A Cabinet of generals? Trump's choices get mixed reviews

Dec 3, 2016

A Cabinet of generals? Trump's choices get mixed reviews

U.S. President-elect Donald Trump’s moves to pack his administration with military brass is getting mixed reviews as lawmakers and others struggle to balance their regard for the individuals he is choosing with a broader worry about an increased militarization of American policy. No fewer ...

Trump says he's stepping out of his business empire

Nov 30, 2016

Trump says he's stepping out of his business empire

President-elect Donald Trump said Wednesday that he’s leaving his business empire to focus on being the nation’s 45th president, bowing to pressure to avoid potential conflicts of interest between governing and profiting in the private sector. “I will be leaving my great business in ...

Trump still facing concerns over white supremacists

Nov 29, 2016

Trump still facing concerns over white supremacists

Donald Trump’s disavowal this past week of white supremacists who have cheered his election as president hasn’t quieted concerns about the movement’s impact on his White House or whether more acts of hate will be carried out in his name. Members of the self-declared ...

Sheriff vows to keep Dakota Access protesters in line

Nov 28, 2016

Sheriff vows to keep Dakota Access protesters in line

The North Dakota sheriff leading the response to the Dakota Access oil pipeline protests won’t apologize for the recent disputed action against demonstrators who he believes have become increasingly aggressive. Morton County Sheriff Kyle Kirchmeier says he won’t “allow people to become unlawful.” The ...