Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
In this Jan. 24, 2017, photo, face transplant recipient Andy Sandness looks in a mirror during an appointment with physical therapist Helga Smars, right, at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn. He wasn't allowed to see himself immediately after the surgery. His room mirror and cell phone were removed. When he finally did see his face after three weeks, he was overwhelmed. "Once you lose something that you've had forever, you know what it's like not to have it. ... And once you get a second chance to have it back, you never forget it." Just having a nose and mouth are blessings, Sandness says. "The looks are a bonus." (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)
President Donald Trump calls on a reporter during a news conference, Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017, in the East Room of the White House in Washington. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
A Pakistani police officer stands guard outside the Barri Imam shrine, as security is beefed up in the capital following a suicide attack at a Sufi shrine in interior Sindh, Islamabad, Pakistan, Friday, Feb. 17, 2017. Pakistani forces killed and arrested dozens of suspects in sweeping raids overnight and into Friday, a day after a massive suicide bombing by the Islamic State group killed 85 worshippers at a famed Sufi shrine in the country's south. (AP Photo/B.K. Bangash)
1. PAKISTANIS QUESTION SECURITY AFTER SHRINE BLAST
A day after a suicide bombing by the Islamic State group killed 80 worshippers, the attack raised questions about Islamabad’s ability to rein in militant groups.
2. TRUMP NOT FIRST TO HAVE ACRIMONY WITH THE PRESS
Yet historians are hard-pressed to find anything that approaches what seems to be the president’s intention to escalate bad relations with the news media.
3. PENCE READY FOR CLOSE-UP
Making his debut on the world stage, the U.S. vice president seeks to reassure skeptical allies in Europe about U.S. foreign policy under Trump.
4. WHAT THEY’RE SAYING ABOUT KIM SLAY SUSPECT
Those who know the Indonesian woman suspected of involvement in the bold killing of the North Korean leader’s half brother in Malaysia say the young mother was a polite and quiet “nice girl.”
5. A NEW FACE, AND A NEW LIFE
The first face transplant performed at Mayo Clinic is providing a young man from Wyoming a second chance at a normal life after he was disfigured by a gunshot in a suicide attempt.
6. HOW SUPREME COURT NOMINEE RULED ON EDUCATION ISSUES
An AP review of Gorsuch’s legal record shows he has embraced a bare-bones standard of education for disabled children while often upholding other civil rights complaints against schools.
7. SENATE POISED TO CONFIRM PRUITT AS EPA CHIEF
Democrats have sought a delay, citing his refusal to release emails he exchanged with oil and gas executives as Oklahoma’s attorney general.
8. SAMSUNG BILLIONAIRE HEIR ARRESTED
Prosecutors believe Lee Jae-yong, vice chair at the electronics giant, gave bribes worth $36 million to President Park Geun-hye and her close friend to help win government support.
9. MORE BUSINESS, AT THE STROKE OF A PEN
Trump is running out of the custom-made Cross pens he uses to sign his executive orders, and that means the 170-year-old Rhode Island company has to step up.
10. JETS’ REVIS CHARGED AFTER FIGHT IN PITTSBURGH
The NFL player is charged with four first-degree felonies and one misdemeanor after allegedly being involved in a brawl with two men last weekend.