Sen. Olympia J. Snowe, Maine Republican, likely will face re-election challenges for working with Democrats. But she can make key alliances with tea party activists and point to her record for fiscal conservatism.
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Angel La Liberte bakes muffins with her children Leo and Isabella at their California home. As Mother's Day approaches, Mrs. La Liberte and others are launching an online campaign to build support for older mothers.
Injured Libyans lie in an intensive-care until at Hikma Hospital in the besieged city of Misrata, Libya. Doctors say they are running low on medical supplies since attacks by Col. Moammar Gadhafi's troops on the port have halted boat traffic for the past several days.
Second-year nursing student Deborah Brown of Bryans Road, Md., checks the blood glucose level of another nursing student during class at Everett. All students taking medical professional classes wear scrubs to prepare them for their professional careers.
President Obama met with Cabinet members including Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton and Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates. The administration will release a photo of the body of Osama bin Laden, CIA Director Leon E. Panetta indicated.