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It's time for Democrats to "turn the page" and look to a new leader on Capitol Hill, Rep. Tim Ryan tells CNBC.
Queen Elizabeth will invite Donald Trump for a state visit to Britain next year to try to cement close ties between the countries.
In the last stop of an international farewell tour, Obama continued his efforts to calm anxieties after Trump's unlikely win in the presidential election.
If Donald Trump launches a trade war with China it would likely result in catastrophic losses for both nations, some have warned.
Clashes between protesters and authorities over the Dakota Access Pipeline escalated on Sunday night, NBC News reports.
Eleven days after being elected, President-elect Donald Trump has taken 8 new policy stances on seven different issues, NBC News reports.
Mitt Romney met with Donald Trump — whom he previously criticized heavily — on Saturday as the president-elect's cabinet takes shape.
With Hillary Clinton no longer a presumptive U.S. president, the Clinton Foundation may face some fallow years, experts say.
After backing Donald Trump, Kanye West delivered another public screed Saturday night, this time about Beyonce and Jay Z.
German companies are holding out hope free trade will win over protectionist policies under a Trump administration.
Trump national security advisor pick, Ret. Lt. Gen. Mike Flynn, is "hard line" and that can be counterproductive, Admiral James Stavridis says.
New York Mayor Bill de Blasio said the city will ask the federal government for reimbursement for Donald Trump's NYPD protection detail.
Warren called on her Senate colleagues to reject attorney general appointee Sessions, who will likely get confirmed by the GOP.
Steve Bannon envisioned an entirely new political movement, one greater than the "Reagan revolution," THR reports.
The Obama administration on Friday blocked the sale of new permits to drill oil and gas in the Chukchi and Beaufort Seas off Alaska.
Some of them have been dogged by controversy and could find their nominations in the Senate held up by Democrats.
Jeff Sessions' past racially insensitive statements may haunt him in winning confirmation as Trump's attorney general.
President-elect Donald Trump offered the post of attorney general to Alabama Sen. Jeff Sessions, a high-level source confirmed to NBC News.
"Donald Trump should be given deference by the Senate in terms of who he should have on his team," says Alberto Gonzales.
Sen. John Thune sat down with CNBC's John Harwood to talk about how Congress will or won't work with the new president.
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An estimated 71.6 million people watched the final debate between White House contenders Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump on TV on Wednesday.
Clinton and Trump agree on this issue, but they're both wrong about how to fix the problem, says Pinar Çebi Wilber.
There isn't a "chorus" behind Donald Trump's debate performance, experts told CNBC.