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Pakistan beat India in cricket, so India arrested a bunch of its fans for cheering – Washington Post

Pakistan beat India in cricket, so India arrested a bunch of its fans for cheering – Washington Post

Washington Post Pakistan beat India in cricket, so India arrested a bunch of its fans for cheeringWashington PostIn the United States, cheering on a rival sports team while in that team's territory will get you mean looks and perhaps a punch thrown your way, if enough alcohol is involved. In India, cheering on Pakistan's national […]

Trump fills White House counsel and deputy national security posts – Washington Post

Kathleen “KT” McFarland is seen at her home in New York. (Jason Decrow/AP) By Jerry Markon, Karen Tumulty and Karoun Demirjian November 25 at 5:28 PM President-elect Donald Trump on Friday named a libertarian election lawyer as his White House counsel and a hard-line former Reagan administration official to a top post on his national […]

Trump expected to tap billionaire investor Wilbur Ross for commerce secretary – Washington Post

By Ylan Q. Mui and Robert Costa November 24 at 2:06 PM Billionaire investor Wilbur Ross met with President-elect Donald Trump and Vice President-elect Mike Pence on Nov. 20 in Bedminster, N.J. where Trump and Pence have been holding transition meetings at his private golf course. (The Washington Post) Wilbur Ross, the billionaire investor considered […]

Trump terrifies public school advocates with education secretary pick – Washington Post

By Valerie Strauss November 23 at 6:39 PM President-elect Donald Trump calls out to media as he and Betsy DeVos pose for photographs at Trump National Golf Club Bedminster cin Bedminster, N.J., Saturday, Nov. 19, 2016. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster) Advocates of public education in the United States have worried that President-elect Donald Trump would tap […]

Trump’s latest Cabinet-level picks mark a move to diversify his administration – Washington Post

By Karen Tumulty and Jerry Markon November 23 at 8:05 PM President-elect Donald Trump on Wednesday began to follow through on a pledge to put together a diverse administration — not only expanding its makeup along ethnic and gender lines, but also inviting aboard former critics and adversaries. Trump named South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley […]

Betsy DeVos, Trump’s Education pick, is a billionaire with deep ties to the Christian Reformed community – Washington Post

By Sarah Pulliam Bailey November 23 at 4:54 PM President-elect Donald Trump named Betsy DeVos as his nominee for education secretary. Here’s what you need to know about the conservative activist and billionaire donor. (Sarah Parnass,Osman Malik/The Washington Post) Donald Trump announced on Wednesday that he would nominate Betsy DeVos, a billionaire philanthropist with deep […]

Trump nominates two prominent GOP women: DeVos as education secretary, Haley as UN ambassador – Washington Post

President-elect Donald Trump named Betsy DeVos as his nominee for education secretary. Here’s what you need to know about the conservative activist and billionaire donor. (Sarah Parnass,Osman Malik/The Washington Post) By Jerry Markon, Robert Costa and Emma Brown November 23 at 4:08 PM President-elect Donald Trump on Wednesday selected two prominent Republican women for Cabinet-level […]

Trump picks billionaire Betsy DeVos, school voucher advocate, as Education Secretary – Washington Post

President-elect Donald Trump calls out to the media as he and Betsy DeVos pose for photographs at Trump National Golf Club Bedminster clubhouse in Bedminster, N.J., Saturday, Nov. 19, 2016. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster) (Carolyn Kaster/AP) By Emma Brown November 23 at 1:53 PM President-elect Donald Trump intends to name Betsy DeVos, a conservative activist and […]

As US ambassador to UN, Nikki Haley would face world’s most intractable conflicts – Washington Post

Gov. Nikki Haley (R-S.C.) was reportedly tapped to be President-elect Donald Trump’s ambassador to the United Nations. Here’s what you need to know about the rising Republican star. (Jenny Starrs/The Washington Post) By Carol Morello November 23 at 12:53 PM South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley, the daughter of Indian immigrants with no experience in international […]

Trump nominates SC Gov. Nikki Haley to be UN ambassador – Washington Post

Gov. Nikki Haley (R-S.C.) was nominated to be President-elect Donald Trump’s ambassador to the United Nations. Here’s what you need to know about the rising Republican star. (Jenny Starrs/The Washington Post) By Jerry Markon and Robert Costa November 23 at 12:03 PM President-elect Donald Trump announced Wednesday that he will nominate South Carolina Gov. Nikki […]

These maps show how Russia has Europe spooked – Washington Post

2 Desktop notifications are on   | Turn off Get breaking news alerts from The Washington Post Turn on desktop notifications? Yes Not now It looks like you’ve previously blocked notifications. Please update your browser permissions to allow them. By David Filipov November 23 at 6:30 AM MOSCOW — The Kremlin has brushed off Western concerns […]

Trump’s claim that ‘the president can’t have a conflict of interest’ – Washington Post

By Glenn Kessler and Michelle Ye Hee Lee November 23 at 3:00 AM (Hiroko Masuike/The New York Times via AP) “The law’s totally on my side, meaning, the president can’t have a conflict of interest.”— Donald Trump, interview with the New York Times, Nov. 22, 2016 President-elect Donald Trump will enter office with an astonishing […]

Europe’s Jews are divided on Trump, Moscow’s chief rabbi says – Washington Post

2 Desktop notifications are on   | Turn off Get breaking news alerts from The Washington Post Turn on desktop notifications? Yes Not now It looks like you’ve previously blocked notifications. Please update your browser permissions to allow them. By Adam Taylor November 23 at 1:00 AM Donald Trump collects his ballot with his son-in-law […]

Trump backs away from some of his strident campaign promises – Washington Post

President-elect Donald Trump leaves after a meeting at the New York Times. (Timothy A. Clary/AFP/Getty Images) By Karen Tumulty November 22 at 7:05 PM President-elect Donald Trump abruptly abandoned some of his most tendentious campaign promises Tuesday, saying he does not plan to prosecute Hillary Clinton for her use of a private email system or […]

Donald Trump can remove barriers to innovation – Washington Times

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What TV journalists did wrong — and the New York Times did right — in meeting with Trump – Washington Post

2 Desktop notifications are on   | Turn off Get breaking news alerts from The Washington Post Turn on desktop notifications? Yes Not now It looks like you’ve previously blocked notifications. Please update your browser permissions to allow them. President-elect Donald Trump held what senior adviser Kellyanne Conway called a “reset” meeting for members of […]

The Latest: Former DC schools chief not seeking a Trump post – Washington Post

President-elect Donald Trump gestures to people seated in a restaurant as he leaves the New York Times building following a meeting, Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2016, in New York. (Mark Lennihan/Associated Press) By Associated Press November 22 at 4:24 PM NEW YORK — The Latest on Donald Trump’s transition to the presidency (all times local): 4:15 […]

Trump will shut down Clinton investigations? That’s not how it’s supposed to work. – Washington Post

By Matt Zapotosky and Ellen Nakashima November 22 at 1:54 PM President-elect Donald Trump’s campaign manager suggested on Tuesday that Trump does not want to pursue investigations of Hillary Clinton. (Carlo Allegri/Reuters) Alabama Sen. Jeff Sessions, the president-elect’s pick to be the next attorney general of the United States, has long advocated for the Justice […]

Hurricane Matthew intensifies as Florida governor orders 1.5 million to evacuate – Washington Post

By Mark Berman October 6 at 9:52 AM At a news conference on Oct. 6, Fla. Governor Rick Scott urged residents in evacuation zones to “get out” and “not take a chance” as Hurricane Matthew approaches the east coast of the state. (Reuters) The strongest storm system to threaten the United States in a decade roared […]

Hurricane Matthew barrels toward Southeast US as officials ready for potentially strongest storm in a decade – Washington Post

By Mark Berman October 5 at 5:29 PM Water, batteries and food are flying off the shelves in South Florida as residents prepare for Hurricane Matthew. The National Hurricane Center says Matthew is expected to be very near the east coast of Florida by Thursday evening. (Reuters) A powerful hurricane expected to grow stronger continued […]

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