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Pentagon chief purges defense boards; Trump loyalists out

Feb. 02, 2021 18:37 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin has ordered hundreds of Pentagon advisory board members to resign this month as part of a broad review of the panels, essentially purging several dozen who were appointed last-minute under the Trump administration. ...

The Latest: Fireworks light up sky to celebrate inauguration

Jan. 20, 2021 22:17 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Joe Biden's presidential inauguration (all times local): 10:15 p.m. Fireworks lit up the sky behind the Washington Monument to mark the end of Inauguration Day for President Joe Biden. Biden and...

Smooth Psaki shows new tone in first Biden press briefing

Jan. 20, 2021 21:10 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — If there's one thing clear after White House press secretary Jen Psaki's first session with reporters on Wednesday, it's that she's determined to minimize drama in the briefing room. Her 31-minute news conference stood in stark contrast to Sean Spicer's...