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FILE - In this Jan. 12, 2017 file photo, CIA Director-designate Rep. Michael Pompeo, R-Kan. testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington. The Senate is on track to confirm Pompeo to run the CIA and is expected to vote on his nomination Monday, Jan. 23, 2017, evening. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File)
January 23, 2017 - 5:11 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on activities in Congress (all times EST): 5:55 p.m. Lawmakers from both parties are admonishing a federal ethics official who sent a series of tweets commenting on President Donald Trump's potential conflicts of interest. Members of the House Oversight and Government...
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In this photo released by Dominican Republic Highway Police and Military Commission, locals and authorities stand at the fatal crash site of MLB player Yordano Ventura near Juan Adrian, Dominican Republic, Sunday, Jan. 22, 2017. Royals pitcher Yordano Ventura, whose electric arm and confident demeanor helped lead Kansas City to a long-awaited World Series championship in 2015, died in this car crash in his native Dominican Republic early Sunday. He was 25. (Dominican Republic Highway Police and Military Commission, via AP)
January 22, 2017 - 3:56 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Yordano Ventura quit school as a teenager so he could begin working a construction job to help his family make ends meet, laboring day after day in the hot sun of the Dominican Republic. It was a chance tryout with the Kansas City Royals that changed the trajectory of his...
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A large crowd gathers at the Capitol for the Women's March on Jackson, Miss., as people across the nation rally in support of women's rights Saturday, Jan. 21, 2017. (Elijah Baylis/The Clarion-Ledger, via AP)
January 22, 2017 - 8:50 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times EST): 9:45 a.m. President Donald Trump is doing a quick about-face about the protests that swept through Washington and around the world on Saturday. Trump tweeted Sunday morning that "Peaceful protests are a hallmark of our...
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In this Jan. 19, 2017, photo, police stand guard outside the Trump International Hotel on Pennsylvania Avenue in Washington. While President Donald Trump’s hotel in Washington did serve as a hub of inaugural activities it also stands as ground zero for what top Democrats and some ethics advisers see as his unique web of conflicts of interest. Trump’s lease with the federal government to develop and operate a hotel inside the historic Old Post Office building expressly prohibits any elected official from benefiting from the property, yet Trump has not divested from his company or this particular project. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)
January 21, 2017 - 7:29 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Red, white and blue balloons rained down over crystal chandeliers in the soaring atrium of the Trump International Hotel at midnight Friday — "a new inaugural tradition," its social media account promised. But while President Donald Trump's hotel in Washington did serve as a hub...
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With Capitol Hill in the background, President Donald Trump and the first family ride in a motorcade during the inaugural parade in Washington, Friday, Jan. 20, 2017, after Donald Trump was sworn in as the 45th president of the United States. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
January 21, 2017 - 7:07 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times EST): 8:10 p.m. The White House has edited first lady Melania Trump's official bio to remove a reference to the QVC shopping network. When posted Friday, the White House website said the former model had launched her jewelry...
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President Donald Trump speaks at the Central Intelligence Agency in Langley, Va., Saturday, Jan. 21, 2017. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
January 21, 2017 - 3:52 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times EST): 4:45 p.m. Backstage photos from the black-tie inaugural balls. A quick peek out the Truman Balcony to admire the view of Washington. A visit to the basement White House bowling alley. President Donald Trump's grown children,...
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From left, President Donald Trump, first lady Melania Trump, Vice President Mike Pence and his wife Karen, sing together during a National Prayer Service at the National Cathedral, in Washington, Saturday, Jan. 21, 2017. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)
January 21, 2017 - 1:58 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times EST): 2:45 p.m. An online petition seeking the release of President Donald Trump's full tax returns has garnered more than enough signatures to merit a White House response. The petition was created on Inauguration Day and had more...
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January 21, 2017 - 11:54 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Interior Department began tweeting again Saturday, a day after an employee shared tweets that appeared unsympathetic to President Donald Trump and prompted a temporary, department-wide freeze on tweeting from its official accounts. The Twitter prohibition came Friday after the...
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President Donald Trump dances with first lady Melania Trump at the Liberty Ball, Friday, Jan. 20, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
January 20, 2017 - 11:42 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Donald Trump's inauguration as the 45th president of the United States (all times EST): 12:15 a.m. The nation's 45th president, Donald Trump, has arrived back at the White House after attending three inaugural balls celebrating his election. The president has used...
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Vendors sell their President-elect Donald Trump wares in Washington, Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, as preparations continue for Friday's presidential inauguration. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)
January 19, 2017 - 11:11 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The lack of a TV set shouldn't prevent you from following Friday's presidential inauguration ceremony, the pomp and circumstance surrounding it, and the many protests and marches planned around the country. Television channels carrying the inauguration live include ABC, NBC, CBS,...
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