10 Things to Know for Today
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
Senators will hear from Christine Blasey Ford, a California psychology professor who has accused Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of attempting to rape her when they were teens.
The Kennedy assassination. The Challenger explosion. The Sept. 11 attacks. Make room for another potentially historic moment, one that could shape the Supreme Court for decades.
With Kavanaugh’s behavior in the 1980s facing scrutiny, today’s tech-savvy high schoolers know what they say and do now will live well past graduation.
Argentina, Chile, Colombia, Peru, Paraguay and Canada have asked the International Criminal Court to investigate Venezuela for alleged crimes against humanity.
In the year since Chris Gilman was nearly killed in the massacre that took 58 lives, she has to fight the urge daily that she will be shot at again.
With two deaths in recent weeks and fears about disease, crime and the coming winter, pressure is ratcheting up for a solution in Minneapolis.
The president says he would “certainly prefer not” to fire the embattled deputy attorney general and that he may delay a highly anticipated meeting.
From Ford to Walmart to Procter & Gamble, a growing number of iconic U.S. companies are warning that Trump’s tariffs on U.S. imports are raising their costs and prices.
Saying he had “no chops,” Bill Murray showed no mercy in teasing former Hollywood agent Michael Ovitz as the latter promoted a book in New York City.
10. WHIFF OF OFFENSE
The major league batting average is on track to drop below .250 for the first time since 1972 and strikeouts could top hits for the first time ever.