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10 Things to Know for Wednesday

Among 10 Things to Know: Republicans shelve Obamacare repeal, cyberattack strikes, Chicago police indicted

Activists take step to recall judge in sex…

Activists seeking to recall a judge who sentenced a former Stanford University swimmer to six months in jail for sexually assaulting an unconscious woman say they believe voters will still support the effort

Estates of Bernie Madoff's 2 sons to keep nearly…

A bankruptcy court filing shows the estates of Wall Street swindler Bernard Madoff's two sons will get to keep nearly $4 million once about $18 million in assets is taken away as part of a legal settlement

Obama under fire for slow response to Russian…

Does the former president owe the nation an explanation for his silence? Reaction and analysis on 'The Five'

Muslim activist: Why I agree with Trump's travel…

President of Council for Muslims Facing Tomorrow on why she backs his travel ban. Plus, she sounds off on the Muslim hate crime in Milwaukee that wasn't and CAIR's love for 'victim card' #Tucker

US cites preparations for chemical weapons attack…

The Trump administration says it has detected "active preparations" by Syria for a chemical attack and is threatening to retaliate

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Pennsylvania to set policy limiting release of police video

Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf says he'll sign a bill giving police departments discretion to refuse public requests for copies of audio or video recordings by officers, including from body cameras and dashboard cameras

Google hit with massive $2.7B fine by the EU

The search giant was found to breach antitrust rules by favoring its own shopping service in search results.

Fatberg hunters: Turning fat from the sewer into…

How one company is turning sewer fat into biodiesel

The New York Times - Broadway’s Biggest Nigh…

From The New York Times: Each June, two students are chosen as winners of the Jimmy Awards, a sort of Tonys for teenagers. Step into their high-kicking world as 74 theatrical hopefuls from around the country compete for stardom.By: By NEETI UPADHYE. Watch the original video on Times Video: https://nyti.ms/2thWJT8

Arkansas Prison Inmate Who Was On The Run For 30…

An Arkansas prison inmate who was on the run for 30 years was arrested while he was visiting his mom.

The one thing Trump can't escape on health care

Former WH Chief of Staff, Andy Card, and Yamiche Alcindor join a conversation about the Senate health care bill, how it would impact Americans and what can be done to fix health care.

Matthews: Republicans can't repeal and replace…

If you're repealing, you're not replacing. Isn't this the contradiction? Isn't the failure we're watching here a month's long effort to square a circle?

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Panel: Is Healthcare Overhaul About Politics or…

George Will, Helene Cooper, Mark Leibovich and Hallie Jackson join the MTP Panel to discuss the Senate's newly unveiled healthcare draft.

The Majority of Millennials Would Rather Use…

They say a picture is worth a thousand words. Angeli Kakade (@angelikakade) has the story.

Trump administration plans border wall models in summer

The agency in charge of U.S. border security plans to start building prototypes for President Donald Trump's proposed wall with Mexico later this summer

Review board wants another look at police shooting decision

A review board has found a potential error in a North Carolina police department's decision that the fatal shooting of a black man by an officer last year was justified and has scheduled another hearing on the matter in August

Wall Street slides

Tech stocks pulled Wall Street down Tuesday. As Fred Katayama reports, the Senate's move to delay the healthcare vote sent stocks to the day's lows.

Panel approves bill privatizing air traffic…

A House panel approved legislation that would split off management of the nation's skies from the Federal Aviation Administration and give that responsibility to an independent, nonprofit company

3 Chicago police officers indicted in Laquan…

Three Chicago police officers have been indicted on felony charges alleging they conspired to cover up the fatal shooting of black teen Laquan McDonald by a white officer

Smart Ring 'Token' Wants To Do It All — But Can…

"Token" has the ability to replace your credit cards, keys and passwords.

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The Latest: Pennsylvania health company restoring…

A Pennsylvania health care system says it is taking steps to restore its computer network after being hit by a ransomware attack that was carried out globally

Utah officials blame lack of logging for major…

Insisting that logging could have cleaned up dead, bug-infested trees that are fueling a Utah wildfire, a Republican state lawmaker blamed federal mismanagement and lawsuits by "tree hugger" environmentalists for a blaze that has burned 13 homes