- "When someone hasn't seen his family for 24 years … what should one do?" asked 59-year-old Seif Eldin Mustafa in a statement. Hijack yourself a plane to Cyprus, obviously.
- During a Republican townhall aired on CNN Tuesday night, Donald Trump continued to trash former Breitbart reporter Michelle Fields, suggesting that she could have been carrying a "little bomb" at a press event and that his campaign manager, Corey Lewandowski, was merely exercising an abundance of caution when he pulled her away from the candidate.
- A new analysis from the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities shows that Donald Trump and Ted Cruz's respective tax plans would reduce federal revenues by $8.7 to $9.5 trillion.
- A City Council hearing Wednesday morning could decide the fate of Times Square's costumed characters.
- Both Trump and Ohio Gov. John Kasich renounced pledges to support the Republican presidential nominee whomever it is.
- An Ohio teenager who gave a talk while posing as a state senator has plead guilty.
- Florida Gov. Rick Scott is trying to entice Yale University to Florida.
- U.S. soda consumption has hit a 30-year low.
"She's a favorite of the Russians and they have a bunch of sites and bots and other ways of supporting her so far."
The company says it will sell only tobacco, mint, and menthol pods unless and until the FDA officially approves other varieties.
Chicago Teachers Go on Strike to Demand Higher Pay, Smaller Class Sizes, New Schools, More Staff, and Affordable Housing
More than 300,000 students in Chicago were out of school on Friday as the teachers strike continued.