In memoir, Haley alleges some on Trump team urged resistance

Politics 11/10/19, 15:01

President Donald Trump's former U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley , alleges in her upcoming memoir that two administration officials who were ultimately pushed out by Trump once tried to get her to join them in opposing some of his policies. In "With All Due Respect," Haley said then-Secretary of State Rex Tillerson ...

Lawmakers ask watchdog to probe migrant teen camp’s contract

U.S. 05/14/19, 12:03

Three Democratic lawmakers are asking a government watchdog agency to investigate how a private company tied to former White House Chief of Staff John Kelly secured a no-bid contract to hold migrant children in a Florida facility. South Florida U.S. representatives Donna Shalala, Debbie Wasserman Schultz and Debbie Mucarsel-Powell sent a ...

Secret Service head Alles leaving, career official tapped

U.S. 04/08/19, 12:47

U.S. Secret Service Director Randolph “Tex” Alles is leaving the Trump administration, the White House said, amid a shake-up in the upper echelon of the Department of Homeland Security. White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said Trump has selected career Secret Service official James Murray to lead the agency, saying he ...

Where’s Mick? Trump acting chief of staff has low-key style

Politics 03/16/19, 13:19

As President Donald Trump struggled with mounting Republican defections over his emergency declaration to pay for a border wall, his acting White House chief of staff wasn't on Capitol Hill cajoling former colleagues or in the West Wing making calls. Instead, Mick Mulvaney was in Las Vegas for an annual getaway ...

Nick Ayers: Trump’s pick for chief of staff out of running

Politics 12/09/18, 16:24

President Donald Trump's top pick to replace John Kelly as chief of staff, Nick Ayers, is no longer expected to fill that role. The Latest on the White House chief of staff (all times local): 4:20 p.m. President Donald Trump's top pick to replace John Kelly as chief of staff, Nick Ayers, is ...

Trump set for his first Army-Navy football game as president

Sports 12/08/18, 14:38

President Donald Trump mixed politics and sports Saturday, announcing the departure of his chief of staff before settling in for Army-Navy football game. The commander in chief flew to Philadelphia for the 119th meeting in the storied rivalry between the service academies, and was to officiate the coin toss at Lincoln ...

Update: Trump says he’s eyeing staff replacements

Politics 11/22/18, 12:03

The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times local): Noon President Donald Trump says he plans to interview potential staff replacements while he's in Florida for a Thanksgiving break. Trump would not say Thursday which positions he was interviewing people for, but Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen (KEER'-sten) Nielsen and chief of staff John ...

Will Kelly stay or won’t he? Trump praises, criticizes aide

Politics 11/19/18, 00:31

President Donald Trump isn't committing to a previous pledge to keep chief of staff John Kelly for the remainder of his term, part of widespread speculation about staffing changes that could soon sweep through his administration. Trump, in a wide-ranging interview that aired on "Fox News Sunday," praised Kelly's work ethic ...

Political ‘veteran’ at age 36 eyed for Trump chief of staff

Politics 11/16/18, 16:10

Nick Ayers could almost be confused for a college fraternity brother as he flashes a broad grin in a selfie taken with Mike Pence just moments after the Indiana governor was named Donald Trump's running mate. In fact, the baby-faced campaign strategist in the white undershirt had a pivotal role in ...

Zinke ‘100 percent confident’ he’ll be cleared in probes

Politics 11/12/18, 21:30

U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke declared Monday he's "100 percent confident" no wrongdoing will be found in pending ethics investigations that have stirred speculation he could get ousted from President Donald Trump's Cabinet.The former Montana congressman and Navy SEAL faces a number of probes by Interior's inspector general, including one ...

Trump visit to US cemetery in France canceled due to rain

Politics 11/10/18, 17:24

President Donald Trump canceled a visit Saturday to a cemetery for Americans killed in World War I, the White House citing bad weather that grounded his helicopter. Trump had been scheduled to lay a wreath and observe a moment of silence at the Aisne-Marne American Cemetery and Memorial, located adjacent to ...

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