current-events

President Trump: Donald Trump will become the 45th president of the United States, CNN projects, a historic victory for outsiders that represents a stunning repudiation of Washington’s political establishment. The billionaire real estate magnate and former reality star needed an almost perfect run through the swing states — and he got it, winning Ohio, North […]

The First Look Inside Obama’s Private White House Living Quarters: Finally: the opportunity to peek inside Barack Obama’s bedroom. In the December issue of Architectural Digest, the First Family gives an exclusive tour of their private living quarters on the White House’s second floor, from the family dining room to the master suite. “Their private […]

Obama: Clinton’s Ambition Might Be Questioned If She’s President: President Barack Obama said Hillary Clinton’s ambition might be questioned if she becomes president, during a Halloween-themed interview aired Monday. “If and when Hillary is president, what do you think will be the female equivalent of ‘you weren’t born in this country?'” Samantha Bee, host of […]

Mom Holds Separated Twin For First Time: In what can best be described as a bundle of cuteness, Nicole McDonald held her son Jadon alone for the first time in what she calls “one of the most profound moments of my life.” Mom grinned from ear to ear as she cradled the young boy Friday […]

Supreme Court, Like The Country, Struggles With Race: Race has divided the Roberts court like nearly no other issue. The justices have wrangled over how openly to talk about their differences. And now, as a new session begins, the court is delving into a set of racially charged cases in the explosive context of the […]

Kim Kardashian West Held At Gunpoint, Robbed In Paris: Kim Kardashian West was held at gunpoint by five men in her Paris hotel room Sunday night and robbed, French officials said. A spokesperson for Kardashian West said the celebrity was “badly shaken but physically unharmed.” A spokesperson for the French Interior Ministry said the armed […]

Hoboken Train Crash: 1 Killed As Focus Turns To Rail Safety: It happened without warning, without time for passengers to realize they were barreling headlong into a deadly tragedy, without time for commuters standing on the station platform to flee. About 8:45 a.m. Thursday, a New Jersey commuter train packed with passengers and traveling way […]

Shimon Peres: Israel’s Warrior For Peace Dies: Shimon Peres, the Israeli elder statesman who shared a Nobel Prize for forging a peace deal between Israelis and Palestinians, has died. He served as a constant force for generations in Israeli politics. The 93-year-old died after suffering a massive stroke two weeks ago. He was reported to […]

Here’s How The Next Few Days Will Go Down: For the last 15 years, we have lived in a climate of close calls. Even though there have only been a few terror attacks since 9/11 that resulted in loss of life, there have been plenty of attempts: A botched car bombing,explosives smuggled in underwear, a […]

24 Turbulent Hours For Trump’s Children: The Trump kids aren’t alright. As the campaign enters its final stretch, some of Donald Trump’s children are showing signs of impatience and struggling to stay on message. In the past 24 hours, Ivanka Trump and Donald Trump Jr. have cut off interviews when pressed for answers on tough […]

Ivanka Trump Joins Dad To Pitch Child Care Policy: Donald Trump on Tuesday unveiled a set of policy proposals aimed at making child care more affordable, during a speech in suburban Pennsylvania. Trump, flanked by his daughter Ivanka Trump, a working mother who helped craft the policies, said he would seek to make child care […]

LA Police: LAX Shooter Reports Unfounded; Terminals Cleared: Los Angeles Airport police have confirmed that reports of shots fired in the facility were a false alarm as the airport authority confirms that all terminals have been cleared and operations are restarting. Passengers are being re-screened for security and are re-entering the terminal buildings. “Report of […]