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A White House military aide and member of the US Navy carries a briefcase known as the "football," containing emergency nuclear weapon codesIt's a plain, bulging leather satchel, but inside it has the ominous power to unleash a nuclear armageddon.

2017-01-19 09:07:03 -0700

Treasury pick Steve Mnuchin grilled over foreclosuresSteven Mnuchin, a former Goldman Sachs exec., tells senators that he worked hard to assist homeowners.

2017-01-19 11:15:43 -0700

President Barack Obama meets with President-elect Donald Trump in the Oval Office. (Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP)The incoming administration will keep staff for assistance on issues like fighting ISIS, international sanctions, and counterterrorism.

2017-01-19 08:58:53 -0700