Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
1. WHITE HOUSE DUSTS OFF MUELLER PLAYBOOK FOR IMPEACHMENT INQUIRY
Countermeasures include discrediting government officials at the heart of the story, dispatching allies to muddy the picture and leaning on Republicans in Congress to provide cover.
2. WHEN TRUMP ADMINISTRATION OFFICIALS FOUND OUT ABOUT WHISTLEBLOWER
They learned about a CIA officer's concerns about the president around the same time the person filed a complaint, sources tell AP.
3. BRITISH-FLAGGED OIL TANKER HELD BY IRAN LET GO
Iran seized the ship in July in the Strait of Hormuz, a raid that saw commandos rappel down onto the vessel via helicopter carrying assault rifles.
4. HOW AFGHANS FEEL ABOU