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Trump meets with Supreme Court candidate

President-elect Donald Trump has met with one of the judges on his shortlist for potential Supreme Court nominees

DeVos: Trump described sexual assault in tape

Donald Trump's pick for education secretary, Betsy DeVos, said at her confirmation hearing that she would consider actions the President-elect described on a 2005 hot mic tape released during the 2016 campaign to be sexual assault.

Why Obama's commutation of Manning is a slap in…

Chelsea Manning was serving the sixth year of a 35-year sentence at the military prison for leaking classified government and military documents to WikiLeaks. Now, she will go free May 17

Democrats Leave DeVos Hearing With More Questions…

Democrats wanted to ask Betsy DeVos further questions about her fortune, her past statements about schools and her lack of experience.

Trump: US Dollar 'Too Strong,' GOP Tax Overhaul…

Donald Trump says the US dollar is too strong to be competitive. He called a GOP tax plan that would make the dollar even stronger "too complicated."

Secret Service settles racial discrimination lawsuit

The Department of Homeland Security and the Secret Service have reached an agreement to settle a class-action lawsuit alleging racial discrimination in promotion practices by the agency that protects the president and his family

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The Latest: Putin says Obama administration…

Russian President Vladimir Putin is accusing the Obama administration of trying to undermine President-elect Donald Trump by spreading fake allegations

The difference between Snowden and Manning

Journalist Glenn Greenwald advocated for Chelsea Manning's release and counts himself as a friend. CNN's Anderson Cooper speaks with him about who should receive clemency.

Tucker vs. suspected pay-for-protest group

Demand Protest, a San Francisco company calling itself the 'largest private grassroots support organization in the United States,' posting ads offering to pay protesters to disrupt Trump's inauguration. Tucker takes on on Demand Protest representative

Trump, Pence To Take Oaths On Bibles Used By…

President Obama also took the oath with the Bible that President Lincoln used.

President Obama Commutes Chelsea Manning's Prison…

Obama's act of clemency means Manning will be out of prison in a few months, rather than in 2045.

The Latest: DeVos to push for school choice…

Republican donor Betsy DeVos says she will push for school choice and advocate for "great" public schools if confirmed as education secretary

With clemency for Manning, attention turns to…

President Barack Obama's decision to commute Chelsea Manning's sentence quickly brought fresh attention to another figure involved in the Army leaker's case: Julian Assange

DeVos: Grizzlies can determine school gun laws

Betsy DeVos, President-elect Donald Trump's education secretary nominee, said it should be up to states whether guns are allowed in schools. She cited grizzly bear protection as part of her answer.

Do conservative entertainers feel threatened?

Joe Piscopo and Scott Baio join 'The O'Reilly Factor' to discuss fallout surrounding inauguration performers

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Trump Appointee Denies Writing Laws To Help…

Sen. Chuck Schumer called for an investigation into Tom Price's finances after his investments came to light.

The Attendance, Cost And Other Big Numbers Behind…

An estimated 800,000 people will show up to watch Donald Trump take the oath of office.

University of California's Napolitano in hospital…

The University of California says President Janet Napolitano, a former U.S. Homeland Security secretary, is undergoing treatment for cancer and is hospitalized with complications

Caroline Kennedy leaves Japan after 3 years as US…

Caroline Kennedy is stepping down Wednesday after three years as U.S. ambassador to Japan

Congress in the dark on Trump healthcare plan?

CNN's Phil Mattingly is on Capitol Hill where Republican lawmakers seem to have little to no information about what President-elect Donald Trump's healthcare plan might entail.

Security preparations underway for inauguration…

How are authorities preparing to keep Washington D.C. safe? 'The O'Reilly Factor' with the latest

Trump Says Lewis Is 'Wrong' About Never Skipping…

The president-elect said in a series of tweets Lewis is "wrong" or lied about how many presidential inaugurations he skipped since joining Congress.

Marco Rubio, Elizabeth Warren Weigh In On The…

More lawmakers are wading into the dispute between President-elect Donald Trump and U.S. Rep. John Lewis.

Obama hands down several high profile clemencies, pardons

The Obama administration has shortened the prison sentences of 209 people and granted pardons to another 64. High-profile names on the list released Tuesday include Army leaker Chelsea Manning and retired Gen. James Cartwright

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Obama cuts short Chelsea Manning's prison sentence

President Barack Obama is commuting the prison sentence of Chelsea Manning, the former Army intelligence analyst who leaked Army documents

Trump addresses crowd at first inaugural event

At the Chairman's Global Dinner, President-elect Donald Trump addressed foreign diplomats and spoke about his upcoming inauguration.

Some African Americans criticized for Trump…

Examining controversial reaction