Pope's gift to Trump -- book on environmental protection

Pope Francis has taken a sly dig at President Donald Trump over his waistline during the pair's first face-to-face meeting at the Vatican, much to the delight of the President's smiling wife. She wore a long-sleeved, high-necked, black pantsuit that mimicked the loose, black robes, or abayas, that Saudi women and female residents wear. "This promises to be a personal and very special visit", she tweeted .

Merkel: Europe must stay united in face of ally uncertainty

At the G-7, it was Trump's interactions with other leaders that commanded attention. Japan also secured tougher language it wanted on North Korea, with the statement declaring that the seven countries stood ready to "strengthen measures" aimed at prompting the hermit kingdom to cease nuclear and ballistic missile tests.

8th-Graders Ditch Photo Op With Paul Ryan

8th-Graders Ditch Photo Op With Paul Ryan

However, local media in South Orange reported that close to 100 student refused to be photographed with the politician. Matthew found out the night before the photo that his class's school trip to the Capitol would include a photo op with Ryan.

White House shaken as Russia probe pierces Trump's inner circle

The US intelligence community concluded in January that Russian Federation tried to influence the presidential election in favor of Trump, including through an aggressive hacking campaign against senior Democrats. Besides the Kushner developments, which strikes at Mr Trump's core by drawing his family into the crisis, the White House also faces a cascade of other worries in the coming week.