Mon, 05 Dec 2016 18:34:56 GMTPresident-elect Donald Trump met on Monday with Al Gore -- one of the most vocal advocates of fighting climate change.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 19:49:30 GMTDr. Ben Carson will be nominated as the next secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development, the Trump transition team announced Monday.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 19:43:47 GMTMichigan will become the second state to conduct a recount of ballot casts during the 2016 presidential election.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 19:00:52 GMTUS officials have talked at least twice with Beijing amid concern that President-elect Donald Trump was endangering ties between the two countries after his conversation with Taiwan's leader last week, the White House said on Monday.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 19:01:20 GMTCelebrations, tears of joy, chanting and drumming rang out among thousands of protesters at the Standing Rock site after the Army Corp of Engineers announced it will look for an alternate route for the Dakota Access Pipeline to cross under Lake Oahe in North Dakota.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 16:27:22 GMTDonald Trump vowed on election night to "bind the wounds of division" but so far he's not doing much to become a president for all Americans.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 20:10:45 GMTThe Supreme Court on Monday tackled two racial gerrymander cases in a fresh attempt to determine how race can be taken into consideration when states draw district lines.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 20:22:17 GMTA federal appeals court ordered Monday that a lawsuit filed against the Affordable Care Act by lawyers for the House of Representatives be put on temporary hold until after the inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 16:02:31 GMTFormer American prisoner of war Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl is asking President Barack Obama to grant him a pardon for charges he faces after leaving his post in Afghanistan in 2009, according to White House and Justice Department officials.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 08:09:07 GMTSecretary of Defense Ash Carter arrived in Japan Monday, a visit that comes amid fears that President-elect Donald Trump might pivot away from the decades-long US-Japan security alliance and heightened concern over the North Korean threat.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 20:13:09 GMTNorth Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory, a Republican, has conceded the state's governor's race to Roy Cooper, a Democrat.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 19:48:18 GMTA suspect from Salisbury, North Carolina carrying an assault rifle is in custody after he allegedly walked inside a popular pizzeria in Washington DC Sunday afternoon, Metropolitan Police spokeswoman Aquita Brown told CNN.
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Mon, 05 Dec 2016 18:49:53 GMTStephen Moore, an economic adviser to Donald Trump, defended the President-elect's recent call with the president of Taiwan, saying in a local radio interview that he didn't care if it upset China.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 04:15:12 GMTPresident-elect Donald Trump has taken a fresh swipe at China just two days after a controversial phone call with Taiwan's president that upended decades of diplomatic protocol.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 16:53:25 GMTThe son of incoming national security adviser Michael Flynn, who Sunday night peddled a false conspiracy theory about a DC pizzeria, has an official government transition email address.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 11:51:51 GMTWhat do Hollywood and Washington have in common? Academy Award-winning director Davis Guggenheim, who has spent a great deal of time in both towns, says a lot.
Sat, 03 Dec 2016 22:35:03 GMTTake a look at the week in politics from November 27 through December 3.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 02:20:00 GMTDonald Trump is now considering more than four people for secretary of state, senior adviser Kellyanne Conway said Sunday.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 17:03:19 GMTPaul Ryan and President-elect Donald Trump, at odds for much of the 2016 campaign, now speak "about every day," the House speaker said in a wide-ranging interview aired Sunday.
Sat, 03 Dec 2016 01:14:32 GMTPresident-elect Donald Trump's pick for secretary of education, Betsy DeVos and her husband are major political power brokers in their home state of Michigan.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 15:03:25 GMTDonald Trump's campaign manager Kellyanne Conway said she believes the race would have been tougher for the President-elect had Hillary Clinton chosen Bernie Sanders as her running mate.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 20:31:55 GMTHillary Clinton campaign manager Robby Mook acknowledged the former secretary of state calling half of Donald Trump's supporters "deplorables" alienated voters, saying that's why the Democratic presidential nominee publicly expressed regret over the remarks so quickly thereafter.
Sat, 03 Dec 2016 14:37:12 GMTThe next possible US secretary of defense went by the military call sign "Chaos."
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 14:28:27 GMTHillary Clinton's campaign manager Robby Mook disputed a report that said President Barack Obama had to encourage the former secretary of state to concede to Donald Trump on Election Night, saying she had already made up her mind before talking to the President.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 18:19:14 GMTThe son of Donald Trump's incoming national security adviser continued to push a fictitious online conspiracy theory about a Washington, DC, pizza restaurant on Sunday as police arrested an armed man who said he had come to investigate.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 18:30:11 GMTIvanka Trump and her husband, Jared Kushner, are house hunting in Washington as they look to move from New York City to D.C., CNN has learned.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 15:20:21 GMTRepublican congressman Darrell Issa debated CNN's Chris Cuomo on "New Day" Monday about Donald Trump's claim that millions of people voted illegally in the presidential election.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 16:41:49 GMTBen Carson, the soft-spoken, Yale-educated brain surgeon who has surged in the GOP presidential race, has written and spoken powerfully of divine intervention at several pivotal moments in his life.