Monday , April 16, 2018 - 5:09 PM
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Tuesday:
1. ‘IT’S A HUGE MINEFIELD‘
Trump and his allies reach a new level of anxiety after the raid on his personal attorney’s office, since they don’t know exactly what was in the records and electronic devices seized last week.
2. WHICH RAPPER HAS CAUSE TO CELEBRATE
Kendrick Lamar wins the Pulitzer Prize for music, making history as the first non-classical or jazz artist to win the prestigious prize.
3. SOUTH CAROLINA PRISON RIOT KILLS SEVEN
Inmates armed with homemade knives fight each other, leaving seven of them dead in the worst U.S. prison riot in a quarter-century.
4. DEFENSE HITS BACK AT COSBY ACCUSER
Andrea Constand spent late nights at the comedian’s home and drove four hours to see him at a casino in the period after she says he drugged and molested her, jurors are told.
5. WHO’S BLOCKING WATCHDOG GROUP
Syrian and Russian authorities prevent independent investigators from going to the scene of a suspected chemical attack east of Damascus.
6. WWII WRECK SITE GETTING CLOSE LOOK
A group treks to a Pacific island jungle to document the site where American fighters shot down the mastermind of the Pearl Harbor attack.
7. WHAT’S BIG WIN FOR IMMUNOTHERAPY
A treatment that boosts the immune system greatly improves survival in people newly diagnosed with the most common form of lung cancer.
8. TRIAL BEGINS FOR US PASTOR IN EGYPT
An evangelical minister from North Carolina denies accusations that he aided terror groups or spied against Turkey in a case that has strained ties between the U.S. and Ankara.
9. WHERE SPRING IS STILL JUST A RUMOR
Nearly 15 inches of snow blankets the Minneapolis airport, the deepest April snowstorm ever there.
10. IN BOSTON, RARE VICTORY BY US WOMAN
Desiree Linden splashes her way through icy rain to win the Boston Marathon, the first victory for an American woman since 1985.
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