Despite widespread discussion of the idea, the United States has never before had a president whose background is primarily in the business world.
Two Republican senators are pitching an Affordable Care Act replacement that they hope will appeal to the law’s supporters.
La La Land is a frontrunner in several categories. The 2017 Oscar nominations will be announced today, January 23, beginning at 8:18 am EST (and 5:18 am PST, the time when people including Jennifer Hudson, Brie Larson, Emmanuel Lubezki, Jason Reitman, and Ken Watanabe will be up and at ’em in Los Angeles to help read the list of the nominees).
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Rex Tillerson’s nomination for secretary of state has been advanced by the Senate Foreign Relations Committee by a margin of 11-10 — every Republicans voted for him, and every Democrat opposed him.
The US already bans foreign aid from covering abortion using the Helms Amendment. The global gag rule goes a lot further.
Nobody knows what to make of the Trump executive order, not even Senate Republicans — About 72 hours ago, President Donald Trump issued his first executive order: one that directed agencies to do everything “to the maximum extent permitted by law” to waive and delay Obamacare fees and regulation.
Under President Barack Obama, the Federal Communication Commission passed regulations that provided strong legal protections for network neutrality.
One of his solutions: Add more Joker. Suicide Squad, Warner Bros.’ clunker of an antihero superhero film, is not a very good movie.
The size of the federal workforce barely changed during the Obama years. White House press secretary Sean Spicer on Monday vowed to be honest with the press after facing criticisms for claims he made about the size of the crowd during President Donald Trump’s inauguration.
The president is off to a curiously slow start on his signature issue. The Trump administration is continuing the Obama administration’s immigration policy — for now.
President Donald Trump pulled America out of the Trans-Pacific Partnership on Monday, abandoning the trade deal he spent much of the presidential campaign deriding.
The last wall of opposition to former Exxon Mobil CEO Rex Tillerson’s confirmation as secretary of state has come tumbling down.
That’s good news for China. Donald Trump is walking the walk: His first executive order during his first full working day as president was to withdraw from the negotiations process over the Trans-Pacific Partnership, the gargantuan free trade agreement that he’d railed against on the campaign trail as a job killer and promised to do away with.
Thousands of women will die across the world, and millions will lose access to both safe abortion and birth control.
Expect great news for La La Land, Moonlight, and Manchester by the Sea. When it comes to predicting the 2017 Oscar nominees, most of the categories follow the same pattern.
Scientists surveyed every known primate species. Sixty percent are threatened with extinction. Recent political events — Brexit, the election of Donald Trump — have majorly shaken up world order.
Goop’s jade eggs for the vagina, explained. Gwyneth Paltrow has made a career out of selling pseudoscience on her lifestyle website, Goop.
In 2014, two girls stabbed a classmate over an urban legend. This new documentary goes deep on why. Morgan Geyser and Anissa Weier were each 12 years old in the summer of 2014, when they lured their friend, fellow sixth-grader Payton “Bella” Leutner, into the woods near their Waukesha, Wisconsin, suburb.
This short video runs down what we know (and don’t) about animal pain. You probably know how it feels to be in pain.