With the inauguration of Donald J. Trump as the 45th president of the United States, a dramatic new era now starts for both America and the world. For those whose have reacted to Mr. Trump’s election with sustained hysteria, his arrival in the White House means that civilization, if not humanity itself, is about to come to an end. Show More Summary
Since the President commuted the sentence of Chelsea Manning, conservatives have been speculating as to whether Obama was going to take twist the knife one more time and pardon Hillary
President Obama leaves a final note to his fellow Americans.
President Barack Obama should really focus on packing his bags and exiting the White House instead of North Korea’s human rights issues, said North Korean news outlet Korean Central News
A Bollywood star, a grizzled military vet and a bagpiper from New Jersey joined thousands of Trump followers at one of America's iconic shrines to democracy The post Donald Trump’s pre-inaugural bash at the feet of Abraham Lincoln appeared first on Macleans.ca.
On the eve of Donald Trump’s inauguration, a group of international election experts who observed the Nov. 8 election have suggested overhauling the United States’ “particularly unique” Electoral College system, … Click to Continue ...
Timeline of Friday's events as Donald Trump is inaugurated president of the United States (all times EST): BEFORE THE CEREMONY — 8:30 a.m.: Donald and Melania Trump attend service at … Click to Continue »
Sen. John Cornyn, the #2 Republican leader in the Senate, took some questions today about the GOP replacement for Obamacare. TPM's Lauren Fox reports: When Cornyn was asked if he was concerned about people who've benefited from Medicaid expansion losing coverage, he said it was a shared concern. Show More Summary
Surprise, surprise, surprise!
Timeline of Friday's events as Donald Trump is inaugurated president of the United States (all times EST): Obamas host a coffee and tea reception for the Trumps. Trumps, Obamas leave White House for U.S. Capitol Sen. Roy Blunt, Inaugural...Show More Summary
Trump said, "I don’t know if it's ever been done before, but if it has, very seldom"
The spin — “Surprisingly, Trump inauguration shapes up to be a relatively low-key affair“: President Obama’s first inaugural festivities stretched over five days. Donald Trump is spending barely three on his. Bill Clinton hit 14 official balls on the day he was sworn in. Trump plans appearances at three. And while other presidents have staged […]
Trump nominated the former Georgia governor to head the agriculture department. … Click to Continue »
Sitting on a dusty curb in this Mexican city just steps from the U.S. border, Eliannes Matos Salazar thinks back to when President Barack Obama visited Cuba 10 months ago. … Click to Continue »
Timed to Trump? Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman, Mexico’s most notorious cartel kingpin who twice made brazen prison escapes and spent years on the run as the country’s most wanted man, was extradited to the United States on Thursday to face drug trafficking and other charges. Mexico’s Foreign Relations Department announced Guzman was handed over to [...]