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Boeing, Chevron and Other Huge Companies Are Spending $90 Million on Trump's Inauguration
Donald Trump

Boeing, Chevron and Other Huge Companies Are Spending $90 Million on Trump's Inauguration

The Presidential Inaugural Committee has raised at least $90 million -- a record -- to pay for the festivities and provide big donors some face time with the new administration.
How to Watch the Presidential Inauguration Online for Free
Donald Trump

How to Watch the Presidential Inauguration Online for Free

At noon ET, Donald J. Trump will become the 45th president of the United States of America. Watch live.
Mark Zuckerberg for President in 2020? Pundits and Comics Share Their Hot Takes.
Mark Zuckerberg

Mark Zuckerberg for President in 2020? Pundits and Comics Share Their Hot Takes.

Do recent moves by the CEO of Facebook signify that he is looking to friend the electorate? Comedians and political analysts react.
Bill Schulz
U.S. Army Asks for Biodegradable Ammo
U.S. Army

U.S. Army Asks for Biodegradable Ammo

Ammunition that carries seeds, which grow plants and clean up after themselves.
U.S. Intel Chiefs Push Back on Trump and Russia Hack
Politics

U.S. Intel Chiefs Push Back on Trump and Russia Hack

Clapper welcomes "healthy skepticism" of US intel, but there's a "difference between skepticism and disparagement."
Sprint and OneWeb Say the 8,000 Jobs Announced by Trump Are Part of Previous Pledge
Jobs

Sprint and OneWeb Say the 8,000 Jobs Announced by Trump Are Part of Previous Pledge

SoftBank holds stakes in both companies and its chief, billionaire businessman Masayoshi Son, earlier in December said he would invest $50 billion in the U.S. and create 50,000 jobs.
We're Trusting Each Other Both More and Less Every Day
News and Trends

We're Trusting Each Other Both More and Less Every Day

We need more transparency, decency and honesty.
Joe Burton
Tech Workers Vow to Never Help Trump Build Muslim Registry
Donald Trump

Tech Workers Vow to Never Help Trump Build Muslim Registry

They would rather resign than be forced to work on such a project.
Trump Team Says Twitter Too Small to Be Included in Tech Meeting
Twitter

Trump Team Says Twitter Too Small to Be Included in Tech Meeting

Twitter's platform played a big role in Trump's ability to speak directly to millions of voters.
Bill Gates: Trump's Messaging Strategy Reminds Me of John F. Kennedy
Bill Gates

Bill Gates: Trump's Messaging Strategy Reminds Me of John F. Kennedy

Gates told CNBC that 'there can be a very upbeat message' about a Trump administration.
Allan Smith
Google Extends Conservative Outreach as Trump Calls Tech Meeting
Google

Google Extends Conservative Outreach as Trump Calls Tech Meeting

The company has ramped up efforts to hire Republican lobbying firms and in-house lobbyists to change the composition of its Washington office.
IBM Promises to Hire Americans as Tech Executives Set to Meet Trump
Jobs

IBM Promises to Hire Americans as Tech Executives Set to Meet Trump

IBM Chief Executive Ginni Rometty is one of more than a dozen U.S. executives serving on an advisory council that Trump has formed to consult him on job creation.
Uber, SpaceX/Tesla and PepsiCo Execs Join Trump Business Council
Tech Leaders

Uber, SpaceX/Tesla and PepsiCo Execs Join Trump Business Council

The group, which includes numerous other top business leaders, aims to give industry input on the private sector to Trump.
Trump Taps Exxon CEO Rex Tillerson as Top U.S. Diplomat
Donald Trump

Trump Taps Exxon CEO Rex Tillerson as Top U.S. Diplomat

Tillerson's experience in diplomacy stems from making deals with foreign countries for Exxon, although questions have been raised about his relations with Russia.