A look back at the people and events that made news the past week. Week-ends is a regular weekly feature of This Just In…
HEROES OF THE WEEK
VILLAINS OF THE WEEK
QUOTES OF THE WEEK
New York Mayor Bill de Blasio after a terrorist killed eight and injured 11 with a pickup
Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., when asked by CNN’s Jake Tapper if she agrees with the notion that the Democratic primary was rigged
“This will make the United States a better place to invest and a better place to be headquartered in.”
Mihir A. Desai, Harvard Business School economist on the GOP tax reform proposal
“Bring his head to me.”
Tampa, Fla., Mayor Bob Buckhorn, speaking to local police who are going door to door investigating three murders in a span of 10 days. Some suspect they were committed by the same person, but the police reject that notion.
“We don’t sit around and have a debate about these kinds of issues. We’re really debating other things like, you know … let me see if I can think … She’s very appreciative about how I make the bed.”
Ohio GOP Gov. John Kasich, when asked about his wife being in favor of abortion rights, which is in contrast to his party’s platform.
“Will drop everything else we are doing (to fix it).”
Google Chief Executive Sundar Pichai on its cheeseburger emoji, which – unbelievably – has the cheese below the patty
OUTRAGE OF THE WEEK
Deserter Bowe Bergdahl could have been sentenced to life in prison.
MOST UNDER-REPORTED STORY OF THE WEEK
The good stuff in the GOP tax plan
MOST OVER-HYPED STORY OF THE WEEK
The bad stuff in the GOP tax plan
STRANGEST, MOST UNUSUAL STORY OF THE WEEK