Presidential Nomination News
Trump Is Time Magazine's Person of the Year
Time magazine on Wednesday named Donald Trump its Person of the Year, bestowing what the president-elect called an "honor" even as he derided the idea that he'll lead "the Divided States of America." That was a reference to Time's cover line — "Donald Trump: President of the Divided States of
All-American John Glenn: Astronaut, Fighter Pilot, Senator
John Glenn was the ultimate all-American hero. He was the first American to orbit the Earth, a war hero fighter pilot, a record-setting test pilot, a longtime senator, a presidential candidate and a man who defied age and gravity to go back into space at 77. But those were just his accomplishments.
John Glenn, Astronaut and US Senator, Dies at 95
John Glenn, the first U.S. astronaut to orbit the Earth and a longtime U.S. senator, has died at 95. A national hero following his space flight, he was the last survivor of the original Mercury 7.
John Glenn, the 1st American to Orbit Earth, Dies at Age 95
John Glenn, whose 1962 flight as the first U.S. astronaut to orbit the Earth made him an all-American hero and propelled him to a long career in the U.S. Senate, has died
Dissidents Urge Trump to Press China on Human Rights
Exiled Chinese dissidents are urging President-elect Donald Trump to champion human rights in China and recognize self-governing Taiwan as "a full democratic country."
Trump's Search for Diplomat Revives Romney, Huntsman Rivalry
They are distant cousins, courtly would-be presidents and scions of Mormon dynasties enmeshed in a long and unsuccessful race to the White House
Correction: Oil Pipeline-Protest-The Latest Story
In a story Dec. 4 about developments in the dispute over the Dakota Access oil pipeline, The Associated Press reported erroneously in several separate items that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers said that it wouldn't grant an easement for the project. The Army issued the decision to not approve the
Dakota Access Pipeline Protests Resume After Brief Celebration of Army Corps' Decision
The day after the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced that it will not approve an easement needed to permit the Dakota Access Pipeline to cross under Lake Oahe in North Dakota, sparking a wave of celebration throughout the protest camp, efforts to protest the construction of the pipeline were
The Note: Carson in the Cabinet
NOTABLES --TRUMP PICKS BEN CARSON FOR HUD SECRETARY : Donald Trump announced today he intends to nominate Ben Carson for the cabinet position of Secretary of the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development, ABC’s VERONICA STRACQUALURSI reports. "We have talked at length about my urban