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Nick Ayers, Aide to Pence, Declines Offer to Be Trump's Chief of Staff
The decision leaves it unclear who will take the top West Wing job as President Trump confronts the fight of his political life, with Democrats newly empowered and the special...
2 minutes ago - NY Times
Ayers will not become Trump's chief of staff: sources familiar with matter
Nick Ayers will not become the next White House chief of staff, but will instead go to work at a political action committee, two sources familiar with the matter said on Sunday.
8 minutes ago - Reuters - 5 articles
Mexico starts oil industry 'rescue' with refinery overhaul
Mexico's new government has detailed plans to build an oil refinery in the home state of President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador and to renovate six others as the oil-producing...
8 minutes ago - ABC News - 2 articles
Macron to break silence, address French nation amid protests
PARIS - Pressure mounted on French President Emmanuel Macron to announce concrete measures to calm protests marked by violence when he addresses the nation Monday evening, and...
12 minutes ago - WGN TV
‘A really dysfunctional culture': Questions raised as public directory of Veterans Affairs staff made secret for ‘safety' reasons
Almost all of the more than 3,000 employees of Veterans Affairs have removed their names from a public on-line directory, with the department claiming that front-line staff...
12 minutes ago - National Post
Former Ag Secretary Bob Bergland Dies At 90
ROSEAU, Minn. - Former U.S. Agriculture Secretary Bob Bergland has died in Minnesota. He was 90. Bergland's daughter, Linda Vatnsdal, says he died Sunday at a nursing home in...
18 minutes ago - CBS - 2 articles
Highlights of Comey Testimony: He Likes Mueller, but They're Not Best Friends
A transcript of the remarks of James B. Comey, the former F.B.I. director, before two House committees on Friday was released. We break it down.
18 minutes ago - NY Times
Mexico starts oil industry ‘rescue' with refinery overhaul
MEXICO CITY - Mexico's new government has detailed plans to build an oil refinery in the home state of President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador and to renovate six others as the...
18 minutes ago - The Seattle Times - 2 articles
Trump's choice for new White House chief of staff will not take over for John Kelly
Nick Ayers, who was widely speculated to be the next White House chief of staff, will not be stepping into John Kelly's role, ABC News has confirmed.
18 minutes ago - ABC News - 5 articles
Congress faces final deadline to undo Trump's net neutrality repeal
The fight to save net neutrality faces a key deadline in Congress on Monday. December 10 is the last day Congress can use an obscure maneuver - a discharge petition - to force...
26 minutes ago - Think Progress
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Oklahoma QB Kyler Murray apologizes for anti-gay tweets
NORMAN, Okla. - Newly minted Heisman Trophy winner Kyler Murray is apologizing for anti-gay tweets posted to his Twitter account several years ago, when he was 14 and 15. The...
Certified killer! Goalscorer Benedetto cracks up internet with crazy...
Boca Junior's Dario Benedetto has cracked up the internet with his facial expression to a defender of arch rival River Plate after firing his team into the lead in the Copa...
Rodgers surpasses Tom Brady, sets new NFL record
A 24-yard touchdown pass to Randall Cobb with 12:44 left in the third quarter against Atlanta on Sunday gave him 359 consecutive attempts without an interception, the longest...
Evers not optimistic Wisconsin Gov. Walker will veto bills
MADISON, Wis. - Wisconsin Gov.-elect Tony Evers says he's not optimistic that outgoing governor Scott Walker will veto bills approved by the Republican-dominated Legislature...
NFL scores: Week 14 live updates, highlights
Week 14 of the 2018 NFL season continues Sunday with another full slate of games. Follow along for scores and stats from around the NFL, plus highlights and notable injury updates.
Draymond Green injury update: Warriors F will return against Timberwolves
Green has been out since Nov. 15 with a toe sprain.
Mark Sanchez gets benched by Redskins in disastrous afternoon
Mark Sanchez's time as the Washington Redskins starts sure was short-lived. The quarterback, making his first start since 2015 against the Giants, found himself benched for...
Eagles vs. Cowboys: Live updates, highlights from NFC East rivalry game
The Eagles take on the Cowboys in an NFC East matchup. Follow along as Sporting News provides live updates and highlights from the game.
Cowboys tried to bring Jason Witten out of retirement, report says
Over the last several weeks, the Cowboys have tried to entice Jason Witten to leave the broadcast booth and rejoin the team.
GM fights to retain key tax credit amid plant closing plans
WASHINGTON - General Motors is fighting to retain a valuable tax credit for electric vehicles as the nation's largest automaker tries to deal with the political fallout...