10 Things To Know For Tuesday - 12 March 2018
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Tuesday:
1. WHAT'S GOOD NEWS FOR WHITE HOUSE
Republicans on the House intelligence committee complete a draft report concluding there was no collusion or coordination between Trump's presidential campaign and Russia.
FILE - In this Feb.1 1952 file photo, French fashion designer Hubert de Givenchy poses with mannequins in his shop in Paris. French couturier Hubert de Givenchy, a pioneer of ready-to-wear who designed Audrey Hepburn's little black dress in "Breakfast at Tiffany's," has died at the age of 91. (AP Photo, File)
2. CITY ON EDGE AFTER DEADLY BLASTS
Package bombs explode in Austin, Texas, killing two people and wounding two others - and police say race may be the link because at least three victims are black.
3. TRUMP STRIKES DIFFERENT TONE ON GUNS
The president backpedals from his earlier demands and bows to the realities of Washington, where there's little support for sweeping changes Domino Online to gun laws.
4. WHO'S SUSPECTED IN BIZARRE ATTACK
Britain's leader says Russia is "highly likely" to blame for poisoning a former spy and his daughter with a military-grade nerve agent.
5. PRESIDENT'S SON ON CAMPAIGN TRAIL
Donald Trump Jr. travels to Pennsylvania to boost the GOP hopeful the day before votes will be cast in the state's closely watched congressional election.
6. US SINKS DEEPER IN THE RED
The government recorded a budget deficit of $215.2 billion in February, up significantly from a year ago as the impact of the GOP tax cuts began to surface.
7. AMERICAN WOMAN TRAPPED IN SYRIA
Deana Lynn, of Detroit, moved to eastern Ghouta with her Syrian husband in 2000 to be close to his elderly parents. Now the family is living under a crippling siege and deadly bombardment.
8. FOIA REQUESTS HIT WALL
The federal government censored, withheld or said it couldn't find records sought by citizens, journalists and others more often last year than at any point in the past decade, according to an AP analysis.
9. HUBERT DE GIVENCHY DIES AT 91
The French couturier was a pioneer of ready-to-wear and designed Audrey Hepburn's little black dress in "Breakfast at Tiffany's."
10. HOW MUCH BETTORS WILL PONY UP
America's gambling industry predicts $10 billion will be bet on the NCAA Tournament - nearly all of it illegally or off the books.
Donald Trump Jr., walks by a pan of chocolate candies as he tours Sarris Candies during a campaign stop for Republican Rick Saccone, Monday, March 12, 2018 in Canonsburg, Pa. Saccone is running against Democrat Conor Lamb in a special election being held on March 13 for the PA 18th Congressional District vacated by Republican Tim Murphy. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)
This Sunday, March 11, 2018 photo, provided by Deana Lynn, from Detroit, Michigan, shows her, with her kids and other Syrian children at a shelter where they hide from Russian and Syrian government forces airstrikes, in eastern Ghouta, a suburb of the Syrian capital Damascus. Lynn is calling on President Donald Trump to put more pressure on Russia to "stop bombing us" amid an air and ground assault by government forces that has killed more than 1,000 people over the past three weeks. Lynn and her family are among nearly 400,000 people who are trapped in eastern Ghouta. (Deana Lynn via AP)