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Chelsea Manning decision: Obama under fire for cutting sentence
US President Barack Obama has come under fire from top Republicans for his decision to commute the sentence of Chelsea Manning, who leaked documents to Wikileaks in 2010. The 29-year-old transgender US Army private, born Bradley Manning, will be ...
Obama should give back his Nobel: Column
Veterans of Foreign Wars slams commutation for Manning
Chelsea Manning And The Brutality Of Transphobia In America
Obama Defends Chelsea Manning Decision, Pushes Back Against Trump in Final Press Conference
President Obama defended his decision to commute the sentence of Chelsea Manning as he bid farewell Wednesday to the White House press corps during the final press conference of his presidency. "Chelsea Manning has served a tough prison sentence," ...
Obama to Hold His Last News Conference as President
In final news conference, Obama defends a free press, his last acts in office
Key moments from Obama's final news conference
The Case for Donald Trump's Official White House Photographer
In the next 48 hours, as President Barack Obama prepares to leave the White House, his official photographer, Pete Souza, will document the last moments of his history-making presidency. The photographs Souza will take on Jan. 20 will join the more ...
EPA nominee Scott Pruitt won't say if he would recuse himself from his own lawsuits against the agency
Scott Pruitt, who repeatedly has sued the Environmental Protection Agency during his tenure as Oklahoma attorney general, declined to say Wednesday whether he would recuse himself from those ongoing cases if confirmed as the agency's new leader.
EPA nominee Scott Pruitt contradicts Trump claim that climate change is a hoax
Scott Pruitt, Trump's Pick to Head EPA, Questions Human Impact on Climate Change
Jimmy Kimmel: Trump's EPA pick 'a piece of s---'
US scientists officially declare 2016 the hottest year on record. That makes three in a row.
This story has been updated. In a powerful testament to the warming of the planet, two leading U.S. science agencies Wednesday jointly declared 2016 the hottest year on record, surpassing the previous record set just last year — which, itself, had ...
Climate change: Data shows 2016 likely to be warmest year yet
Earth sets hottest year record for third-straight time,
2016 Was The Hottest Year On Record
Trump's Commerce pick backs public spending on transportation
Amid concerns from rural Republicans on Wednesday, President-elect Donald Trump · Donald TrumpChristie blames wife for no Trump role Trump's UN pick threads needle on Russia, NATO Senate panel approves Mattis for Defense secretary MORE's ...
Commerce nominee Ross says top priority is renegotiating NAFTA
Ross: NAFTA is job one
Wilbur Ross: Donald Trump's Lofty Economic Targets 'Certainly' Feasible
The Daily 202: Lamar Alexander is dragging Betsy DeVos across the finish line to become secretary of education
THE BIG IDEA: No senator has done more to shield a Donald Trump cabinet pick from scrutiny and tough questions than Lamar Alexander has for Betsy DeVos. After postponing the secretary of education nominee's hearing for a week, the chairman of the ...
Betsy DeVos's Education Hearing Erupts Into Partisan Debate
Betsy DeVos Tried to Sound Like a Moderate on Education—and Showed That She's Either Underprepared or a Zealot
Why Would Anyone Listen To Betsy DeVos On The Subject Of Education? It Can't Be Results.
George HW Bush, Barbara Bush both hospitalized, spokesman says
(CNN) Former President George H.W. Bush and his wife, former First Lady Barbara Bush, have both been hospitalized, his spokesman said Wednesday. Former President George H.W. Bush. Photos: Former President George H.W. Bush. Bush sits with ...
Former president George HW Bush hospitalized in Houston; Barbara Bush also under care
George HW Bush and Wife Barbara Hospitalized as 'Precaution' for Separate Health Issues
Former President George H.W. Bush, wife Barbara hospitalized
Trump's UN pick threads needle on Russia, NATO
Nikki Haley, President-elect Donald Trump · Donald TrumpObama: 'Return to adversarial spirit' made Russia-U.S. relationship difficult Democrat explains why she's going to Trump's inauguration Christie: Wife partly to blame for lack of role in Trump ...
Nikki Haley departs sharply from Trump on a range of foreign policy issues, including Russia
Nikki Haley slams UN 'bias' against Israel in her Senate hearing
Chairman: Expect Gov. Nikki Haley to be 'confirmed overwhelmingly' to UN post
A guide to inauguration week parties, exhibitions, concerts and more
Inaugural weekends in Washington are rarely as reserved, or as compact, as the one ahead for Donald Trump. The Republican president-elect, who will be sworn in on the steps of the U.S. Capitol on Friday, will visit fewer balls, walk fewer steps on a ...
Democrat explains why she's going to Trump's inauguration
Scum of the earth lowlife packs a bag for Trump's inauguration
Your Guide to Who's Performing at Trump's Inauguration