Police driver acquitted in Freddie Gray case

25-year-old Freddie Gray was fatally injured after officers bound his hands and feet and Officer Caesar Goodson left him unprotected by a seat belt that prosecutors say would have kept him from slamming into the van’s metal walls.

House Dems, Republicans nearly come to blows during sit-in for gun control

More than 30 Democratic lawmakers, led by Rep. John Lewis (R-Ga.), seized the House floor today just before afternoon recess, demanding a vote on gun control legislation in the wake of mass shooting in Orlando, Fla. After C-SPAN feeds were cut, leaders took to social media to share the proceedings and their positions the issue at hand.