Sea World of San Diego brought several exotic animals to the Capitol to educate visitors and legislators about animals and their habitat. Their purpose was also to create a connection to animals in an effort to make people care more about wild species and wild places. They brought a Red Kangaroo, an African crested porcupine, a penguin, Eurasian Eagle owl, and a kinkajou.
Tourists and shoppers idled outside the World Famous Gold & Silver Pawn Shop on Thursday, while the setting of the reality show "Pawn Stars" hosted an even odder spectacle: the 2016 Republican presidential campaign.
Former U.S. Rep. Carol Shea-Porter said Thursday she is prepared to win back the seat she lost to Republican Frank Guinta now that the Federal Election Commission has found that he accepted illegal campaign donations from his parents.