1. Grey Seal Pup
This unnamed Grey Seal Pup was born in Chicago, Illinois on January 1 at the Brookfield Zoo. He is the first of his species born at the zoo and gaining 3-5 pounds a day, which the zoo credits to the amazing Chicago style deep-dish pizza.
- The Trump administration is reportedly considering a set of policies to prosecute parents who illegally enter the US with their children.
- Norma McCorvey, the woman behind the landmark 1973 Supreme Court case, Roe v. Wade, has died in Texas at 69.
- Mark Sanford held a town hall on Saturday that he organized with Indivisible, a group dedicated to holding members of Congress' feet to the fire.
- Donald Glover has been cast as Simba in Disney's remake of "The Lion King."