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Today in 5 Lines

  • After a 34-hour manhunt, authorities said the suspect in a deadly shooting at a Waffle House in Nashville, Tennessee, was taken into custody. Travis Reinking is accused of killing four people at the restaurant early Sunday morning.

  • French President Emmanuel Macron and his wife, Brigitte, arrived in Washington, D.C., for the Trump administration’s first state visit. They will have dinner with President Trump and First Lady Melania Trump at George Washington’s Mount Vernon estate.

  • The Senate Foreign Relations Committee is expected to approve Trump’s pick for secretary of state, Mike Pompeo, after Senator Rand Paul, who had withheld support for Pompeo, changed his mind. The Senate is expected to confirm him later this week.

  • White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said that the U.S. has seen “some steps in the right direction” in talks with North Korea, but there is still “a long way to go.” North Korea announced on Friday that they were putting an end to their missile tests.

  • Police said nine people were killed and 16 others injured after a van plowed into pedestrians on a sidewalk in Toronto. The driver is now in custody.

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