Sarah Palin is reportedly under consideration to serve as the secretary of veteran affairs in the Trump administration.
Senate Democrats are planning to make the confirmation of Trump nominees “as painful as possible for the new president.”
In his annual state-of-the nation speech, Russian President Vladimir Putin said Russia is “not seeking conflict with anyone.” But “we will not permit harm to our interests.”
The Tennessee wildfires that killed at least seven are “likely to be human-caused.”
“Oil swept to a six-week high on Thursday after OPEC agreed to cut crude output to help clear a glut, while sterling hit a three-month peak after traders interpreted comments from a senior UK official as a crack in the government’s ‘hard Brexit’ line.”