New York Times

Obama Orders Intelligence Report on Russian Election Hacking
New York Times
President Obama giving a speech in Tampa, Fla., on Tuesday. He has ordered a comprehensive report on the Russian efforts. Credit Doug Mills/The New York Times. WASHINGTON — American intelligence agencies have concluded with “high confidence” ...
Secret CIA assessment says Russia was trying to help Trump win White HouseWashington Post
Obama orders review of foreign attempts to hack US electionUSA TODAY
Russia helped Donald Trump win the White House: reportNew York Daily News
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Washington Post

Trump transition team for Energy Department seeks names of employees involved in climate meetings
Washington Post
Donald Trump's transition team has issued a list of 74 questions for the Energy Department, asking agency officials to identify which employees and contractors have worked on forging an international climate pact as well as domestic efforts to cut the ...
Climate Change Conversations Are Targeted in Questionnaire to Energy DepartmentNew York Times
Trump Team Memo Hints at Big Shake-Up of U.S. Energy PolicyBloomberg
President Trump and the clean energy futureThe Hill (blog)
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Giuliani pulls name from contention for secretary of state
Former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani pulled out of the secretary of state sweepstakes late last month, President-elect Donald Trump's transition team said Friday, as Trump has widened his search to select the nation's top diplomat. "Rudy Giuliani is an ...
Rudy Giuliani Won't Be Trump's Secretary Of StateHuffington Post
Politics|Trump Isn't Rewarding a Lot of Loyalists with Cabinet Jobs. Here's Why.New York Times
Giuliani knocks Romney, praises Bolton for State jobThe Hill
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New York Times

Jurors Hear Dylann Roof Explain Shooting in Video: 'I Had to Do It'
New York Times
CHARLESTON, S.C. — Shortly after being arrested and about 17 hours after he shot up the fellowship hall at Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church, Dylann S. Roof sat at an oval conference table with two F.B.I. agents and confessed — calmly, ...
Dylann Roof laughed during church slaying confession to FBIFox News
Charleston shooter's confession: 'I just finally decided I had to do it'USA TODAY
Dylann Roof's Videotaped Confession Stuns
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No Government Shutdown: Senate Passes Funding Bill After Democrats Back Down
Senate Democrats dropped their objections Friday night to a short-term-funding bill to keep the government running, and the bill passed less than an hour before the midnight deadline. It's become a familiar year-end act for Congress: passing a ...
Senate approves spending bill minutes before deadline, averting government shutdownWashington Post
Senate Democrats Give Up On Coal Miner Health Benefits, Averting Government Shutdown (UPDATE)Huffington Post
The Latest: No deal yet but gov't shutdown unlikelyU.S. News & World Report
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Exxon CEO is now Trump's secretary of state favorite -transition official
ExxonMobil Chairman and CEO Rex Tillerson speaks during the IHS CERAWeek 2015 energy conference in Houston, Texas April 21, 2015. REUTERS/Daniel Kramer/File Photo. By Steve Holland | GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. Exxon Mobil ...
Politics|Exxon CEO Said to Be Top Contender for Secretary of State; Giuliani Is OutNew York Times
Exxon CEO Rex Tillerson emerges as Trump's top Secretary of State candidateDallas News (blog)
Reports: Huntsville High School graduate a leading Secretary of State candidateKBTX
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Gambia President Jammeh rejects outcome of Dec. 1 election
FILE PHOTO Gambia's President Yahya Jammeh attends the plenary session of the Africa-South America Summit on Margarita Island September 27, 2009. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins/Files. 5/5. left. right. Gambian President Yahya Jammeh holds a ...
Yahya Jammeh, Gambian President, Now Refuses to Accept Election DefeatNew York Times
Longtime Gambian ruler now refuses to step asideU.S. News & World Report
Gambian President Rejects Election OutcomeVoice of America
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Daily Beast

When John Glenn Saved Ted Williams
Daily Beast
The baseball great and the legendary astronaut were co-pilots during the Korean War—and Glenn's cool head saved the Hall of Famer during a tense run-in with the enemy. Gil Troy. 12.09.16 9:01 PM ET. That great American hero, John Glenn, died just days ...
John Glenn's Space Orbit Would Not Have Happened Without This
Annie Glenn: 'When I called John, he cried. People just couldn't believe that I could really talk.'Washington Post
John Glenn to Lie in State in OhioU.S. News & World Report -Forbes -New York Times
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Donald Trump Is Building the Most Conservative Presidential Cabinet In US History
A lot was written during the presidential campaign about the end of norms. It was a norm for a presidential candidate to release his or her taxes; now it isn't. It was a norm to divest one's assets and put them in a blind trust; now it isn't. It was a ...
Trump vs. Obama: How Harsh Rhetoric Softened After Election DayWall Street Journal (blog)
What is 'big problem' Obama supposedly shared with Trump?BBC News
As Trump skips intel briefings, questions intensifyMSNBC -Bloomberg
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Veteran Finds Forgiveness, Peace in Standing Rock Fight
CANNON BALL, N.D. — For months, Dustin Monroe has made the 11-hour drive from his home in Missoula, Montana, to this remote part of the frozen North Dakota plains to bring supplies and support to the thousands protesting the controversial Dakota ...
Obama administration proves willing to rewrite the rules on Dakota AccessThe Hill (blog)
Dakota Access protesters tap into pipeline of cash with $11M haul on crowdfunding sitesWashington Times
Why the Dakota Access Pipeline protest continuesSan Francisco Chronicle
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