New York Times
Pence Says Flynn's Son Not Involved in Transition, Despite Evidence to the Contrary
New York Times
... □ Vice President-elect Mike Pence says the national security adviser-designate's son has nothing to do with the transition, though evidence suggests otherwise. □ President-elect Donald J. Trump, who flies in his own private jet, appears to have ...
Citing high cost, Trump says Boeing's contract to build Air Force One should be canceled
Trump Says US Should 'Cancel Order' for New Air Force One, Citing Costs
Trump Says Cancel New Air Force One: Costs 'Out of Control'
Oakland Warehouse Manager Tells 'Today' Show: 'I Am Incredibly Sorry'
The manager of the Oakland, Calif., warehouse that burned down, killing at least 36 people, apologized for the devastation while defending his vision for the "Ghost Ship" artists' collective during an agonized, frequently tense interview on the Today show.
Death Toll Stands at 36 in Oakland Warehouse Fire
Warehouse fire: What we know about the victims
Investigations into Oakland fire intensify as grim search for victims enters Day 4
Here Is the Complete List of Nominees for the 2017 Grammys
The nominees for the 59th Grammy Awards were announced this morning (Dec. 6), with last year's Best New Artist winner Meghan Trainor unveiling the contestants for the marquee categories live on CBS. The field is led by Beyoncé with 9 nominations, ...
2017 Grammy nominations: complete list, Beyoncé top nominee, could make history;
2017 Grammys: Snubs and Surprises Include Drake, Sia, David Bowie and More
Grammys snubs: Kanye West misses out on major categories
Pentagon buries report of $125 billion in wasteful bureaucratic spending
According to interviews and confidential memos obtained by the Washington Post, the Pentagon last year produced — and quickly suppressed — a study that, according to one person familiar with the report, was akin to “[turning] on the light in a very ...
Pentagon buries evidence of $125 billion in bureaucratic waste
WashPost: Pentagon Buried Study Revealing $125B in Bureaucratic Waste
The Pentagon reportedly buried a report showing it wasted $125 billion of taxpayer money
Will Beijing cut Trump some slack after that phone call with Taiwan?
In a single phone conversation with Taiwan's President Tsai Ing-wen on Dec. 2, President-elect Donald Trump broke with decades of diplomatic protocol. By speaking directly to Tsai and then calling her the “president of Taiwan” on Twitter, Trump implied ...
Chinese Bombers Circled Taiwan a Week Before Trump's Phone Call
Taiwan's President: Phone Call With Trump 'Doesn't Mean A Policy Shift'
China Flew Nuclear-Capable Bombers Near Taiwan Before Trump Call
Angela Merkel calls for widespread ban on 'full veil' Islamic coverings
BERLIN — German Chancellor Angela Merkel, who last year opened the door to nearly 1 million mostly Muslim migrants, staked out a tough new stance on conservative Islam on Tuesday, including her first direct call for a widespread ban on “full veil” ...
Merkel Backs German Full-Veil Ban in Pitch to CDU Members
Germany's Merkel Pushes to Ban Full Facial Veil
Angela Merkel endorses burka ban 'wherever legally possible'
Samsung wins Supreme Court fight with Apple
WASHINGTON -- The Supreme Court ruled Tuesday that Samsung's violation of Apple's smartphone design patents may involve only a component, rather than the entire product -- a decision that means Samsung might not have to pay penalties reaching into ...
Top Court Orders New Look at Apple's $399 Million Award From Samsung
Supreme Court sides with Samsung over Apple, says payments shouldn't cover whole device profits
Supreme Court: Lower Court Should Reconsider What Samsung Owes Apple
Report: Man who shot Joe McKnight jailed on manslaughter charges
54-year-old Ronald Gasser initially wasn't charged after killing former NFL running back Joe McKnight. That apparently has changed. Via the New Orleans Advocate, Gasser has been jailed on one count of manslaughter. Jefferson Parish Sheriff Newell ...
Joe McKnight's alleged killer arrested on manslaughter charge
Ex-NFL player Joe McKnight's alleged killer charged with manslaughter
Suspect in Joe McKnight shooting arrested, charged with manslaughter
Wall Street Journal
EU's Brexit Negotiator Michel Barnier Puts Tight Timeframe on UK Leaving the Bloc
Wall Street Journal
BRUSSELS—The European Union's chief Brexit pointman sought to put the U.K. on the defensive on Tuesday, laying out a tight timetable for the negotiations and warning that, once it had exited the bloc, Britain would need to come back to agree future ...
UK tech leaders call on Government to ensure Britain's post-Brexit tech future
The EU's chief Brexit negotiator says Britain doesn't have to have a hard Brexit
EU Negotiator Sets 'Brexit' Deal Deadline
French Premier Steps Down to Focus on Presidential Election
New York Times
PARIS — French Prime Minister Manuel Valls stepped down Tuesday to focus on running for president in next year's election and was replaced by Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve, a man who embodies the fight against Islamic extremism. Valls resigned ...
Bernard Cazeneuve Named New French PM after Valls Quits
Cazeneuve named French prime minister
Bernard Cazeneuve becomes new French PM