10 Things to Know for Today
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
Beijing’s threat to raise tariffs on U.S. exports could be a disaster for American soybean farmers but a boon to their Brazilian and Argentine competitors, European aerospace companies and Japanese whiskey distillers.
Traders pin part of the blame on Washington, but they also see this rise of volatility as a return to normalcy following an unusually calm 2017.
Trump signs a proclamation directing the deployment of the National Guard to the U.S.-Mexico border to fight illegal immigration and drug smuggling.
Nasim Aghdam, who wounded three people at the company’s headquarters south of San Francisco, was prolific at posting videos and authorities say she was angry about YouTube’s policies.
Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov says the nerve agent poisoning of Sergei Skripal was “staged” to justify the expulsions from many countries “whose arms were twisted.”
Missionaries along the China-North Korean border are engaged in the dangerous work of spreading Christianity to the North, sometimes with fatal consequences, AP learns.
A spate of deadly drive-by shootings targeting Muslim clerics sparks fear in Aden, prompting some imams to quit and abandon their mosques while others have reportedly fled the country.
As pets are increasingly used in courts to comfort and calm prosecution witnesses, some say they could bias juries.
The nation’s chief doctor wants more Americans to start carrying the overdose antidote naloxone to help combat the nation’s opioid crisis and save lives.
Jordan Spieth and Rory McIlroy are among the favorites at Augusta National as golf’s first major gets underway.