1,000 More US Troops Could Be Heading to Afghanistan

On Jan. 21, the Washington Post reported that the Army is preparing a proposal that would send an additional 1,000 U.S. troops to Afghanistan to boost its forces in the region and help in the fight against the Taliban.

TSA: TV Crew Busted With Fake Bomb at Newark Airport

The U.S. Transportation Security Administration arrested nine people on Jan. 18 for trying to sneak a fake bomb through a security checkpoint at Newark Liberty International Airport as part of a television stunt.

Donald Trump Releases ‘Fake News Awards’

U.S. President Donald Trump announced the winners of his so-called “Fake News Awards” on Jan. 17, in the form of a list posted to the Republican National Committee’s Website.