'U' Among Schools Exploring 'Sanctuary' Status For ImmigrantsUniversities and colleges in several states are considering labeling themselves "sanctuary campuses" amid fears from immigrant students and pressure from activists following the election of Donald Trump.
Nonprofit: Statewide Recounts Rarely Lead To Change In WinnersThe presidential recount vote underway in Wisconsin is costing millions of dollars, diverting county workers from their normal end-of-year duties and raising questions about the integrity of the vote.
Trump's Team Says He Backs Dakota Access Oil PipelinePresident-elect Donald Trump supports completion of the disputed Dakota Access oil pipeline in the Midwest, a policy that a spokesman says is not related to Trump's investments in a partnership building the $3.8 billion pipeline.
Trump Announces Defense Secretary Pick During 'Thank You' TourTrump's first stop on this "Thank you" tour to salute his supporters was in Ohio and, ever the showman, he made the surprise announcement that he will be offering the post of defense secretary to retired Marine Corps Gen. James Mattis.
Trump To Begin Victory Tour In Indiana, OhioPresident-elect Donald Trump headed out on a victory lap Thursday, appearing first in Indiana to salute workers at a factory where he says he saved hundreds of jobs from moving to Mexico and then in Ohio on the first stop of a "Thank You Tour" to honor supporters in states that helped him to his stunning victory.
U.S. Ethics Dept. Tweets Approval Of TrumpThe U.S. Office of Government Ethics tweeted Wednesday, "We can't repeat enough how good this total divesture will be."
Transition Hints At New Norms Under Trump Presidency"I will be so presidential that you'll call me and you'll say, 'Donald, you have to stop that, it's too much,"' he promised during a March television interview.
News Click: Flag Burning
Trump's Stance Against 'Sanctuary Cities' Could Cost Minnesota MillionsPresident-elect Donald Trump is doubling down on his threat to deport illegal immigrants, and to withhold federal grant money from so-called "sanctuary cities."
Trump Selects Obamacare Critic As HHS SecretaryThe president-elect's transition team did not immediately respond to questions about the congressman's past commitment to transform Medicare into a voucher-like system.
Trump Tweets Flag-Burners Should Face Prison Time, Lose CitizenshipThe president-elect's tweet is a direct conflict with free speech rights guaranteed by the First Amendment to the Constitution.
SPLC: 34 Hate Incidents Reported In Minnesota After The ElectionIn the 10 days after Donald Trump won the presidency, there were 34 reports of harassment and intimidation in Minnesota, according to a new report from a civil rights advocacy group.