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5 Things to Know This Morning
Your look at the five biggest and most buzz-worthy stories of the morning. 1. Brad Pitt Says Red Carpet Attack Makes Celebs Wary Brad Pitt, who was punched by a man at the premiere of “Maleficent” last week, says incidents like this make celebrities more wary about interacting with fans . “I don’t
Today in History
Today is Tuesday, May 24, the 145th day of 2016. There are 221 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On May 24, 1844, Samuel F.B. Morse transmitted the message "What hath God wrought" from Washington to Baltimore as he formally opened America's first telegraph line. On this date: In
A Mississippi Mess
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES MISSISSIPPI SENATE GOP BRAWL LOOKS HEADED FOR A RUNOFF: It looks like Mississippi Republicans will have to wait another three weeks to find out who their party’s candidate will be come November, since none of the GOP candidates hit the requisite 50%...
Jet Lag Gets the Best of John Kerry in Warsaw
WARSAW — Even an experienced traveler such as Secretary of State John Kerry can get a little worn down by jet lag. At the end of President Obama’s news conference with Polish President Bronislaw Komorowski, cameras caught the secretary of state dozing off as Komorowski gave...
Obama Calls European Security 'Sacrosanct' As Europe Tour Kicks Off
WARSAW – After an eight and a half hour flight, President Obama touched down in Warsaw, Poland Tuesday, starting his four-day tour through Europe where the topic of Ukraine will be high on the agenda. The president was greeted by Polish President Bronislaw Komorowski at...
Biden Trip Shows Europe United Over NATO, Divided On Sanctions
Vice President Joe Biden’s trip to Poland and Lithuania had a dual mission: show support of NATO allies in Russia’s backyard while also considering ways to wean these countries off their dependence on Russia, especially its oil. And while all the leaders he met expressed...
The Audacity Of Nope
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES MARCH MADNESS COMES TO 1600 PENN.: It’s long been the audacity of nope, when it comes to would-be Cinderellas, notes ABC’s RICK KLEIN. “I know these are not imaginative picks,” President Obama told ESPN’s Andy Katz, in outlining his brackets...
Biden Rejects Polish Suggestion US Not Countering Putin
WARSAW, Poland – Polish President Bronislaw Komorowski stood next to Vice President Biden today as he tweaked the U.S. for not doing more to counter Russia’s military buildup, but Biden – looking directly at Komorowski – tweaked right back. Komorowski, who received Biden at his...
Philadelphia Bus Driver a Polish Hero
A Philadelphia bus driver is being hailed as a national hero in his homeland of Poland 25 years after protesting communism with a greased pig. Andrzej Sekowski spent a year in a Polish prison after sending a slippery swine squealing through the streets of communist...