Speaker Paul Ryan and House leaders had been toiling behind closed doors for weeks assembling their Obamacare repeal bill as suspicion on the far-right simmered.
Pret a Manger has managed to get itself embroiled in a row over how and whether it would pay teenagers on a work experience program.
Morrisons and Sainsbury's have joined Tesco and Asda in slashing the price of petrol and diesel by 2p per litre across the country.
We asked women how they have coped financially after having a baby, following a call by a trade union body for "decently paid" maternity leave.
It is a coin with 12 sides, but when the public finally get their hands on the new pound next week they may well be struck by its roundness.