At a visit at the Central Intelligence Agency on Saturday, President Donald Trump took a shot at Democrats for playing politics with the confirmation of Kansas Rep. Mike Pompeo, his pick to head the agency.
Young immigrants currently protected from deportation will be quickly removed from the country by President Donald Trump’s plan to boost deportations even if the new president doesn’t target them directly, according to former senior immigration officials in the Obama administration who worries the special protections established by President Barack Obama can be legally ignored.
The Women’s March on Washington brought as many as a half-million people to march for women’s rights and civil rights. Similar marches unfolded across the United States and around the globe, a sign of repudiation of President Donald Trump.
President Donald Trump moved to repair his tumultuous relationship with America's spy agencies on his first full day in office, but his bridge-building visit to CIA headquarters Saturday quickly morphed into a platform for the new commander in chief to complain about media coverage of his inauguration, misstating the size of his crowd.
Barack Obama stepped behind the White House podium for the last time Wednesday, fielding questions from the crush of journalists crammed in for the occasion and offering assurances to Americans watching on TV.
Former President George H.W. Bush was admitted Wednesday to the intensive care unit of a Houston hospital with pneumonia, and his wife, Barbara, was hospitalized as a precaution after suffering fatigue and coughing, a spokesman said.
After weeks of speculation, former Georiga Governor Sonny Perdue was nominated to serve as secretary of agriculture in the new administration of President-elect Donald Trump, according to an official knowledgeable of the appointment but not authorized to speak publicly.
Newly elected Sen. Kamala Harris of California had a prominent speaking role at the Women’s March on Washington, as a massive crowd of women from California and across the country gathered in the nation’s capital the day after the inauguration of Donald Trump as president.
Dan McQueen promised to fix the city of Corpus Christi, Texas. But facing a series of pointed questions about his personal and professional background, the newly-elected mayor announced his resignation via social media just 37 days into his term.
Charlie Brotman, who served as the president's announcer at the inaugural parade from Eisenhower in 1957 to Obama in 2013, reflects on the last 15 inaugural parades and his role in welcoming the new presidents to The White House.
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