BC-10 Things to Know for Wednesday
By The Associated Press
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Wednesday:
Testifying before Congress, Jeff Sessions denies ever lying about the Trump campaign's dealings with Russians, but blames the chaos of the 2016 race for fogging his recollections.
Senate Republicans say they are intent on repealing the Obama health care law requirement that Americans get health insurance, targeting the provision as a way to finance deep tax cuts.
A gunman opens fire at random at several locations, including an elementary school, before police shoot him dead.
For all the pageantry and promises of Trump's five-nation, 12-day journey to Asia, he returns to Washington with few concrete accomplishments.
The popularity that inspired at least six TV shows about tiny homes often fails to translate into acceptance when developers try to build them next door.
He launches an investigation into why government-built housing collapsed while others withstood the powerful earthquake that killed more than 530 people.
Fifteen percent of federal agencies had Kaspersky software running on some of their computers — despite the fact that Washington believes the company has links to Russian spy operations.
French authorities are considering a legal age for sexual consent for the first time — with the Justice minister saying a minimum age of 13 "is worth considering."
Fidget spinners, which contain small parts that can be a choking hazard, are among items on a consumer group's annual list of the worst toys for the holidays.
The UCLA basketball players detained in China on suspicion of shoplifting are allowed to return home after President Trump discusses their case with his Chinese counterpart.Associated Press