Sen. Jeff Sessions speaks to members of the media at Trump Tower in New York in November. Fears were raised that the Trump administration could crack down on marijuana tolerant states after Sessions was nominated as U.S. attorney general. Sessions has said he's not a fan of expanded use of marijuana.
House Ways and Means Committee member Rep. Bill Pascrell Jr., D-N.J., holds up a copy of the Constitution as he speaks at a March committee meeting. Pascrell introduced House Resolution 186, an inquiry directing the Treasury secretary to provide to the House of Representatives President Trump's tax returns and other financial information.
In Pepsi's new ad, model Kendall Jenner joins a protest march and hands a soda to a police officer. Following a widespread backlash, the company announced on Wednesday that it would halt a wider rollout of the video.
Pepsi/Screenshot by NPR
While facing a number of issues surrounding lethal injection as a execution method, some states like Mississippi are creating back-up plans of alternative methods. These methods include using a gas chamber, an electric chair or a firing squad to carry out executions.
Nevada Department of Corrections via AP