Top Democrats say President Donald Trump walked out of a meeting with congressional leaders as talks to end the partial government shutdown remain at an impasse."
US airport security workers and air traffic controllers working without pay have been warning that security and safety could be compromised if the government shutdown continues.
A Russian war film that tells of a Soviet soldier's "devotion to the Motherland", the latest in a line of state-funded patriotic blockbusters, has broken box office records after its New Year release.
So Google tried something a bit... different this year at CES. They built a friggin' theme park ride.
Supporting the idea of playing a constructive role in the development of his country, 27-year-old Somali mechanic Abdullahi Mohamed Ali, built a small tank-style vehicle, using just materials on hand.