"American Idol" runner-up Clay Aiken declared Wednesday he is running for Congress, putting his singing career on hold as he aims to unseat a Republican from her North Carolina district.
A man who allegedly threatened to decapitate the first Hindu Congresswoman, Tulsi Gabbard, has been sent to jail by a US court.
Tulsi Gabbard has said her faith would be an asset in the Congress as it would help enhance mutual understanding between America and India.
A majority of Americans reject the view that heated political rhetoric was a factor in the weekend shootings in Arizona which killed six and critically wounded a congresswoman, a CBS News said on Tuesday.
Doctors provided an optimistic update Sunday about her chances for survival.
Authorities have recovered the body of a US congresswoman`s husband, who died on a mountain-climbing expedition in the Himalayas.
Day in Pics: 18th April
Showbiz World - April 18, 2015
PM Modi in Canada