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Feb. 19, 2017

Donald Trump fires senior national security staffer for criticizing him

The Associated Press reported that Stephen Bannon and Jared Kushner are making policy without consulting the NSC.
Feb. 19, 2017

Top Trump aide blasts media for using unnamed sources, then uses unnamed sources

White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus has a little hypocrisy problem.
Feb. 19, 2017

Police accuse five middle schoolers of throwing rock at Donald Trump's motorcade

According to the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office, one of the middle schoolers has already confessed.
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Feb. 19, 2017

How US history is taught around the world

How we learn U.S. history isn't the same as the rest of the world.
Feb. 19, 2017

What happened "last night in Sweden"? Donald Trump spreads alternative facts at rally.

Donald Trump said something terrible happened "last night in Sweden." Things seemed pretty calm.
Feb. 19, 2017

Queer rapper Mykki Blanco says she was threatened with arrest for boarding a flight

"This is the most bizarre form of homophobia I have ever encountered," Blanco tweeted.
Feb. 19, 2017

10 books and authors loved by US presidents

From Toni Morrison to William Shakespeare, here are 10 favorites of US presidents.
Feb. 19, 2017

This Presidents' Day, take a moment to celebrate the accomplishments of the first ladies

Just a few of the accomplishments first ladies have achieved throughout history.
Feb. 19, 2017

The GOP could cut NASA funding for climate change in favor of space exploration

Is it because we'll need a new home once manmade climate change has ruined Earth?
Feb. 19, 2017

The FBI "interviewed" Michael Flynn days after the Russia sanctions call

If the FBI determines Flynn lied to them, the ex-national security adviser could face felony charges.
Feb. 19, 2017

Donald Trump fans and protesters personify national divide at Florida campaign rally

Melbourne, Florida became a microcosm of a Trump-divided America.
Feb. 19, 2017

The vice admiral who declined Trump's offer for Mike Flynn's job doesn't want to talk about it

Trump's press conference is what convinced Vice Adm. Robert Harward to decline the job.
Feb. 19, 2017

'Bates Motel' Season 5 Review: The eerie prequel inches closer to ‘Psycho’ in final season

'Bates Motel' is inching closer and closer to its 'Psycho' destiny.
Feb. 19, 2017

Trump's new travel ban may address legal concerns, but it's likely still a Muslim ban

A new draft of Trump's Muslim ban is reportedly in the works — and, reportedly, not a wild departure from the original.
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Feb. 19, 2017

White House decorating through the ages

How the White House has changed with its occupants since 1800.
Feb. 19, 2017

What's changed between 'The Good Fight' and 'The Good Wife'?

There's a lot more cursing this time around.
Feb. 19, 2017

'Big Little Lies' cast power ranking: Who's running the pack in HBO's drama series?

Which of the performances in 'Big Little Lies' is tops?
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Feb. 19, 2017

Longtime AIDS activist Bono just met Mike Pence. What do you think they talked about?

Strange, it wasn't that HIV epidemic Mike Pence engendered as governor of Indiana.