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Erica R. Hendry is the managing editor for digital at PBS NewsHour.
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Nation Jun 145 important stories that have nothing to do with the Russia investigations
Here are five important stories that were overlooked in the media frenzy.
Politics Jun 14Gunman dies of injuries after attack on congressional baseball practice
Trump said in a statement from the White House that House Majority Whip Steve Scalise, who was shot in the attack, was recovering from his injuries.
Politics Jun 14WATCH: Trump addresses shooting at congressional baseball practice
"We can all agree that we are blessed to be Americans, that our children deserve to grow up in a nation of safety and peace," President Donald Trump said in a statement from the White House.
Politics Jun 13Read Jeff Sessions’ prepared Senate testimony on Russia
Sessions called the accusation that he colluded with Russia during the 2016 election "an appalling and detestable lie."…
Politics Jun 12Trump confidant: ‘I think he’s considering perhaps terminating the special counsel’
Ruddy said "it’s pretty clear by what one of his lawyers said on television recently" that Trump was considering whether to terminate the special counsel.
Politics Jun 12WATCH LIVE: Sessions testifies about Russia meetings in Senate hearing
Sessions is scheduled to appear before the Senate Intelligence Committee around 2:30 p.m. Tuesday. Watch live here.
Nation Jun 06Take a break from politics with these 5 important stories
Paris accord aside, here are five important stories that may have gotten buried under last week’s big news.
World Jun 05Police identify two men behind London terrorist attacks
Police say Khuram Shazad Butt and Rachid Redouane were two of three people responsible for the attacks that killed seven and injured 48.
Nation Jun 02WATCH: EPA’s Pruitt dodges questions about whether Trump believes climate change is real
EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt dodged the question of whether the president believes climate change is real and a threat to the U.S.
Politics Jun 01WATCH: Macron calls U.S. exit from Paris climate accord ‘a mistake both for the U.S. and for our planet’
"This is not the future we want for our children," Macron said, adding "France will not give up the fight."…