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    'Incredible' Melania Wins Praise for Trump's First State Dinner

    'Incredible' Melania Wins Praise for Trump's First State Dinner


    President Trump, first lady Melania Trump, Brigitte Macron, and French President Emmanuel Macron walk down the Grand Staircase to pose for a photo in Grand Foyer before a State Dinner at the White House in Washington, Tuesday, April 24,...

    "To America’s absolutely incredible first lady, thank you for making this an evening we will always cherish and remember," President Trump said at his first White House state dinner Tuesday night—and he was far from the only one praising Melania Trump. The first lady, who wore a silver Chanel...
    Zoo Performs First-Ever Rhino CT Scan

    Zoo Performs First-Ever Rhino CT Scan


    Dr. Sathya Chinnadurai, senior staff veterinarian for the Chicago Zoological Society, monitors Layla as she receives a CT...

    A rhinoceros at a suburban Chicago zoo has undergone what's believed to be the first CT scan performed on the species. It was no easy task. Layla is seven and a half years old and 2,300 pounds and lives at Brookfield Zoo. Zoo officials say the scan was needed...
    Professor Who Insulted Barbara Bush Won't Be Fired

    Professor Who Insulted Barbara Bush Won't Be Fired


    In this photo from Friday, March 18, 2005, former first lady Barbara Bush listens to George W. Bush, as he speaks on Social Security reform in Orlando,...

    The conduct of a tenured professor who called Barbara Bush a "witch" and an "amazing racist" was "insensitive, inappropriate, and an embarrassment to the university," Fresno State president Joseph Castro said in a statement Tuesday. But he added that since Randa Jarrar was acting in a private capacity, her tweets...
    After 2 Wins, Rogue Democrat Prevents Control of NY Senate

    After 2 Wins, Rogue Democrat Prevents Control of NY Senate


    Sen. Simcha Felder, D-Brooklyn, listens as members debate bills in the Senate Chamber at the state Capitol Friday, March 30, 2018, in Albany,...

    After two special elections in New York Tuesday, Democrats have control of the state Senate—on paper. In reality, Republicans remain in control thanks to rogue Democrat Simcha Felder, who has caucused with the GOP since soon after he was elected and says he doesn't plan to change now, the...
    Judge Orders Government to Restart DACA

    Judge Orders Government to Restart DACA


    In this Jan. 21, 2018 photo, demonstrators rally in support of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) outside the Capitol in...

    A federal judge ruled Tuesday against the Trump administration's decision to end a program protecting some young immigrants from deportation, calling the Department of Homeland Security's rationale against the program "arbitrary and capricious." US District Judge John D. Bates in Washington wrote that the decision to rescind the Deferred Action...
    Victims in Toronto Were 'Predominantly' Women

    Victims in Toronto Were 'Predominantly' Women


    This undated image provided by Tennis Canada shows Anne Marie D'Amico. Toronto City Councilor Cesar Palacio has identified one of the victims of Monday, April 24, 2018 van incident as Anne Marie...

    The suspect in the deadly van attack in Toronto posted a chilling Facebook message just minutes before plowing into a crowded city sidewalk, authorities said Tuesday, raising the possibility that he may have nursed grudges against women—a possible echo of a 1989 massacre of 14 women that remains one...
    Madonna Fails to Stop Sale of Tupac Breakup Letter

    Madonna Fails to Stop Sale of Tupac Breakup Letter


    Madonna performs on stage during the Women's March rally, Saturday, Jan. 21, 2017 in...

    Bad news for Madonna: A judge on Monday said a New York auction house can go ahead and sell some of her personal stuff. Gotta Have Rock and Roll auctions got a hold of a pair of the singer's underwear, a letter Tupac Shakur wrote to her explaining why they...
    Bernie Sanders Will Propose Jobs Guarantee

    Bernie Sanders Will Propose Jobs Guarantee


    In this April 4, 2018 photo, Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., speaks on a question during a town hall meeting with Jackson Mayor Chokwe Antar Lumumba, examining economic justice 50 years after the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., in Jackson,...

    Bernie Sanders is working on a plan that would allow the federal government to guarantee a $15-per-hour job, plus healthcare benefits, to every worker in the US "who wants or needs one," per an early draft of the proposal obtained by the Washington Post . The jobs guarantee would encompass projects...
    Meek Mill Walks Free

    Meek Mill Walks Free


    Rapper Meek Mill's son Papi holds a sign as protesters demonstrate in front of a courthouse during a hearing for Meek Mill, Monday April 16, 2018 in Philadelphia. The city's district attorney says Mill's convictions should be vacated and he should have a...

    Pennsylvania's highest court on Tuesday ordered a judge to free rapper Meek Mill on bail while he appeals decade-old gun and drug convictions, following a five-month campaign by his supporters to get him out. The Supreme Court directed a Philadelphia judge who had jailed him to immediately issue an order...