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See Who’s Getting Paid During The Government Shutdown

President Donald Trump and the Republican-controlled Congress continue to get paid even though their inability to fund the government caused the third shutdown in a year. That’s because the Constitution requires it, according to the National Constitution Center. Congress, the president and the Supreme Court all receive “a compensation” that cannot be raised or lowered […]

White House Considering New Executive Order To Ban Huawei, ZTE Purchases

  President Donald Trump is considering an executive order in the new year to declare a national emergency that would bar U.S. companies from using telecommunications equipment made by China’s Huawei and ZTE, three sources familiar with the situation told Reuters. It would be the latest step by the Trump administration to cut Huawei Technologies […]

Breaking News: Saudi King Shakes Up Government In Wake Of Khashoggi Killing

Saudi Arabia’s King Salman ordered a government reshuffle on Thursday, appointing a new foreign minister and refreshing other top posts, after the global fallout over the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi. Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir was demoted to minister of state for foreign affairs, and replaced by a veteran former finance minister, Ibrahim Al-Assaf, […]

Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner Go on Vacation During Shutdown

Today marks the fifth day of the partial government shutdown set in place by President Trump who hopes to secure funds for his border wall. With legislators failing to reach a compromise, a resolution is nowhere in sight. In midst of the crisis, White House advisers Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner surprised many by going […]

Russia Tests New Hypersonic Missile System Under Direct Orders From Putin (Video)

Russia tested a new hypersonic glide missile system today under direct orders from President Vladimir Putin, according to reports from Russian state media. The new system, called the Avangard, utilizes an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) and a hypersonic glide vehicle and is supposed to travel at roughly five times the speed of sound. The newly […]

Seven-Year-Old Girl In Donald Trump Call Still Believes In Santa

  A 7-year-old girl who talked to President Donald Trump on Christmas Eve still left out milk and cookies for Santa despite the president telling her it was “marginal” for a child of her age to still believe. Then again, Collman Lloyd of Lexington, South Carolina, says she had never heard the word “marginal” before. […]

Trump’s Message On Christmas Day “It’s A Disgrace What’s Happening To Our Country, But Merry Christmas”

President Donald Trump held an impromptu press conference on Christmas morning at the White House with a noticeable lack of Christmas cheer. Shortly after his Merry Christmas message to U.S. service members, Trump doubled down on his demand for border wall funding to end the partial government shutdown and launched into a tirade against Democrats. “It’s a […]