Suspected Orlando Cop Killer Markeith Loyd in Custody
Markeith Loyd's name was added to U.S. Marshals' 15 Most Wanted Fugitives list earlier Tuesday in the death of Orlando police Sgt. Debra Clayton.
Betsy DeVos Won't Rule Out Defunding Public Schools
In a testy confirmation hearing, Betsy DeVos left open the possibility that she would privatize or strip funding from public schools as education secretary.
Trump Accuser Files Defamation Suit Against President-Elect
A woman who previously accused Donald Trump of sexual misconduct has filed a defamation lawsuit against the president-elect.
Big Names Get a Measure of Mercy From President Obama
James Cartwright, who faced a prison sentence for telling a reporter about the secret Stuxnet program, is among those who got a presidential pardon.
Trump Enters Office With Historically Low Rating
Trump starts with the lowest-ever ratings for an incoming president, but also with some signs of increasing optimism for the country.
Obama Commutes Chelsea Manning's Sentence
Manning, the transgender former Army intelligence officer, was sentenced to 35 years in a male military prison for giving classified information to Wikileaks. While in prison, Manning attempted suicide multiple times, prompting supporters and activists to plead with the president for her pardon. Man...
9 Things Trump Has Said That Might Make Putin Smile
A selection of quotes from the president-elect.
Why Are So Many Companies Suddenly Making Job Announcements?
Companies eager to avoid becoming the target of a Trump Twitter attack by are preemptively — or retroactively — announcing U.S. job creation plans.
18M Will Lose Health Insurance With ACA Repeal: Report
About 18 million people would lose or drop their health insurance in the first year after Obamacare is repealed, the Congressional Budget Office says.
Dear Mr. President: Letters From the American People
From immigration to women's rights, Dear Mr. President gives Americans a chance to tell President Trump about themselves and their expectations.
Betsy DeVos, Trump's education pick, lauded as bold reformer, called unfit for job - Washington Post
Washington PostBetsy DeVos, Trump's education pick, lauded as bold reformer, called unfit for jobWashington PostThe Senate education committee was deeply divided over President-elect Donald Trump's pick for education secretary at her confirmation hearing Tuesday evening, with Democrats attacking Bet...
Chelsea Manning to Be Released Early as Obama Commutes Sentence - New York Times
New York TimesChelsea Manning to Be Released Early as Obama Commutes SentenceNew York TimesChelsea Manning's 35-year sentence was by far the longest punishment ever imposed in the United States for a leak conviction. Credit United States Army. WASHINGTON — President Obama on Tuesday commuted all but...
Man wanted in shooting death of Orlando police officer in custody - Fox News
Fox NewsMan wanted in shooting death of Orlando police officer in custodyFox NewsThe man accused of killing an Orlando police officer and his pregnant ex-girlfriend was caught Tuesday, the Orlando Police Department announced. Authorities have been searching for Markeith Loyd since Orlando Police Lt....
Inauguration 2017: Journalists Won't Celebrate the Arrival of President Trump - NewsBusters (blog)
NewsBusters (blog)Inauguration 2017: Journalists Won't Celebrate the Arrival of President TrumpNewsBusters (blog)Millions of Americans will celebrate Donald Trump's inauguration on Friday, but the vast majority of journalists probably won't be among them — and it's not their scrupulous “objectivity,...
Defiant EU nations ready themselves for Trump presidency - Washington Post
Washington PostDefiant EU nations ready themselves for Trump presidencyWashington PostBRUSSELS — European Union nations bracing for the looming Donald Trump presidency showed defiance Monday in the face of the president-elect's stinging comments on everything from NATO and German cars to the crumbli...
Senate Intel chiefs promise investigation of Trump-Russia ties as House Democrats accuse FBI director of stonewalling - Washington Post
Washington PostSenate Intel chiefs promise investigation of Trump-Russia ties as House Democrats accuse FBI director of stonewallingWashington PostSenate Intelligence Committee leaders announced late Friday that they would look into allegations of links between Russia and the 2016 political campaign...
Trump said he'd do a lot — fast. Expectations, meet reality. - Washington Post
Washington PostTrump said he'd do a lot — fast. Expectations, meet reality.Washington PostRunning for president, Donald Trump promised an immediate revolution — to quickly rebuild America's cities, overhaul the tax code and deport millions of illegal immigrants. Just this week, Trump vowed to get st...
10 times Donald Trump's Cabinet picks directly disputed him - Washington Post
Washington Post10 times Donald Trump's Cabinet picks directly disputed himWashington PostThree days of hearings, seven Cabinet nominees, countless contradictions of their boss-to-be's campaign trail promises. No two people are going to agree on everything, of course. But there was a noticeable trend...
Trump's Cabinet nominees keep contradicting him - Washington Post
Washington PostTrump's Cabinet nominees keep contradicting himWashington PostDonald Trump's Cabinet nominees, in their first round of confirmation hearings on Capitol Hill, have one after another contradicted the president-elect on key issues, promising to trim back or disregard some of the signatur...
Donald Trump holds first post-election press conference - live updates - CBS News
CBS NewsDonald Trump holds first post-election press conference - live updatesCBS NewsLast Updated Jan 11, 2017 4:50 PM EST. President-elect Donald Trump held a free-wheeling, hour-long press conference at Trump Tower Wednesday morning -- the first formal news conference he's held since winning the ...