Jul 22, 2019

In photos: John Paul Stevens lies in repose at the Supreme Court

Associate Justice Sonia Sotomayor, Associate Justice Samuel Alito, Associate Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Chief Justice John Roberts participate in a moment of silence. Photo: Andrew Harnik/Pool/Getty Images

Former Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens, who died last week at age 99, lied in repose at the court's building in Washington on Monday, prompting visits from the current justices, more than 80 of his former clerks, and President Trump and first lady Melania Trump.

Details: Stevens was the 3rd-longest-serving member of the Supreme Court before his 2010 retirement. He will be buried in Arlington National Cemetery in a private ceremony.

Members of the U.S. Supreme Court police serve as pallbearers to carry the casket of the late Associate Justice John Paul Stevens up the steps of the U.S. Supreme Court. Photo: Alex Wong/Getty Images
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Family members of the late Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens arrive. Photo: Andrew Harnik/Pool/Getty Images
President Trump and first lady Melania Trump. Photo: Andrew Harnik/Pool/Getty Images

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In photos: Trump visits El Paso and Dayton

President Trump and First Lady Melania Trump with first responders at El Paso Regional Communications Center. Photo: Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images

President Trump was met with protests and some support during his visit to El Paso and Dayton with First Lady Melania Trump Wednesday following last weekend's twin mass shootings in the cities.

Details: At least 200 protesters gathered outside Dayton’s Miami Valley Hospital during the visit, "blaming Trump’s incendiary rhetoric for inflaming political and racial tensions" and demanding tighter gun restrictions, AP reports. A rally countering the visit was held in El Paso. Here's what unfolded, in photos.

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In photos: "Dangerous" heat wave grips much of the U.S.

Astoria Pool in Queens, New York. Photo: Johannes Eisele/AFP/Getty Images

An "oppressive and dangerous" heat wave has gripped much of the U.S., with a large number of heat warnings in place this weekend, the National Weather Service says.

Details: As a cold front moved in to the Midwest Sunday, the NWS warned people on the East Coast to expect sweltering conditions to continue until Monday or Tuesday. Here's how some people are coping with the extreme weather, in photos.

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In photos: Democratic debates, round 2, night 1

10 Democrats have taken the stage for the first night of the second round of debates. Here's a look at the scene.

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