President Trump declared a national emergency to unlock funds for a border wall that he couldn’t get from Congress. Those Republicans supporting the move didn’t approve when President Obama used his executive power to act on immigration in 2014.
Heavy snowfall caused near whiteout conditions in Libertyville, Illinois, on February 17, 2019. The National Weather Service warned of bands of heavy snow across northeast Illinois, advising drivers to decrease speed and use low beams.
A very good boy in Melrose, Massachusetts, helped his owner shovel snow from a parking lot on Feb. 18 after heavy snow swept across the Boston area. Emily Marschok captured her dog Rossi holding a snow shovel in his mouth.
When Shannon Grimm saw her student being bullied for her short hair, she decided to chop her long hair off to match the girl's haircut. "My students mean more to me than my hair," Grimm said on a Facebook Live she posted to her page on Jan. 3, 2019.