President-elect Donald Trump said on Thursday that New York Jets owner Woody Johnson would be named to the post of U.S. ambassador to the United Kingdom.
The president-elect arrives a day ahead of his inauguration as the capital braces for an onslaught of crowds and demonstrators.
Former President George H.W. Bush remains in intensive care with pneumonia; his wife is being treated for bronchitis.
Steven Mnuchin, a former Goldman Sachs exec., tells senators that he worked hard to assist homeowners.
Trump's pick to run the Energy Department fields inquiries from senators about creating jobs and bolstering U.S. security.
Republican governors who turned down billions from Medicaid expansion now hope Congress will come up with a new health care plan.
Donald Trump's proposed Cabinet is composed mostly of white men, and it's the first since Ronald Reagan's not to include a Latino.
It's a plain, bulging leather satchel, but inside it has the ominous power to unleash a nuclear armageddon.
John Roberts will be the first chief justice in history to swear in a president who has so frequently and personally insulted him.
The incoming administration will keep staff for assistance on issues like fighting ISIS, international sanctions, and counterterrorism.
Rick Perry, the president-elect's energy secretary nominee, tells a Senate committee he no longer wants to abolish the Energy Department.
An iconic high-rise building in downtown Tehran collapsed following a fire, killing at least 30 firefighters.
An avalanche buries a four-star hotel in central Italy after a series of strong earthquakes in the area.
Donald Trump’s election repudiates the political establishment's long-cherished ideal of an essential, expansive America.
Former Georgia Gov. Sonny Perdue served on Donald Trump's agricultural advisory committee during his campaign.
The WikiLeaks founder retreats from his vow to accept extradition to the U.S. if Chelsea Manning is granted clemency.
In his final press conference, the outgoing president defends the press corps that President-elect Donald Trump likes to bash.
Wilbur Ross is the president-elect's point man on trade, and he gave some important clues during his confirmation hearing.
The South Carolina governor differs sharply with the president-elect on a range of issues, including the importance of the United Nations.