Ronna Romney McDaniel, the niece of prominent Trump critic, 2012 presidential nominee Mitt Romney, was elected to serve as RNC chairman.
Some say the lines — painted between double-yellow lines on roadways — are a simple tribute, others say they’re a hazard.
We’ve pulled together a schedule of events to guide you through the week.
Here’s a peek at the dollars and cents behind the events in Washington.
The strikes were carried out overnight and were authorized by President Barack Obama, marking perhaps his final use of military force.
Officials are in the final stages of sealing off a heavily fortified security zone encompassing the Capitol and the historic National Mall.
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Attention was turning to which nominees may be confirmed Friday as a Senate panel favorably reported James Mattis’ nod for defense chief.
Credit Suisse will pay a $2.5 billion civil penalty and $2.8 billion in consumer relief, to be paid over five years after the settlement.
The new regulations include setting new limits on what it may do with large sets of digital files that might contain private information.
He was a former Jesuit school valedictorian who conjured a tale of demonic possession and gave millions the fright of their lives.
It’s the first time that temperatures have blown past the previous record three years in a row. Pittsburgh saw its second-warmest year.
The record settlement is the second for the giant drug distributor. In 2008, McKesson paid a $13.25 million fine over similar allegations.
The 92-year-old, who had been hospitalized since Saturday, underwent a procedure “to protect and clear his airway that required sedation.”
President Barack Obama said that he did not expect to weigh in on day-to-day policy debates after departing the White House this week.
Obama is planning more commutations in his final days in office after a dramatic move to cut short convicted leaker Manning's sentence.
The video taken by a visitor to the Circle B Bar Reserve on Sunday shows the gator estimated to be about 12-feet long.
After being rejected by the Trump team, Charlie Brotman, 89, decided to work that day for the Washington, D.C., region’s NBC station, NBC4.
The government has the authority to restrict rallies in the public space located between 13th and 14th streets on Pennsylvania Avenue NW.
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Meanwhile, as the Michigan billionaire was facing a partisan assault, Rep. Ryan Zinke, R-Mont., made his case to be interior secretary.
A Washington Post-ABC News poll had his favorability rating at 40 percent, compared with Barack Obama’s 79 percent before inauguration.
The court’s eventual decision could call into question the constitutionality of “Blaine Amendments” in 38 states across the country.
The measures have been in the works for years, but they were announced Tuesday after criticism from President-elect Donald Trump.
The bank will pay a $3.1 billion civil penalty and provide $4.1 billion in relief to homeowners.
The president allowed the Army officer convicted of leaking more than 700,000 U.S. documents to go free nearly three decades early.
Mike Doyle already was on the fence, but the president-elect’s remarks about U.S. Rep. John Lewis pushed him over the edge.
The number rose sharply after Donald Trump criticized civil rights icon John Lewis via Twitter on Saturday.
Putin described a dossier on Trump as part of efforts by Obama's administration to "undermine the legitimacy of the president-elect."
The world's biggest retailer is planning $6.8 billion in capital investments in the U.S. in the coming fiscal year.
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Some states, cities and towns package the public holiday as a broader celebration of both Rev. King and Confederate leaders.
The renowned rockabilly and western swing musician owed his long career to a fateful coin toss in 1959.
Pastors of mixed flocks are striving to balance appeals to unity with uncompromising calls for justice.
William Perry, who served under Bill Clinton, worries that the use of nuclear weapons is more likely now than during the Cold War.
Microsoft founder Bill Gates is the richest individual with a net worth of $75 billion.
The episode was seen as highlighting the challenges the president-elect faces with minorities as he prepares to take office Friday.
Noor Salman was taken into custody Monday in the San Francisco area and is facing charges in Florida including obstruction of justice.
Organizers are expecting average turnout for the inauguration ceremony but bracing for large numbers for a demonstration the next day.
The Supreme Court is set to consider whether a law barring disparaging trademarks violates free-speech rights.
Earlier this month, the man known on the wrestling circuit for his dives was found not competent to stand trial in a 1983 death.
By then, people as far away as the United Kingdom had seen the footage of Appalachian girl Katelyn Nicole Davis.
The party’s leaders faced crowds ranging in size from dozens to thousands of people, urging them to protest the push for repeal.
Much of the region remained under an ice storm warning on the eve of the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday.
There were 27,875 deaths in the first three quarters of last year, compared to 25,808 deaths in the same period in 2015.
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The president-elect declined to reveal specifics in the telephone interview late Saturday with The Washington Post.
Despite the president’s personal achievement, the struggles for 38 million other people continues.
Michigan billionaire Betsy DeVos, the nominee for education secretary, has spent millions to support charters and school choice.
Jeff Jeans said that he only got health insurance because of Obamacare and wonders why Congress would repeal it without any new plan in