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CNN Kentucky lawmaker found dead from gunshot woundCNN(CNN) An embattled Kentucky state lawmaker facing sexual assault allegations died Wednesday from a probable suicide. State Rep. Dan Johnson's death came about 24 hours after he vigorously denied the sexual assault allegations detailed in a lengthy ...Kentucky lawmaker who was accused of molesting a teenage girl likely killed himself, coroner saysWashington PostKentucky Lawmaker Kills Himself Amid Sexual Assault Allegations, Officials SayNew York TimesFollowing molestation allegations, Kentucky lawmaker dies in apparent suicidePoliticoThe Hill -NBCNews.com -Los Angeles Times -BBC Newsall 130 news articles »

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BBC News Brexit bill: May heads to Brussels after EU vote lossBBC NewsTheresa May is due at a summit in Brussels, hours after Conservative rebels in the Commons defeated the government in a key Brexit vote. MPs backed an amendment giving them a legal guarantee of a vote on the final Brexit deal struck with Brussels. One ...Would You Run UK Plc Like May Runs Brexit? Business Titan AsksBloombergUK Lawmakers Have Given Parliament Veto Power on the Brexit DealTIMEThursday briefing: Brexit bill defeat shakes May's authorityThe GuardianFortune -Financial Times -Times of India -New York Timesall 561 news articles »

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Reuters Dollar on defensive after Fed leaves rate outlook unchangedReutersSINGAPORE (Reuters) - The dollar remained on the defensive on Thursday, having tumbled after the Federal Reserve raised interest rates as expected, but left its rate outlook for the coming years unchanged. FILE PHOTO: U.S. one hundred dollar bills are ...Fed Predicts Modest Economic Growth From Tax CutNew York TimesYellen Isn't Buying Trump's Tax Cut Talk of an Economic MiracleBloombergFed hikes its key interest rate again and boosts next year's economic growth forecastLos Angeles TimesWall Street Journal -USA TODAY -Nasdaq -BBC Newsall 881 news articles »

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Washington Post Briefly disruptive snow showers, mainly north of the city this evening. Some icy roads overnight as well.Washington Post9:20 p.m. update: The bulk of this event is over, where it happened to begin with. The main area of any accumulation that amounted to anything ended up focused from near the northeast Beltway area and to the north and east of that. Even there, we're ...Lake, Porter counties under winter weather advisory overnight, through morning commutenwitimes.comall 213 news articles »

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Washington Post Two journalists covering Rohingya crisis in Burma arrested for possessing 'secret papers'Washington PostReuters journalists Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo, who in recent months have covered the military crackdown on the Rohingya Muslim minority in Burma, were recently invited to meet two police officers over dinner in the country's largest city, Rangoon. Their ...MSF estimates more than 6700 Rohingya killed in MyanmarBBC NewsArrests of Reuters Reporters in Myanmar Add to Fears About Press FreedomNew York Times6700 Rohingya Killed In First Month Of Myanmar Violence: DoctorsNDTVThe Daily Star -NEWS.com.au -The Indian Express -Frontier Myanmarall 87 news articles »

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Washington Post 'I would have won Alabama': Trump spreads blame for Moore's lossWashington PostShortly after Democrat Doug Jones wrested back one of Alabama's solidly Republican U.S. Senate seats for the first time in more than two decades, President Trump offered an optimistic and forward-looking assessment on Twitter, congratulating Jones on ...In Alabama, Blacks Saw a Vote Against Moore as a Vote Against Turning Back the Clock.New York TimesThe inside story of the GOP's Alabama meltdownCNNRepublicans relieved by Moore loss in AlabamaThe HillPolitico -ABC News -NBCNews.com -Fox Newsall 4,326 news articles »

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New York Times Republican Tax Bill in Final Sprint Across Finish LineNew York TimesWASHINGTON — The day after suffering a political blow in the Alabama special Senate election, congressional Republicans sped forward with the most sweeping tax rewrite in decades, announcing an agreement on a final bill that would cut taxes for ...House GOP forges ahead with plan to include defense in spending billThe HillRepublicans say they have a tax cut deal but Democrats can't see itUSA TODAYWith tax victory in reach, Trump plays salesman-in-chiefPoliticoThe Atlantic -Fox News -Chicago Tribune -SFGateall 1,406 news articles »

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New York Times Joe Biden Comforts Meghan McCain in Heartfelt Exchange on 'The View'New York TimesIt lasted only a short time, and it hardly eclipsed the bitterness of partisan politics that has consumed the country. But for nearly five minutes on Wednesday morning, Joe Biden and Meghan McCain shared an emotional exchange about the aggressive form ...John McCain, battling brain cancer, in Walter Reed from effects of treatmentWashington PostJoe Biden Holds Meghan McCain's Hand In Emotional Moment On 'The View'HuffPostJohn McCain returns to hospital for ongoing cancer treatmentNew York Daily NewsReuters -Vanity Fair -New York Post -YouTubeall 128 news articles »

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Washington Post Omarosa Manigault's departure highlights lack of diversity in Trump White HouseWashington PostOmarosa Manigault, the former reality-TV star who joined President Trump's White House as one of his most prominent African American supporters, resigned under pressure after a confrontation with Chief of Staff John F. Kelly that ended when she was ...Omarosa Manigault Newman to Leave White House Job Next MonthNew York TimesOmarosa to leave White HouseCNNApril Ryan: Omarosa fired by Kelly, escorted out of White HouseThe HillNBCNews.com -CBS News -Politico -ABC Newsall 288 news articles »

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New York Times Al Franken's Minnesota Seat to Be Filled by Tina Smith, a DemocratNew York TimesST. PAUL — Lt. Gov. Tina Smith will take over Al Franken's seat in the United States Senate, the governor of Minnesota announced Wednesday, keeping a Democrat in the seat for now but setting the stage for a freewheeling 2018 election that could shift ...Minnesota Lt. Gov. Tina Smith Will Replace Al Franken In US SenateNPRMinnesota lieutenant governor to replace Franken, run for seat in 2018The HillThey call Tina Smith the 'velvet hammer.' Here's whyTwinCities.com-Pioneer PressMinnesota Public Radio News -Minneapolis Star Tribuneall 429 news articles »

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