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Thursday, Dec 1, 2016 at 05:46 AM EST

DC Mayor to Announce New HIV Treatment Effort

DC Mayor to Announce New HIV Treatment Effort

District of Columbia Mayor Muriel Bowser is set to announce a new effort to fight HIV and AIDS.

Thursday, Dec 1, 2016 at 06:51 AM EST

Sarah Palin Interested in Trump Administration Job: Sources

Sarah Palin Interested in Trump Administration Job: Sources

Sarah Palin has been in touch with Trump transition officials about a role with the incoming administration, according to sources close to the former Alaska governor. While there is no confirmation what specific...

Wednesday, Nov 30, 2016 at 02:08 PM EST

Stein Makes Michigan 3rd State for Recount

Stein Makes Michigan 3rd State for Recount

Green Party presidential nominee Jill Stein on Wednesday requested a full hand recount of Michigan's presidential vote, making it the third state where she's asked for another look at a race narrowly won by...

Thursday, Dec 1, 2016 at 07:32 AM EST

Trump Pledges to Leave Business Amid Calls for Probe

Trump Pledges to Leave Business Amid Calls for Probe

Donald Trump said Wednesday he's leaving his "great business" to his children so he can focus on being the nation's 45th president. Trump tweeted early Wednesday that legal documents are being crafted to "take...

Tuesday, Nov 29, 2016 at 08:11 PM EST

Kellogg Pulls Ads From Breitbart; Other Companies Follow

Kellogg Pulls Ads From Breitbart; Other Companies Follow

Kellogg has announced that it will no longer advertise on Breitbart.com, the website formerly run by one of President-elect Donald Trump's top aides, Steve Bannon. The food manufacturer decided to discontinue...

Tuesday, Nov 29, 2016 at 10:08 PM EST

Analysis: Why Trump's Reliance on Debunked Theories Raises Concern

Analysis: Why Trump's Reliance on Debunked Theories Raises Concern

During his run for the White House, Donald Trump stirred up controversy with frequent, unsubstantiated attacks on everyone from his political rivals to foreign governments to news media outlets. Now, as NBC News...

Tuesday, Nov 29, 2016 at 07:27 PM EST

Flag Burning: DC Residents Say They Don't Like It, But Know It's Protected Speech

Flag Burning: DC Residents Say They Don't Like It, But Know It's Protected Speech

After Donald Trump made flag burning the topic of conversation again today when he shared his opinions via tweet, News4's Tom Sherwood wanted to find out what people in the District think. And he found flag...

Wednesday, Nov 30, 2016 at 10:20 AM EST

Trump Picks Mnuchin, Ross for Treasury, Commerce

Trump Picks Mnuchin, Ross for Treasury, Commerce

President-elect Donald Trump is tapping conservatives with deep ties to Washington and Wall Street to fill out key Cabinet roles as he continues to deliberate over his secretary of state. Trump announced...

Tuesday, Nov 29, 2016 at 07:06 PM EST

DC Mayor Wants to Turn Away Homeless From Other States

DC Mayor Wants to Turn Away Homeless From Other States

District of Columbia Mayor Muriel Bowser wants to make it easier to deny shelter to homeless people who don't live in the District.

Tuesday, Nov 29, 2016 at 01:14 PM EST

For-Profit Colleges Expect Fortunes to Improve Under Trump

For-Profit Colleges Expect Fortunes to Improve Under Trump

After nearing collapse under the Obama administration, the for-profit college industry is celebrating Donald Trump's election as a chance for a rebound. As stock prices for some of the nation's largest college...

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