Bill Paxton Dead at 61

Star of 'Aliens,' 'Big Love,' 'Titanic' dies of complications from surgery: TMZ

Issa calls for a special prosecutor on Russia

Jake Tapper asks the State of the Union panel to weigh in on Rep. Darrell Issa calling for a special prosecutor to investigate Trump's ties to Russia

School event near Chicago sparks civil rights…

A civil rights seminar at a largely white public high school in suburban Chicago has some parents and conservative groups calling the event "radical" and "divisive."

DWI suspected in crash that hurt 28 at New…

New Orleans police on Sunday identified the man who allegedly plowed into a crowd enjoying a Mardi Gras parade in New Orleans while intoxicated

Nebraska county with few people, assets faces…

A small Nebraska county that botched a 1985 murder case is scrambling to pay off a $28.1 million judgment owed to six wrongly convicted residents

Power Player Plus: Dan Scavino

White House director of social media

Dr. Emanuel reacts to leaked draft of GOP health…

ObamaCare architect weighs in on 'Fox & Friends'

Nigerian governor says 2 kidnapped Germans are…

A Nigerian governor says security agents have freed 2 German archaeologists who were kidnapped in northern Nigeria

Police: Man tied up family members, arrested after 1 escapes

Police near Cleveland say a 34-year-old man kidnapped three family members and was taken into custody after his aunt escaped the basement where she had been tied up

Top Tip: Never Let a Customer Down

Melinda Emerson “SmallBizLady”, the Founder and President of Quintessence Group and Host of SmallBizChat, says if you go the extra mile for your customers then they will in turn go the extra mile for you.

The M200 series drones by DJI

The company's M200 drones don't just take pretty pictures, they're built to weather the elements in search-and-rescue operations, or take on dangerous inspection jobs.

'Thousands queue for food cards'

The BBC's Alastair Leithead reports from the rebel-held town Thonyor in famine-hit South Sudan, where thousands of people are queuing for food cards.

The New York Times Illustrated Interview…

From The New York Times: The silver-haired host of ‘'Anderson Cooper 360°’' on CNN, whose book 'The Rainbow Comes and Goes' recently came out in paperback, sketched his answers with a pen in his New York office. By GABÉ DOPPELT.

Former Labor Secretary Tom Perez Voted National…

Democrats elected former Labor Secretary Tom Perez as their new national chairman on Saturday over a liberal Minnesota congressman after a divisive campaign that reflected the depths of the party's electoral failures.

New bipartisan report tackles national security…

Fmr. National Security Advisor to George W. Bush, Stephen Hadley, and Amb. Martin Indyk join Morning Joe to discuss a new bipartisan report on national security.

The politics of the Oscars

Ann Hornaday and Ted Johnson discuss how politics will be on full-display at the Oscars.

Emerging Pattern? Trump Media Attacks Follow…

Looking back as far as the election, a pattern seems to emerge in which President Trump attacks the media after major news reports about Russia.

Instagram's New Feature Is Worth 10 Photos

Say goodbye to awkward grids on Instagram! Angeli Kakade (@angelikakade) has the story.

Family representative says Bill Paxton, who played an astronaut in "Apollo 13," has died from surgery complications

Family representative says Bill Paxton, who played an astronaut in "Apollo 13," has died from surgery complications

Transgender teenage wrestler wins girl's state…

Mack Beggs, a teenager who is transitioning from female to male, wins the Texas girl's state championship. Linda So reports.

Egypt says near meeting Russia's airport security…

Officials say they are inching closer to meeting demands set by Russia on airport security to resume flights to Egypt, suspended after Islamic militants downed a Russian airliner 15 months ago over the Sinai Peninsula

Father of dead Navy SEAL refused to meet Trump at ceremony

The father of a Navy SEAL killed during a raid in Yemen is demanding an investigation into its planning and criticized the Trump administration for its timing

Police Say Drunken Driver Crashed Into New…

At least 28 people were injured in the incident.

Santorum: 'You can't do' repeal and replace

Jake Tapper talks to the State of the Union panel: Rep. Mark Sanford, Rep. Ruben Gallego, Rick Santorum, and Jennifer Granholm, about the future of ACA

New LG phone influenced by Samsung's Note 7…

The fiasco with Samsung's fire-prone Note 7 phone has influenced the design of rival LG's next smartphone

Taliban Issues a Very Odd 'Special Message'

Leader would like everyone to please plant trees

Full Interview: Gov. Chris Christie

In Washington for the Governors' Ball, New Jersey Chris Christie sits down with Jake Tapper for an exclusive interview on State of the Union

Koch leads fight to deregulate African-style…

The billionaire Charles Koch and hair braider Jocelyn DoCouto have at least one thing in common: They're both part of a movement to deregulate African-style braiding

S. Carolina law makes it tough to lower…

In the aftermath of the racially motivated Charleston church slayings in 2015, the Confederate flag was removed from the South Carolina Statehouse during an elaborate nationally televised ceremony

Improved technology saves maple syrup producers…

Improved technology could keep maple sugar farmers from working late into the night boiling sap into syrup