10 Things to Know for Today
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
- VOTERS ISSUE MIXED VERDICT ON TRUMP PRESIDENCY
Democrats seize the House majority from the Republican Party in a suburban revolt, but the GOP gains ground in the Senate and preserved key governorships.
- WHAT THIS ELECTION MAY SIGNIFY
A polarized nation is now more deeply divided — urban from rural, white from black, conservative from liberal, an AP analysis finds.
- 'A NEW DAY IN AMERICA'
Those are the words of Nancy Pelosi, who is poised to reclaim her role as House speaker after Democrats retook the chamber.
- WHERE HOUSE VICTORY COULD ECHO
From Moscow to Beijing to Riyadh, Democrats are now able to launch new investigations into Trump's international business empire and his global political dealings.
- STATE BALLOT INITIATIVES PROVIDE INTRIGUE
Massachusetts voters reaffirm a 2016 law extending nondiscrimination protections to transgender people and Michigan becomes the first Midwest state to legalize recreational marijuana for adults.
- GIRL SCOUTS SUE BOY SCOUTS
The youth organization files a trademark infringement lawsuit against the Boy Scouts of America for dropping the word "boy" from its flagship program in an effort to attract girls.
- BOEING ISSUES SAFETY BULLETIN AFTER LION AIR CRASH
The airplane manufacturer reiterates guidelines on how pilots should respond to erroneous data from a sensor following a deadly crash in Indonesia.
- POMPEO MEETING WITH NORTH KOREAN ENVOY DELAYED
The development throws stalemated diplomacy over Pyongyang's nuclear weapons into further uncertainty.
- GUAM'S CATHOLIC CHURCH WILL FILE FOR BANKRUPTCY
The move will allow the archdiocese to avoid trial in dozens of lawsuits alleging child sexual abuse by priests and move toward settlements.
- DUKE WINS BIG IN OPENER
RJ Barrett scores 33 points and Zion Williamson adds 28 in an explosive debut by the Blue Devils' touted freshmen, as fourth-ranked Duke beats No. 2 Kentucky 118-84.