Recalling Nelson Mandela as a “profoundly good man” and “great friend,” former President Bill Clinton said Friday that the South African leader “set an example for how to live that went way beyond political leadership to the core of what life should be about.”
Outside the Capitol, activists are going weeks without food in hopes to compel the House to bring a long-stalled immigration reform bill to a vote. “We are moving the power of God's hands for this country," one striker said.
Widespread snowfall and freezing winds left icy roads and power outages stretching from Texas to the Rockies on Saturday as another powerful winter storm hit the West Coast. Much of the nation was expected to feel the advancing freeze by Monday.