December 14, 2016 Archive December 2016

Oklahoma court tosses abortion law on hospital privileges

$1.3 billion Oakland Raiders stadium financing deal under consideration

Source: Donald Trump's campaign is threatening "political reprisal" for defecting Republican electors

Look Again: The day's most compelling images from around the globe

Say hello to Waymo: Google's self-driving car project gets a new name

Energy Department slaps down Donald Trump's "witch hunt" of climate change staffers

Mitt Romney is no hero: He's a big old two-time failure, and Donald Trump is partly his fault

Newspeak for the rest of us: Learning a new language can give new insight, improve tolerance

John Kasich signs strict 20-week abortion ban, but is lauded for vetoing 6-week ban

From Beyoncé's "Lemonade" to Chance The Rapper's "Coloring Book," music rocked this year

BULLSH**TER OF THE DAY: Donald Trump, for channeling his inner 8-year-old for a tweet about his new bestie Rex Tillerson

With Fox's "Star," Lee Daniels expands his nighttime soap empire

Best albums of 2016: 10 fantastic artists create an unusually lush and diverse selection of important music

Rock sideman steals the show: Jason Narducy comes off the road and produces a second album as solo act Split Single

Will Obama regret not doing more for black Americans?

WATCH: Affordable Care Act enrollment deadline is Dec. 15 — here's why you should care

VOTE: Did Russia actually hack the election? Maybe we're all just living in the Matrix

WATCH: Former EPA chief: Trump can't keep campaign promises to coal country

WATCH: The 2024 presidential candidate stops by Trump Tower — Kanye West

5 incredible moments of Bernie Sanders' town hall in Wisconsin's Trump country

Robert Reich: Dark cloud of illegitimacy hangs over Donald Trump's pending presidency

Donald Trump tweets and investors cringe — but some make money

Our foreign correspondent reports from Trumplandia: You won't believe what happened when they held an election in America!

Rise of the alt-right: How mainstream conservatives' obsession with purity fueled a new right-wing radicalism

Colorado electors can't switch votes, judge rules

"Growing Pains" star and TV host Alan Thicke dies at age 69

Secretary of Energy Rick Perry would bring oil industry ties to Energy Department

Rex Tillerson's name was suggested to Donald Trump by three establishment Republicans who represented him

Dark water, darker times: Flint's water crisis isn't over — and Donald Trump isn't likely to help

WATCH: Does analog ground us in reality? Material existence is still strong in today's digital world

Fountainhead of bad ideas: Ayn Rand's fanboys take the reins of power

Sen. Bob Corker wants a limited probe into Russia's involvement in hacking Democrats

Michael Moore warns Electoral College that it's "too dangerous" to vote for Trump

Donald Trump Jr. is interviewing Interior secretary choices while helping run the Trump business

In Wisconsin, rally-goers boo as Donald Trump says he's "come to appreciate" Paul Ryan

National treasures: National Film Registry preservation list includes "The Breakfast Club," "The Princess Bride" and "The Lion King"

"The wounded and dead are lying in the street": Aleppo cease-fire breaks down, trapping civilians

Not one D.C. high school marching band wants to play Donald Trump's inauguration

Lock him up? Michael Flynn, Donald Trump's pick for national security adviser, mishandled classified information

Federal government orders Donald Trump to give up his D.C. hotel before moving into White House

Abortion isn't linked with mental illness, study shows — but being denied one might be

The race to 37: Electoral College members say they're seeing possible defections

Sandy Hook, four years later: Thoughts and prayers after mass shootings fall short

Environmental Protection Agency: Fracking causes drinking water contamination

How to win Donald Trump and influence policy: Behind the defeat of an unpopular appointment

Sad passing: Alan Thicke, one of America's great dads for a generation of TV viewers, dies at 69