About 180 abortion-rights advocates demonstrated Sunday in Germantown, Md., in support of a physician, LeRoy Carhart, who is performing late-in-pregnancy abortions in a Germantown office. Antiabortion activists launched “Summer of Mercy 2.0” at a rally Saturday night in nearby Gaithersburg and also held a walk near the Germantown clinic..
Michelle Kinsey Bruns wears her opinion on abortion as she joins demonstrators who walked 1.3 miles Sunday around the abortion clinic where LeRoy Carhart performs late-in-preganancy abortions. They dubbed the walk "The Summer Celebration of Choice Kick-Off Walk. "Katherine Frey/The Washington Post
President Trump and first lady Melania Trump lit the National Christmas Tree for the first time. The program was hosted by television personality Kathie Lee Gifford and actor Dean Cain and featured performances by the Beach Boys, Jack Wagner, Wynonna Judd, Craig Campbell and others.