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trump3-011919.jpg With lawmakers struggling to reach an agreement to fund the government, the results of a new ABC News/Washington Post poll found that Americans are far more likely to blame President Donald Trump and Republicans in Congress if there is a shutdown.

Algodones-sand-dune-011918.jpg Nearly half of American voters are opposed to a bill combining protections for illegal immigrants brought to the country as children with funding for President Donald Trump's proposed wall on the southern border, according to a Quinnipiac University National Poll.

Trump-AndrzejDuda-011918.jpg Poland's president Andrzej Duda has thanked his American counterpart for fighting "fake news," the day President Donald Trump announced his much awaited "Fake News Awards." "President Trump just stressed again the power of fake news. Thank you," Duda said after Trump announced that the winner is The...

CapitolHill-011918.jpg House Republicans voted Thursday evening to pass a short-term spending bill and avoid a government shutdown, although the bill's future in the Senate remains in doubt. The House voted 230 to 197 in favor of the stopgap bill, which would fund the government through February 16th.

CedricRichmond-Trump-011918.jpg Cedric Richmond, the Chairman of the Congressional Black Caucus, has introduced a resolution of censure condemning President Donald Trump's reported use of foul language while referring to immigrants last week. "Why are we having all these people from sh*thole countries come here,?" Trump was quoted...

USCapitol-011818.jpg With support from Senators from both sides of the aisle, the Senate voted Thursday to extend a controversial surveillance program for six years. The Senate voted 65 to 34 to reauthorize Section 702 of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act, with 21 Democrats and Independent Senator Angus King,...

DonaldTrump-Speech-011818.jpg Contradicting comments from White House Chief of Staff John Kelly, President Donald Trump declared Thursday that his position on the proposed wall along the southern border "has never changed or evolved." Trump also reiterated his frequently stated claim that Mexico will pay for the wall despite repeated denials by the Mexican government.

Trump-Pence-011818.jpg With a potential government shutdown looming, a tweet from President Donald Trump may hamper efforts by Republican leaders to win support for a short-term spending bill. House Republicans are aiming to vote later Thursday on a continuing resolution that would fund the government through February 16th.

Trump-FakeNews-011818.jpg President Donald Trump finally announced his much awaited "Fake News Awards"...and the winner is 'The New York Times.' The media-weary president tweeted out the winners of his "Fake News Awards" on Wednesday night, with a link directed to the Republican National Committee website. There, he listed...

bitcoin-drop-011818.jpg As Bitcoin suddenly reversed its path to downward from a peak, a leading team of economists predicted that the digital currency has all the hallmarks of a classic speculative bubble, and that it is bursting. London-based independent economic research company Capital Economics said that the most popular...

Trump-HealthReport-011718.jpg A comprehensive medical examination report of the US President says Donald Trump is in "excellent" health and that his cognitive ability is normal. Trump's physical check-up was conducted at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, where American presidents routinely undergo comprehensive annual...

JessicaFalkholt-011718.jpg Australian actress Jessica Falkholt, who played Hope Morrison in the popular soap opera Home and Away, died in a car accident. The 29-year-old actress was on life support after she suffered fatal injuries in a fiery head-on collision of cars on the South Coast three weeks ago. St George Hospital,...

DonaldTrump-DemocraticSenators-011718.jpg Five Democratic members of the US Congress, including the legendary civil rights leader John Lewis, have announced that they will boycott President Donald Trump's State of the Union Address in protest against his racist policies and rhetoric against immigrants. The President is set to deliver his...

bitconnect-halt-011718.jpg The management behind the controversial cryptocurrency Bitconnect Coin (BCC), which was suspected of being a Ponzi scheme, has announced that it is shutting down its lending and exchange platform. Bitconnect said on its website that the lending operation is winding up immediately with the release...

Cryptomarket-SouthKorea-011618.jpg The entire crypto market fell by double-digit percentages Tuesday over fears of a wider trading crackdown in South Korea, which has emerged as the world's second-largest market for cryptocurrency. South Korea Finance Minister Kim Dong-yeon told local radio station TBS that the shutdown of virtual...

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