Harsh prison sentences for juveniles are a legacy of the get-tough-on-crime laws of the 1990s. New York's move to take 16- and 17-year-olds out of the adult system leaves North Carolina as the only state that considers 16-year-old offenders adults by default.
Tensions with North Korea may have changed President Trump's observance of Beijing's 'one China' policy.
His confirmation came at a key moment for President Trump – just two days before he reaches the symbolic 100-day marker – filling out the president's cabinet.
Many retailers that were contemplating a complicated and costly shift of supply lines closer to the US are now changing their calculus to fight a border tax bill in Congress.
The Republican has easily won re-election four times, but is now facing hostile crowds at town halls, a strong Democratic challenger, and criticism over his reluctance to investigate Donald Trump.
Democrat Jon Ossoff and Republican Karen Handel will face off in a June special election for Congressional seat left vacant by Health Secretary Tom Price.