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Thursday, Jan 19, 2017 at 01:54 PM EST

Trump Taps Owner of NY Jets for UK Ambassador: Official

Trump Taps Owner of NY Jets for UK Ambassador: Official

Billionaire New York Jets owner Woody Johnson will become the next ambassador to Britain, an official on President-elect Donald Trump's transition team confirmed to NBC News Thursday. Trump hinted at the...

Thursday, Jan 19, 2017 at 01:26 PM EST

Trump Arrives in DC Ahead of Inauguration

Trump Arrives in DC Ahead of Inauguration

President-elect Donald Trump arrived in Washington Thusday, one day ahead of his inauguration. News4's Justin Finch reports.

Thursday, Jan 19, 2017 at 01:21 PM EST

Howard University Professor Speaks on What to Expect from Trump's Inauguration

Howard University Professor Speaks on What to Expect from Trump's Inauguration

Michael Fauntroy, an associate professor of political science, joins News4 for analysis of Inauguration Day and Trump's first 100 days.

Thursday, Jan 19, 2017 at 12:43 PM EST

GOP Elects Ronna McDaniel to Lead RNC

GOP Elects Ronna McDaniel to Lead RNC

The Republican National Committee on Thursday unanimously elected Ronna Romney McDaniel to serve as its chairman, tapping a woman to lead the national GOP. The hand-picked choice of President-elect Donald...

Thursday, Jan 19, 2017 at 11:15 PM EST

Trump at Inaugural Concert: 'I Will Work So Hard'

Trump at Inaugural Concert: 'I Will Work So Hard'

With fireworks heralding his big moment, Donald Trump swept into Washington Thursday on the eve of his presidential inauguration and pledged to unify a nation sorely divided and clamoring for change. The capital...

Thursday, Jan 19, 2017 at 11:24 AM EST

McAuliffe, Northam to Attend Women's March

McAuliffe, Northam to Attend Women's March

Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe says he will march with a leading abortion-rights advocate at a rally the day after President-elect Donald Trump's inauguration.

Thursday, Jan 19, 2017 at 09:16 PM EST

Trump's Inauguration Events Begin: See Schedule Here

Trump's Inauguration Events Begin: See Schedule Here

Inauguration isn't until Friday, but three days of events kicked off Thursday, with concerts around the National Mall and a wreath-laying at Arlington Cemetery.

Thursday, Jan 19, 2017 at 10:11 AM EST

Lawmaker Fires Aide Behind Fake News Site

Lawmaker Fires Aide Behind Fake News Site

A Maryland lawmaker has fired a legislative aide who was behind a fake news site that accused Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton of election-rigging.

Thursday, Jan 19, 2017 at 05:04 AM EST

'Pussyhat Project' Founders Talk Pink Hats to Protest Trump

'Pussyhat Project' Founders Talk Pink Hats to Protest Trump

Activists from Southern California founded what they call the Pussyhat Project – a symbolic rebuke of the infamous remarks made by President-elect Donald Trump. They plan to take their knitted hats on a march in...

Thursday, Jan 19, 2017 at 11:31 AM EST

Michelle Obama Says Goodbye to 'People's House' in Video

Michelle Obama Says Goodbye to 'People's House' in Video

The boxes are taped, the moving vans are filling up and the staffers have said their goodbyes. On Friday, the first family will move out of the house they’ve called home since 2009. But before they turn over the...

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