The White House appears to be sending out conflicting messages, but that could be intentional ambiguity designed to keep several options on the table.
The two met at the White House Tuesday. Obama sees Egypt as potentially a helpful player in moving the Middle East peace process forward.
Gun-carrying protesters this week were far removed from the president. But the trend could require the Secret Service to change how Obama operates.
New laws are allowing more Americans to carry guns in public. But are gun-carrying protesters going too far?
Lack of medical care is the main problem in 104 deaths. Agencies and Obama promise change, but not fast enough for immigrant advocates.
Wednesday's US-Swiss deal is the latest step in an international crackdown on tax evaders.