Experts warn an oil embargo could have a dire impact on the country's 25 million people.
Trump appointed Mick Mulvaney to lead the agency shortly after the outgoing director appointed his own successor.
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service confirmed Wednesday that an Obama-era ban on elephant-hunting trophies from Zimbabwe and Zambia will be reversed.
Officials told reporters that under the new rules, the Trump administration will use "enhanced vetting" procedures to screen all refugees.
Eric Hargan will replace Don Wright as acting secretary of Health and Human Services; Tom Price resigned as secretary in September.
The White House sent a list of immigration policy demands to Congress that President Trump says must be included in legislation addressing "Dreamers."
His reported absence would fit a trend of being less focused on diplomacy and more concerned about efficiency.
Hamas says it's ready to dissolve its government in the Gaza Strip for unity rule with the Fatah-led Palestinian Authority in the West Bank.
President Trump continues to work around Speaker Paul Ryan and look to Democratic leadership for a win.
The gender pay gap may not close for more than 100 years. Experts look at how it's calculated and interpreted for women in the workforce.
U.S. President Donald Trump has been pressuring China to do more to curb North Korea's nuclear and long-range missile activities.