Live view of Mexico city after a magnitude of 7.1 earthquake
Nearly two dozen major technology companies are planning to launch a coalition to demand legislation that would allow illegal immigrants a path to permanent residency.
Spain's prime minister says new measures being brought in will allow for direct rule over Catalonia from Madrid to counter secessionist activists.
A white nationalist was hugged by a protester during protests around a speech by Richard Spencer at the University of Florida Oct. 19.
White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said on Oct. 20 that former president George W. Bush's speech about the perils facing democracy was not aimed at President Trump.
White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders on Oct. 20 defended Chief of Staff John F. Kelly's attacks on Rep. Frederica S. Wilson (D-Fla.) and called it "highly inappropriate" to debate with "a four-star Marine general."
White House Chief of Staff John Kelly criticized Rep. Frederica S. Wilson (D-Fla.) for focusing on her fundraising during a 2015 FBI building dedication. Wilson said Kelly's comments were a “lie,” and newly released video appears to support her version of events.
First lady Melania Trump spoke on Oct. 20 about working on her inaugural gown with designer Hervé Pierre, during the presentation of the gown to the Smithsonian's National Museum of American History.
On Oct. 19, former presidents Barack Obama and George W. Bush made veiled criticisms about the Trump administration's threats to democracy and unity.
House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) on Oct. 20 praised the Senate for passing a budget plan. "The Senate vote was perfect yesterday," Ryan said.
House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) said on Oct. 20 that identity politics are "dangerous" for the country, in response to former president George W. Bush's speech the day before about the challenges facing democracy.
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