(*)(**)(***)(****)(*****)(*)(******)(**)(*******)(****)(*****)(********)1 of 3(*********)(**********)(******)King, a wire fox terrier, poses for photographs after winning Best in Show at the (*******************)rd Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show Tuesday, Feb. (*************************), (*****************), in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)(**********)(***********)
(******)Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: (**********)
(******)1. ‘I CAN’T SAY I’M THRILLED’(**********)
(******)Trump says he’s not expecting the government to shut down again, a signal that he’s leaning toward accepting a budget deal that denies him most of the money he’s sought for a border wall.(**********)
(******)2. ‘EL CHAPO’ HEADING TO ‘ALCATRAZ OF THE ROCKIES’(**********)
(******)Experts say convicted Mexican drug lord Joaquin Guzman will likely be sentenced to the ADX Supermax in Florence, Colorado — the most secure prison ever constructed in the U.S.(**********)
(******)3. SIBLINGS BOND AFTER PARKLAND MASSACRE(**********)
(******)Three Florida siblings have devoted long hours to the March for Our Lives movement since a gunman killed (************************) people at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School last year.(**********)
(******)4. WHERE FAKE NEWS IS WIDESPREAD(**********)
(******)Nigeria is so awash in falsehoods posted on social media that news outlets have banded together before Saturday’s election to separate fact from fiction.(**********)
(******)5. KIM JONG UN’S MOVE AWAY FROM STALINIST KITSCH(**********)
(******)Dancers in hot pants. Factories pumping out Air Jordan lookalikes. TV dramas that are actually fun to watch. North Korean pop culture is getting a major upgrade under its reclusive leader.(**********)
(******)6. WHAT ISRAELI LEADER IS HOPING FOR(**********)
(******)A Mideast conference in Poland offers Benjamin Netanyahu an opportunity to flaunt what he says is improved relations with some Gulf Arab nations.(**********)
(******)7. NYPD ROBBERY RESPONSE TURNS TRAGIC(**********)
(******)A New York City police detective is shot and killed by friendly fire as officers confronted a robbery suspect who turned out to be armed with a replica handgun, the police commissioner says.(**********)
(******)8. US, CHINA ENVOYS HOLD TALKS(**********)
(******)U.S. and Chinese negotiators are meeting for their final trade talks before Trump decides whether to go ahead with a March 2 tariff hike on $(******************) billion of imports from China.(**********)
(******)9. BLACKFACE SCANDAL HITS KATY PERRY(**********)
(******)The “California Gurls” singer’s fashion line pulls two types of shoes after some people compared them to blackface.(**********)
(******)(**************************). MEET AMERICA’S TOP DOG(**********)
(******)A wire fox terrier from Brazil who’s won big in Europe wins best in show at Westminster Kennel Club, beating out a crowd-pleasing longhaired dachshund and popular Sussex spaniel.(**********)
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