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Environmental Protection Agency Administrator-designate, Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017, at his confirmation hearing before the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
In break with Trump, EPA pick says climate change isn't hoaxDonald Trump's choice to head the Environmental Protection Agency said Wednesday that climate change is real, breaking with both the president-elect and his own past statements
The Associated Press35 minutes ago
FILE - In this Thursday, Feb. 25, 2016 file photo, former President George H. W. Bush, right, and his wife, Barbara, are greeted before a Republican presidential primary debate at The University of Houston in Houston. On Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017, the former president was admitted to an intensive care unit, and Barbara was hospitalized as a precaution, according to his spokesman. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
The Latest: George W. Bush to be in DC despite dad's healthFormer President George W. Bush still plans to attend President-elect Donald Trump's inauguration this week even though his father and mother are hospitalized in Houston
The Associated Press46 minutes ago
President Barack Obama walks away from the podium at the conclusion of his final presidential news conference, Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017, in the briefing room of the white House in Washington. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
Obama's parting message: We're going to be OKIn the final minutes of his final presidential news conference, Barack Obama had a word of reassurance for all: We're going to be OK. He insisted he's not just tossing out reassuring platitudes about the nation's future
The Associated Press48 minutes ago
FILE - In this May 16, 2012, file photo, the Facebook logo is displayed on an iPad in Philadelphia. Facebook was the top non-television source for election news cited by supporters of both candidates, according to a survey by the Pew Research Center. The social media site's import as a driver of political news has been underscored by the lingering controversy of people using it to spread false news stories. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File)
Study illustrates Facebook's growth as campaign news sourceFacebook is named as one of top three sources of campaign news by both Trump, Clinton voters
The Associated Press50 minutes ago
FILE - In this Thursday, Feb. 25, 2016 file photo, former President George H. W. Bush, right, and his wife, Barbara, are greeted before a Republican presidential primary debate at The University of Houston in Houston. On Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017, the former president was admitted to an intensive care unit, and Barbara was hospitalized as a precaution, according to his spokesman. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Former President George H.W. Bush and wife hospitalizedA spokesman for George H.W. Bush says the 92-year-old former president has been admitted to an intensive care unit and that his wife, Barbara, is also hospitalized
The Associated Press58 minutes ago
FILE - In this Aug. 7, 2014 file photo, the Washington Redskins logo is seen on the field before an NFL football preseason game against the New England Patriots in Landover, Md. The Supreme Court is expressing doubts about a law that bars the government from registering trademarks that are deemed offensive.  (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File)
Justices raise doubts over law barring offensive trademarksThe Supreme Court is raising doubts about a law that bars the government from registering trademarks that are deemed offensive
The Associated Press1 hour ago
FILE - In this Nov. 20, 2016 file photo, President-elect Donald Trump, left, waves to the media as New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie arrives at the Trump National Golf Club Bedminster clubhouse,  in Bedminster, N.J. Christie turned down several jobs in the Trump administration because his wife refused to move to Washington, the governor said Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017.  (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File)
Christie: Wife refused to move to Washington for Trump postNew Jersey Gov. Chris Christie says he has turned down several jobs in the Trump administration because his wife refuses to move to Washington
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Arkansas governor vows to seek deeper tax cuts in 2 yearsArkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson seems to be winning over skeptical fellow Republicans with his vow to seek deeper tax cuts in two years if they back his more modest plan to reduce rates for low-income residents
The Associated Press1 hour ago
UN Ambassador-designate, South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley, accompanied by her husband Michael, left, prepares to testify on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017, at her confirmation hearing before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
Haley supports moving US embassy in Israel to JerusalemNikki Haley, picked to be Donald Trump's U.N. ambassador, supports moving the U.S. embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem
The Associated Press1 hour ago
FILE - In this Sept. 21, 2016 file photo, Rep. Mick Mulvaney, R-S.C. speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington. Mulvaney, President-elect Donald Trump’s choice to run the White House budget office, failed to pay more than $15,000 in payroll taxes for a household worker more than a decade ago, prompting the Senate’s top Democrat to issue a statement saying the lapse should disqualify his nomination.  (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File)
The Latest: Alabama Dem asks Trump, Lewis to end feudRep. Terri Sewell, an African-American Democrat who represents Selma, Alabama, has issued a public invitation to President-elect Donald Trump and Georgia Rep. John Lewis to end their feud
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Graphic profiles Donald Trump’s pick for commerce secretary; 2c x 2 inches; 96.3 mm x 50 mm;
Commerce pick say NAFTA will be early target for team TrumpPresident-elect Donald Trump's pick for commerce secretary says renegotiating NAFTA will be an early priority for a new Trump administration
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Health and Human Services Secretary-designate, Rep. Tom Price, R-Ga. testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017, at his confirmation hearing before the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
Price tries to reassure on health care; Dems not buying itPresident-elect Donald Trump's pick for health secretary says new administration won't pull the rug out from people covered under "Obamacare."
The Associated Press1 hour ago
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