10 Things to Know for Wednesday
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Wednesday:
The president threatens North Korea with “fire and fury” after suggestions the communist country has mastered one of the final hurdles to being able to strike the U.S. with a nuclear missile.
A draft report produced by 13 federal agencies concludes that the U.S. is already feeling the negative impacts of climate change.
The appeal of the affable superstar singer of “Rhinestone Cowboy” and “Wichita Lineman” spanned country, pop, television and movies.
Venezuela’s new constitutional assembly takes over the halls of the endangered, opposition-controlled congress, declaring itself superior to all other branches of government.
A new study describes the biggest dinosaur ever, a plant-eater that made T. rex look like a munchkin.
President Jacob Zuma survives a no-confidence vote in the most serious attempt to unseat him amid growing anger over alleged corruption.
Following widespread outrage over a passenger who was violently dragged off an overbooked plane, U.S. airlines are bumping customers at the lowest rate in at least two decades.
Salmonella from the contaminated fruit has now sickened 109 people in 16 U.S. states and 35 were ill enough to be hospitalized.
For the first time, both the Powerball and Mega Millions games in the U.S. are offering jackpots topping $300 million.
The comedian, who said goodbye to his long-running talk show two years ago, will say hello to TV again on a new series for Netflix.