And, in the days leading up to the inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump tomorrow, and the Women’s Marches scheduled to take place across the country on Saturday, we’ve been bringing you conversations on issues that affect women in particular, and that may change when the new administration takes office.
Some of the greatest stories we tell each other — the funniest, the most touching — seem to take on increased importance when we’re sitting around with family or our closest friends. And when that sort of reunion takes place on a regular basis, those stories can span the generations.
And as Obama moves out of the White House, his approval ratings are at 60 percent. So why does it seem to so many that the last 8 years were just OK, maybe even a little lackluster? Jonathan Chait, political columnist for New York Magazine, is the author of the brand-new book "Audacity: How Barack Obama Defied His Critics and Created a Legacy That Will Prevail."
Just as the Trump administration will be getting its bearings and preparing to name a long list of ambassadors, one of the nation’s most important trading partners, Mexico, has selected a new ambassador to the U.S. His name is Geronimo Gutierrez, managing director of the North American Development Bank.
Georgia Congressman, and President-elect Donald Trump’s nominee to lead the Department of Health and Human Services, Tom Price answered questions Thursday from members of the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee.
The spacecraft of a University of Arizona-led mission to collect a sample from an asteroid fired its engines in space for the first time last month, and scientists are now calling the deep-space maneuver a success.
Some border state companies and governments want to keep business as usual after the presidential inauguration. And a few weeks after Donald Trump takes office, Sonora will host a summit to strengthen the commercial region.
Sheriff Paul Penzone appeared before the Maricopa County Board of Supervisors to discuss the funding for his department. He said the Sheriff’s Office patrol staff is down 12 percent from staffing goals, and detention officer staff levels are 13 percent below target.