The number of people executed in the United States in 2016 fell to an historic low, according to the Death Penalty Information Center.
President-elect Donald J. Trump today said he is planning to nominate Jay Clayton Chairman of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).
Carl Icahn has agreed to serve as a special advisor to the president on issues relating to regulatory reform, President-elect Donald J. Trump announced today.
President-elect Donald J. Trump is nominating former U.S. Army infantry officer and current Virtu Financial Founder and Executive Chairman Vincent “Vinnie” Viola as Secretary of the Army.
Atlanta Police Chief George N. Turner will retire from his position with the Atlanta Police Department (APD) after 35 years of service.
President-elect Donald J. Trump is planning to nominate Steven Mnuchin as Secretary of the U.S. Department of Treasury, Wilbur Ross as Secretary of the U.S. Department of Commerce and Todd Ricketts as Deputy Secretary of Commerce.
President-elect Donald J. Trump is nominating U.S. Rep. Tom Price, R-Ga., chairman of the House Budget Committee, as Secretary of the United States Department of Health and Human Services and Seema Verma as administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.
Fidel Castro, a revolutionary who rose to power in 1959 and ruled Cuba with an iron fist for decades, died Friday.
President-elect Donald J. Trump is nominating South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley as the United States Permanent Representative to the United Nations.
A U.S. senator from California wants to do away with the Electoral College.