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JUST IN: Republican Gov. Rick Scott wins Florida senate seat after Democratic incumbent Sen. Bill Nelson concedes race. "It's been a rewarding journey, as well as a very humbling experience." https://t.co/tOSNX73oLp
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A few bars of Elvis Presley's rendition of "How Great Thou Art" were played at the White House as Pres. Trump posthumously awarded the legendary singer a Presidential Medal of Freedom.

"He was something special," the president said. https://t.co/9Is0gbibAf
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The Trump administration sanctions 17 Saudi officials for their alleged involvement in the killing of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi, marking the first economic penalties from the U.S. over the brutal murder that spawned a diplomatic. crisis https://t.co/k5896x0f20
A new report calls for the Department of Veterans Affairs to look at the generational impact of male Vietnam veterans' exposure to dioxin—a component of Agent Orange. https://t.co/iff8C1u9cr
"It is not news or surprising to me that critics in the media have chosen to ridicule me for speaking out on this issue and that's okay," first lady Melania Trump says while speaking about "responsible online behavior" and her "Be Best" campaign. https://t.co/TlATXND23b
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The 2018 gender gap was huge. (And it helped Democrats win the House.) https://t.co/xFudPWwSvR via @FiveThirtyEight
House Republicans preparing to subpoena former FBI Director James Comey and former Attorney General Loretta Lynch in the final weeks of their majority. https://t.co/8ORnM2Wm8l
The Department of Veterans Affairs says it will try to provide timely payments of college aid to thousands of veterans after delays due to problems with its IT systems. https://t.co/0CAuhQTpIS
Immigration arrests at U.S. national parks and other federal lands spike dramatically under Pres. Trump, with some 4,010 immigration-related arrests alone since May. https://t.co/8y7rhwXvcR
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi responded yesterday to a potential challenge in speakership race: "I say it to everybody, 'come on in, the water's warm.'" https://t.co/x2aViT225S
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