Guilt over gilt: Kellyanne Conway ‘felt badly’ for Ivanka Trump jewelry remark

Trump adviser claimed ‘Catholic’ and ‘maternal’ guilt over likely ethics violation in CBS interview, as she criticized ‘triple standard’ conservative women face

Senior White House aide Kellyanne Conway said on Sunday she felt badly about promoting Ivanka Trump’s jewelry line in a likely violation of federal ethics rules, because “Catholic guilt” and “maternal guilt” always make her feel bad.

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Arkansas lawmaker wants to bring concealed gun into state buildings

Mickey Gates proposes that legislators should be allowed to bring weapons into capitol to ‘feel safer’, despite presence of armed guards and metal detectors

Despite metal detectors and armed guards being placed at the doors to the state capitol and in the approach to galleries overlooking the Arkansas House, a state lawmaker says he would feel safer if he was allowed to carry his own concealed gun.

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Thomas Starzl, liver transplant pioneer and drug researcher, dies aged 90

University of Pittsburgh says doctor who carried out first transplant and gave baboon livers to humans ‘died peacefully’ at home on Saturday

Thomas Starzl, who performed the first liver transplant and was the driving force behind the world’s first baboon-to-human liver transplants and research on anti-rejection drugs, has died. He was 90.

The University of Pittsburgh, speaking on behalf of Starzl’s family, said the renowned doctor “died peacefully” on Saturday at his home in Pittsburgh.

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Pro-union rally in Mississippi unites workers with community: ‘We are ready’

Nissan workers mobilized thousands of activists, civil rights groups and even Bernie Sanders against companies that obstruct local unionizing efforts

For a mile outside Canton Multipurpose Complex on Saturday, the road was backed up. Many cars sported bumper stickers, pro-Bernie and pro-union.

Related: ‘I was naive’: after losing healthcare battle, factory workers fear next blow

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