Politico

Trump Treasury pick diverges from GOP playbook
Politico
Treasury secretary nominee Steven Mnuchin diverged from congressional Republicans Thursday on key policy issues, signaling a willingness to go his own way on bank regulation and tax administration. In a sometimes contentious hearing before the Senate ...
Trump's Treasury nominee Steven Mnuchin denies he ran 'foreclosure machine'USA TODAY
Trump's treasury nominee defends his record at bank labeled as 'foreclosure machine'Washington Post
Treasury Nominee Mnuchin Supports Strong Dollar, Calling China Manipulator, Raising Debt CeilingForbes
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CNN

Everything you need to know about Trump's inauguration, weekend protests
CNN
Washington (CNN) After about two years' worth of campaigning, a wild election and a tumultuous transition period, this Friday Donald Trump will become the 45th President of the United States. Trump officially becomes President at noon and will take the ...
The Hill's 12:30 ReportThe Hill
History of Change and Tradition on Inauguration DayABC News
Ready for Day One: Trump poised to take executive actionsYahoo News
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Huffington Post

The Ethics Problems Plaguing Trump's Cabinet Have Sunk Plenty Of Prior Nominees
Huffington Post
WASHINGTON ― Three of President-elect Donald Trump's nominees for Cabinet positions on Wednesday revealed that they had engaged in illegal or questionable behavior that prior administrations have considered serious enough to necessitate a ...
Democrats will allow Friday confirmation votes on some national security nominees but promise fights on other picksWashington Post
Senate Dems will only allow two Trump nominees to be confirmed on Day OnePolitico
Senate to vote Friday on Trump's defense picksThe Hill (blog)
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New York Times

Rick Perry Says He Is No Longer a Climate Change Denialist
New York Times
President-elect Donald J. Trump's choices to lead the Treasury and Energy Departments faced sharp questions over issues and ethics in their Senate confirmation hearings, but neither seemed to lose any support from Republicans. □ Rick Perry, the former ...
Dems blast Trump plans for deep spending cutsThe Hill
Rick Perry expresses 'regret' for pledging to abolish Energy DepartmentWashington Post
Rick Perry tells Senate panel he's ready to lead the Energy Department, which he once wanted to eliminateLos Angeles Times
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USA TODAY

Assange hedges on extradition to US
The Hill
WikiLeaks head Julian Assange will not willfully face charges in the United States without negotiating with the Department of Justice about what those charges are, he said during a Thursday press conference. Assange had made the offer since September ...
Obama's Last Full Day On Job Filled With Nostalgia and Thank You CallsNBCNews.com
Julian Assange Repeats Offer of Extradition to USNew York Times
WikiLeaks' Assange says he's willing to return to USUSA TODAY
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New York Times

Gambia's New President Is Sworn In as Troops Enter the Country
New York Times
Adama Barrow, the newly elected president of Gambia, was sworn in on Thursday in a ceremony at an embassy in neighboring Senegal. Yahya Jammeh, Gambia's repressive leader for the past 22 years, has refused to step down after losing the recent ...
Senegalese troops enter Gambia to force longtime leader to step down, reports sayWashington Post
Gambia crisis: Senegal sends in troops to back elected leaderBBC News
Gambian President-Elect Is Sworn In as Foreign Troops Enter CountryWall Street Journal
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NPR

The America Donald Trump Is Inheriting, By The Numbers
NPR
When he takes the oath of office on Friday, President Trump will inherit a far different country than President Obama did eight years ago. It's a nation that is far more solid in some ways (economics) and shakier in others (terrorist attacks). We have ...
In Farewell, Obama Sets Red Lines That Would Pull Him Back Into FrayNew York Times
POLITICO's must-read briefing on what's driving the day in WashingtonPolitico
Speak out: We need to keep an eye on CongressChicago Tribune
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CNBC

George Soros calls Trump a 'would-be dictator' who 'is going to fail'
CNBC
George Soros, billionaire and founder of Soros Fund Management LLC, looks on during an interview at the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, Switzerland, on Thursday, Jan. 21, 2016. George Soros thinks President-elect Donald Trump will fail — and ...
GEORGE SOROS: Trump is a con man and he will failBusiness Insider
George Soros Says Markets Will Falter as Uncertainty Takes OverBloomberg
Alexander Soros, Scion of Billionaire George Soros, Being Groomed to take ControlThe New American
Reuters -ValueWalk -The Guardian
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CNN

ANALYSIS: Michelle Obama Moves on From FLOTUS to Voice of Influence
ABC News
There isn't much that's certain about Washington these days, but there is this: one of the most fascinating question of the Obama post-presidency has got to be, 'What's next for Michelle?' She might have started as a reluctant political spouse, but ...
Obama's Parting Gift: The Power Not to Fear White RacismThe New Yorker
What First Ladies Have Worn On Inauguration Day: FLOTUS Gowns, From Jackie Kennedy To Michelle Obama ...International Business Times
So, What's Next For Michelle Obama?Yahoo News
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CBS News

Orlando cop-shooting suspect spews expletives at judge in courtroom outburst
CBS News
ORLANDO, Fla. -- A suspect in a police officer's slaying directed expletive-laced outbursts at a judge during his initial hearing Thursday on charges that he also killed his pregnant ex-girlfriend. Markeith Loyd declared that many of the accusations ...
SEE IT: Accused Fla. cop killer's court tirade (GRAPHIC LANGUAGE)New York Daily News
Orlando police shooting suspect spouts expletives at judgeUSA TODAY
Police release aerial video of Markeith Loyd captureOrlando Sentinel
WKMG Orlando -WFTV Orlando
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