Actor Danny DeVito hits the campaign trail with Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders during a stop at Affton High School in Affton, Mo., on March 13, 2016. The advance team failed to recognize DeVito's shorter stature and provide him with a step behind the lectern, prompting the actor to grab a wooden box from the side of the stage himself.
Since announcing his run for the Republican presidential nomination, businessman Donald J. Trump has courted controversy with his statements on Mexican immigrants and banning Muslims from entering the United States. His campaign rallies have seen a scattering of protests and on March 11, 2016, clashes between pro-Trump supporters and protesters erupted in Chicago, forcing the cancellation of the event by the Trump campaign out of security concerns.
Born on March 12, 1946, to stage and screen actress Judy Garland and film director Vincente Minnelli, Liza May Minnelli is Hollywood royalty. The actress and singer made a name for herself on Broadway before taking home a Best Actress Oscar for her role as Sally Bowles in the 1972 musical film Cabaret, as well as multiple Emmy, Tony, and Grammy awards.
President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle welcomed Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and first lady Sophie Grégoire-Trudeau to the White House for an official state dinner on March 10, 2016, in Washington, D.C. The dinner, part of an official visit, highlights the long-standing friendship, alliance and cooperation between the United States and Canada.
While their husbands were discussing climate change, first lady Michelle Obama and her counterpart, Sophie Gregoire-Trudeau spent the day together, at one point attending a "Let Girls Learn" event at the U.S. Institute for Peace to raise awareness for global girls' education.
Hollywood is frequently labeled as a hotbed of liberalism, but there are plenty or famous people from the other side of the political spectrum. Check out this list of celebrities who are either registered Republicans or identify publicly as conservative. Many have come out for Donald Trump in the 2016 presidential campaign.
The doors were opened for a preview of the Canada state dinner in the State Dining room at the White House in Washington, D.C., on March 9, 2016. President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama welcome Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his wife, Sophie Gregoire-Trudeau, for an official state visit.
Volunteers deliver cases of bottled water to the beleaguered residents of Flint, Mich. whose drinking water was found to be contaminated with lead after the water source was switched from Detroit Water and Sewerage Dept. to the Flint River in April 2014. The city's aging lead pipes have contributed to the water crisis, with the metal and other contaminants leaching into the water system.
Nancy Reagan has passed away at her home in Bel Air at the age of 94. Mrs. Reagan, who served as First Lady from 1981-1989, will be buried next to her husband, President Ronald Reagan at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library in Simi Valley, California.
Thousands of conservative activists, Republicans and tea party patriots gathered to hear politicians, presidential hopefuls and radio and TV hosts speak, lobby and network at the Conservative Political Action Conference in National Harbor, Md.
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