El Chapo is hauled off to US jail that has held terrorists
NEW YORK (AP) -- In a scene U.S. authorities had dreamed of for decades, Mexican drug lord and escape artist Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman was hauled into an American courtroom Friday and then taken away to an ultra-secure jail that has held some of the world's most dangerous terrorists and mobsters....
Bergdahl lawyers: Trump's criticism prevents fair trial
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- President Donald Trump's scathing criticism of Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl will prevent the soldier from getting a fair trial on charges he endangered comrades by walking off his post in Afghanistan, Bergdahl's attorneys said Friday....
Ailing George H.W. Bush, wife, showing improvement
HOUSTON (AP) -- Doctors removed former President George H.W. Bush's breathing tube on Friday and he was breathing well on his own at a Houston hospital, his spokesman said....
Michigan says 38 underperforming public schools could close
LANSING, Mich. (AP) -- Michigan announced Friday that it plans to close up to 38 underperforming schools in Detroit and other urban communities, potentially affecting 18,000 students and marking the first time that the state could close traditional public schools explicitly for academic reasons....
Hawaii bill compels mediation for Zuckerberg-type land deals
HONOLULU (AP) -- A Hawaii lawmaker said Friday he plans to introduce legislation that could force Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg into mediation before he is allowed to buy real estate on Kauai island....
According to the 20th Amendment of the U.S. Constitution the terms of the President and the Vice President shall end at noon on the 20th day of January, and the terms of their successors shall then begin. Before entering Execution of the Office, the successor shall take the following Oath:--"I do solemnly swear that I will faithfully execute the Office of President of the United States, and will to the best of my ability, to preserve, protect and defend the Constitution of the United States."
Was Donald Trump wrong to say John Lewis is "all talk and no action" after Lewis questioned the legitimacy of his presidency?