US President Donald Trump has rounded off his inauguration day by dancing at three balls with his wife Melania.
Healthcare. LGBT+ rights advances. Wall Street reforms. International rapprochement. A steady economic recovery – all risk erasure today with the inauguration of...
The US Senate on Friday overwhelmingly voted to confirm retired Marine general James Mattis as defense secretary for President Donald Trump.
Donald Trump has directed agencies to ease the regulatory burdens associated with Obamacare as Congress determines how to repeal the health care law.
President Donald Trump has stepped out of his limousine to briefly walk along the inaugural parade route.

Pentagon, Homeland chiefs sworn in

President Donald Trump's nominees to run the Pentagon and the Homeland Security Department have been sworn in.
Hillary Clinton has come face to face with the man who defeated her for the presidency at the inaugural lunch.
President Donald Trump has taken over the @POTUS Twitter handle.
The Trans-Pacific Partnership trade pact, which includes Australia, is in doubt with new US President Donald Trump signalling the US will not join.
Mexican drug cartel boss Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman has pleaded not guilty to 17 charges in a US court.
Following his inauguration, Donald Trump has taken over the President of the United States Twitter account.
George HW Bush is breathing on his own again and the former president was well enough to watch Donald Trump's inauguration.
After thanking President Obama for facilitating a peaceful transfer of power, Trump took aim at the Washington establishment he ran so passionately against
The Trump administration has made it official that it will move to get rid of Barack Obama's environmental initiatives.
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