The House Transportation Subcommittee heard testimony on the Boeing 737 Max safety; former adviser to President Donald Trump Hope Hicks testified in a closed-door interview before the House Judiciary Committee; and Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, voted for the 7,000th consecutive time in her career the week of June 17, 2019 in Washington, D.C.
A demonstrator looks on as a group of demonstrators march down Pennsylvania avenue in Washington, D.C. on Friday. The group of several hundred demonstrators marched from the State Department to the White House calling for regime change in Iran. Photo by Alex Edelman/UPI
President Donald Trump said Friday he'd ordered attacks against three targets in Iran late Thursday, but called them off in the final minutes over concerns that 150 civilians would be killed. Trump approved the counterstrikes after the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps shot down a U.S. drone Thursday. Photo by Alex Edelman/UPI
The crowd chanted phrases like "Down with terrorist regime in Iran" and "Rajavi yes, mullahs no; they are terrorists, they must go." Rajavi is the leader of the People's Mujahedin of Iran, which is an organization that is trying to take over the government of Iran. Photo by Alex Edelman/UPI
President Donald Trump (R) meets with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau (L) in the Oval Office on Thursday. The president spoke to the media about Iran shooting down an American drone. Photo by Jim Lo Scalzo/UPI
Trump presents the Presidential Medal of Freedom to Arthur Laffer, in the Oval Office on Wednesday. Laffer the originated the "Laffer Curve," a controversial idea that seemingly shows that the more taxes are cut, the more economic activity there is and that increase offsets the effects of the tax cut. Laffer is the co-author of a book called "Trumponomics: Inside the America First Plan to Revive Our Economy." Photo by Ron Sachs/UPI
Hearing attendees hold a sign honoring the victims of the Ethiopian Airlines 302 crash during a House Transportation Subcommittee hearing on the Boeing 737 Max on Capitol Hill on Wednesday. Photo by Kevin Dietsch/UPI