Trump to name Scott Pruitt, Oklahoma attorney general suing EPA on climate change, to head the EPA
In a move signaling an assault on President Obama's climate change and environmental legacy, President-elect Donald Trump is expected to nominate Scott Pruitt, the attorney general of the oil and gas intensive state of Oklahoma, to head the ...
Trump taps Oklahoma attorney general to lead EPA
Donald Trump Taps Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt to Lead EPA
Donald Trump Picks Fossil Fuel-Friendly Oklahoma Attorney General To Head EPA
Retired Marine Gen. John F. Kelly picked to head Department of Homeland Security
President-elect Donald Trump has chosen retired Marine Gen. John F. Kelly to run the Department of Homeland Security, turning to a blunt-spoken border security hawk who clashed with the Obama administration over women in combat and plans to close the ...
John Kelly, Retired Marine General, Is Trump's Choice to Lead Homeland Security
Trump expected to tap Kelly to head DHS
Donald Trump Taps Border Hawk And Retired Gen. John Kelly To Head DHS
Two juveniles charged with arson in Tennessee wildfires that left 14 people dead
Two juveniles have been charged with aggravated arson in connection with the East Tennessee wildfires that killed 14 people last week and left nearly 150 others injured, authorities said Wednesday. During an investigation involving local, state and ...
Two Juveniles Charged With Arson in Tennessee Wildfires That Killed 14
2 juveniles charged over East Tennessee wildfire that killed 14
Two juveniles face aggravated arson charges in connection with Gatlinburg wildfires
A moment of silence marks 75th anniversary of Pearl Harbor
HONOLULU — A moment of silence descended over Pearl Harbor at 7:55 a.m. Hawaii time Wednesday, marking 75 years to the minute when the first Japanese war planes filled the skies Dec. 7, 1941, to lay waste to the Navy's Pacific fleet and usher the ...
Ships, jets, giant crowd mark Pearl Harbor anniversary event
Seventy-five years after Pearl Harbor attack, survivors gather to honor those lost
Shock, aftermath of Pearl Harbor attack laid out at US museum
Senate sends far-ranging medical cures bill to Obama's desk
The Senate on Wednesday cleared a $4.8 billion bipartisan bill to advance medical cures, the biggest healthcare package to pass Congress since ObamaCare. ADVERTISEMENT. The measure passed 94-5, with liberals like Sens. Elizabeth Warren ...
Mental health advocates celebrate passage of 21st Century Cures Act
Senate passes $6.3-billion medical research bill and sends to Obama
Opinion: The Cures Act will help improve, modernize our mental health system
Syrian army retakes Aleppo's Old City as rebels discuss exit
BEIRUT — Syrian government forces swept through the Old City of Aleppo on Wednesday as rebel forces — besieged and facing certain defeat — debated when to withdraw from their shattered stronghold. The army and allied militiamen now hold ...
A Rising Star in the Russian Military Killed in Syria
Aleppo battle: Syria rebels call for truce to evacuate civilians
WHY IT MATTERS: Rebel-held Aleppo on the brink of collapse
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The Latest: Trump picks WWE's Linda McMahon for SBA job
U.S. News & World Report
President-elect Donald Trump speaks to supporters during a rally in Fayetteville, N.C., Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2016. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome) The Associated Press. WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President-elect Donald Trump (all times EST):. 4:25 p.m..
Trump selects Linda McMahon to lead SBA
Trump picks WWE co-founder Linda McMahon for Small Business Administration
Trump picks pro wrestling mogul McMahon for administration role
Report: No survivors in Pakistan passenger jet crash carrying 48 people
Pakistani officials said there are no survivors from the plane that crashed soon after takeoff on Wednesday carrying 48 passengers and crew on board. According to DawnNews, the Twitter account for the Pakistan airports wrote that no one on Pakistan ...
Pakistan International Airlines Crash: 48 Presumed Dead After Plane Goes Down
Pakistani plane crashes with 48 on board, including famed singer-turned-evangelist Junaid Jamshed
Pakistan International Airways crash leaves no survivors
Ohio 'heartbeat bill' abortion ban moves to governor
COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio would have the country's most restrictive abortion laws under a bill sent to Gov. John Kasich on Tuesday, as leading Republicans were emboldened by the anticipation of Donald Trump's upcoming federal and Supreme court ...
Ohio lawmakers pass “Heartbeat Bill” that would ban abortions from the moment heartbeat is detected
Why Some Anti-Abortion Activists Don't Support So-Called 'Heartbeat Bills'
Ohio Passes Bill That Bans Abortion After A Month And A Half
Los Angeles Times
Suspects in catastrophic Oakland fire: Refrigerators, old wiring, overtaxed electrical system
Los Angeles Times
With the recovery of bodies from the Oakland warehouse fire now complete, officials are now focusing their attention on determining the cause of the blaze that killed 36 people during a concert. Authorities on Wednesday said they are examining all ...
The Ghost Ship: It Could Have Been Any One of Us.
Oakland Warehouse Fire: Victims Had No Warning Before Killer Smoke