Rep. Alma Adams (D-NC) joined Democrats during sit-in protest as the party occupied the floor to advocate for gun control. During her speech, the Charlotte-area congresswoman told the National Rifle Association to “get the Hell out of the way” so lawmakers could hash out a compromise.
Sixty-six WWII and Korean War veterans toured the nation's Capitol Tuesday as part of an honor flight hosted by California nonprofit Central Valley Honor Flights. The all-expenses-paid three-day trip included trips to the WWII Memorial, Vietnam and Korean War Memorial and Arlington Cemetery.
The U.S. Consumer and Product Safety Commission produced this video, which illustrates why parents should "anchor" large pieces of furniture, televisions and appliances to prevent curious children from suffering serious injuries or death.
It was a busy morning Monday, June 27, 2016, at Fresno Yosemite International Airport as war veterans boarded a plane for the 10th Central Valley Honor Flight. The vets are going to Washington, D.C., to tour the Capitol and see memorials dedicated to the wars in which they fought.
As one of the most well-traveled Commander-in-Chiefs in U.S. history, President Obama has made numerous historic trips around the globe. From the Czech Republic to India and Cuba, Obama has prioritized foreign policy while logging thousands of miles on Air Force One.
CVS pharmacist Courtney Goodman of Sarasota explains how naloxone reverses heroin and opioid overdoses. On July 1, a new Florida law takes effects that allows naloxone to be sold at pharmacies without a prescription. All 878 CVS Pharmacy locations will do so.
The British people have decided to leave the European Union. As it defines the next chapter in its relationship with the EU, NATO Secretary General says that the United Kingdom's position in NATO will remain unchanged.
Isabelle Lieblein, a rising 12th-grader at Beaufort High School, meets with Rep. Mark Sanford in his office in Washington, D.C., on June 23, 2016. Lieblein is the Congressional Art Competition winner for South Carolina First District, and her art will be displayed in the U.S. Capitol for a year.
House Democrats ended their more than 26-hour sit in on Thursday afternoon with demands for a vote on gun control. Lawmakers used social media to stream live the protest after C-SPAN cameras turned off. Democrats have vowed to resume their protest when Congress returns on July 5.