The Department of Justice (DOJ) has announced an investigation into the actions of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) as well as themselves during the 2016 presidential election.
On Monday, a group of ex-politicians from Eastern Europe, Germany and Sweden sent a letter to President-elect Trump, warning him against striking a "new grand bargain with Russia" and pressing him to keep sanctions in place, threatening that otherwise "American greatness would erode."
The confirmation hearing for Senator Jeff Sessions for the office of Attorney General under the upcoming Trump administration was interrupted by a pair of shouting men dressed as Klansmen. They wore foam fingers that said "Go Jeffie Boy!" and "KKK" while facetiously declaring their support for the Alabama Republican.
In what is considered to be a bid to undermine Donald Trump's efforts to normalize future relations with Moscow, US Republican senators are set to introduce a bill imposing a new package of sanctions against Russia before Barack Obama's term ends.
The front page of the Washington Post Express on Thursday, 1/5, was adorned with an enormous male symbol. The only problem? The story in question, “The Modest Start of a Massive March,” was about a planned woman’s march during President-Elect Donald Trump’s impending inauguration.
A Utah bill has declared pornography to be a "public health crisis" that is meant to make pornography companies liable for any criminal activity involved in the creation, sale, or distribution of their products. The law is meant to protect "victims" of pornography, including children.
The Obama administration released a proposal allowing for a single lease sale for oil and gas drilling in Alaska’s Cook Inlet. The area houses several animal habitats and subsistence-use areas for three Native American villages. President-elect Donald Trump has pledged to deregulate energy drilling over environmental concerns.
For the second year in a row, the North Pole is over 32 degrees Fahrenheit (the melting point of ice) in December. This typically happens in May, but it’s in line with the past two years being the warmest Arctic years on record. Climatologists and meteorologists are concerned about the fate of the Arctic if it continues to melt at its current rate.
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