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President Donald Trump moved to advance construction of the Keystone XL and Dakota Access oil pipelines. (WABC-NY)The president makes a claim that seems to contradict his signing of executive actions to advance two controversial pipelines.

2017-01-24 10:30:54 -0700

President Donald Trump speaks while hosting a breakfast with business leaders in the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington, Monday, Jan. 23, 2017. Sitting across from Trump are Vice President Mike Pence, left, and Andrew N. Liveris, Chairman and CEO of Dow Chemical Company. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)The economic outlook is rosier for the president than it was for his predecessor eight years ago.

2017-01-24 09:04:52 -0700

Senate panel confirms Carson for housing secretary post. (AP)Ben Carson, Trump's nominee to lead U.S. housing policy, won approval Tuesday after his Senate panel review.

2017-01-24 09:41:10 -0700