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Dr. Ben Carson in August. (Gerald Herbert/AP)The president-elect picks his former campaign rival to lead the Department of Housing and Urban Development.

2016-12-05 05:11:07 -0700
In a wide-ranging interview in Moscow, the fugitive ex-NSA staffer says he is "encouraged" that Putin might turn him over to Trump.
2016-12-05 03:01:17 -0700

President-elect Donald Trump in Cincinnati, Ohio, on Dec. 1. (Evan Vucci/AP)A foreign ministry spokesman in Beijing says China is maintaining contacts with the president-elect's team.

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