Trump Jokes Tillerson Leads 'Charmed Life', 'Takes' Oil From Countries
At the black tie event, Trump joked about the safety in the room and his nominee for Secretary of State Rex Tillerson.
1 day ago - NBC News
President-Elect Trump, Back in Washington, Resembles Candidate Trump
Mr. Trump, who had been away from the capital for more than a month, looked forward to a biker-aided inauguration, then returned to Trump Tower.
1 day ago - NY Times - 2 articles
Question Time for Rex Tillerson
Rex Tillerson is in trouble. Since his confirmation hearing last Wednesday, a few senators have been mulling his candidacy as Donald Trump's secretary of state with a growing...
1 day ago - Slate
‘Discover the Dinosaurs' is like ‘Jurassic Park' but much safer and happier
ROSEMONT - With jaws that move and teeth that look sharp enough to do some serious damage, the T-Rex is just one of more than 20 lifelike dinosaurs at Discover the Dinosaurs...
3 days ago - WGN TV
Big Oil's Influence Hits New Heights With Tillerson Nomination
The oil industry has long influenced American politics but the Tillerson nod represents something new: 'the increasing willingness to allow this connection to be seen by the...
4 days ago - Newsweek
Tillerson's Tenure at Exxon Mobil Includes Suits Alleging Torture
Indonesian plaintiffs say Exxon Mobil was complicit in the abuse of people in the Aceh Province, where the firm used to extract gas.
5 days ago - Newsweek
Trump skeptics should take heart in his cabinet nominees
Throughout their long - and at times pointed - confirmation hearings, Sen. Jeff Sessions , former ExxonMobil chief executive Rex Tillerson and retired Marine Corps Gen. James...
5 days ago - New York Post
How Legit Are Chinese Paper's Warnings of War With U.S.?
A state-run paper said the U.S. would have to launch a "large-scale war" to implement Rex Tillerson's calls to block access to disputed islands.
5 days ago - NBC News
Is Tillerson Willing to Go to War Over the South China Sea?
The Exxon boss has shown before he can take Beijing to the limit - but as Secretary of State the stakes will be far higher.
5 days ago - Foreign Policy
Prediction of Climate Change Impacts Not as "Limited" as Tillerson Suggests
Trump's nominee for Secretary of State falls back on subjective language to skirt science
5 days ago - Scientific American
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The Latest: Well wishes pour in for ex-president, first lady
HOUSTON - The Latest on the hospitalizations of former President George H.W. Bush and his wife, Barbara Bush : 6:10 a.m. Former President George H.W. Bush and his wife...
Wild card Istomin dumps defending champion Djokovic out of Australian Open
World No. 117 Denis Istomin produced the shock of the 2017 Australian Open so far by dumping defending champion Novak Djokovic out of the tournament in the second round.
US B-2 bombers strike ISIS camps in Libya - defense officials
US B-2 bombers hit Islamic State camps outside the city of Sirte in Libya, AFP and Reuters report, citing US defense officials.
LGBT Activists Had a Dance Party Protest in Mike Pence's Neighborhood
Protestors in Washington, D.C. on Wednesday night didn't just march their way to Vice President-elect Mike Pence's house-they danced. Roughly 200 people rallied for the “Queer...
Gambia president-elect plans inauguration in Senegal
DAKAR, Senegal - Gambia's president-elect said Thursday he will be sworn into office at the Gambian embassy in neighboring Senegal, while there was no word from longtime leader...
Trump to nominate Sonny Perdue for agriculture secretary: report
U.S. President-elect Donald Trump will name former Georgia Governor Sonny Perdue as his nominee for secretary of agriculture on Thursday, a senior transition official said on...
Study starts on human behavior - on Mars
A group of NASA-funded researchers are poised to enter an isolated geodesic dome on a remote Hawaii volcano to study human behavior in long-term space exploration, including a...
SitRep: Empty Seats in Trump Pentagon, State; U.S. General Readies ISIS War...
NATO Back and Forth; Russia and Turkey Team Up; Chinese Drones Make a Big Leap; And Lots More
30 firefighters feared dead after blaze topples Tehran's oldest high-rise...
Some 30 Iranian firefighters are feared dead after a high-rise commercial building engulfed by fire collapsed in Tehran, according to state TV. Over 200 people are reported...
Soros teaming up with MasterCard to help refugees
Billionaire investor George Soros and global payments company MasterCard are planning to create a social enterprise to help refugees and migrants, as well as others struggling...