National Security Council

Chelsea Manning leaves prison to a US more accepting of transgender identity

Chelsea Manning, the U.S. Army soldier responsible for a massive leak of classified material, will walk out of prison on Wednesday after seven years to find a country that has grown more accepting of her transgender identity but less enamored with the cause that led to her incarceration. In 2010,...

Wednesday, May 17, 2017 - 9:11am

Steve Bannon might be off NSC but his influence is here to stay

President Donald Trump kicked top adviser Steve Bannon off the National Security Council Wednesday, but experts said it probably doesn’t signal much change in the president’s unconventional administration. “We need more information to know, but it's probable that the change...

Thursday, April 6, 2017 - 1:04pm

Trump drops Steve Bannon from National Security Council

  President Donald Trump on Wednesday withdrew his chief strategist, Steve Bannon, from the National Security Council on Wednesday after it was decided he was no longer needed on the key foreign policy group, a senior White House official said. Bannon's removal from the...

Wednesday, April 5, 2017 - 1:17pm