Trump taps former campaign rival Carson as housing secretary

Dec 5, 2016

Trump taps former campaign rival Carson as housing secretary

ashington President-elect Donald Trump, moving to complete formation of his Cabinet and decide other key administration posts, chose former campaign rival Ben Carson on Monday to be secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development. Trump’s decision, announced by his transition office, comes ...

Obamas light up National Christmas Tree for last time

Dec 2, 2016

Obamas light up National Christmas Tree for last time

President Barack Obama on Thursday marked his final time lighting the National Christmas Tree with a wish that Americans will care for the sick, the hungry and the downtrodden this holiday season and treat one another as they would want to be treated. The ...

Nov 14, 2016

White House to honor America's oldest LGBTQ youth drama group

A Boston-based youth theater group is being honored at the White House this week. True Colors: Out Youth Theater, the nation’s longest-running LGBTQ youth drama group, is among the recipients of the 2016 National Arts and Humanities Youth Program Award. First lady Michelle Obama ...