10 Things to Know for Thursday
By The Associated Press
Oct. 19, 2017
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Thursday:
The president emphatically rejects claims that he was disrespectful to the grieving family of a slain soldier.
The Dow, led by technology companies and banks, closes above 23,000 for the first time.
The ex-president will publicly stump for Democratic gubernatorial candidates in Virginia and New Jersey.
The treatment targets aggressive lymphoma in adults and involves removing cells from a patient and reprogramming them.
The authors of a bipartisan plan to calm health insurance markets say they'll push the proposal forward.
A gunman shoots five of his co-workers at a Maryland office park, killing three of them before fleeing. Hours later, a suspect is taken into custody.
The kingdom — trying to portray itself as ready to join the ranks of modern, tolerant societies — names a spokeswoman — rather than a man — for its U.S. embassy.
Gord Downie made himself part of Canada's national identity with songs about hockey and small towns as lead singer and songwriter of The Tragically Hip.
Scientists say some flowers, helped by sunshine, produce a blue halo, apparently to catch the attention of foraging bees.
Masahiro Tanaka pitches seven innings of three-hit ball to lead New York to a 5-0 win over Houston and a 3-2 lead in the ALCS.