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In Confirmation Hearings, Biden Aides Indicate Tough Approach on China

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During Ms. Haines’s hearing, she promised to take an apolitical approach to intelligence gathering. While she did not mention Mr. Trump’s current director of national...
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Alejandro Mayorkas Is Questioned on Immigration Policy

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WASHINGTON — Alejandro N. Mayorkas, President-elect Joseph R. Biden Jr.’s pick to lead the Department of Homeland Security, said at a Senate confirmation hearing on...
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Melania Trump’s Legacy: Missteps, Mystery and, in the End, Absence

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“I find it shameful that surrounding these tragic events there has been salacious gossip, unwarranted personal attacks and false misleading accusations on me — from...
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12 National Guard Members Removed From Inauguration Duties Amid Extremist Threats

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WASHINGTON — Twelve National Guard members have been removed from duties related to the inauguration of President-elect Joseph R. Biden Jr., two of them for...