There鈥檚 some trouble afoot at SNL and an exciting baby announcement leading this morning鈥檚 top news鈥 check those and more out below!

1. Just a day after applauding Chelsea Clinton for defending Barron Trump from the way he鈥檚 been treated in the media, the world learned that SNL writer Katie Rich was suspended immediately and indefinitely after tweeting a rather less than kosher joke about him during the inauguration on Friday. The tweet, which said that Barron would 鈥渂e this country鈥檚 first homeschool shooter,鈥 garnered a LOT of flack: So much so that not only did Katie delete the Tweet, but her entire account. She reinstated the page on Monday solely to apologize. A quick scan through the thread that ensued in the apology鈥檚 comments saw many applauding her for admitting her mistake, while comedic heavyweight Dan Harmon tweeted his support to Katie in the form of a job offer. (h/t New York Times)

2. Laura Prepon is expecting her first baby! A source has confirmed to People that the OITNB star and her fianc茅 Ben Foster will welcome their first child together after getting engaged back in October. Congrats to the growing family!

3. And speaking of first babies: Amy Smart has revealed that she welcomed her adorable girl using a surrogate after years of infertility struggles. Amy posted a new Instagram of the growing little girl, Flora, who she had back in December, and the caption came as a HUGE surprise. 鈥淥ne month ago today, Dec. 26th our amazing beautiful daughter came into this world,鈥 she wrote, clarifying the seeming NYE birth of the baby based on social posts. 鈥淔eeling so grateful to have her in my arms鈥 after years of fertility struggles I give thanks today to our kind, loving surrogate for carrying her.鈥 Between Kim Kardashian considering a surrogate for a potential third pregnancy and Amy鈥檚 news, it鈥檚 amazing to see celebrities speaking out on a pregnancy method many rely on.

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4. Kanye West has agreed to appear on KUWTK more to make Kim happy. Kanye has long been reluctant to appear frequently on Kim and her family鈥檚 reality show, Keeping Up With the Kardashians, but he鈥檒l reportedly be getting more screen time in an attempt to ease the stress of the difficulties their marriage has been through recently. 鈥淜anye is really trying to please Kim,鈥 the source tells People. 鈥淗e realizes that his difficult behavior has been extremely draining for her. He is trying to make it up to Kim by going along with things that are important to her. The show is still important to Kim, so Kanye will support her.鈥 This is a win/win, if you ask us!

5. Snapchat is making a big move to keep fake news and offensive images out of its Discover feed. At a time when we鈥檙e facing 鈥渁lternative facts,鈥 Snapchat has released new guidelines for its Discover publishers that will require them to fact-check all content they publish and link to. In addition, the new Discover rules will be more strict on images and headlines used, prohibiting anything misleading or gratuitously shocking. 鈥淚t鈥檚 been two years since we first launched Discover,鈥 Snapchat said in a statement. 鈥淒uring that time, our partners鈥 editorial content has continued to evolve in look and feel, and we felt our guidelines should be updated to thoroughly reflect these changes.鈥 Though many think that the changes likely point to Snapchat鈥檚 rumored plans to go public, it also feels super timely given the current news climate. (h/t Buzzfeed)

6. Quote of the day: 鈥淭his will be the largest audience to witness an Emmys, period. Both in person and around the globe.鈥 Stephen Colbert is named as the host for the 2017 Emmys and pokes fun at Press Sec. Sean Spicer鈥檚 recent claims about inauguration numbers in his hilarious statement.

Do you think Stephen Colbert鈥檚 presence will mean a politically charged Emmys? Let us know over @BritandCo!

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