President-elect Donald Trump is almost a month into his transition, preparing to take over the Oval Office. Judy Woodruff sits down with the Partnership for Public Service’s Max Stier, an expert on presidential transitions, to discuss why this phase is…
In our news wrap Tuesday, President Obama gave his last major national security speech, defending his record on fighting terrorism while maintaining American ideals. Addressing troops at MacDill Air Force Base in Tampa, Florida, Mr. Obama said he had overseen…
By PBS NewsHour
Egypt has experienced turbulent relations with the U.S. under the Obama administration, but President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi was the first foreign leader to congratulate President-elect Donald Trump on his victory. Chief foreign affairs correspondent Margaret Warner interviews Egyptian foreign minister…
By PBS NewsHour
On Sunday, the Army Corps of Engineers denied a crucial permit for construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline, which was set to snake half a mile south of the Standing Rock Sioux reservation. But is the victory for the tribe…
By Nsikan Akpan, Leigh Anne Tiffany
Science, technology and health policy under Donald Trump will feature cuts, but also inescapable progress.
By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar, Associated Press
Healthcare premiums will go up sharply next year under President Barack Obama's health care law, and many consumers will be down to just one insurer, the administration confirmed Monday.
By Associated Press
The high court split 4-4 in late June, effectively killing the White House's plans to shield from deportation immigrants who are in the country illegally and provide them work permits.
By JOAN LOWY AND JUSTIN PRITCHARD, Associated Press
One self-driving technology expert said the overall tenor of the White House's new guidance signaled that the federal government truly has embraced autonomous driving.
By Alan Richard, The Hechinger Report
Here’s what changed and what didn’t in a small town that Barack Obama promised to help nine years ago.
By Eric Tucker, Associated Press
U.S. to give directive to schools on transgender bathroom access.
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