Latest News Obama in Final Presser: America Will Be 'OK' 2017-01-18T21:09:00.000000Z This will be Obama's 165th official White House press conference, according to the American Presidency Project. Nikki Haley Breaks From Trump, Criticizes Russia 2017-01-18T20:43:00.000000Z "Russia is trying to show its muscle," Nikki Haley said during her confirmation hearing on Wednesday. "We cannot trust them." For Third Year in a Row, Earth Sets Heat Record 2017-01-18T20:28:23.000000Z Last year was the hottest year ever recorded, marking the third year in a row that average global temperatures hit record-setting levels, NASA and NOAA said Wednesday. Fact Checking Trump's Job Creation Claims 2017-01-18T20:12:00.000000Z Is the president-elect, still days away from his swearing-in ceremony, actually behind what might appear to be a jobs bonanza? George H.W. Bush in ICU, Wife Barbara Hospitalized as a 'Precaution' 2017-01-18T19:29:00.000000Z George H.W. Bush and his wife Barbara were hospitalized Wednesday after the former president underwent a procedure to address a respiratory problem. The former first lady was admitted for a separate health issue, the couple's spokesman said Wednesday. Anonymous to Trump: You Will 'Regret' the Next 4 Years 2017-01-18T17:11:00.000000Z Hacking collective tells Trump to watch his back. Assange Has Vowed to Go to U.S. — but Rape Case Still Looms 2017-01-18T15:24:57.000000Z Julian Assange said he'd "agree to U.S. extradition" if Obama granted clemency to Chelsea Manning but there was no word on facing rape investigators. Trump's Pick to Head EPA Questions Human Impact on Climate Change 2017-01-18T15:16:00.000000Z Scott Pruitt, Donald Trump's choice to head the Environmental Protection Agency, is expected to face tough questions about his views on climate change and ties to the fossil fuel industry during his confirmation hearing Wednesday. DeVos Cites Grizzly Bears During Guns-in-Schools Debate 2017-01-18T15:12:08.000000Z Betsy DeVos, Donald Trump's nominee for Education Secretary, said guns might have a place in schools because of the threat from "potential grizzlies." Virginia Set to Execute Man Who Killed Couple, Girls 2017-01-18T14:31:00.000000Z The governor declined to grant clemency, but an appeal is pending with the U.S. Supreme Court.