Early Addition: Should We All Just Move To Philly?
Follow Gothamist on Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, and Snapchat, and like us on Facebook. You can also get the top stories mailed to you— sign up here. Should We All Move To Philly?, Volume 183. Big dairy has been waging war on soy milk, and you can probably guess whose side the Trump administration is on. New Jersey Cardinal Theodore E. McCarrick has been accused of child molestation. Horrifying video shows a duck boat on storm-tossed Table Rock Lake in Missouri moments before it capsized, killing 13 people on board. The NRA is strangely quiet on the arrest of alleged Russian agent Maria Butina, a 29-year-old gun rights activist who spent years developing influence over Republican politicians and high-profile conservatives. Another great Daily News Trump-Putin cover. Speaking of the Daily News, rumors are swirling that Tronc, its parent company, will lay off 70% of its staff next week. Powerful 60 Minutes Executive Producer Jeff Fager hired a law firm that boasts about “killing stories” for a Washington Post investigation into his role in the Charlie Rose sexual misconduct scandal. Russia's attack on the 2016 presidential election was “just one tree in a growing forest” of foreign influence operations, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein said yesterday. And an old biddy in upstate New York makes a great point: Stop calling it meddling; Russia has attacked and continues to attack America. Let's watch some cute dogs fall down stairs.