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Trump's Threat to End Cuba Detente May Rouse GOP Opposition
President-elect Donald Trump's threat Monday to "terminate" the U.S. detente with Cuba could trigger opposition from some Republican lawmakers and corporate leaders who favor continued engagement with Havana
Count Shows Moise Winning Haiti Vote; Challengers Protest
Preliminary results show a political newcomer backed by Haiti's previous elected leader has easily won a presidential election redo against 26 rivals
The Note: White House in Waiting Takes Shape
NOTABLES --TRUMP NAMES PRIEBUS AS CHIEF OF STAFF, BANNON AS SENIOR ADVISER: Donald Trump named Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus as chief of staff to his new administration and former Breitbart CEO Steve Bannon as chief strategist and senior counselor to the president, ABC’s
The Note: Top Political Stories of the Day
COUNTDOWN TO ELECTION DAY : 13 days Trump Says He’ll Teach Military Expert ‘a Couple Things’ About Mosul. Donald Trump went on the offensive against military expert and former dean of the Army War College, Jeff McCausland, who said the GOP nominee’s comments this weekend about the battle to reclaim
Mitt Romney Often Wonders Why He Stayed Out of 2016 Presidential Race
Mitt Romney today expressed disappointment in the state of the presidential race, joking that he often asks himself why he stayed out of the 2016 bid for the White House. "I get asked on a regular basis, 'Boy, why aren't you running this year?' I ask myself that a lot too. But I did that once,"
Uber and Lyft Driver’s Union Law in Seattle Could Still Be Challenged
Though a federal judge dismissed a challenge to Seattle’s law allowing unions for drivers employed by services like Uber and Lyft , he left the option open for another challenge at a later date. On Tuesday, United States District Judge Robert Lasnik dismissed the lawsuit from the U.S. Chamber of
Nationals Park Hosts Career Fair for Veterans
Baseball wasn’t the only attraction at Nationals Park in Washington, D.C ., today: Hiring Our Heroes, an initiative of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation, hosted a job fair at the ballpark to help veterans, transitioning service members and military spouses find employment. “Not only do you
Montauk Lifeguard Saves 94-Year-Old Woman’s Vacation by Letting Her 'See the Waves'
One young lifeguard brought a ray of sunshine to this 94-year-old woman’s day. When Janet Dunne’s elderly mother wasn’t able to join them on the beach during vacation in Montauk, New York, because of mobility issues, she contacted the local Chamber of Commerce to see if they could point her in the
Hillary Clinton: Trump Shouldn't Have Finger on the Button or Hands on Our Economy
The presumptive Democratic nominee for president attacks her GOP rival on stances he has taken on economic issues throughout his campaign.