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China sanctions Pompeo and Trump officials

WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC) – China issued sanctions against former Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and other Trump administration officials. Wednesday’s announcement from the People’s Republic of China Ministry of Foreign Affairs came while Joe Biden was being inaugurated as the 46th President …

Trump delivers farewell address

WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC News) – In the final hours of the Trump presidency, the man who entered the White House with daily made-for-TV moments released a farewell video recorded behind closed doors. “We did what we came here to do, and so …

Biden travels to D.C. for inauguration

WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC) – President-elect Joe Biden is traveling to Washington, D.C. Tuesday ahead of Wednesday’s inauguration. It will be a ceremony unlike any other, taking place in the middle of a pandemic and with security at a level higher than at …

D.C. braces for Inauguration Day

WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC) – In less than 48 hours, Joe Biden will become the 46th President of the United States, but the transfer of power will be unlike any other in the history of our country. The large crowds normally a part …

Inauguration security: D.C. on lockdown

WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC News) — Thousands of National Guard soldiers, police and federal agents are taking positions around Washington, D.C. ahead of President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration. With miles of security fencing going up and streets barricaded, the National Mall where hundreds of …