CIA Director John Brennan had some sharp criticism and warnings overnight for Donald Trump, saying the incoming president doesn’t have a “full understanding” of Russia’s power and threat to the world.
In 2013, the Syrian military used chemical weapons in an attack against rebel-controlled areas of Damascus, killing nearly 1,500 civilians, including more than 400 children.
Donald Trump has taken aim at NATO saying that its obsolete and has suggested a deal in which nuclear arsenals would be reduced and sanctions against Moscow would be eased, giving no further details.
The following is a list of those who have publicly said they will not attend the January 20 ceremony, and the states which they represent
Ex-US congressman says new US administration should extradite Gulen, reset relations with NATO ally Turkey
House votes 268-151 to give Gen. James 'Mad Dog' Mattis needed exemption to helm the Pentagon
US Secretary of State’s visit largely symbolic
'Mr. President I am indebted to you. I am indebted to your friendship,' Joe Biden says at surprise ceremony
Lawmakers vote 24-3 to give ‘Mad Dog Mattis’ exemption to law on 7-year retirement requirement; House has to follow suit
'Absolutely not', Mike Pompeo says when asked if he would reinstate torture
French far-right presidential hopeful Marine Le Pen was seen at Trump Tower on Thursday, but refused to say whether she met with the President elect Donald Trump
Votes were held on a fiscal-year budget reconciliation measure between the House and Senate, the legislative vehicle for repealing Obamacare. The measure passed by a vote of 51 to 48.
US Central Command distributes message on Twitter
President-elect holds first news conference in six months
Trump said pharmaceutical companies will be coming back to the United States from overseas hitting out at the industry for its high prices
Trump has given his first press conference as President-elect and has dismissed claims of interference in the hacking during the election
The deal would resolve the final major legal hurdle facing the automaker in the United States since it admitted in 2015 to outfitting 11 million diesel cars worldwide with software designed to cheat emissions testing.
Intel chiefs have told Donald Trump that Russian operatives claim to have compromising information on him
'We are all in this together,' President Barack Obama tells Americans, 'we rise or fall as one.'
"Failure to build a low-carbon economy puts American prosperity at risk," companies say
Jeff Sessions is expected to undergo a grilling over accusations he made racially charged comments toward and about African-Americans or civil rights early in his professional life.