Bradley Cooper's acclaimed remake of "A Star Is Born", which was widely expected to win several top prizes, took only one award, for best song - its centerpiece hit, "Shallow". "Thank you to Satan for giving me inspiration on how to play this role", Bale joked.
Hollywood veteran Glenn Close won Best Actress in a Motion Picture, Drama for her performance in the independent "The Wife", beating out other A-list nominees including Lady Gaga ("A Star Is Born"), Nicole Kidman ("Destroyer"), Melissa McCarthy ("Can You Ever Forgive Me?") and Rosamund Pike ("A Private War").
Co-host Sandra Oh, who was born in Canada of Asian descent, paid tribute to the slew of Golden Globe-nominated films and TV shows featuring black and Asian actors and directors, including "Crazy Rich Asians", "Black Panther", and "BlacKkKlansman".
John Kelly breaks with Trump: 'To be honest, it's not a wall'
Trump also sought to push back against Democratic arguments that a border wall is an antiquated approach to illegal immigration. The president shut down the government, demanding $5 billion for his border wall but Democrats have refused to meet the demand.
I can't speak for everyone, but these were the five moments of this year's 2019 Golden Globes that I considered the most memorable; and what I'm sure we'll be talking about for years to come.
That figure was also matched by Roma, which won Best Foreign Language Film and Best Director for Alfonso Cuaron, and The Kominsky Method, which picked up Best Television Series and Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series for Michael Douglas.
Darren Criss gave a shout out to representation and his Filipino mom at his acceptance speech when he won best actor in a mini-series or motion picture made for television for his role in The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story. And let's not forget that there's not a lot of overlap between the two voting bodies of these awards - and as the Academy becomes more diverse, so do the films it champions.
The inclusion of minorities among this year's Golden Globes nominees and winners still marks a step in the right direction.
Democrats pass legislation to end U.S. government shutdown
The California Democrat has spent her political career being underestimated, only to prove the naysayers wrong. "No, no. McConnell said the Senate will not take up any proposal that does not have a real chance of getting Trump's signature.
No end in sight for United States government shutdown
As Breitbart News reported on Friday, reports revealed that Pelosi was spending the shutdown at a luxurious resort in Hawaii. He's still at the White House, awaiting work by Congress on those spending bills that government employees are depending on.
Grizzles acquire Justin Holiday from Bulls
Thursday night, the Chicago Bulls and Memphis Grizzlies began what could end up being a domino effect for the former franchise. That deal was nixed though as the Suns believed they were getting Dillon Brooks in the deal and not Marshon.
Arsenal without Ozil against Liverpool
Mane made it 3-1 on 32 minutes when Salah cushioned a cross perfectly into the Senegalese's path to side-foot high into the net. They led Liverpool by two points at the start of this month and were yet to lose in the Premier League this season.