Civil War to Ballot Box, Storm Warnings and Teacher’s Bullets
The Week Ahead: Colombia’s voters are deciding a presidential election today that includes a former rebel leader. The Las Vegas expansion team Golden Knights will face the Washington Capitals in the first game of hockey’s Stanley Cup Finals Monday. And on Tuesday afternoon, Starbucks coffee shops across America will close so employees can participate in racial bias training.
Know This: Alberto, a subtropical storm, is strengthening while bringing heavy rains and emergency declarations in Florida, Mississippi and Alabama ahead of tonight’s forecast landfall. President Trump welcomed Joshua Holt back to the U.S. Saturday after his release from a Venezuelan prison. And an Indiana middle school teacher remains hospitalized after taking three bullets while stopping a student gun attack Friday.
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