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TRUMP ANNIVERSARY EXTRAVAGANZA: A SHUTDOWN!
NO PLAN B: Total Confusion In Congress
With a handful in each party crossing the aisle, the vote fell short of the 60 needed.
Here’s What Happens In A Government Shutdown
National parks could close, but essential operations like air traffic control continue.
How We Arrived At A ‘Shithole’ Shutdown
Trump's Jan. 11 outburst played a key role.
REPORT: China’s Suspect Courtship Of Kushner
How Jared Kushner became China's primary point of interest.
This Photo Of Me At The Women’s March Went Viral And Changed My Activism Forever
I had to find my space between the rock of feminist activism and the hard place of defending my blackness.
The Donald Trump Show Wraps Up First Season
Trump made himself the center of attention – but probably not in the way he and his supporters had hoped.
TRUMP RAGES AT SHUTDOWN ‘PRESENT’
Trump Blames Democrats For Government Shutdown In Morning Tweets
DON’T LET DISHONEST DON ERASE HONEST ABE
Trump Isn’t Just Rewriting History Books. He’s Destroying Presidential Myths.
Neil J. Young
Trump’s First Year In Office Has Been Filled With Broken Promises
Olympian Aly Raisman Bravely Testifies Against Her Abuser: ‘You Are Nothing’
U2 Takes Aim At Trump And White Supremacists In Biting New Music Video
WHAT A SCREAM
Trump’s ‘Screaming’ Face On A Newspaper Stack Gets The Funniest Reworking
Bill Maher: ‘I’m Down With #MeToo, I’m Not Down With #MeCarthyism’
Trevor Noah Has Spotted A Funny Musical Thing About Trump’s Speech Patterns
Wrestler Mike Parrow Decided To Come Out As Gay After Conversion Therapy
IN THE NEWS
‘Safe Purge Everyone’: Tweeters Troll Trump Over Government Shutdown
"Executive Time for everyone."
Bryan Woolston / Reuters
Rohingya Refugees In Bangladesh Fear Return To Myanmar
"They will slaughter us all," one said.
Tyrone Siu / Reuters
Trump’s Decision To Keep Parks Open During Shutdown Puts Politics Before Safety
Former Interior Department officials warn the move endangers both visitors and America's priceless resources.
Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg via Getty Images
This Flu Season Is The Worst Possible Time For A Government Shutdown
Health care professionals rely on the statistics the federal government tracks.
andresr via Getty Images
Trump Flubs Anti-Abortion Line In Speech
President says it's "wrong" that laws allow babies to be born in the ninth month.
Aly Raisman Tells Nassar ‘You Are Pathetic’ After He Complains About Hearing
The former USA Gymnastics doctor said it was too hard for him to listen to so many of his victims unload on him.
Brendan McDermid / Reuters
Trump’s Biggest Con May Be The One He Has Played On American Workers
He promised to defend "forgotten Americans." Then he forgot them.
Lucy Nicholson / Reuters
‘The Daily Show’ Looks Back At ‘Little Donny’s’ First Year In Office
It's been... emotional.
Officer Comforts 93-Year-Old Theft Victim In Heartwarming, Musical Way
“It truly made me feel good about myself and the job I do."
Guns N’ Roses’ Axl Rose Has A Pithy Take On Rep. Nunes
All's fair in rock and politics.
Twitter: Russian Influence Before Election Was Greater Than Initially Thought
More than 677,000 people in the U.S. interacted with Russian propaganda in the 10 weeks prior to the 2016 vote.
Dado Ruvic / Reuters
Kentucky Neighbor Expected To Plead Guilty In Assault On Sen. Rand Paul
The retired doctor has maintained that the fight was about yard waste, not politics.
Alex Wong via Getty Images
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