President-elect Donald Trump is set to meet with ex-Texas governor Rick Perry, a one-time rival for the GOP nomination, who's been mentioned as a possibility to head the Agriculture or Veterans Affairs. (USA Today)
Trump met this weekend with other contenders for top U.S. posts, including retired general James Mattis who's emerged as a leading candidate for defense secretary, and Mitt Romney, who's under consideration for secretary of state. (Reuters)
Russian President Vladimir Putin said Trump confirmed to him that he's willing to mend ties between the two nations, though he also said he would welcome President Barack Obama in Russia. (Reuters)
President Obama, speaking in Lima, Peru, said he doesn't intend to be Trump's constant critic, but reserved the right to speak out if the president-elect or his policies breach certain "values or ideals." (AP)
Incoming first lady Melania Trump and son Barron are expected to move to the White House "right after" Barron's school year is completed in New York City, President-elect Trump told NBC News. Donald Trump is expected to spend some of his time at Trump Tower.
Alec Baldwin returned to "Saturday Night Live" to play Trump for the first time since the election, but the president-elect did not see the funny side, tweeting SNL is a "biased show." (NBC News)