White House tries to tag Democrats with blame for possible shutdown
A White House official said Democrats are ?hellbent on getting a shutdown.? Democrats pointed to specific legislation and claimed they're willing to compromise.
Why It's So Hard For Victims Of Extreme Abuse To Leave
When police entered the home of David and Louise Turpin in Perris, California, they encountered 12 siblings who were being held in filthy, dark conditions ? some chained to furniture.
California torture house: 13 siblings allowed to eat once a day, shower once a year
The 13 starving siblings held captive in a California house hardly ever saw the sun and were allowed, a prosecutor said Thursday, to eat only one rationed meal a day and shower just once a year.
Photos of the week: 1/12 - 1/19
A house of horrors was discovered in Perris, California at the start of the week.
Sen. Kaine condemns 'unacceptable' expanded U.S. mission in Syria
Sen. Tim Kaine warned that the expanded mandate outlined by Rex Tillerson was ?unacceptable? absent a vote in Congress.
Alligator And Python Locked In Death Duel On Golf Course
A Naples, Florida, golf course featured a reptilian smackdown between an alligator and Burmese python last week ? and it was caught on camera.
Russian Money Ties to NRA Under FBI Scrutiny
Greg Gordon, investigative reporter for McClatchy DC, talks with Rachel Maddow about news that the FBI is looking into whether Russian money was funneled to the Trump campaign through the NRA.
Mattis unveils new National Defense strategy
Defense Secretary Jim Mattis released the National Defense Strategy today that focuses on China and Russia as the biggest challenges to the U.S.
Car plows into crowd along Brazil?s Copacabana beach, killing baby
A car plowed into a crowd on Rio de Janeiro's tourist-packed Copacabana seaside promenade, killing a baby and injuring more than a dozen people.
The resistance is organized and ready in district where Trump is visiting
Democrats, especially women, have been organizing ever since last year?s election. And they think they have a chance to take the seat in this heavily Republican district.