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    Antiabortion protesters in San Francisco 'thanking God' for Donald Trump

    Antiabortion demonstrators marched through downtown San Francisco in an annual event Saturday that coincided with the women's march in opposition to President Trump. Organizers said they coordinated so the two events occurred at different times of the day. Thousands converged at the plaza outside...

  • Donald Trump's inauguration watched by 30.6 million viewers

    Donald Trump's inauguration watched by 30.6 million viewers

    The inauguration of President Trump was watched by 30.6 million television viewers on Friday, 19% below the audience of 37.8 million for President Obama’s first swearing-in ceremony in 2009. The figure is based on preliminary data from Nielsen for inauguration coverage that aired from 10 a.m. to 6...

  • Women's marches live updates: Millions march in L.A. and around the world following Trump's inauguration

    Women's marches live updates: Millions march in L.A. and around the world following Trump's inauguration

    Women's marches live updates: Millions march in L.A. and around the world following Trump's inauguration Jan. 22, 2017, 7:30 a.m. A day after the presidential inauguration of Donald Trump, millions nationwide and around the world marched in support of women's rights. • Huge crowds converge on flagship...

  • Huge rallies may signal emerging anti-Trump movement. Or not.

    Huge rallies may signal emerging anti-Trump movement. Or not.

    The new lines of conflict in America were vividly drawn Saturday: A freshly revived protest movement has risen to greet a president acutely attuned to public opinion.  Not for decades, since 1960s protesters took to the streets against the Vietnam War, has a chief executive faced such visible opposition....

  • Will Trump be the end of the Pax Americana?

    Will Trump be the end of the Pax Americana?

    With the “America First” emphasis in his truculent inaugural address, Donald Trump has signaled that a radical reorientation of American foreign policy may be in the offing. For more than 70 years, the United States has been the world’s leading champion of free trade, democracy, and international...

  • Obamacare repeal would also affect your employer health insurance

    Obamacare repeal would also affect your employer health insurance

    Stephanie Blythe isn’t due to give birth until April, but she already ordered a breast pump through her insurance company because she’s worried about the future of the Affordable Care Act. “Once I have it, they can’t take it away from me,” said Blythe, 31. About 5 million Californians gained health...

  • FDR warned us about Donald Trump

    FDR warned us about Donald Trump

    To the editor: Why President Trump? My observations over the past 82 years may provide some insight. (“From wise and thoughtful Obama to thin-skinned and mean-spirited Trump,” Opinion, Jan. 20) In 1944, Franklin D. Roosevelt proposed “a second Bill of Rights under which a new basis of security...

  • Will the Trump presidency usher in a golden age of satire?

    Will the Trump presidency usher in a golden age of satire?

    To the editor: What a great letter from James Buchanan to President Trump via Ariel Dorfman. (“Words of encouragement for Donald J. Trump from James Buchanan, 15th president of the United States,” Opinion, Jan. 19) In his article, Dorfman pretends to be the 15th president, generally accepted as...

  • Massive marches and a cranky new president. We're certainly off to a colorful start

    Massive marches and a cranky new president. We're certainly off to a colorful start

    On just his second day in office, President Trump has already scored a major achievement. The nation’s physical fitness improved greatly Saturday as hundreds of thousands of demonstrators poured onto the National Mall to march in defiance of the newly installed Tweeter of the Free World. Crowds...

  • What to expect in President Trump's first 100 days in office

    What to expect in President Trump's first 100 days in office

    President Donald Trump’s unorthodox quest for the White House was fueled by his disregard for convention and the nagging sense that he — and ultimately his supporters — were underestimated and disrespected. Now sworn in to office as the 45th president, Trump and his team are determined to deliver...

  • London women gathered at Trafalgar Square

    London women gathered at Trafalgar Square

    Women's marches live updates: Millions march in L.A. and around the world following Trump's inauguration Jan. 22, 2017, 7:30 a.m. A day after the presidential inauguration of Donald Trump, millions nationwide and around the world marched in support of women's rights. • Huge crowds converge on flagship...

  • Trump's first visit from a foreign leader will be Britain's Theresa May

    Trump's first visit from a foreign leader will be Britain's Theresa May

    Trump aide describes inflated crowd count as 'alternative facts' Jan. 22, 2017, 3:54 p.m. This is our look at President Trump's administration and the rest of Washington: Senior Trump advisor defends false claims of inauguration crowd size Trump reacts to women's marches for the first time Secretary...

  • The art of the satirical sign on display along the Mall

    The art of the satirical sign on display along the Mall

    Women's marches live updates: Millions march in L.A. and around the world following Trump's inauguration Jan. 22, 2017, 7:30 a.m. A day after the presidential inauguration of Donald Trump, millions nationwide and around the world marched in support of women's rights. • Huge crowds converge on flagship...

  • Even in New York, hardly anybody ever saw a day like this

    Women's marches live updates: Millions march in L.A. and around the world following Trump's inauguration Jan. 22, 2017, 7:30 a.m. A day after the presidential inauguration of Donald Trump, millions nationwide and around the world marched in support of women's rights. • Huge crowds converge on flagship...

  • Call to arms from the National Mall: 'Tweet all people kindly'

    Call to arms from the National Mall: 'Tweet all people kindly'

    Women's marches live updates: Millions march in L.A. and around the world following Trump's inauguration Jan. 22, 2017, 7:30 a.m. A day after the presidential inauguration of Donald Trump, millions nationwide and around the world marched in support of women's rights. • Huge crowds converge on flagship...

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