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"Marry Your Rapist" Laws Are Finally On Their Way Out

Historically, many countries have employed legal loopholes for rapists that allow them to avoid prosecution for rape if they agree to marry their rape victim. In many locales, these laws have been abo...
By Sarah Friedmann

Trump Won't Like What Rudy Giuliani Said About Jeff Sessions

Just six months into his term, President Donald Trump's administration has already seen several members come and go. Former national security advisor Michael Flynn, fired former FBI Director James Com...
By Kelly Tunney

Trump Sharply Silences Reporter & The Awkward Laughter Will Make You Uncomfortable

During a photo op with White House interns on Monday, President Trump got big laughs when he rolled his eyes at an Associated Press reporter and told her to be "quiet." The reporter's offense? Daring ...
By Alexandra Spychalsky

Trump Pressures Navy Troops To Support The GOP Agenda

On Saturday, President Trump spoke to U.S. Navy servicemen at the commissioning of the USS Gerald R. Ford, the military's new $13 billion aircraft carrier. While doing so, he told naval officers to "c...
By Seth Millstein

This Jared Kushner Doppelganger Is Straight Out Of A Horror Movie (No, Seriously)

President Trump's son-in-law and top advisor Jared Kushner testified before the Senate Intelligence Committee on Monday about Russian interference in the 2016 election, and also said in a public state...
By Seth Millstein

Alabama Republican Exploits The Congressional Baseball Shooting For A Campaign Ad

In a new ad for his Senate campaign, Alabama Rep. Mo Brooks used audio from the Republican Congressional baseball practice attack to try to make a point about the Second Amendment. "June 14: A Bernie ...
By Tara Wanda Merrigan

Did Anthony Scaramucci Really Comment On Sarah Huckabee Sanders' Hair & Makeup?

In a Sunday interview with CNN's Jake Tapper, newly-hired White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci appeared to comment on Sarah Huckabee Sanders' appearance by suggesting that she keep u...
By Natasha Guzmán

Twitter Is Livid Trump Invited Mostly White Guests To His Health Care Speech

On Monday, Donald Trump issued a scathing statement on the Affordable Care Act while appearing in the White House. A video of Trump showed the president standing in front of a group of people as he ur...
By Mehreen Kasana

Bustle's Editors On Jared Kushner + Netflix

Happy Monday, everyone! It's crazy to think that this is the last full week of July, and that summer is, all too quickly, coming to an end. Sure, this heat can be pretty harsh sometimes, but let's be ...
By Rachel Simon

Lana Del Rey Hexed President Trump With A Group Of Witches

During an administration as divisive as President Donald Trump's, celebrities have stepped into the political foray more than ever before. Some stars have not held back their political thoughts and ac...
By Kelly Tunney

This One Tweet Sums Up Jared Kushner’s Weak & Weird Defense

Donald Trump's son-in-law and White House senior adviser, Jared Kushner, was set to testify before the Senate Intelligence Committee on Monday. During the closed-door session, Kushner was likely asked...
By Mehreen Kasana

Jared Kushner's Security Clearance Level Gives Him Access To Basically All The Info

The president's son-in-law, Jared Kushner, was recently thrust into the national spotlight following reports that he had to amend his security clearance federal disclosure form several times in order ...
By Kelly Tunney

Trump Blasts Obamacare For Wreaking Havoc “The Last 17 Years” (It’s Only Been Around For 7)

Ahead of the impending Senate debate over a new health care bill, President Trump spoke about the state of health care on Monday. Flanked by families who say Obamacare was a "nightmare" for them, Trum...
By Alexandra Spychalsky

This Senator Doesn’t Think Jared Kushner Is Telling The “Whole Truth”

Public and media scrutiny surrounding Donald Trump's son-in-law and White House adviser Jared Kushner continues to gain steam. On Monday, Kushner appeared before the Senate Intelligence Committee to s...
By Mehreen Kasana

A Texas Politician Would Like To Challenge The Women Who Killed Trumpcare To An Old-Fashioned Duel To The Death

Perhaps inspired by Hamilton, a Republican congressman from Texas loudly wondered Friday whether the female GOP senators who opposed repealing Obamacare should settle things with him "Aaron Burr-style...
By Jenny Hollander

Twitter Hilariously Rips Apart Jared Kushner’s Stiff Senate Testimony Speech

On Monday, Jared Kushner insisted he did not collude with Russia during the 2016 presidential race in a televised reiteration of his written statement. Kushner, Donald Trump's son-in-law, keeps one of...
By Natasha Guzmán

Ivanka Trump Shares Cheerful Instagram On Jared Kushner’s Big Testimony Day

On Monday, just hours before her husband Jared Kushner would testify in a Senate intelligence committee hearing, Ivanka Trump posted a nonchalant picture of her children on Instagram: "Good way to sta...
By Tara Wanda Merrigan

A Confident Jared Kushner Makes A Rare Public Speech About Russia

In a short and direct statement following a highly anticipated meeting on Capitol Hill, President Trump's son-in-law and senior advisor Jared Kushner maintained that he had no improper contacts with R...
By Erin Delmore

Here’s What Jared Kushner Told The Public About Russia

President Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner was called to testify before Congress on Monday to speak about his involvement in a meeting between the Trump campaign and Russian representatives during the...
By Alexandra Spychalsky

Everything Jared Kushner Denied In His Russia Statement

On Monday, following his closed-door hearing that investigated a possible collusion between Russia and Trump's inner circle, Trump son-in-law Jared Kushner spoke in front of the White House. In his st...
By Jenny Hollander

Why People Are Suddenly Interested In Jared Kushner's Assistant

Monday saw the spotlight fall on White House senior adviser Jared Kushner, regarding the ongoing Russian investigation and possible collusion between the Trump campaign and Russia during the 2016 pres...
By Mehreen Kasana