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Obama1-102414.jpg Following news that a patient at a New York City hospital has tested positive for Ebola, President Barack Obama called both Mayor Bill de Blasio and Governor Andrew Cuomo on Thursday.

Obama-102314.jpg Following news of a shooting at the Canadian Parliament complex in Ottawa, President Barack Obama called Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper on Wednesday to express the American people's solidarity with their neighbors to the north.

Obama1-102214.jpg Ebola "czar" Ron Kain is scheduled to meet with President Barack Obama on Wednesday as he begins his efforts to coordinate the government's response to the deadly disease. Klain, who previously served as chief of staff to Vice President Joe Biden and then-Vice President Al Gore, was named as Ebola Response Coordinator last Friday.

Rally_20Oct14.jpg President Barack Obama was back in his hometown of Chicago on Monday to participate in the first day of early voting in the state of Illinois. Obama indicated at an event Sunday night that he intended to vote to re-elect Sen. Dick Durbin, D-Ill., and Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn.

klain-101714.jpg While the administration initially resisted calls to appoint an Ebola "czar," President Barack Obama now reportedly plans to tap former White House official Ron Klain for the role. Klain previously served as chief of staff to Vice President Joe Biden and then-Vice President Al Gore and is said to be highly regarded at the White House.

Obama1-101514.jpg President Barack Obama has postponed a planned campaign trip to New Jersey and Connecticut to hold a meeting about the Ebola outbreak, the White House said on Wednesday. The meeting at the White House comes on the heels of news of the third confirmed case of Ebola in the United States.