10 Things to Know for Thursday

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10 Things to Know for Thursday
10 Things to Know for Thursday

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Thursday:

1. WHO’S WEIGHING IN ON ‘TRUMPCARE’

The Congressional Budget Office says the health care bill Republicans pushed through the House would leave 23 million additional people uninsured in 2026 compared with Obama’s health care law.

2. AUTHORITIES EXPLORE BOMBER’S TIES TO LARGER NETWORK

British investigators are studying the possibility that the Manchester attack was overseen by the same cell linked to the Paris and Brussels terror plots.

3. 11TH-HOUR CLAIM ROILS POLITICAL RACE

A newspaper reporter alleges that the Republican candidate for Montana’s sole congressional seat “body-slammed” him on the day before the special election.

4. HOW TRUMP IS BEHAVING ABROAD

The president has traded his free-wheeling speaking style for tightly scripted remarks as he travels through the Middle East and Europe.

5. EXTREMISTS ADVANCE IN THE PHILIPPINES

Islamic State group-linked militants sweep through a southern Philippine city, beheading a police chief, burning buildings and raising the black IS flag.

6. JURORS PICKED FOR COSBY TRIAL

The jury that will hear the sex assault case against Bill Cosby will include two blacks among its 12 members.

7. FRESH EVIDENCE OF POT’S POSSIBLE HEALTH BENEFITS

A medicine made from marijuana cuts seizures in kids with a severe form of epilepsy, a study shows.

8. DISTRUST OF MEDIA RUNS ONLY SO DEEP

While Americans distrust the news media as a concept, a poll suggests they have a higher opinion of the individual sources they rely on to follow the world.

9. ‘BROKEN’ SINGER SUSPENDS TOUR

Ariana Grande cancels several European shows on her Dangerous Woman world tour in the wake of the deadly bombing at her concert in Manchester.

10. WHAT’S RAY OF LIGHT FOR GRIEVING CITY

Manchester United gives its heartbroken home city a moment to cheer by winning the Europa League by beating Ajax 2-0 in the final.

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte gestures as he answers questions from reporters as he arrives at Manila’s international airport, Philippines, Wednesday, May 24, 2017. Duterte warned Wednesday that he’ll be harsh in enforcing martial law in his country’s south as he abruptly left Moscow to deal with a crisis at home sparked by a Muslim extremist siege on a city, where militants burned buildings overnight and are feared to have taken hostages. (AP Photo/Aaron Favila)
This Tuesday, May 23, 2017, photo shows GW Pharmaceuticals’ Epidiolex, a medicine made from marijuana, but without TCH, in New York. According to a study published Wednesday by the New England Journal of Medicine the medicine cut seizures in kids with a severe form of epilepsy, which strengthens the case for more research into pot’s possible health benefits. (AP Photo/Kathy Young)
Manchester’s Marouane Fellaini holds the trophy after winning 2-0 during the soccer Europa League final between Ajax Amsterdam and Manchester United at the Friends Arena in Stockholm, Sweden, Wednesday, May 24, 2017. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn)
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