1. Everyone showed up to celebrate.
Thousands of people swarmed the Washington Convention Center.
3. The decorations committee went all out.
4. Attendees grooved to musical acts.
Alicia Keys was there.
Brad Paisley performed too.
8. There were snacks.
9. And glitzy dresses.
10. Photo op!
11. The best part: the prom king and queen.
- A conservation group in Zimbabwe reported that Jericho, the brother of beloved lion Cecil, was shot and killed by a hunter. But some scientists monitoring the pride believe he is OK.
- Joe Biden has begun to "actively explore a possible presidential campaign," the New York Times reports.
- The trooper who pulled over Sandra Bland was disciplined for "unprofessional conduct" in the fall of 2014, records show.