The ruling Law and Justice party in Poland has moved swiftly to control the Polish media and curtail the powers of the country's constitutional court. The actions are alarming Polish critics, tens of thousands of whom have taken to the streets to protest, and the European Commission is holding a rare meeting on Wednesday to discuss if Warsaw has violated EU law.
The St. Louis Rams are moving to Los Angeles. The NFL approved the relocation Tuesday after debating two stadium proposals involving the potential move of three teams. One of those other teams, the San Diego Chargers, may join the Rams at a proposed stadium in Inglewood at a later date. The Oakland Raiders will remain in Oakland. All three teams threatened to move after running into resistance for new stadiums in their respective cities.
Donald Trump tweeted that the State of the Union is really boring, slow, lethargic — very hard to watch! On a number of occasions President Obama alluded to Trump's rhetoric on Muslims, saying this isn't just about political correctness. The official Republican response came from South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley who all but called Trump out by name in her speech.
As President Obama prepared to deliver his State of the Union address, Donald Trump appeared at a large rally in Iowa. Trump made a big point about the disrespect Iran has toward the U.S. citing the ten U.S. sailors who were detained when their patrol boats drifted into Iranian waters
The first of thousands of Cubans stranded in Costa Rica flew to El Salvador on their way north to the U.S. Cuban emigration is surging amid fears the U.S. will soon cease to offer automatic residency.
The aid convoy finally reached Madaya after months under siege by forces loyal to dictator Bashar Al Assad. David Greene talks to Pawel Krzysiek of the International Committee Of the Red Cross.
Iran's Revolutionary Guard is holding two small U.S. Navy craft and 10 sailors which it claims violated Iran's territorial waters. Iran says it intends to release the sailors soon.
Last year was all about change in the television industry. Our TV critic says the new year brings a host of exciting shows, from platforms old and new.
David Greene talks to Mary Stuckey of Georgia State University, author of the book Presidential Rhetoric, about President Obama's final State of the Union address.