Blacks Experience More Family Member Deaths Than Whites, On Average

African-Americans are more likely than whites to experience the loss of a parent during childhood and more likely to be exposed to multiple family member deaths by mid-life, according to a study by the Population Research Center at The University ...

Chelsea Clinton: Barron Trump Deserves a Chance to 'be a kid'

From one former White House resident to the newest one -- Chelsea Clinton has a message for the world regarding the latest first kid.

Former President George H.W. Bush to Be Moved Out of ICU

President George H.W. Bush will be moved out of the Houston Methodist Hospital Intensive Care Unit on Monday but he will remain in the hospital for now, his doctor said in a news conference.

How Obama Made $20 Million Dollars in 8 Years -- Book Deals, Speaking Engagements, and More!

Barack Obama served his last day as the 44th President of the United States on January 20, 2017. Although his annual salary was only $400,000 a year, during his presidency, he made $20 million dollars. But how?

Trump Goes to Work

"The time for empty talk is over. Now arrives the hour of action."

Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee Participates In Women’s March on Washington and Stands in Solidarity with Marchers In Houston, Austin, Dallas and Around the Nation

Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee, a senior member of the House of Representatives and Founder and Chair of the Congressional Children’s Caucus, released the following statement in solidarity and support of the millions of participants in Women’s Marches taking place in ...

Congressman Al Green Speaks at Houston Women’s March

On Saturday, January 21, 2017, Congressman Al Green (TX-9) was proud to join the Houston Women’s March to support patriotic citizenship and equal rights for all. He addressed the thousands at the beginning of the Houston Women’s March with a ...

Largest March in Texas History - Over 50,000 Attended Women's March on Austin

On Saturday, Jan. 21, one day after the presidential inauguration, participants from all over Texas gathered at the Texas State Capitol for the largest march in the state's history. Over 50,000 people peacefully marched for protection of human rights, equality, ...

Ben Cardin: I will not support Tillerson for secretary of state

Sen. Ben Cardin, D-Maryland, said he does not support Donald Trump's secretary of state pick, Rex Tillerson, hours before a Senate committee is set to vote on his confirmation, citing Tillerson's potential conflicts of interest and his position regarding Russian ...

San Antonio Mall Robbery Leaves Good Samaritan Dead

A man who was killed trying to stop a robbery at a San Antonio, Texas, mall is being hailed as a good Samaritan, and police have arrested two suspects who will face murder charges.

Trump Meets World: With His Past Comments, This Could Get Awkward

It's time to get to work for US President Donald Trump, and that involves meeting his counterparts across the globe.

You Participated in the Women's March. Now What?

In the wake of historic demonstrations this weekend, Women's March organizers and participants say their message is unequivocal: We're just getting started.

Tornado Deaths Over Weekend Exceed 2016 Toll

The Southeast picked up the pieces on Monday after deadly tornadoes tore through the region, killing more people in one weekend than in all of last year.

5 Things for Monday, January 23: Donald Trump, Women's March, Syria Talks

Good morning from 5 Things, where we bring you the alternative to alternative facts. Here's what you need to know to Get Up to Speed and Out the Door.

Obama's Post-inauguration Remarks: Full Text

Former President Barack Obama bid farewell to members of his staff Friday at Joint Base Andrews in Maryland before departing with his family for a vacation in California: