barack Obama speaks as Assistant Secretary of Veterans Affairs Tammy Duckworth listens during an event with members of Wounded Warrior Soldier Ride on the South Lawn of the White House.
Duckworth lost her legs when the aircraft she was co-piloting was ambushed and struck by a rocket-propelled grenade.