May 21, 2018

The Obamas land a multiyear deal with Netflix to produce movies and television

From the White House to the house of Netflix.

May 8, 2018
April 28, 2018

Once again, Trump will spend the White House correspondents’ dinner at one of his own rallies

"Donald Trump has been saying that he will run for president as a Republican — which is surprising, since I just assumed that he was running as a joke.”
April 8, 2018

Trump blasts Obama, Putin, Assad and the press in Sunday morning tweetstorm

Trump tweeted about the 'Washington Post,' China, Syria and President Barack Obama in his Sunday morning tweets.
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March 21, 2018

Obamas to Parkland students: “You’ve helped awaken the conscience of the nation”

This is the letter former President Barack Obama and former first lady Michelle Obama wrote to the students of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in the wake of the school shooting.
March 1, 2018

What ever happened to the argument for nuclear disarmament?

What we talk about when we talk about nukes.

Feb. 16, 2018

Single-issue voters have the power to change elections. Could it happen with gun control?

Voters making gun control their "top priority" in the ballot box could spur change.
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Feb. 3, 2018

Unreliable sources: A look at the worst media moments this week

Here’s a look at some of the more unreliable, cringe-worthy takes and media mistakes from this week.
Feb. 1, 2018

Tip pooling troubles: What are your rights if your boss steals your tips?

Can you fight wage theft? Here's how to protect your earnings from unscrupulous employers in 2018.
Jan. 12, 2018

Trump cancels London trip, pins the blame on Obama in false tweet

Trump blamed his decision on Obama, saying Obama moved the U.S. Embassy in London to an "off location." But Obama had nothing to do with the move — Bush did.

Jan. 5, 2018

Despite Trump’s claims, job growth is chugging along at the same pace as it did under Obama

The 2.1 million jobs created under President Donald Trump last year is slightly lower than the 2.2 million created in 2016, former President Barack Obama’s last year in office.
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Jan. 4, 2018

Unlike his predecessors, Trump can’t stop trading insults with North Korea

Trump brags about his "bigger" nuclear button in his latest jab at Kim.
Dec. 22, 2017

The 17 biggest money lessons of 2017 to end up richer and wiser — and ready for 2018

As 2017 turns into 2018, here are the most important financial and career lessons of the last year to take with you into a smarter, richer, happier, better future.
Dec. 22, 2017

Republican Sen. Tim Scott criticized as a “prop” at Trump’s tax bill press conference

Trump and the Republican Party have a history of alleged tokenism and disingenuous appeals to black voters.
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Dec. 20, 2017

New poll shows even Republicans believe race relations are worse under Trump than Obama

The percentage of Republicans who think Trump has helped improve race relations has plummeted since he was elected.

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Dec. 7, 2017

Obama invokes Nazi Germany, warns, “You’ve got to pay attention,” during Q&A in Chicago

“We have to tend to this garden of democracy or else things could fall apart quickly."
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Dec. 5, 2017

Obama and LeBron had 4 of Twitter’s 9 most re-tweeted tweets of 2017. Guess who didn’t have any?

None of Trump's tweets about the fake news or crooked Hillary were among Twitter's most retweeted tweets of 2017.
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Nov. 29, 2017

Report: Trump still doesn’t think Obama was born in the US

Trump said during the campaign that he settled the birther issue, but he seems to be clinging to his most bizarre racist conspiracy theory.
Nov. 28, 2017

Could Meghan Markle be the fashion world’s next Michelle Obama?

With an eye on more attainable brands and trendy styles, she very well could be.
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Nov. 3, 2017

Bowe Bergdahl won’t serve jail time. Here’s why he was on trial in the first place.

Bowe Bergdahl's sentencing Friday brings the years-long saga of his desertion and capture to an end.

Nov. 1, 2017

Michelle Obama to men: “Y’all need to go talk to each other about your stuff”

Michelle Obama: "Are we protecting our men too much so they feel a little entitled?"
Oct. 30, 2017

Donald Trump’s tweet trying to tie Obama to Fusion GPS is 100% wrong

Donald Trump attempted to tie former President Barack Obama to the controversial Russia dossier minutes before Trump's former campaign chairman turned himself in to federal authorities.
Oct. 25, 2017

“We’re not afraid to take risks”: Obama veterans promise aggressive, if risky, state strategy

“There’s a slate of races that could be winnable, but we’ll never win them the way we’re set up today."
Oct. 19, 2017

Is the death of 4 US soldiers in Niger becoming “Trump’s Benghazi”?

“This is his Benghazi, and that is the reason why it took him so long to acknowledge it had happened.”
Oct. 16, 2017

Trump claims past presidents didn’t call parents of fallen soldiers. That’s 100% false.

Trump made the false claim in response to a question from a reporter about why he hasn’t yet commented on the attack that led to the soldiers’ deaths.

Oct. 10, 2017

Trump says he’ll sign an executive order on health care. He used to say that was an abuse of power.

Using the “power of the pen” is something President Donald Trump attacked former President Barack Obama for using throughout Obama’s tenure.
Oct. 6, 2017

Democrats have lost nearly 1,000 state legislative seats and can’t agree on how to take them back

"Look at the map in 2009, then look at the map today and look where the status quo has gotten us."
Oct. 2, 2017

Trump calls Las Vegas shooting an “act of pure evil” but doesn’t call for action

Trump called for unity and prayers in a brief speech, but did not offer any calls to action after a gunman carried out the worst mass shooting in American history.
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Oct. 2, 2017