The Lead’s 5 at 10

5 at 10

TheLead.com is compiling the top 5 stories of the day from around the web. This is your one stop shop to quickly catch up on the most important news every morning. So grab a cup of coffee and check out TheLead’s 5 biggest headlines at 10 a.m.

 

  • Conyers to announce he won’t seek reelection: report – The Hill
    • Rep. John Conyers (D-MI) is expected to announce he will not run for re-election next year. He is the longest serving member of Congress, but was recently exposed for paying off staffers for sexual harassment.

 

  • Senior UN official in North Korea to meet top leaders – ABC News
    • The Undersecretary-general for Political Affairs at the U.N made a rare trip to North Korea to discuss a wide range of issues. This trip comes during joint military drills by the U.S. and South Korea that Kim Jong Un says could lead to a nuclear war.

 

  • RNC is getting back into Alabama Senate race – CNN
    • After President Trump gave his support to Roy Moore in Alabama’s Senate campaign, the RNC announced it will once again transfer campaign funds to the embattled candidate. They said, “The RNC is the political arm of the President and we support the President.”

 

 

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