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Thursday, Jan 19, 2017 at 07:36 PM EST

Donald Trump Is Getting the Nuclear Football

Donald Trump Is Getting the Nuclear Football

Sometime before he's sworn in Friday, President-elect Donald Trump will sit down with the top military officers who control America's massive military arsenal and get "THE Briefing," the one that provides him...

Thursday, Jan 19, 2017 at 04:11 PM EST

Over 600 Sister Marches Join Women's March on Washington

Over 600 Sister Marches Join Women's March on Washington

More than one million people are expected to join the Women's March on Washington and its sister marches around the world on Saturday, the day after Donald Trump’s inauguration, according to their organizers....

Thursday, Jan 19, 2017 at 04:09 PM EST

The Perks of Donating to Trump's Inauguration

The Perks of Donating to Trump's Inauguration

How much is lunch with members of Donald Trump's cabinet and House and Senate leadership worth?

According to the Presidential Inaugural Committee, a cool $1 million.

Thursday, Jan 19, 2017 at 03:06 PM EST

'Traditionally American' Inaug. Not for Kanye: Official

'Traditionally American' Inaug. Not for Kanye: Official

Despite being famous friends, President-elect Donald Trump’s team passed on considering Kanye West as a performer for his inauguration Friday. Tom Barrack, the chair of Trump’s Presidential Inaugural Committee...

Thursday, Jan 19, 2017 at 01:54 PM EST

Jets' Owner Woody Johnson Tapped for UK Ambassador: Official

Jets' Owner Woody Johnson Tapped for UK Ambassador: Official

Billionaire New York Jets owner Woody Johnson will become the next ambassador to Britain, an official on President-elect Donald Trump's transition team confirmed to NBC News Thursday.

Thursday, Jan 19, 2017 at 12:43 PM EST

GOP Elects Ronna McDaniel to Lead RNC

GOP Elects Ronna McDaniel to Lead RNC

The Republican National Committee on Thursday unanimously elected Ronna Romney McDaniel to serve as its chairman, tapping a woman to lead the national GOP. The hand-picked choice of President-elect Donald...

Thursday, Jan 19, 2017 at 11:15 PM EST

Trump at Inaugural Concert: 'I Will Work So Hard'

Trump at Inaugural Concert: 'I Will Work So Hard'

With fireworks heralding his big moment, Donald Trump swept into Washington Thursday on the eve of his presidential inauguration and pledged to unify a nation sorely divided and clamoring for change. The capital...

Thursday, Jan 19, 2017 at 05:04 AM EST

'Pussyhat Project' Founders Talk Pink Hats to Protest Trump

'Pussyhat Project' Founders Talk Pink Hats to Protest Trump

Activists from Southern California founded what they call the Pussyhat Project – a symbolic rebuke of the infamous remarks made by President-elect Donald Trump. They plan to take their knitted hats on a march in...

Thursday, Jan 19, 2017 at 11:31 AM EST

Michelle Obama Says Goodbye to 'People's House' in Video

Michelle Obama Says Goodbye to 'People's House' in Video

The boxes are taped, the moving vans are filling up and the staffers have said their goodbyes. On Friday, the first family will move out of the house they’ve called home since 2009. But before they turn over the...

Thursday, Jan 19, 2017 at 07:44 AM EST

Inaugural Things to Watch: the Speech, the Dress and More

Inaugural Things to Watch: the Speech, the Dress and More

From a morning stop at church through the swearing-in to the last dance of the evening, it's going to be an inaugural marathon on Friday. Donald Trump will take Washington by storm, no matter what the weather....

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