Trump mocks ‘lowest rated Oscars’: ‘We don’t have stars anymore — except your president’

A record low 26.5 million people watched the 90th Academy Awards on Sunday and President Donald Trump says he knows why: There aren’t anymore movie stars.


U.S. Embassy in Turkey closes due to security threat

The U.S. Embassy in Ankara, Turkey closed Monday due to an unspecified security threat, though local media reports the closure came as Turkish authorities detained several suspects on charges of plotting an attack against the embassy.

Trump: Bill combining concealed carry and gun background checks will ‘never pass’

President Donald Trump on Wednesday cast doubt on the political prospects for expanding concealed-carry gun laws, telling a bipartisan group of lawmakers that including the gun-lobby priority in legislation related to background checks would sink it in Congress.