Assange’s Arrest Makes Another Trump Bromance A Little More Complicated

Show Guests:

  • NBC News Correspondent Bill Zimpfer
  • Leigh Purvis, Director of Health Services Research, AARP’s Public Policy Institute
  • NBC News Radio Correspondent Michael Bower

In the National/International Headlines:

  • JULIAN ASSANGE
    • WikiLeaks’ Julian Assange was arrested on behalf of U.S. authorities, British police say, citing extradition warrant https://wapo.st/2IrdKBM
  • TAX RETURNS
    • Treasury says it will miss Democrats’ deadline for turning over Trump tax returns, casts skepticism over request https://wapo.st/2X4PKbQ
  • NORTH & SOUTH KOREA
  • MICHAEL AVENATTI
    • Michael Avenatti indicted on 36 counts, accused of embezzling tens of millions of dollars https://cnn.it/2XawHgn
  • BRICK & MORTAR SHOPPING
    • Macy’s Launches Revolving ‘Story’ Boutiques to Make Its Stores More Fun http://bit.ly/2Gi1bYc
    • Amazon is struggling to convince Prime members to go to Whole Foods. So it’s slashing prices https://cnn.it/2X2Ki9a
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Bill Zimpfer, National Correspondent, NBC News Radio

Leigh Purvis, Director of Health Services Research with AARP

Michael Bower, National Correspondent, NBC News Radio