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  • Donald Trump takes charge: Sworn in as nation's 45th president

    WASHINGTON – Pledging to empower America's "forgotten men and women," Donald Trump was sworn in as the 45th president of the United States Friday, tak ...
    NEW: Jan. 20, 2017 - 11:34 am
  • Smashed windows, chaotic confrontation near inauguration

    WASHINGTON – Police deployed pepper spray in a chaotic confrontation blocks from Donald Trump's inauguration Friday as protesters registered their rag ...
    Jan. 20, 2017 - 10:38 am
  • Live coverage: The inauguration of Donald Trump as the 45th President

    Stay here for live coverage of the inauguration of Donald Trump as the 45th President of the United States.
    Jan. 20, 2017 - 10:01 am
  • Despite campaign to-do list, Trump team coy about his plans

    WASHINGTON – Donald Trump campaigned on a detailed and extensive to-do list for his first day in office. A day before his swearing-in, his team was be ...
    Jan. 20, 2017 - 8:21 am
  • Cheers and ceremony: Trump sweeps in for his big day

    WASHINGTON – Ready for his big moment, Donald Trump swept into Washington on a military jet Thursday for three days of inaugural festivities and quick ...
    Jan. 19, 2017 - 4:38 pm
  • Lack of Latinos in Trump's Cabinet draws ire for 'setback'

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – President-elect Donald Trump's decision not to appoint any Latinos to his Cabinet is drawing fierce criticism from Hispanics, who ...
    Jan. 19, 2017 - 4:02 pm
  • Obama commutes 330 drug sentences

    WASHINGTON – Barack Obama cut short the sentences of 330 federal inmates convicted of drug crimes on Thursday, bringing his bid to correct what he's c ...
    Jan. 19, 2017 - 2:06 pm
  • Rick Perry says he regrets call to eliminate Energy Department

    WASHINGTON – Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry, tapped by President-elect Donald Trump to head the Energy Department, said Thursday he regrets his infamous ...
    Jan. 19, 2017 - 11:00 am
  • Obama defends decision to commute Chelsea Manning's sentence

    WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama firmly defended his decision to cut nearly three decades off convicted leaker Chelsea Manning's prison term, argui ...
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 2:04 pm
  • Records show Trump EPA pick Scott Pruitt crusading for industry donors

    WASHINGTON – When President-elect Donald Trump's choice to head the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency first took office as Oklahoma's attorney gene ...
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 8:36 am
  • 18 million people will lose their health insurance in one year if Obamacare is killed and not replaced, CBO says

    WASHINGTON – Insurance premiums would soar for millions of Americans and 18 million more would be uninsured in just one year if Republicans scuttle mu ...
    Jan. 17, 2017 - 4:10 pm
  • Poll: Young Americans fear they will be worse off post-Trump

    NEW YORK – As Donald Trump approaches his inauguration, young Americans have a deeply pessimistic view about his incoming administration, with young b ...
    Jan. 17, 2017 - 2:57 pm
  • Growing list of Democrats boycotting Trump inauguration

    WASHINGTON – More than 30 House Democrats plan to boycott President-elect Donald Trump's inauguration on Friday, casting the Republican businessman as ...
    Jan. 17, 2017 - 8:57 am
  • City seeks members for airport advisory board

    DeKALB – Mayor John Rey is seeking four people to serve on the city’s Airport Adivsory Board, following the passage of an amendment to restructure the ...
    Jan. 16, 2017 - 12:49 am
  • Egyptian Theatre could face renovations, new ownership

    Note to readers: This story has been changed to show that the city does not contribute any funds toward the Egyptian Theatre's $350,000 annual operati ...
    Jan. 14, 2017 - 9:57 am
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