State Of The Union News
Former Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear to give Democratic response to Trump's first address to Congress
Former Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear will deliver the Democratic response to President Trump 's first address to a joint session of Congress on Tuesday. Astrid Silva, an immigration activist from Nevada and one of the so-called "dreamers," will deliver the Democrats ' Spanish-language response to
COLUMN: Think Mount Rushmore to unite the country, build respect
On this Presidents' Day, let us reflect on what has made our greatest presidents great. First, they sought to unify the country and build up the bonds that linked all Americans to each other. Second, they were respected by nations around the world as symbols of leadership and integrity. Look at
What O.J. Simpson Said When Asked About Murder Evidence
Part 4: A jury at the civil trial found Simpson responsible for the murders of Nicole Brown Simpson and Ron Goldman.
Nikki Haley: 'United Nations Could Benefit From a Fresh Set of Eyes'
South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley, President-elect Donald Trump's choice to be the next U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, outlined a forceful policy for countering Russian aggression, becoming the latest Trump Cabinet pick to take a more confrontational approach to Russia than he has personally
10 of Michelle Obama's Memorable Moments as First Lady
On Friday, America will say goodbye to Michelle Obama as first lady. “Michelle never asked to be first lady,” President Barack Obama told Vogue magazine. “Like a lot of political spouses, the role was thrust upon her. But I always knew she’d be incredible at it and put her own unique stamp on the
President Barack Obama's Farewell Address
At his farewell address in Chicago, President Obama shares reflections on the accomplishments of his administration and thoughts on the challenges ahead.
Obama Addresses Climate Change in His 2014 State of the Union Speech
In his 2014 SOTU speech, President Obama asserts that "climate change is a fact."
What It's Like to Be a Real-Life 'Designated Survivor'
The hit new ABC show features an unthinkable doomsday scenario but the show's plot is based on real-life protocols.
5 Big Questions From Donald Trump's First Week as President-Elect
It’s been just over a week since Donald Trump was declared the president-elect, and he has kept a relatively low profile, holed up in Trump Tower in New York City, assembling his incoming cabinet and White House staff and tweeting occasionally. His inauguration is more than 60 days away, but