{FD} Before Trump pardoned Scooter Libby: A look back at presidential pardons

President Trump’s pardon of Lewis “Scooter” Libby caught some people by surprise. Libby had been convicted of perjury and obstruction of justice in the investigation into the Valerie Plame affair, which involved the leaking of information on a CIA agent.

{FD} Are some states headed for Splitsville? Movement grows to allow sections of states to break away

When Donald Trump was elected, a lot of people in California signed a petition supporting the state’s secession from the U.S. It was hard to take the movement seriously—didn’t we fight a war over this?