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Monday, Jan 16, 2017 at 05:45 AM EST

Women Have Many Motivations for DC Inauguration Protest

Women Have Many Motivations for DC Inauguration Protest

When throngs of women from around the nation converge on Washington for a march on the day after Donald Trump's inauguration, they will arrive driven by a multitude of motivations.

Monday, Jan 16, 2017 at 01:56 AM EST

Trump Signals ‘Insurance for Everybody’

Trump Signals ‘Insurance for Everybody’

President-elect Donald Trump said he is working on a replacement for the Affordable Care Act that would seek to provide "insurance for everybody," The Washington Post reported Sunday night. Trump made the...

Sunday, Jan 15, 2017 at 11:35 PM EST

Trump Quickly Recalling Ambassadors Is ‘Risky Move’: Experts

Trump Quickly Recalling Ambassadors Is ‘Risky Move’: Experts

A plan by Donald Trump to toss out dozens of ambassadors on the day he takes office risks months of uncertainty in some of the most sensitive parts of the world, according to several experts, NBC News reported....

Monday, Jan 16, 2017 at 08:09 AM EST

Trump: Brexit a 'Great Thing,' EU to Continue to Break Apart

Trump: Brexit a 'Great Thing,' EU to Continue to Break Apart

Wading into foreign affairs days before his inauguration, President-elect Donald Trump said Britain's decision to leave the European Union would "end up being a great thing" and predicted the bloc would continue...

Sunday, Jan 15, 2017 at 07:19 PM EST

Obama Speaks on Israel, Trump in Last White House Interview

Obama Speaks on Israel, Trump in Last White House Interview

The increase of Israeli settlements has "gotten so substantial" that it is inhibiting the possibility for an "effective, contiguous Palestinian state," President Barack Obama said Sunday, in his final interview...

Monday, Jan 16, 2017 at 07:17 AM EST

Celebs, NYC Mayor to Join Pre-Inauguration Trump Protest

Celebs, NYC Mayor to Join Pre-Inauguration Trump Protest

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio, the Rev. Al Sharpton and celebrities including Mark Ruffalo, Michael Moore and Rosie Perez are planning to rally New Yorkers to stand up to President-elect Donald Trump on the...

Sunday, Jan 15, 2017 at 10:14 PM EST

Marchers Brave Cold, Rain for MLK March in DC

Marchers Brave Cold, Rain for MLK March in DC

Despite rain and cold weather, marchers filled several blocks in Washington on Saturday as they rallied in a Martin Luther King Jr. Day march that was at times also a rally against President-elect Donald Trump.

Friday, Jan 13, 2017 at 06:05 PM EST

Pence to Be Sworn in by Clarence Thomas

Pence to Be Sworn in by Clarence Thomas

Vice President-elect Mike Pence will be sworn in by conservative Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas during next Friday's inauguration. Thomas' role was included in the official program posted on the website...

Friday, Jan 13, 2017 at 05:08 PM EST

Steve Harvey Meets With Trump

Steve Harvey Meets With Trump

Steve Harvey was invited by the Obama and Trump transition teams to meet with President-Elect Donald Trump at Trump Tower earlier Friday.

Friday, Jan 13, 2017 at 06:50 PM EST

Washington's Bible, Lincoln's Hair: Inauguration Symbolism

Washington's Bible, Lincoln's Hair: Inauguration Symbolism

President Barack Obama used Abraham Lincoln’s and Martin Luther King Jr.’s Bibles at his swearing in ceremony in 2013, two presidents used a chair George Washington sat in at his inaugural and George W. Bush...

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