10 Things to Know for Friday
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Friday:
Authorities say Nikolas Cruz confessed to firing into five classrooms and several hallways with a semiautomatic rifle, killing 17 students and teachers.
The budget proposal issued Monday would make major cuts to Medicaid, which is a main source of funding for mental health care.
The Senate voted down both a bipartisan deal and a White House proposal that would have spared those brought to US illegally as children from deportation and increased border spending.
Steve Bannon was interrogated for 20 hours this week as part of the investigation into Russian meddling in the presidential election.
The woman says her son decided to go to Syria as a contractor to make money, though he had no experience with military service.
The still-unidentified man was said to have guarded an Islamic State oilfield in Syria, but his lawyers say he was kidnapped and imprisoned by IS.
Mikaela Shiffrin aims for her second gold medal of this games, in the women’s slalom, and Nathan Chen hits the ice in the men’s figure skating short program.
A reporter at an Arkansas TV station used the hashtag to criticize a local radio show’s “Babe Bracket” that ranks them based on their attractiveness.
Whether it’s a craving for the tastes of home or specialized diets, there has to be enough food to fuel athletes’ caloric demands.
Jennifer Aniston and Justin Theroux say they are separating after two and a half years of marriage.