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Sen. Tammy Duckworth, D-Ill., carries her baby Maile Pearl Bowlsbey after they went to the Senate floor to vote, on Capitol Hill, Thursday, April 19, 2018 in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
(Photo credit: AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
April 20, 2018 - 1:08 pm
The tightly wrapped 10-day-old baby, brought to the well of the chamber by her mother, Sen. Tammy Duckworth, became the first newborn to appear there, just one day after the Senate approved a new rule permitting it.
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Stormy Daniels
Stormy Daniels (Photo credit: PA Images/Sipa USA)
April 20, 2018 - 1:01 pm
Trump's personal lawyer must declare in writing that his Fifth Amendment right against self-incrimination is jeopardized unless there's a delay in legal proceedings in a lawsuit filed by porn actress Stormy Daniels, a federal judge said Friday.
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Fairview Middle and High School students taking part in a national school walkout event to protest gun violence and honor shooting victims at Fairview High School in Fairview Township, Erie County, Pa., Friday April 20, 2018. As part of the event, most of
(Photo credit: Christopher Millette/Erie Times-News via AP)
April 20, 2018 - 12:45 pm
Students from Florida to Chicago started streaming out of their schools Friday in the latest round of gun-control activism following the February shooting at a high school in Parkland, Florida.
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This March 2, 2018 file photo shows a statue that depicts a Native American at the feet of a Spanish cowboy and Catholic missionary in San Francisco. San Francisco authorities reversed a decision to remove a 19th century statue near City Hall that some sa
(Photo credit: AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, File)
April 20, 2018 - 12:20 pm
San Francisco authorities reversed a decision to remove a 19th century statue near City Hall that some say is degrading to Native Americans.
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In this Nov. 20, 2016, file photo, then-President-elect Donald Trump, right, and former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani pose for photographs as Giuliani arrives at the Trump National Golf Club Bedminster clubhouse in Bedminster, N.J. Giuliani is joining the
(Photo credit: AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File)
April 19, 2018 - 4:41 pm
With the addition of Giuliani, Trump gains an experienced litigator and former U.S. attorney in Manhattan...
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Protesters attend a vigil against President Donald Trump's executive orders on immigration on January 25, 2017 in Los Angeles, the United States. Trump signed two executive orders directing the construction of a wall on the US-Mexico border, boosting bord
Protesters For Immigration Rights (Photo credit: Xinhua/Sipa USA)
April 19, 2018 - 3:43 pm
The federal government cannot withhold public safety grants from cities that refuse to cooperate with Trump's immigration enforcement policies...
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In this March 3, 2018 photo provided by the Ad Council, Jami Contreras, left, and her wife, Krista Contreras, pose for a photo with their children, Sylas and Bay, in Oak Park, Mich. Krista and Jamie took Bay to the doctor at six days old for her first doc
(Photo credit: Mimi McCormick/Ad Council via AP)
April 19, 2018 - 2:20 pm
In a striking shift from recent years, major legislation curtailing LGBT rights has been completely stymied in state capitols around the country this year amid anxiety by Republican leaders over igniting economic backlash if they are depicted as discriminatory.
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Marijuana joint in the Park
Alexandra Fedorova
April 18, 2018 - 2:45 pm
San Francisco city officials said today they will once again work with a private sponsor for Friday's annual, unsanctioned marijuana celebration in Golden Gate Park known as 4/20.
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In this March 27, 2018, file photo, a group of sanctuary state supporters gather outside the Orange County Board of Supervisors meeting in Santa Ana, Calif., as they prepare to discuss joining a DOJ lawsuit against the state of California. Leaders of Cali
(Photo credit: Jeff Gritchen/The Orange County Register via AP, File)
April 18, 2018 - 1:42 pm
Residents sued the tiny Southern California city of Los Alamitos on Wednesday to challenge a vote by elected officials to exempt the community from a state law that limits police collaboration with U.S. immigration authorities.
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This combination of two file photos shows CIA Director Mike Pompeo, left, listens during his introductions before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee during a confirmation hearing on his nomination to be Secretary of State on Capitol Hill in Washington
(Photo credit: AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)
April 18, 2018 - 1:01 pm
Trump confirmed that his CIA chief secretly met with Kim Jong Un in North Korea and said "a good relationship was formed" heading into the adversaries' anticipated summit.
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