Ohio Republicans were not able to gain enough votes to overturn outgoing Governor Kasich’s veto of the restrictive abortion bill.
The island nation has announced its withdrawal from the International Whaling Commission and says it will resume commercial whale hunting.
Israel’s coalition government has dissolved parliament and will reconvene for elections in April, a full eight months ahead of the deadline.
Members of the Iron Triangle Press team are busy celebrating the holidays, so we’ve compiled today’s headlines into one quick Monday Digest — regular content will resume Wednesday.
After a tumultuous day of many back-and-forth decisions, the House passed a funding bill with $5 billion allocated for the construction of a wall at the U.S.-Mexico border.
Only hours after it appeared as though the government would avoid a shutdown, the president has reversed course and says he will not sign the bill.
The Senate was able to pass a short-term spending bill to avoid a government shutdown just ahead of the holidays.
A Washington, D.C. federal judge has postponed sentencing for former national security advisor Michael Flynn, but not without first expressing his disgust.
Trump reportedly signed a letter of intent for the Moscow Trump Tower despite his lawyer’s assertions to the contrary and was forced to dissolve his charitable foundation.
After losing to Kyrsten Sinema in a contentious run-off election, Martha McSally will still make it to the Senate after being appointed to Arizona’s second seat by Governor Doug Ducey.