During a 2013 Aspen Ideas Festival, former secretary of labor Elaine Chao talks about jobs, outreach and the future of the Republican party. Chao was labor secretary under President George W. Bush and deputy transportation secretary under President George H.W. Bush. She has now been tapped by president-elect Donald Trump to serve as secretary of transportation.
Iraqi forces said on Tuesday they had liberated the village of Al-Qasr, as the operation to retake the city of Mosul from Islamic State group fighters continued. Most of the residents fled the village when IS militants took over Mosul, which is only four miles east of the area.
On Monday, President-elect Donald Trump's top advisor Kellyanne Conway met two street performers dubbed "Naked Cowboys" that were in the lobby at Trump Tower. They sang to her, praising Trump's plans for the country, including building a wall, repeating "sounds like a good idea to me." Trump has been in his penthouse apartment all day, meeting with potential administration hires.
Ohio State University administrators are telling students to "run, fight, hide" in the wake of a shooter on campus on the morning of November 28. Seven people have been sent to the hospital, authorities said, and two are known to be in stable condition. (video credit: AP)
On September 2, 2016, the Washington State Patrol (WSP) graduated nine dogs from the 20th Explosive Detection Canine Handler Course. One-by-one, Chief John Batiste called up the newly-minted officers and presented them with their official Washington State Patrol K9 badge.
The press area pool feed shows the Trump Tower lobby as officials and family members arrive for meetings with President-elect Donald Trump and his transition team. Gov. Mary Fallin (R-Okla.) denies she was offered a position on Monday, but did say they discussed a wide range of issues, and "all the wonderful things that will be done for America."
The President-elect shares an update on the Presidential Transition, an outline of some of his policy plans for the first 100 days, and his day one executive actions. Video shared via "the official 2017 Presidential Transition account on YouTube" on Monday, Nov. 21, 2016.