White House press secretary Josh Earnest answers a question on the death of Kayla Mueller, the last known American hostage of the Islamic State group, during the daily press briefing, Tuesday, Feb. 10, 2015, at the White House in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

Obama to send his new war powers request to Capitol Hill

The White House sought to narrow differences with members of Congress on Tuesday on President Barack Obama’s widely anticipated request for legislation approving the use of U.S. military force against Islamic State fighters in the Middle East.

In this Friday, Jan. 30, 2015 photo, attorney Warren Redlich holds up a flyer he designed following an interview in Delray Beach, Fla. The DUI attorney contends that when a driver approaches a police drunk-driving checkpoint, they don't have to speak to the officers. He contends that commonly-used police drunk driving checkpoints violate drivers' constitutional rights. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)

Lawyer sparks debate about rights at DUI checkpoints

Warren Redlich contends the checkpoints violate drivers’ constitutional rights and they don’t have to talk to police or roll down their windows as long as they follow some other guidelines.