The Presidential Daily Brief


  1. Debbie Reynolds Hospitalized, Obama Prepares Retaliation and Corruption in Argentina

    Know This: Actress Debbie Reynolds was reportedly hospitalized one day after the death of her daughter, Carrie Fisher. President Obama is set to announce sanctions against Russia for meddling with U.S. election. Richard Adams, who penned the classic children’s novel Watership Down, has died at 96. Former Argentine President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner has been charged in a corruption case, and British bank Lloyds says it’ll establish a subsidiary in a European country if Brexit means losing rights to EU business.

    Read This: Earth may be on the verge of its sixth mass extinction, with species disappearing at a rate a hundred times higher than normal. Here’s a rundown of the causes — and what people are doing about it.

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