Their last interaction was at the White House Correspondents' Association dinner in 2011, when Obama relentlessly mocked Trump, who had then been fanning the flames of the so-called "birther" conspiracy.
Hillary Clinton, the Democratic nominee for president, speaks to supporters in NY on Wednesday, after losing the election to Republican Donald Trump.
The meeting was particularly on edge due to the vitriol Trump has hurled at Obama in the past.
"This needs to be a time of redemption, not a time of recrimination", Ryan said in a news conference. He also said Trump had earned a "mandate" to enact his agenda.
The results were startling to Clinton and her aides, who had ended their campaign with a whirlwind tour of battleground states and had projected optimism that she would maintain the diverse coalition assembled by President Barack Obama in the past two elections. The Electoral College map was considered favorable to Clinton, who was said to have several paths to the winning threshold of 270 electoral votes.
If Clinton maintains the lead in the popular vote, this will be the fifth time that a presidential candidate has won the popular vote but lost the election.
The speech was supposed to be her crowning achievement, adding another honor to a decorated career as former first lady, US senator and secretary of state.
Stock markets began dropping to their lowest limits Tuesday evening as Trump's win became more evident. The Dow Jones industrial average was up nearly 1 percent in midday trading in NY.
Although most polls throughout the 2016 campaign showed Clinton running ahead of Trump, in the final two weeks of the campaign her advantage narrowed in many national surveys, as well as in states such as Pennsylvania and MI.
"We have seen that our nation is more deeply divided than we thought", Clinton said in a speech she never hoped to deliver. "I hope that he maintains that spirit throughout this transition, and I certainly hope that's how his presidency has a chance to begin".
Global stock markets and US stock futures plunged early Wednesday but later recovered. Also Thursday, the first lady Michelle Obama and future first lady Melania Trump met in the White House residence. "I just had the opportunity to have an excellent conversation with president-elect Trump".
Obama promised a smooth change of leadership.
"I want to make sure that handoff is well executed because ultimately we're all on the same team", Obama said.
Masuma Ibrahimi , an Iranian who lives overseas , said in a tweet, "Democracy defeated on the day that Sanders defeated, not now". The spokesman of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran Behrouz Kamalvandi sounded an even more bullish tone.
For at least several hours, the social giant added a remembrance banner to users' profiles with a Facebook-blue flower. The thing is, I'm not dead, and neither are the many other people being served this message on Facebook.
The Congress has also deployed its workers to help people standing in lines outside banks by providing them tea and water. There were also reports of heated exchanges between hassled customers and overworked bank officials at several branches.
At 48 percent for Clinton and 49 percent for Trump, the two were almost tied with voters who more than $100,000. Both Clinton and Trump repeatedly said the other candidate was unfit to serve as president.
This happens because the moon's orbital path isn't a ideal circle around Earth - parts of it are closer to the planet than others. One part of the orbit known as the perigee, is about 30,000 miles closer to earth than the apogee, or the furthest part.
Anthony beat the buzzer at the end of the first half with a jump shot to finish with 20 points and give the Knicks a 56-53 lead. DeMar DeRozan had 34 points as the Raptors snapped the Hornets' four-game winning streak with a 113-111 win Friday night.
The President-elect has chosen climate change sceptic Myron Ebell to lead the Environmental Protection Agency's transition plans. Mr Trump has also threatened to pull out of the Paris Agreement, the largest global deal to combat climate change.
Saturday's protest comes after another night of protests in Chicago from people frustrated with election of Donald Trump. When asked why he was protesting, 20-year-old Alex Hariri said, "Trump does not support anyone in the community I know".
When and where one can see the Supermoon? Thus, the moon is closer to earth at perigee and more distant when at apogee. Watch for the full moon to rise in the eastern skies at about the same time the sun is setting out west.
On another video post, via Instagram this time, Miley Cyrus declares her acceptance of Donald Trump's victory and says, she is hopeful and inspired.
Ohio State vs. Maryland
The over is 11-5-1 in Terrapins last 17 home games and the under is 9-3 in Buckeyes last 12 conference games. Senior offensive lineman Mike Dunn didn't play against MI , but he's also listed as starting this week.
Amazon Ordered to Refund Kids' In-App Purchases
Following this the parents would be notified about their eligibility for a refund, and would be reimbursed. With the changing trends, the average age of the early adapters of smartphone technology too is changing.
Hollande opens Paris attacks commemorations
He was the older brother of Salah Abdeslam, the only survivor among the three attack teams and who is now jailed in France . Survivors and families of the victims will gather Sunday for anniversary commemorations at each of the attack sites.
Facebook apologises for telling people that they're dead
In a post on his Facebook profile Mr Zuckerberg said he hoped to announce measures to tackle fake stories "soon". However, Facebook , later recognising the bug fixed it and expressed its honest regret for the inconvenience.
Trump calls for solidarity in post-election speech
The transition of power from President Barack Obama to Donald Trump began Thursday as the two met at the White House . After the 2008 election, President Barack Obama and the first lady stood for photos with President George W.
Protesters march after Ohio police shooting mistrial
Police use of force expert Scot Haug testified Tensing's use of force was "unreasonable" in the "unjustified" shooting. The current jury was finalized on October 31 and consists of six white men, four white women and two black women.
Three More States Have Legalized Recreational Marijuana
The wins come as rigorous scientific evidence is mounting that marijuana or its components may have beneficial medical effects. California does not stand alone in passing the initiative legalizing recreational use of marijuana; Nevada and MA did as well.
1 person injured amid anti-Trump protests
Protesters initially gathered at city hall at 5 p.m.to express their disdain for the Republican president-elect. There are no reports of vandalism or fire-setting, which have marred previous demonstrations around the nation.
Tulane Falls to No. 6 North Carolina Tar Heels, 95-75
Those gambles did not work. "Those are the what-ifs of a football (game)", Cutcliffe said. "You gotta win second and third down". The build-up to North Carolina's nationally televised showdown against Duke had more to do with a symbol than the game itself.