Statue commemorating explorer doused with red paint as Italian Heritage Day celebrations took place nearby.
Florida Rep. and U.S. Army veteran Brian Mast replaced his earlier post with another birthday message after his mistake went viral.
In the more than 80 years since Columbus Day became an official holiday, it has drawn criticism. Some cities and states are opting to celebrate National Indigenous Peoples' Day instead.
California Governor Gavin Newsom on Friday signed into state law a bill that enables employers, co-workers and teachers to obtain gun violence restraining orders against owners of firearms that are a potential threat to them.
"Repulsive. No dictators here," one of the protester's signs read. Another said: "Congress do your jobs. Impeach now!"
Longtime White House correspondent Sam Donaldson said President Trump's supporters love him because they want a "white Christian country" back. But he said Senate Republicans will gladly convict him if public support for impeachment continues to rise.
Fires continue to blaze in California, but firefighters are making significant progress in putting them down.
The openly-gay Democratic presidential candidate has been married to his husband Chasten since 2018.
Jefferson was reportedly playing video games with her nephew and thought there was a potential trespasser outside. When she went to investigate, she was shot by the police officer.
Scott Walker was criticized for using public funds to pay for over 800 flights after he appeared to mock Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez for allegedly spending almost $300 on a haircut.
A look into the wedding party of Hailey and Justin Bieber as their famous friends like Kendall Jenner share pictures from the celebration.
As we near the 50th anniversary of the Tate-LaBianca murders, and 'Once Upon a Time in Hollywood' plays in theaters, interest in the Manson Family and their gruesome crimes has returned.
Stonewall is seen as the birth of the LGBT rights movement. But there were pickets, protests—even riots—in the years before June 28, 1969.
Democratic Rep. Adam Schiff joined several GOP lawmakers in condemning President Trump's U.S. troop withdrawal from Syria, warning that ISIS is already beginning its resurgence.
"He doesn't try to do it covertly," Senator Kevin Cramer of North Dakota told CNN.
"We've won. We've beat ISIS and we've beat them badly and decisively," the president told reporters last week.
"This is pretty uncharted territory for many of us and even for Congress," the Democratic congresswoman said.
Hunter Biden stepped down from the board of a Chinese-backed private equity company and has vowed to cease all foreign work should his father, Joe Biden, be elected president in 2020.
Did you know the Navy is older than America's independence?
According to the Brandywine Valley chapter of Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (BVSPCA), the animals were reportedly living in deplorable conditions.
The National Rifle Association, the country's largest gun-rights organization, quickly condemned the move as an "assault on our Second Amendment rights in the Golden State."
The new law bans the sale and manufacturing of all new fur products throughout California, as well as placing restrictions on hunting and circuses.