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Wednesday, Dec 7, 2016 at 06:34 AM EST

Fact-Checking Trump's Air Force One Cost Claim

Fact-Checking Trump's Air Force One Cost Claim

President-elect Donald Trump suggested Tuesday that he would cancel Boeing's contract to build a new presidential aircraft to replace the aging Reagan-era model that currently shuttles the president around...

Tuesday, Dec 6, 2016 at 06:29 PM EST

DC Mayor Says She Discussed Metro, Statehood With Trump

DC Mayor Says She Discussed Metro, Statehood With Trump

D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser says she had "a wide-ranging discussion'' with President-elect Donald Trump in New York on Tuesday and emphasized to him that the city does not get special treatment from the federal...

Tuesday, Dec 6, 2016 at 06:13 PM EST

Terrorists Today Pose No 'Existential Threat': Obama

Terrorists Today Pose No 'Existential Threat': Obama

President Barack Obama says the fight he's led against the Islamic State group has been relentless, sustainable and multilateral. He says it demonstrates a shift in how the U.S. takes on terrorists around the...

Tuesday, Dec 6, 2016 at 08:58 PM EST

DC Council Initially Passes 8 Weeks Paid Family Leave

DC Council Initially Passes 8 Weeks Paid Family Leave

District of Columbia lawmakers will be voting on whether to force private employers to provide the nation's most generous paid family leave benefits.

Wednesday, Dec 7, 2016 at 11:52 AM EST

Donald Trump's Transition to the Presidency

Donald Trump's Transition to the Presidency

Take a look at the latest news on Donald Trump's transition effort.

Tuesday, Dec 6, 2016 at 01:08 PM EST

Bowser Meets With Trump in NYC

Bowser Meets With Trump in NYC

D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser will met with President-elect Donald Trump in New York City on Tuesday. News4's Mark Segraves reports.

Tuesday, Dec 6, 2016 at 09:15 PM EST

$130,000 Reward Offered in Case of Slain DNC Staffer

$130,000 Reward Offered in Case of Slain DNC Staffer

A Republican lobbyist is increasing the reward he is offering for information on the murder of DNC staffer Seth Rich.

Tuesday, Dec 6, 2016 at 07:47 AM EST

Biden in 2020? He's Not Ruling it Out, He Says With a Smile

Biden in 2020? He's Not Ruling it Out, He Says With a Smile

It's more than a month before Donald Trump even enters the White House, but Joe Biden says he's running for president in 2020. Maybe. "I'm going to run in 2020. For president. So, uh, what the hell, man," the...

Tuesday, Dec 6, 2016 at 11:55 PM EST

Texas Elector Won't Cast Ballot for Trump

Texas Elector Won't Cast Ballot for Trump

A Republican member of the Electoral College from Texas says he won't cast one of his state's 38 electoral votes for Donald Trump. Dallas paramedic Chris Suprun previously said he would support Trump. But he...

Tuesday, Dec 6, 2016 at 06:34 AM EST

Biden Emotional at Cancer Funding Bill Partly Named for Son

Biden Emotional at Cancer Funding Bill Partly Named for Son

A bipartisan bill to speed government drug approvals and bolster biomedical research cleared its last procedural hurdle in the Senate on Monday in an emotional moment for outgoing Vice President Joe Biden. The...

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