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Donald Trump Promises Access to Inaugural 'Underwriters'

President-elect Donald Trump may have campaigned to “drain the swamp” in Washington, but he is seeking to raise tens of millions from those he …

Donald Trump

Trump's conservative dream team

'It’s the most conservative [Cabinet] since Reagan.'<p>Donald Trump’s education secretary nominee is a huge critic of public schools and has pushed to steer taxpayer dollars to charter schools and voucher programs. His Health and Human Services pick wants to dismantle Obamacare and privatize …

Donald Trump

The Republican Congress Is Filling Trump's Cabinet

In the battle for power in Washington, GOP leaders on Capitol Hill are scoring early victories with key appointments.<p>One of the biggest questions following the election of Donald Trump has been which end of Pennsylvania Avenue would exert more power under Republican control of Washington. Would …

Donald Trump
Donald Trump

Trump Picks Steve Mnuchin To Lead Treasury Department

President-elect Donald Trump has picked his campaign finance chairman, Steve Mnuchin, to be his Treasury secretary. The Wall Street banker spent 17 years at Goldman Sachs, where he was a partner, and is now chief executive of Dune Capital Management, a privately owned hedge fund.<p>Mnuchin confirmed …

Donald Trump
Donald Trump

Putin: Trump agrees US-Russia relations 'must be straightened out'

<b>(CNN) —</b> Russian President Vladimir Putin said Wednesday he had recently spoken to President-elect Donald Trump and that their "opinions coincided" that the relationship between the two nations had to be "straightened out."<p>In a speech at a foreign policy conference in Moscow, Putin said "during my …

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Donald Trump
Russia
Middle East
Middle East
Islam

Russia says its warships drove away Dutch sub shadowing them

MOSCOW (AP) — Russian warships in the eastern Mediterranean Sea on Wednesday drove away a Dutch submarine shadowing the squadron, the military said.<p>Russian Defense Ministry spokesman Maj. Gen. Igor Konashenkov said two Russian navy destroyers spotted the Walrus-class submarine Wednesday while it …

Military

Obama on Trump: 'We are now all rooting for his success'

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> An emphatically upbeat President Barack Obama promised Wednesday to work toward a "smooth transition" of power to the man he's spent the last year denigrating, insisting that despite his differences with President-elect Donald Trump he would uphold the central tenet of American …

Joe Biden

Schindler’s Factory Will Be Restored Into a Holocaust Museum

A Czech foundation plans to restore the disused factory where German industrialist Oskar Schindler saved more than a thousand Jews, giving it new …

History

More Syrian rebels exit stronghold near Damascus

BEIRUT (AP) -- A new group of Syrian rebels and their family members left their stronghold near Damascus on Tuesday, heading to the rebel-held north as part of an agreement with the Syrian government and its Russian backers.<p>State-run Syrian television broadcast footage that showed several buses …

Middle East

Obama on Trump victory: we are now all rooting for his success | Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama pledged on Wednesday to work for a smooth transition of power with president-elect Donald Trump, the Republican winner of Tuesday’s election, who has promised to undo Obama’s top domestic and foreign policy initiatives.<p>In brief remarks to reporters …

George W. Bush

45 Americans Who Defined the Election

The race for the 45th president didn’t just involve Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump. Here’s a closer look at 45 everyday Americans who had their …

Government

Inside Netflix’s $130 Million ‘The Crown,’ the Most Expensive TV Series Ever

The stars of the lavish new series reveal what it was like to play Queen Elizabeth, Prince Philip, and Winston Churchill on the costliest TV set …

The Trump Campaign in Pictures

U.S. Elections

8 states that will tell you everything you need to know on election night

On Tuesday, 50 states will vote for president, 34 will vote for senators, 435 districts will choose their members of Congress, and 12 states will pick their governors.<p>It's a lot to take in. Lucky for you, we're going to streamline that list right here and now. And as you'll see below, we should …

Government

How has your state voted in the past 15 elections?

Maps are one of the most compelling ways to understand our nation’s political history. So in light of last night’s tumultuous election — which featured some unexpected state-level results — we’ve assembled a map for every presidential contest going back 56 years.<p>How has America’s political …

Government

Hour-by-hour guide to watching election results Tuesday night

The outcome of the 2016 election between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton will begin to unfold Tuesday night in Georgia and Virginia. And then …

Government

HBO's 'Westworld' Filming Locations You Can Visit

We're a Game of Thrones–obsessed office, but while we wait impatiently for the next season, HBO's Westworld is sating our need for rough-and-tumble TV. Set in a futuristic park made to look like the wild west (and tended by android "hosts"), the show has caught our eye with its sweeping panoramas …

National Parks

A New Book Features Rarely Seen Photos of Audrey Hepburn

More than two decades after her death at the age of 63, Audrey Hepburn continues to be a subject of endless fascination. A new coffee table book, out today, celebrates her timeless style and features more than 200 rare images of the Hollywood screen legend like we’ve never seen her before. Written …

5 Stylish It-Girl Living Rooms You'll Want to Steal

The most important design detail of any living room is that it measures up to its name and feels, well, livable. This means durable furniture, …

Living Rooms

How to Create a Watercolor Texture in Adobe Illustrator

What You'll Be CreatingGet on trend with watercolor textures in Adobe Illustrator! In this tutorial we'll create our very own watercolor textures …

Graphics

Ethereal Wood Engravings Evoke a Peaceful Balance Between Man and Nature

Artist Suzuki Yasuo etches fine lines and careful crosshatching into circular cuts of wood to create his intricate and ethereal engravings. His pieces feature natural creatures like owls and butterflies surrounded by organic plant forms, from seaweed to mushrooms. Other works portray profiles of …

Art

The One Product You Need to Rock a Summer Matte Lip

If a matte lipstick is your go-to bullet of choice, you know that the struggle to keep the color on your lips is all too real once the temperatures …

Makeup

I Draw Thousands Of Tiny Dots To Create These Wild Illustrations

My name is Thiago Bianchini and I am an illustrator and graphic designer. Two years ago I started creating this series of illustrations using …