Last week, Texas hired Baylor assistant Casey Horny to work as a special teams assistant under incoming coach Tom Herman. Horny is a Texas alum and spent three years as a graduate assistant in Austin, but he worked at Baylor for nine years before coming back to Texas. Horny was part of the group of Baylor coaches who… Read more...
The problem with the rich getting richer — and the poor getting poorer — might become even worse under Donald Trump.
Politico reports: Deep-pocketed donors face a decision on Wednesday night: whether to dine with the Vice President-elect at the National Portrait Gallery, or enjoy an “intimate policy discussion” with incoming Cabinet appointees at an exclusive dinner at the Library of Congress. Show More Summary
Millions of taxpayers will see a tax increase in 2017: they just won't realize it immediately. That's because the tax increase can't be found with a bump in income tax brackets or a rate increase but a change in the cap on wages subject to Social Security taxes.
New polls agree this week that the Donald Trump presidency may already be in big trouble, with an overwhelming majority of the American public holding a negative view of the reality-TV-star turned President-Elect, just days before Trump is set to be inaugurated at the 45th president of the United States. Show More Summary
Vice President-elect Mike Pence promised the incoming administration will be a friend to the nation's mayors.
Citing the urgency of the moment while calling for participation in Saturday’s nationwide Women’s March, the avant pop band CocoRosie has issued a new indictment of the incoming Trump administration, “Smoke ’Em Out,” as if to lob a musical Molotov in advance. According to a note by Bianca and Sierra...
The CNN/ORC poll shows 53 percent of Americans view Trump unfavorably, while only 44 percent have a favorable opinion of the incoming president. In the ABC News/Washington Post poll, Trump's favorable rating is just 40 percent, with 54 percent having an unfavorable opinion. Show More Summary
On Tuesday, United Airlines reported fourth-quarter 2016 profits of $397 million at $1.78 per share. According to AP, this beat Wall Street estimates of $1.65 per share. In addition, the airline generated $9.1 billion in total revenue...Show More Summary
Elaine Chao is certain to be confirmed as President-elect Donald Trump’s secretary of transportation, but that won’t be her only source of income when the new administration takes over. As Lee Fang reports Tuesday at The Intercept, Chao...Show More Summary
Fake News: Inaugural Edition Myth: All inaugurations are kumbaya moments. Incoming and Outgoing administrations hug it out and promise to get together real soon. “Then there was outgoing president Harry S. Truman’s procession to the Capitol with incoming president Dwight D. Show More Summary
A Donald Trump wax figure in Madrid has already immortalized the controversial president-elect, but like everywhere else the incoming head-of-state goes, he’s followed by a steady stream of protest — this time in the form of a topless feminist. Show More Summary
Vice President-elect Mike Pence pledged Tuesday that the incoming administration would work with Republican and Democratic mayors alike on priorities facing America’s cities, including passage of a “big” infrastructure bill. Appearing before a gathering of the U.S. Show More Summary
Georgia congressman John Lewis, who made headlines Friday for questioning the legitimacy of Donald Trump’s standing as incoming president, will be the subject of a just-announced new documentary scheduled to air on PBS in February. As part of the network’s programming for Black History Month, the...
With just three days left in office, the Obama administration has doubled an initial $500 million commitment to a fund that helps nations fight climate change. The incoming Trump administration … Click to Continue »
The European Union has informally contacted the incoming Trump administration to clarify "misunderstanding" about the Iran nuclear deal which he has threated to scrap, an EU diplomatic source said Tuesday. EU foreign affairs head Federica...Show More Summary
Government spending is so outpacing income that the nation's debt is set to balloon, Government Accountability Office warns
SkyBridge Capital, the investment firm founded by incoming White House adviser Anthony Scaramucci, agreed to sell a majority stake to HNA Capital U.S., which is controlled by Chinese billionaire Chen... To view the full story, click the title link.
New polling suggest Trump's popularity has slumped to the lowest for an incoming President in four decades.
Income inequality is growing.