First Read's Morning Clips: Unpopularity Contest
"After a tumultuous campaign and transition, President-elect Donald Trump will take the oath of office Friday as the least popular incoming president in at least four decades, but a majority of Americans nevertheless express optimism that he will be ...
Britain's May promises clean break from Europe in Brexit speech
LONDON — British Prime Minister Theresa May called Tuesday for a clean break from the European Union, declaring that her country intends to leave behind the most essential elements of a bloc that has been the cornerstone of continental integration for ...
4 Quotes From Theresa May's Speech and What They Mean
Brexit: Business and industry react to May's speech
Brexit: Theresa May Lays Out Her Plan For A Sharp Break With The EU
Russia's Putin rejects Trump dossier report as plot against 'legitimacy' of president-elect
MOSCOW — Russian President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday called reports that Donald Trump has been compromised by Russian intelligence “total nonsense” and said allegations were fabricated to “undermine the legitimacy” of Trump's presidency. It was the ...
Vladimir Putin dismisses Donald Trump dossier claims as 'rubbish'
Russia's Putin calls leaked Trump memos 'utter nonsense'
Putin Accuses Obama Administration Of Trying To Undermine Trump's Legitimacy
CBO Predicts 18 Million Uninsured, Higher Premiums In First Year After Obamacare Repeal And Delay
The Congressional Budget Office just issued a report on the likely effects of a Republican effort to repeal Obamacare immediately but keep some elements of the coverage expansion in place for two years. The numbers are staggering and suggest the GOP ...
Why the Republican plan to repeal Obamacare is so extraordinary
The GOP's Health Care Death Spiral
CBO: 18 million could lose coverage after ObamaCare repeal
Chinese president Xi Jinping warns, 'No … winner in a trade war'
This story has been updated. DAVOS, Switzerland — Chinese President Xi Jinping offered a defense of globalization at the World Economic Forum on Tuesday, delivering a strong critique of the protectionist movement endorsed by Western leaders such as ...
China's Xi Defends Trade as Beijing Seeks Bolder Global Role
In Davos, Xi makes case for Chinese leadership role
China's Xi Jinping Defends Globalization In First-Ever Speech At World Economic Forum
An inauguration unlike any other
All eyes will be trained on Donald Trump and America for the inauguration on January 20, 2017.(Photo: AFP). The world's calendar is now in countdown mode as we approach Friday, January 20, 2017. That is the day when Donald Trump will be inaugurated ...
City parking permits for 200 buses are being sought for Inauguration Day. The number for the Women's March: 1200.
Orlando nightclub attacker's wife could face life in prison on new charges
Noor Salman, the wife of the Orlando nightclub gunman Omar Mateen, could face life in prison on charges against her in a federal indictment unsealed Tuesday, as prosecutors said she deliberately helped her husband's terror plans while trying to keep ...
Widow of Orlando Killer Omar Mateen Charged With Aiding His Preparations
Justice Department releases indictment of Orlando nightclub shooter's wife
Indictment unsealed as Orlando gunman's wife heads to court
New York Times
Trump Health Secretary Pick's Longtime Foes: Big Government and Insurance Companies
New York Times
Representative Tom Price, President-elect Donald J. Trump's pick for health and human services secretary, in Washington last week. Credit Al Drago/The New York Times. ROSWELL, Ga. — It was 1 in the morning, and the orthopedic surgeon on call was ...
Tom Price nomination: Trump pick accused of insider trading
Tom Price Is the Walking Definition of an Appearance of Corruption
Trump's top health official is facing ethics questions for investments in healthcare companies
MH370 hunt ends, maybe forever, after nearly 3 years, $160M
FILE - In this March 31, 2014 file photo, HMAS Success scans the southern Indian Ocean, near the coast of Western Australia, as a Royal New Zealand Air Force P3 Orion flies over, while searching for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370. After nearly ...
Is it likely that MH370 will ever be found?
Search for missing Malaysian Airlines Flight 370 ends after nearly 3 years
Families sad, angry to hear MH370 search ending
Maine's Paul LePage wants to give John Lewis a history lesson
Gov. Paul LePage (R) has sparked so many racially charged controversies, it's tempting to think the Maine Republican would go out of his way to avoid the subject. Alas, as this Portland Press Herald report makes clear, LePage just can't help himself ...
LePage: John Lewis should thank GOP for ending slavery
Tea Party Gov. LePage says John Lewis should be thanking white Republicans for freeing the slaves
LePage: Chellie Pingree should resign, John Lewis should thank white presidents