Trump Nominates Ben Carson as HUD SecretaryPresident-elect Donald Trump announced Monday morning that he nominated retired neurosurgeon Dr. Ben Carson as his housing and urban development secretary.
Trump The Campaign Trail Showman Returns on 'Thank you' TourThe pugnacious, brawling Donald Trump voters got to know during the presidential campaign is back.
Rep Xavier Becerra Nominated for California Attorney GeneralCalifornia Gov. Jerry Brown on Thursday named U.S. Rep. Xavier Becerra as state attorney general, succeeding newly elected U.S. Sen. Kamala Harris and ending speculation about whether he would appoint a caretaker or an ambitious Democrat for the second-highest statewide office.
Wisconsin Election Recount Begins; Michigan's is ChallengedThe tedious task of recounting Wisconsin's nearly 3 million votes for president began Thursday with scores of hastily hired temporary workers flipping through stacks of ballots as observers watched their every move.
Fallin Among a Dozen Added to Trump's Transition TeamOklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin is among a dozen people who have been added to President-elect Donald Trump's presidential transition team.
Carrier Says it Has Deal with Trump to Keep Jobs in IndianaAir conditioning company Carrier Corp. said Tuesday that it had reached a deal with President-elect Donald Trump to keep nearly 1,000 jobs in Indiana. Trump and...
The Latest: May Says UK, US National Security Aides to MeetThe British prime minister's office says Theresa May and President-elect Donald Trump have agreed that their national security advisers should meet before the end of the year.
Trump Charges, Without Evidence, Millions Voted IllegallyPresident-elect Donald Trump is claiming, without evidence, that millions of people voted illegally in the election he won...
Trump Still Facing Concerns About White SupremacistsDonald Trump's disavowal this past week of white supremacists who have cheered his election as president hasn't quieted concerns about the movement's impact on his White House or whether more acts of hate will be carried out in his name.
Many Thanksgiving Travelers Hoping to Leave Politics BehindWhen Mary Mitchell gathers with family for Thanksgiving, she plans to enjoy cooking with her sister, a satisfying meal and maybe a game of charades afterward. One thing that's not on the list: politics.
Trump's Pick for Justice Dept Could Influence ImmigrationAs a senator, Jeff Sessions became Congress' leading advocate not only for a cracking down on illegal immigration, but also for slowing all immigration, increasing mass deportations and scrutinizing more strictly those entering the U.S. As attorney general, he'd be well positioned to turn those ideas into reality.
The Latest: Trump Meeting The New York Times After AllThe Latest on Donald Trump's transition to the presidency.