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Trump Addresses Joint Session of Congress

President Trump spent a little more than an hour speaking about job creation, immigration, national security, and international trade as he spoke to a joint session of Congress. Trump speech to Congress promises ‘renewal of American spirit’

SpaceX is Going (Around) The Moon

SpaceX has announced that they will fly two private citizens on a trip around the moon late next year. The unnamed astronauts have already paid a significant deposit to do a moon mission. SpaceX to fly two

More Jewish Graves Vandalized in Philadelphia

More than 100 gravestones at the Mount Carmel Jewish ceremony in northeastern Philadelphia were broken and overturned. ‘Hundreds’ of US Jewish graves attacked in Philadelphia Via www.bbc.co.uk 02/27/2017 11:57 AM  

Oscars Mix Up: La La Land and Moonlight

In a mix-up sure to be referenced for years, ‘La La Land’ was mistakenly announced as Best Picture winner at the Academy Awards last night.  Approximately one minute into their acceptance speech, they were interrupted and ‘Moonlight’

White House Checking Aide’s Phones For Leaks

Sean Spicer, White House Press Secretary, has been performing random phones checks on his staff’s phones in order to weed out who is leaking information to the media. Spicer checks aides’ phones for leaks Via rss.cnn.com 02/26/2017

US Reverses Stance on Private Prisons

Attorney General Jeff Sessions has stated his support for the federal government’s use of private prisons, overriding a previous Obama-era memo meant to phase out their use.  U.S. reverses Obama-era move to phase out private prisons Via

Mexico’s Foreign Minister Has Strong Words For US

The Trump administration’s new action on immigration was met with a fierce rebuttal by Mexico’s Foreign Minister Luis Videgaray.  Videgaray stated that Mexico would not accept some of the new plans and added that they may appeal

Trump Rescinds Transgender Rules on Bathrooms

The Trump administration rescinded an Obama-era directive yesterday that was created to protect transgender students’ rights. Trump revokes Obama guidelines on transgender bathrooms Via feeds.reuters.com 02/22/2017 11:29 AM