The homeland security secretary is resigning to become the next president of the University of California system.
Dec. 19, 2012 Department of Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano is resigning to become the next president of the University of California system. Having served in the Obama Cabinet since the first day of his presidency, Napolitano is the longest-serving secretary since the department’s inception after the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images
President Trump and first lady Melania Trump lit the National Christmas Tree for the first time. The program was hosted by television personality Kathie Lee Gifford and actor Dean Cain and featured performances by the Beach Boys, Jack Wagner, Wynonna Judd, Craig Campbell and others.