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A Cabinet of Generals? Trump's Choices Get Mixed Reviews

POLITICS | By Lolita C. Baldor | Dec 3
Donald Trump's move to pack his administration with military brass is getting mixed reviews.

Trump Speaks Directly with Taiwan's Leader, Irking China

POLITICS | By Gillian Wong and Johnson Lai | Dec 3
In a break with decades long diplomatic tradition, President-elect Donald Trump spoke directly with the president of Taiwan, a move that drew an irritated response from China on Saturday.

The "Two Trumps" Surface in President-Elect's Transition

POLITICS | By Julie Pace And Jonathan Lemire | Dec 3
Donald Trump's skeptics hope the presidency will reveal a serious side of the brash businessman. His supporters want him to keep the freewheeling style that rattled Washington. In true Trump fashion, so far he's doing both.

Bolt Says 200-Meter World Record Now Likely Beyond Him

SPORTS | By John Leicester | Dec 3
Usain Bolt again said he doesn't plan to run the 200 meters in his final season, realizing that his world record of 19.19 seconds is now likely beyond him.

Republican Lawmaker Defeated at 90 Says He's Not Retiring

POLITICS | By Wilson Ring | Dec 3
Outgoing Republican state Sen. William Doyle wants to make one thing clear when he's asked about his decision to stop pursuing a recount in his narrow election loss: Even at age 90, he's not retiring from politics.

Gambia Leader's Hold on Power Ends with Surprising Speed

INTERNATIONAL | By Robbie Corey-Boulet and Abdoulie John | Dec 3
On Friday night, almost as quickly as he came to power, Yahya Jammeh announced he was leaving.

Emails: Anti-LGBT Law Cost N. Carolina Project with 700 Jobs

WORKPLACE | Dec 2
Internal emails show that city and state officials blame a North Carolina law limiting LGBT protections for a company's decision to pick another state for a new project that includes 700 jobs.

PreP Summit and Toolkit for Youth; Risks of Chronic Conditions Increase in Elders, But Deaths Down

AIDS | By Eric Brus | Dec 2
Eric Brus gives the wrap-up on the first National HIV PrEP Summit, the increase in chronic health conditions among PLWHAs, and SEICUS' new toolkit for providers who serve youth.

Mandy Moore Opens Up on Family, Says Mom & 2 Brothers are Gay

FAMILY | Dec 2
Actress Mandy Moore opened up about her nontraditional family this week in an interview with Byrdie, revealing she has two gay brothers and that her mom is also gay.

HGTV Responds to BuzzFeed Report on 'Fixer Upper' Stars Attending Anti-Gay Church

RELIGION | Dec 2
The HGTV network is responding to a report published by BuzzFeed that takes aim at the hosts of a popular show over their affiliation with a nondenominational, evangelical church that strictly opposes gay marriage and supports conversion therapy.

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