It's only 'logical' says outgoing Defense Secretary Ash Carter as he sought to reassure American-led coalition
President-elect Donald Trump will be handed power on 19 December by electors who cast final 2016 vote.
Push for electors to choose anyone but Trump comes amidst calls for briefing ahead of final vote.
Intelligence claiming Russia hacked US election to support Donald Trump to be made public.
Documentarian behind Fahrenheit 9/11 takes Trump to task for not getting national security briefings
Climate change denier who sits on board of controversial Dakota oil pipeline will form US energy policy.
China's spat with President-elect needs to avoid 'spiralling out of control' says French foreign minister.
Putin is ready to meet Trump anytime, as Russia's foreign minister says Tillerson's pragmatism lays a 'foundation' for cooperation
Oil giant boss who brokered deal with Vladimir Putin will 'reverse years of misguided foreign policies' says Trump team.
Cybersecurity firm Crowdstrike caught Russian intruders in DNC computers.
Examining data pollsters gauge the impact of what they're calling the 'Comey effect'.
President-elect hints at approving Keystone XL pipeline and speeding up energy projects.
Republicans support election-tampering probe, as Senator Lindsey Graham says "I'm going after Russia in every way".
Business leaders say softer stance on immigration status needed to support economy.
Secretary of State in Georgia demands response over 'illegal' action from Secretary of Homeland Security
Burger chain CEO who floated idea of automating fast-food jobs opposes large minimum-wage hikes
Michael Hayden praises defence picks, but says Trump's claim Russia isn't behind hack on Democrats is not reality.
Drone pioneer Michael Flynn seeks to stamp out Islamist ideology as Trump's National Security Adviser.
Democrats are bemoaning president-elect's choice of fossil-fuel advocate to head up environmental post.
Colorado Democratic electors join cast of Electoral College members who see Trump as 'unfit for office'.
President-elect presides over 'divided states of America' says Time.
Michael Flynn Jr has been preparing an application to join the National Security Council staff.
Government-run Chinese media say nation won't be a 'fat lamb' for the US under Trump.
Several billionaires, a Wall Street banker, career politicians, and anti-abortion and anti-gay advocates make up Trump's picks to run the US.
'Do you think we and our nation will let him do that?' the Iranian president said.
Green Party leader challenges Trump to drop court cases as Michigan judge OKs by-hand recount
Follows Obama's visit to Hiroshima, the site of the US nuclear bomb attack on Japan in 1945.
Call was planned weeks in advance after Trump Organization travelled to Taiwan to scout luxury hotel site.
Green Party plan for recount in three states may be meeting an inglorious end in court.
President-elect compares Iran hawk Mattis to Second World War General George Patton.