Weekend: Chance of Precipitation: Fri: 40% / Sat: 40% / Sun: 40%.
Trump Faults China, but Calls for 'Mutual Respect'
Trump said both countries stand to benefit, but said China hasn't "played by the rules and now's the time they're going to start."Fri, 09 Dec 2016 05:35:00 GMT
Trump Spent $3M on Own Businesses in Campaign's Final Weeks
Hillary Clinton outspent Trump by nearly $40 million in the final weeks of the 2016 presidential campaign.Fri, 09 Dec 2016 13:46:04 GMT
5 Things We've Learned From Trump's Cabinet Picks
First Read is a morning briefing from Meet the Press and the NBC Political Unit on the day's most important political stories and why they matter.Fri, 09 Dec 2016 12:47:00 GMT
Former EPA Head Under Bush Calls Trump's Pick 'Troubling'
Christine Todd Whitman, EPA head under George W. Bush, joins MSNBC's Brian Williams to voice her concerns over Trump's pick to head up the agency, Scott Pruitt.Fri, 09 Dec 2016 10:17:36 GMT
Tycoons Gave Big to GOP Super PACs Down the Stretch
The Senate Leadership Fund raised $39.7 million in the final weeks of the campaign, just shy of 40 percent of its haul for the entire election cycle.Fri, 09 Dec 2016 03:59:00 GMT
Donald Trump to Stay Producer on 'The Apprentice' as POTUS
President-elect Donald Trump will remain an executive producer on the reality television show "The Apprentice" even after takes office next month.Fri, 09 Dec 2016 01:53:00 GMT
Trump to Tap Fast-Food Executive for Labor Secretary
President-elect Donald Trump will nominate Andy Puzder, the outspoken CEO of the fast-food company that owns burger chains Carl's Jr. and Hardee's, as his secretary of labor, a transition team source told NBC News on Thursday. Puzder has been a strong proponent of rolling back regulations within the restaurant industry, and has argued against the Affordable Care Act and raising the federal minimum wage. He has also defended controversial ads for Carl's Jr. that have featured women in bikinis eating burgers, calling them, 'very American.'Thu, 08 Dec 2016 22:09:00 GMT
Ellison's DNC Bid Regains Steam but New Threat Looms
Rep. Keith Ellison's bid to chair the Democratic National Committee regained momentum Thursday as Tom Perez waits in the wings.Thu, 08 Dec 2016 21:25:00 GMT
Joe Biden 'Embarrassed' By Ugliness of 2016 Race
Vice President Joe Biden said Thursday he was "embarrassed" by the ugly nature of the 2016 presidential campaign.Thu, 08 Dec 2016 21:07:00 GMT
Post-Election, Trump Continues to Show Knack for the Unpredictable
President-elect Donald Trump has -- either by design or happenstance -- employed a good cop, bad cop routine on key issues leading up to his Inauguration.Thu, 08 Dec 2016 17:52:00 GMT