A Senate Intelligence Committee Expert Witness Tells Marco Rubio That Russia Harmed His Election Chances — UPROXX

Marco Rubio received some unsettling news during the Senate Intelligence Committee’s hearings on Trump-Russian ties.

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The entire Russia matter has turned into a co-mingled mess of competing interests — like with House Intel Committee leader Devin Nunes (who was on Trump’s transition team) leading an “Inspector Clouseau investigation” — but things are growing personal for Rubio, too. The Florida senator sits on the Senate Intel Committee, and on Thursday, an expert witness spoke directly to him about Russian attempts to influence the election. Clinton Watts (of the Foreign Policy Research Institute) told Rubio that Russia actively worked to harm his election prospects:

USA TODAY: At least 12 dead in church bus crash

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At least 12 dead in church bus crash

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UVALDE COUNTY, Texas — A church bus carrying members back from an annual spring retreat collided with a pickup Wednesday, killing at least 12 people and injuring three others, authorities said.Sgt. Conrad Hein of the Texas Department of Public Safety said the injured were taken to hospitals after the head-on collision that happened around 12:30 p.m. CT Wednesday on U.S. 83 outside Garner State Park, about 75 miles west of San Antonio.But Hein said he did not know if the lone occupant of the pickup truck was among the dead or how many of the dead were among the 14 people aboard the van belonging to the First Baptist Church of New Braunfels.