10 Things to Know for Wednesday
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Wednesday:
A bitterly divided Senate votes at long last to move forward with the Republicans’ long-promised legislation to repeal and replace “Obamacare.”
Applause greets Sen. John McCain as he returns from a hospital stay to the Senate to vote for moving ahead on legislation to dismantle the Obama health law.
The president scorns his attorney general as “very weak” and refuses to say whether he’ll fire the nation’s top law enforcement officer.
Parents, former Scouts and others are furious after Trump rails against his enemies and promotes his political agenda before an audience of tens of thousands of school-age Boy Scouts.
Investigators believe a truck driver accused in the deaths of 10 people found inside a packed, sweltering tractor-trailer in Texas is just one member of a larger criminal enterprise.
Eager to punish Russia for meddling in the 2016 election, the House overwhelmingly backs a new package of sanctions against Moscow.
A former Marine who secretly traveled to Syria to battle Islamic State militants is killed fighting for a Kurdish militia.
A U.S. Navy patrol boat fires warning shots near an Iranian vessel that American sailors say came dangerously close to them during a hostile encounter in the Persian Gulf.
The fourth wife of legendary singer Frank Sinatra was a prominent children’s advocate and philanthropist.
Research on 202 former players finds evidence of a brain disease linked to repeated head blows in nearly all of them, from athletes in the NFL, college and even high school.