Viola Davis, Natalie Portman and Whoopi Goldberg were among the celebrities, activists and politicians who spoke at women's marches around the country.
Posted on: 20 January 2018 | 7:45 pm
President Donald Trump spends his one-year anniversary in office dealing with a government shutdown.
Posted on: 20 January 2018 | 7:29 pm
As the director of the Office of Management and Budget, Mick Mulvaney has been tasked with negotiating a deal with congressional leaders to fund the government and end the shutdown that began on Friday midnight.
Posted on: 20 January 2018 | 7:24 pm
"This is it, they're taking us out here to kill us," Stu Russell thought as he trudged through the snow in the middle of the night into a dark forest.
Posted on: 20 January 2018 | 7:07 pm
House Speaker Paul Ryan removed Rep. Patrick Meehan from the House Ethics Committee on Saturday following a news report that the Pennsylvania Republican used thousands of dollars in taxpayer money to settle a sexual misconduct complaint against him by a former aide.
Posted on: 20 January 2018 | 7:03 pm
It was Saturday morning, but the crowds at Poughkeepsie's train station in upstate New York looked more like weekday rush hour.
Posted on: 20 January 2018 | 6:59 pm
In his first year as president, Donald Trump has torn at a thread running through international affairs for 75 years -- the idea of the United States as a predictable bastion of global stability and champion of Western values.
Posted on: 20 January 2018 | 6:58 pm
President Donald Trump, his government shut down on the anniversary of his inauguration, on Saturday acknowledged the thousands taking part in the Women's March with a tweet seemingly "mansplaining" the historic occasion.
Posted on: 20 January 2018 | 6:54 pm
Posted on: 20 January 2018 | 6:36 pm
If walls could talk, Buckingham Palace would certainly have some fascinating conversations. The headquarters of the British Monarchy is currently undergoing a 10-year electrical update, and the project is uncovering the next best thing -- pieces of history, balled up here and there, hidden for decades.
Posted on: 20 January 2018 | 5:23 pm
As Donald Trump enters the second year of his presidency, two new reports warn that even as the US has retreated from its role in defending democracy, the world's nations, as a whole, are becoming more autocratic, more dictatorial, less open, and more repressive, writes Frida Ghitis..
Posted on: 20 January 2018 | 3:14 pm