Monday, Dec 05 • 10 a.m. (ET)
Retired Marine Corps General James Mattis is known for his tough stance on Iran and ISIS. But because he's recently been active duty, President-elect Trump’s choice for defense secretary needs a special congressional waiver to take the post. A look at Trump’s Cabinet pick and what it would mean for U.S. military strategy.
Monday, Dec 05 • 11 a.m. (ET)
President-elect Donald Trump will take office in January with a Republican-controlled Congress and strong pro-life advocates in his cabinet, a scenario that will likely reopen emotional debates over issues like abortion rights and the role of government in family decisions. What Trump's presidency and new GOP leadership could mean for a renewed debate over reproductive rights.
Friday, Dec 02 • 11 a.m. (ET)
President-elect Trump chooses a retired Marine general to head the Pentagon. Syrian rebels agree to form a new alliance as the regime bombards Aleppo. And thousands of Cubans turn out to watch Fidel Castro's funeral procession. A panel of journalists joins Diane for analysis of the week's top international news stories.
Friday, Dec 02 • 10 a.m. (ET)
President-elect Donald Trump starts a victory tour with a stop in Cincinnati. Nancy Pelosi is re-elected House minority leader. And North Carolina prosecutors say the police officer who killed Keith Lamont Scott will not face charges.
Thursday, Dec 01 • 11 a.m. (ET)
During the campaign President-elect Donald Trump promised to bring jobs back to the U.S. by changing the rules with our global trading partners: What stronger protectionist policies could mean for American workers and the U.S. economy.
Thursday, Dec 01 • 10 a.m. (ET)
Despite blizzard conditions, thousands of Dakota Access Pipeline protestors vow to defy state evacuation orders. An update on the North Dakota pipeline protests and oil pipeline safety.
Wednesday, Nov 30 • 11 a.m. (ET)
Drawing from newly declassified documents, counterterrorism expert Brian Fishman makes the case for a new history of the origins of the Islamic State. He says the US has made critical mistakes in understanding the terror group to this point. Fishman and expert William McCants discuss the hidden past of ISIS, and what the new U.S. administration needs to know about it moving forward.
Wednesday, Nov 30 • 10 a.m. (ET)
The U.S. media is accustomed to covering a White House that plays by certain rules. But President-elect Donald Trump tweets false information freely and frequently manipulates the media. How journalists are rethinking their role under a Trump presidency.