President Trump will address military troops tonight to give an update on moving forward in Afghanistan and South Asia. President Trump is laying out a new strategy for the conflict in Afghanistan that could involve sending a few thousand U.S. troops.
Monday’s long-awaited total solar eclipse happens today. (For Seattle begins just after 9 this morning KOMO ) (For Austin around 11:10) If you’ve already picked up a pair, it is important to make sure they meet the safety requirements. Only a few seconds of exposure to the sun’s light can cause permanent, life-long damage.
Three Confederate monuments on the UT campus have been removed overnight. UT President Greg Fenves had called for the monuments to be taken away last night and they were gone by 3am this morning.
Jerry Lewis has died. Best know for his zany movies like The Nutty Professor with Dean Martin and for hosting the Muscular Dystrophy telethon, he was 91. http://komonews.com/news/entertainment/comedian-jerry-lewis-dies-at-91