10 Things to Know for Wednesday
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Wednesday:
The Clinton campaign and the Democratic National Committee helped fund a political research firm that produced a dossier of allegations about Trump’s ties to Russia.
A pair of senators from Trump’s own Republican Party blister him with criticism in a dramatic day of denunciation.
The U.S. allows the resumption of refugee admissions as a ban instituted four months ago by the Trump administration expires.
A showdown could ensue in Syria between allies of the U.S. and Russia who are racing to take over the same strategic oil-rich territory from the Islamic State group.
The U.S. military believes that American commandos were ambushed in Niger after someone in the village they visited told enemy fighters they were in the area.
In statehouses across the U.S., lawmakers, lobbyists and consultants say sexual harassment is also pervasive in the halls of political power.
The U.S. Senate sends a $36.5 billion emergency aid measure to the White House, where Trump is sure to sign it.
The National Park Service is considering a steep increase in entrance fees at 17 of its most popular parks, mostly in the U.S. West.
The actor won Emmy Awards for his portrayal of the sharp-tongued butler in the TV sitcoms “Soap” and “Benson.
The average time of a nine-inning postseason game this year is 3 hours, 32 minutes, up 18 minutes since 2015.