10 Things To Know for Friday
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Friday:
1. SUPREME COURT BLOCKS OBAMA'S IMMIGRATION PLAN
The deadlock effectively kills the plan to shield millions from deportation for the rest of Obama's presidency - and raises the stakes even further for the November elections.
2. AFTER HISTORIC VOTE, LAWMAKERS RALLY 'ROUND DAVID CAMERON
Dozens of Conservative politicians who called for Britain to leave the EU sign a letter urging the prime minister to remain in office, despite the fact he took the opposite stance.
3. CLINTON FAILED TO TURN OVER KEY MESSAGE RELATED TO PRIVATE EMAIL
The disclosure makes it unclear what other work-related emails may have been deleted by the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee.
4. BALTIMORE COP CLEARED IN FREDDIE GRAY'S DEATH
A judge rules that prosecutors failed to prove any crime was committed by Officer Caesar Goodson, who drove the van in which Gray suffered his fatal injury.
5. HIGH COURT BACKS AFFIRMATIVE ACTION
The decision ends an 8-year-old lawsuit filed by a white Texan who was denied admission to the University of Texas, which considers race in deciding whom to admit.
6. WHO'S SIGNING CEASE-FIRE, DISARMAMENT DEAL
The agreement between Colombia and the leftish FARC rebel group moves the country to the brink of ending a 52-year war that has left more than 220,000 people dead.
7. VOLKSWAGEN TO PAY $10B IN EMISSIONS CHEATING SCANDAL
The settlement resolves claims by car owners that have mushroomed into one of the largest cases of corporate deception in U.S. history.
8. HOW CNN IS AUGMENTING ITS ON-AIR PERSONALITIES
The network hires Corey Lewandowski, who was fired earlier this week as Donald Trump's campaign manager, to be a commentator during its campaign coverage.
9. LED ZEPPELIN CLEARED IN COPYRIGHT DISPUTE
A jury decides that the band didn't steal a riff from an obscure 1960s instrumental for the introduction to its classic rock anthem "Stairway to Heaven."
10. WHICH PLAYER 76ERS HOPE WILL HELP REVIVE SAGGING FRANCHISE
Picking No. 1 in the NBA draft, Philadelphia chooses LSU freshman Ben Simmons, a versatile 6-foot-10 forward from Australia.