10 Things to Know for Today
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh begins four days of marathon hearings before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Tuesday, a nomination that could swing the court’s majority rightward.
Donald Trump tweeted that federal indictments against two Republican congressmen placed the GOP in midterm election jeopardy.
The late singer’s family says it found an Atlanta pastor’s eulogy delivered at the Queen of Soul’s funeral last week to be offensive and distasteful.
Jalaluddin Haqqani was once hailed as a freedom fighter by Ronald Reagan but his network of Taliban fighters later became a fierce enemy of the U.S.
A powerful typhoon is blowing through western Japan, causing heavy rain to flood the region’s main offshore international airport.
Forensic investigators and researchers are awaiting access to the burnt-out National Museum of Rio de Janeiro, to see what remains of its 20 million artifacts and what caused the blaze.
Chinese President Xi Jinping’s presence, or absence, at the 70th anniversary of North Korea’s founding is seen a sign of where the two countries’ relations stand.
The New Yorker drops plans to interview Steve Bannon during its festival next month, after widespread outrage.
Monica Lewinsky says she stormed offstage at a Jerusalem speaking event because of an interviewer’s “off limits” question about Bill Clinton.
Affected by the heat and humidity, Roger Federer lost in the fourth round of the U.S. Open to 55th-ranked John Millman of Australia.