Hundreds of demonstrators filled the streets of Baltimore to protests the death of 25-year-old Freddie Gray, who died while in police custody last week.
Baltimore Police Department officials say a group of “lawless individuals” attacked officers during protests in Baltimore on Monday. Seven officers reportedly have serious injuries and one is currently unconscious.
President Obama and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe toured the Capitol’s 's iconic Lincoln Memorial on Monday. This all comes before Abe’s planned address to a joint meeting of Congress on Wednesday.
Year after year, President Obama jokes about being Muslim, foreign-born and socialist at the White House Correspondents' Association dinner.
White House curator Bill Alman explains the historic and relevant background behind the 11-piece Obama china service, which will be used at the Japanese state dinner.
At the 2015 White House correspondents' dinner, Cecily Strong made the journalists in the audience hold up their hands and vow not to report on Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton's appearance.
Keegan-Michael Key joined the president as his “anger translator” at the correspondents’ dinner.
This Supreme Court case could make gay marriage legal nationwide. Here’s what you need to know.
Following her swearing in, Attorney General Loretta Lynch reflected on her own background saying that if she could reach this position, "We can do anything."
Vice President Joe Biden swore in Loretta Lynch as the nation's 83rd attorney general on Monday, April 27, 2015.
The Supreme Court will again take up the constitutionality of gay marriage and whether states can limit unions to those strictly between a man and a woman.
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