A.M. Links: FBI Investigating Possible Trump-Russia Contacts, Gorsuch Confirmation Hearings Day 2, U.S. Bans Certain Electronic Devices on Flights from 8 Muslim-Majority Countries
Today is the second day of Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch's confirmation hearings before the Senate Judiciary Committee.
- FBI Director James Comey has confirmed that the agency is investigating possible contacts between Donald Trump's presidential campaign and Russia.
- "Passengers traveling to the United States from 10 airports in eight Muslim-majority countries will be prohibited from bringing laptops, tablets and other portable electronic devices on board with them when they fly, according to new rules set to take effect Tuesday."
- The European Union will hold a summit of its member states on April 29 to plan for Brexit.
- Martin McGuinnes, the former chief of staff of the Irish Republican Army, has died at age 66.