Former President Barack Obama hosts a conversation on civic engagement and community organizing, Monday, April 24, 2017, at the University of Chicago in Chicago; President Donald Trump, accompanied by his daughter Ivanka Trump, talks via video conference with International Space Station Commander Peggy Whitson and Jack Fischer on the Space Station from the Oval Office of the White House in Washington; and, An attendee smokes a marijuana cigarette, during a rally to support the legalization of marijuana on Capitol Hill in Washington.
Ohio Gov. John Kasich said Monday he thinks it’s too early to fully assess President Trump’s performance, even as the 100-day mark of his time in office approaches.
Rush Holt Jr., the CEO of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, talks to Yahoo News about what science supporters can do now that the March for Science is over.
Leading a panel discussion at the University of Chicago, the former president said that he is hoping to inspire young leaders and “help them take a crack at changing the world.”
In a video call with space station astronaut Peggy Whitson, President Trump congratulated her on her record-setting 535th day in space.
Thomas Demetrio, the lawyer for injured United passenger David Dao, said the airline’s CEO had a chance to apologize but instead called Dao belligerent.
Chuck Schumer says President Trump’s insistence on border wall funding is a “monkey wrench” that’s bungling a bipartisan spending agreement.
The president continues to rant about a pair of new surveys that show he is approaching his 100th day in office with the lowest approval rating of any president in more than 70 years.
The Senate Intelligence Committee's investigation into Russian meddling in the U.S. election, and whether any Trump associates were connected to it, has made little progress.
Fan Wang and Yuan Yue of China, Barbara Seixas De Freitas and Fernanda Alves of Brazil, and Isabel Schneider and Victoria Bieneck of Germany, pose with their medals at the FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour Xiamen Open 2017 in Xiamen, China; Spain’s Rafael Nadal holds up his trophy after winning his men’s finals match against Spain’s Albert Ramos-Vinolas at the Monte Carlo Tennis Masters tournament in Monaco; and Athletes compete in the Men’s 100-meter finals during Day 3 of the 2017 Loterias Caixa Paralympics Athletics Open Championships at Brazilian Paralympic Training Center in Sao Paulo.
The president says he may not approve a government funding bill this week if it does not include funding for a “badly needed border wall” that he claims Mexico, “in some form,” will “eventually” pay for.
The “New Day” host revealed Sunday that the former Fox News chief propositioned her early in her career at the top-rated cable news network. Ailes, through his attorney, called the claims “unsubstantiated and false.”
The president has the lowest approval rating of any commander in chief at this point since at least 1945, a pair of new surveys published Sunday found.
Protest signs and photos of Science March in New York, one of many Earth Day rallies around the world defending science in the era of President Trump.
Mary Devine of Levittown, Long Island, looks on during the Earth Day March for Science NYC demonstration, which coincides with similar marches globally, in Manhattan, N.Y.; Filipino performers wearing traditional costumes during a street dance competition as part of the Aliwan Festival in Manila, Philippines; Racka sheep are seen during celebrations for the start of the new grazing season in the Great Hungarian Plain in Hortobágy, Hungary. These are some of the photos of the day. (AP/EPA/Getty/Reuters)
French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron and his wife have an unusual relationship, and the French seem to like it just fine.
Thousands of people are expected to attend March for Science events around the world to promote the understanding of science and defend it from various attacks, including U.S. government budget cuts.
They really are friends fur-ever! These adorable animals have struck up the most unlikely friendships in the animal kingdom. From a pig and a cat to a baby goat and a dog, these are companions you never thought you’d see.
A man looks at a sign posted on the door of a hardware store during a citywide power outage in San Francisco; a bullet hole is pictured in a shop window on the Champs-Élysées in Paris; and antifrost candles burn in a vineyard in Jenins, Switzerland. These are some of the photos of the day. (AP/EPA/Getty/Reuters/Zuma)
President Donald Trump shared a video on his Twitter page that had production values that didn’t quite line up to the highest office in the land.
Bill Nye the Science Guy said President Trump would likely be reelected if he were to take up arms against climate change.
Michael Reagan speaks at a rally for Republican Senate candidate Sharron Angle in 2010. Michael Reagan, son of late President Ronald Reagan, defended disgraced Fox News host Bill O’Reilly, who was ousted this week after advertisers boycotted the show en masse amid a sexual harassment scandal. The firestorm started after the New York Times revealed that O’Reilly and the network had shelled out $13 million in settlements to various women who had accused him of sexual harassment.
President Trump predicted on Friday that a deadly shooting on the famed Champs-Élysées avenue in Paris would have “a big effect” on French elections.
Joe McCarthy of Global Citizen talks about his recent journey to the remote village of Kivalina where climate change is threatening the community's very existence.
As the U.S. government and health care providers grapple with the exploding rates of opioid abuse across the country, the Clinton Foundation has expanded its partnership with Adapt Pharma, maker of Narcan nasal spray, by donating 40,000 doses of the opioid overdose reversal drug to colleges and universities throughout the United States. Narcan, a brand of the generic drug naloxone, is used for the emergency treatment of known or suspected opioid overdose.