‘Utter gobbledygook’: Internet rains hell on Trump for thinking a tweet will be able to prevent a government shutdown

As a government shutdown loomed in Congress Thursday evening, CNN’s Jim Acosta dropped a bombshell from a senior White House official: that President Donald Trump’s aides are considering whether the president can “issue a tweet” to reverse the shutdown.

Here are the five biggest bombshells from the Fusion GPS founder’s House intel testimony

On Thursday, the House of Representatives released the declassified intelligence committee testimony of Fusion GPS founder Glenn Simpson.

Company loses $800,000 in city contracts after workers came to site with KKK sticker and guns

After a Milwaukee city contractor’s employees were outed with guns and white supremacist iconography on work sites, the company is slated to lose upwards of $1 million.

Trump appointee Carl Higbie out after audio surfaces of him accusing the ‘black race’ of ‘lax morality’

Carl Higbie, Donald Trump’s pick as chief of external affairs at the Corporation for National and Community Service, resigned Thursday after CNN reported he made a slew of racist, sexist and xenophobic statements.

GOP Sen. Tom Cotton threatens to call cops on liberal constituents who keep writing him letters: report

Sen. Tom Cotton’s (R-AR) office has started sending out warning letters to liberal activists who have bombarded the senator with phone calls and letters.

Ex-Mormon scholar explains why the church is now facing an ‘exodus crisis’

The church began losing membership in mass numbers in 2011, around the same time information about the church’s spotted history became available online.

GOP congressman’s claim of ‘dirty tricks’ by Democrat quickly falls apart under scrutiny

Embattled Rep. Ryan Costello (R-PA) may have made up a story over the weekend about a pair of intruders on his property who he claims intimidated his wife on behalf of his Democratic rival Chrissy Houlahan.

Trump’s lawyer created a private LLC in Delaware to pay off Stormy Daniels: report

Corporate records and sources close to the alleged relationship between adult film actress Stormy Daniels and Donald Trump show that the president’s lawyer created an LLC in Delaware to pay the actress for her silence.

Here’s how Pentagon chief Jim Mattis tricks Trump into doing what he wants — according to White House insiders

In a Wall Street Journal report on the methods various administration aides have used to communicate with the president, Mattis’ savvy technique is explained.

WATCH: Lindsey Graham humiliated after CNN’s Bash tells him sucking up to Trump has ‘blown up in your face’

CNN’s Dana Bash on Thursday sat down for an interview with Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) to discuss recent developments in his efforts to get President Donald Trump to sign off on a deal for undocumented immigrants who were brought to the United States as children.

READ IT: House Intelligence Committee publishes entire testimony of Fusion GPS co-founder Glenn Simpson

The House Intelligence Committee has released the transcript of its interview with Fusion GPS co-founder Glenn Simpson, who commissioned the controversial Trump-Russia dossier.

Trump is livid that John Kelly called him ‘uninformed’ and talked about him like a child: report

The Washington Post said on Thursday that President Donald Trump is furious with White House chief of staff John Kelly over comments that Kelly made to Hispanic lawmakers at an immigration policy meeting.