Good Morning, It’s Friday, 24 March 2017, and this is the Morning Edition of The Nightshift, the world’s overnight news feed.
Trumpcare failed in Congress yesterday, as the House leadership decided they didn’t have enough votes to get it passed and postponed the vote until perhaps today or maybe even Monday. Not looking good for the Administration’s first major piece of legislation.
A former Russian lawmaker and Putin critic was shot and killed in Kiev (Ukraine). He had moved to Ukraine for reasons of personal safety.
In NCAA basketball, Xavier, Gonzaga, Oregon and Kansas all won their tournament games and will move on to the round of 8. Another slate of four games is up tonight. How’s your bracket?
Baseball manager Dallas Green (one of the few men to ever manage both the Yankees and the Mets) has died. He managed the Philadelphia Phillies to their first World Series title in 1980.
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