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Hillary Clinton Had An Uplifting Response To An 8-Year-Old Losing Her School Election

ByLara Walsh
Former presidential candidate Hillary Clinton is no stranger to the disappointment of an unsuccessful election run, and one Maryland third grader's story of losing the class presidency to a boy by one vote struck close to home. Hillary Clinton’s…

Here's What Could Happen With Supreme Court Appointments In 2019

ByHannah Golden
President Donald Trump has already proven to have a roller coaster ride of a presidency, and among the twists and turns, he's had quite an impact on the nation's judicial branch since taking office. Two major high-profile appointments in his first…

Here's What It Would Take For Nancy Pelosi To Become President

ByHannah Golden
2018 may be drawing to a close, but the universe seems hellbent on throwing Washington as many plot-twists as it can before the year is officially out. In the last week alone, multiple high-profile figures associated with President Donald Trump have…

People Are Horrified About This 7-Year-Old Migrant Who Reportedly Died In U.S. Custody

ByHannah Golden
While the migrant crisis at the southern border is increasingly troubling, news coming from the southern U.S. border this week is even more upsetting than usual. According to The Washington Post, a Guatemalan migrant girl died of dehydration while…

Trump Is Reportedly Thinking About Making His Son-In-Law Chief Of Staff, Because Why Not

ByHannah Golden
For those of you watching along at home, President Donald Trump's search for a willing and eligible chief of staff comes complete with the memorable characters, the behind-the-back gossip, and all the tantalizing drama you'd expect from The Bachelor…

Congress Passed A Major Change To How They Deal With Sexual Misconduct Allegations

ByDaniella Bondar
The #MeToo movement has swept across the globe and even to Washington, D.C. As the country moves towards ending sexual misconduct and how it's handled, on Dec. 13 Congress passed a bill to fight sexual misconduct on Capitol Hill. So even our…

This Is How Meditation Can Change The Way You Handle Stress, According To Science

ByGeorgina Berbari
How do you respond to negative, stressful situations? Honestly, it's hard not to let it affect you when things don't go the way you planned, but then again, you always have the power to choose how you respond to less-than-ideal circumstances — and…

Everyone's Calling Trump A Grinch For Canceling The White House Press Christmas Party

ByDaniella Bondar
The trees are decorated, the lights are up, the eggnog is spiked, and the holiday cheer is upon us — unless you're a journalist who thought you'd score an invite to the White House this Christmas. For decades the president has hosted a Christmas…

Donald Trump Is Reportedly Spending Christmas At Mar-A-Lago, So That's Fine

ByShelby Black
Happy holidays everyone! Well, maybe not quite yet, but close enough. As 2018 comes to a quick close, many of us can't wait to reunite with family and spend the holiday season relaxing with loved ones. Well, it looks like one particular world leader…

The Photos Of Priyanka Chopra & Nick Jonas' Date In Mumbai Look So Romantic

ByTara Martinez
Nick Jonas and Priyanka Chopra are taking their love all over the world. After enjoying a mini honeymoon in Oman, the newly married couple headed over to Mumbai for a wedding celebration. And they looked totally in love and absolutely incredible.…

Alice Marie Johnson Has Been Speaking Out For Reform Since Kim K Advocated Her Release

ByChelsea Stewart
If there is anything we all can agree on, it's that Alice Marie Johnson's release from prison was one of the most notable stories of 2018. Johnson, who had spent more than 20 years of a life sentence behind bars for a non-violent drug crime,…

These Awful Conspiracy Theories About The Parkland Students Are The "Lie Of The Year"

ByDaniella Bondar
Is 2018 over yet? It feels like it's been going on for, oh, centuries. So much has happened this year, and with 2019 around the corner PolitiFact combed through all the terrible public lies that spread through 2018 and found the worst of the bunch.…

You Can Get A Free Pint Of Ben & Jerry’s Half Baked Ice Cream With This GrubHub Deal

ByLara Walsh
Your weekend grocery run could come with a complimentary pint of ice cream, thanks to the Grubhub and Wawa. The delivery service and the convenience chain are collaborating for one weekend to reward you for stocking up in preparation of the week…

You Can Win Free Dunkin' Gift Cards During The "Dozen Days Of Joy"

ByLizzy Rosenberg
There are so many different ways to spread joy this holiday season: random acts of kindness, smiling at strangers, and like Buddy the Elf says, "Singing loud for all to hear." While I'm all for a good caroling session, I would also just be happy…

Twitter Can't Get Enough Of These Nancy Pelosi Memes After That White House Meeting

ByDaniella Bondar
It's a good thing 2018 is almost over, because I don't think the world could handle much more of it. On Tuesday, Dec. 11, during a televised Oval Office meeting, Democratic House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi went head-to-head with President Donald…

Glamsquad Just Launched Their Own Haircare Line With Products To Bless Your Blowout

ByBella Gerard
If you haven't used Glamsquad to get you looking your best for an event in the past, you're seriously missing out. The on-demand beauty professionals service allows you to book hairstylists, makeup artists, and nail artists to come right to your…

Lin-Manuel Miranda Just Graced 'Hamilton' Fans With A Never-Before-Heard Song

ByAni Bundel
Lin-Manuel Miranda may no longer star in Hamilton, but the show will always be the cultural milestone that put him on the map. Even with rumored whispers of a show-stopping turn in Mary Poppins Returns and some under the radar critics choice…

More Than 6,000 Ballots Weren't Counted In Florida During The 2018 Midterms

ByChelsea Stewart
If you thought the drama surrounding the 2018 midterm elections was over, well, you were wrong. Not only are conversations regarding the outcome of the races still going on, but it's been revealed that Florida didn't count thousands of ballots in…

Twitter Is Roasting Mike Pence's Awkwardness During That Wild Oval Office Meeting

ByHannah Golden
On Tuesday, Dec. 11, a meeting between President Donald Trump and Democratic leaders turned testy, but the vice president was strangely reserved while the drama unfolded around him. As usual, Twitter isn't holding back on its commentary. These…

You Can Fly To Orlando For $44 During JetBlue’s 2-Day December Flight Sale

ByRachel Murphy
The holidays are coming up quick and if you are still in search of the perfect present for someone on your list (and maybe that someone is yourself), then JetBlue's Go Go Go December 2018 sale might just be the answer to your prayers. If you've been…

Twitter Is Applauding This Pick For TIME’s 2018 Person Of The Year

ByDaniella Bondar
When it comes to measuring influence, there are few higher honors than being named TIME's Person of the Year. Each year when the cover of the Person of the Year issue is revealed, Twitter jumps to respond — and this year was no different. But this…

The Best Places To Celebrate New Year’s Eve Might Just Convince You To Take A Road Trip

ByJordan Bissell
While I love the idea of starting a clean slate in the new year, I'm one of those people who doesn't do a lot of New Year's Eve party-planning in advance. Once I'm out enjoying a citywide celebration or just throwing glitter around at home with a…

This Dog Found Guarding His Owner's Home After The Camp Fire Will Pull At Your Heartstrings

ByLizzy Rosenberg
I've always known that dogs have a reputation for being extremely loyal, (I mean — really — have you seen Lassie?). But never in my life have I seen any pup as dedicated to their owners as Madison, the California-based Anatolian Shepherd Mix. So if…

Donald Trump's New Pick For Attorney General Has Some Experience With The Role

ByChelsea Stewart
Ever since Jeff Sessions was ousted from his role as U.S. attorney general back in November, the search has been on for a new lead of the Department of Justice (DOJ). On Friday, Dec. 7, President Donald Trump tapped his next nominee for the role:…

Here's Why You Should Always Ask For Consent, Even When There’s Mistletoe Involved

ByRebecca Strong
It looks a little something like this. You and your potential bae-to-be hit up a holiday bash together, and for some reason those ugly Christmas sweaters have you feeling all hot and bothered. Or, you spot your crush from college looking like a hot…

The Number Of Women Entering Congress In 2019 Is So Inspiring

ByShelby Black
As 2018 comes to a quick (and relieving) end, it's time to think towards the future. This year has been a tough one to say the least, but judging from the the results of the November midterm elections, it looks like we can expect some much needed…

The Hottest Hotel Openings In 2019 Will Tempt Your Wanderlust & The Hype Is Real

ByMarisa Casciano
When the new year rolls around, you focus on your resolutions. You may want to read more for pleasure, find balance in your life, and travel. Let's talk about that last one, shall we? Traveling is the one thing that millennials, like yourself, love…

Donald Trump Jr. Is Reportedly Worried He'll Be Indicted In The Mueller Investigation

ByDaniella Bondar
It might be the holiday season for most folks, but in the White House, indictment season is brewing. As Special Counsel Robert Mueller continues his investigation into possible collusion with Russia during the 2016 presidential election, those close…

Trump Tweeted About His Own Approval Rating After George H.W. Bush's Funeral

ByDaniella Bondar
The country mourned President George H.W. Bush on Wednesday, Dec. 5, following his passing on Friday, Nov. 30, at the age of 94. His state funeral at the National Cathedral in Washington D.C. brought the four living former U.S. presidents together,…

Wisconsin Republicans Are Trying To Undermine This Key Seat They Lost In The Midterms

ByHannah Golden
A month after the 2018 midterm elections, the political drama is anything but over. In a few key states, Republican lawmakers are making extraordinary political moves in what appears to be an attempt to keep control after a Blue Wave election. In…

Beto O'Rouke Reportedly Met With President Obama, Which Might Mean Something Major

ByShelby Black
The 2018 November midterms was historic for many reasons, but perhaps one of the biggest was that we were introduced to new (and influential) players in the political game. He may have lost his bid in the U.S. Senate race in Texas, but this…

'Marvelous Mrs. Maisel' Fans Have One Question About Midge's Dad After Bingeing Season 2

ByDylan Kickham
In the first season of The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, Midge Maisel's parents, Abe and Rose Weissman, were very often present, but really did not have many storylines of their own. Really, their entire roles in that season were in reaction to their…

Twitter Can't Get Over How Uncomfortable Trump Looked At George H.W. Bush's Funeral

ByDaniella Bondar
On Dec. 5, the country was in mourning for former President George H.W. Bush, who passed away on Friday, Nov. 30 at the age of 94 in his home in Houston Texas. To honor his memory, former presidents and leaders from around the world gathered at the…

Michelle Obama & George W. Bush Shared A Sweet Moment At George H.W. Bush's Funeral

ByDaniella Bondar
Remember when the internet caught President George W. Bush handing Michelle Obama a candy during Sen. John McCain's funeral in September? Well get ready to say "aww" again. Michelle Obama and George W. Bush had another sweet moment at George H.W.…

George W. Bush Broke Down During His Emotional Eulogy For His Father

ByChelsea Stewart
On Wednesday, Dec. 5, the nation bade farewell to President George H.W. Bush, who passed away at the age of 94 on Nov. 30. Mourners gathered to say their goodbyes at the National Cathedral in Washington D.C., where fellow politicians, close…

Donald Trump & Hillary Clinton Had A Tense Moment At George H.W. Bush's Funeral

ByChelsea Stewart
On Wednesday, Dec. 5, crowds gathered to attend the funeral of late president George H.W. Bush, who passed away at the age of 94 on Nov. 30. The guests included family members, close friends and associates, and fellow politicians. Among those…

The Trumps & Obamas Sat Together At George H.W. Bush's Funeral, Which Was So Awkward

ByShelby Black
On Wednesday, Dec. 5, political figures from all over the country gathered in Washington, D.C. to honor 41st President George H.W. Bush, who died on Friday, Nov. 30. Even though we might be in a tense political climate at the moment, this funeral…

Republican Campaign Officials Say They Were Hacked During The 2018 Midterms

ByChelsea Stewart
The 2018 midterm elections might be over, but the drama is still in full swing. As election results continue to dominate headlines, Republican campaign officials say they were hacked during the 2018 midterms, according to a new report from Politico.…

This 2018 Congressional Race Is Still Undecided After Allegations Of Voter Fraud

ByHannah Golden
President Donald Trump has routinely claimed, without much evidence, that voter fraud is a big problem in the United States, but now it appears that that claim might actually have some teeth to it. Troubling reports coming out of the South are…

Chrissy Teigen Just Dragged Trump's Tweets About Michael Cohen In The Most Brutal Way

ByKelli Boyle
Donald Trump blocked Chrissy Teigen from seeing his profile, but that doesn't mean she doesn't see his tweets. And blocking her sure as hell isn't going to stop her from tweeting about Trump. Sorry, bud! The Twitter queen is back at it again with…

This Photo Of George H.W. Bush's Service Dog At His Casket Has Me Sobbing

ByShelby Black
On Friday, Nov. 30, the 41st President of the United States George H.W. Bush died at the age of 94. Since, politicians, family, and close friends have grieved the loss of the former president through heartfelt messages and touching tributes.…

Michelle Obama Just Postponed Her ‘Becoming’ Tour For A Heartwarming Reason

ByLara Walsh
In the politically-divided time that is 2018, it's now even more unusual than ever to hold friendships across party lines. However, that hasn't deterred former first lady Michelle Obama from forging an unlikely camaraderie with the Bush family, and…

This Video Of An NYC Proposal Gone Wrong Had Twitter Totally Freaking Out

ByLizzy Rosenberg
Imagine yourself proposing to the love of your life. You're in the middle of New York City's hopelessly romantic neighborhood known as Times Square. You slowly get down on one knee, and even though you're extremely nervous, you're excited…

Here Are The Chances That Donald Trump Will Attend George H.W. Bush's Funeral

ByChelsea Stewart
Preparations are underway to say farewell to the late President George H.W. Bush, who reportedly passed away at his Houston, Texas home on Friday, Nov. 30. With family, friends, and fellow political members set to attend Bush's funeral service, many…

George H.W. Bush Has Reportedly Died At 94 Years Old

ByChelsea Stewart
Unfortunately, sources have reported that George H.W. Bush has died at 94 years old. His death was announced on Nov. 30, 2018. It's a very emotional day for Americans. According to CNN, Bush died in Houston, Texas. His death was confirmed by his…

Donald Trump Jr.'s Response To Michael Cohen's Guilty Plea Has Been Fascinatingly Low-Key

ByHannah Golden
On Nov. 20, President Donald Trump's legal team announced he'd submitted his written answers to FBI Special Counsel Robert Mueller, who is investigating possible collusion between Trump's 2016 presidential campaign and Russia. But just nine days…

Twitter Is Cringing At Putin & The Saudi Crown Prince's High-Five At The G20 Summit

ByChelsea Stewart
Out of all things going on in the world right now, a high-five is the talk of the town. That's because it went down at the G20 summit on Friday, Nov. 30 between two prominent world leaders (yes, really). When Russian President Vladimir Putin and…

5 Romantic Books To Curl Up & Get Cozy With This Holiday Season

ByMarisa Casciano
When was the last time you read something for pleasure? To be honest, it was probably over the summer, before the semester started or work became really busy. You dove head-first into a romance novel, or a humor book that made you laugh out loud at…

Trump's "New NAFTA" Agreement Has A New Name, But Here's What It Actually Does

ByHannah Golden
On Friday, Nov. 30, President Donald Trump and his fellow leaders joined together to sign what amounts to a new version of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). The new trilateral agreement makes some changes to the auto industry in…

This Is The Most Romantic State In The U.S. & It’s Definitely Not What You’d Expect

ByKorey Lane
When you think of romance, you probably picture flowers, chocolates, midnight strolls along the beach, or some other Hallmark movie-esque cliché. But in real life, romance can also be found in the more mundane parts of the day. It's your partner…