Top Stories: Congress Faces A Deadline; Iran Claims Protests Over

January 8, 2018

Good morning, here are our early stories:

— A Small Fire Breaks Out On The Roof Of Trump Tower In NYC.

— Iran’s Revolutionary Guard Claims To Have Put Down Protests.

— BBC Veteran Quits China Editor Post To Protest Gender Pay Gap.

— SpaceX Rocket Launches Secret Government Payload Into Orbit.

— Before Any New Business, Congress Has Plenty Of Old Business To Resolve.

And here are more early headlines:

Large Iranian Oil Tanker Still Burning Off China. (CNN)

Southern Calif. Faces Rain, Mudslide Risk After Wildfires. (KPCC)

Midwest, East To Get Hazardous Icy Conditions. (

Trump To Address American Farm Bureau Federation. (Politico)

Riders Observe World No Pants Subway Ride Day In D.C. (WTOP)

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