10 Things to Know for Today
By The Associated Press
Feb. 15, 2018
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
Students who knew Nikolas Cruz, who police say killed at least 17 people at a South Florida high school with a semi-automatic weapon, describe a volatile teen whose strange behavior caused others to end friendships with him.
The 22-year-old American standout uses a hard-charging final run to win the event for her second career Olympic skiing title.
A leading anti-apartheid activist and wealthy businessman, he faces the challenge of leading an African economic powerhouse mired in corruption scandals.
After Myanmar convicted two Reuters reporters for violating the Official Secrets Act, the government leader's stance is a reversal from three years ago when she condemned harsh punishments against journalists.
The suspect was carrying thumb drives containing files on how to make bombs plus administrative spreadsheets describing work he did for the Islamic State group when he surrendered in Syria last year, documents state.
The appeal is to fund a series of big-ticket development projects in the war-torn strip, faced with a looming humanitarian disaster, four years after its bruising war with Hamas militants.
The future of John Kelly, under fire for mishandling domestic violence allegations against a top White House aide, is in doubt.
Porn star Stormy Daniels, who alleges she had a sexual encounter with Trump in 2006, says she feels free to discuss it now that Trump's personal attorney acknowledged paying her $130,000 just before Election Day.
In "Becoming Kareem," the NBA great will discuss his life, answer audience questions and talk about the key mentors he says helped him achieve his goals, AP learns.
The fast-food icon will soon banish cheeseburgers and chocolate milk from that popular menu in an effort to cut down on the calories, sodium, saturated fat and sugar that kids consume.