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The Morning Briefing: Florida School Shooting, RUSSIA Investigation Update and Much, Much More

Parents wait for news after a reports of a shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., on Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018. (AP Photo/Joel Auerbach)

Good Thursday morning.

Here is what’s on the president’s agenda today:

  • The president will receive his daily intelligence briefing
  • President Trump meets with the U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley

I have a condensed version of the Morning Briefing for you today.

Florida school shooting — What do we do with people who show signs of mental illness and/or violence before they commit a crime?

Suspected gunman Nikolaus Cruz was living with Florida high school student in months leading up to massacre, attorney says

Alleged gunman threatened to ‘shoot up’ Florida school last year, classmate claims

Don Lemon needs to shut up. CNN’s Don Lemon Tells People Who Don’t Want To Talk About Gun Control To ‘Shut Up’

Rubio warns against ‘jumping to conclusions’ after Florida school shooting

Alleged Florida shooter appeared to flaunt weapons on Instagram

RUSSIA collusion “investigation”

!!!!!!!!!!! DOJ Official Bruce Ohr Hid Wife’s Fusion GPS Payments From Ethics Officials

Schiff: Hey, the DoJ and FBI are oversensitive about my memo

Adam Schiff Confirms Democratic Memo Contains ‘Sources and Methods’

Adam Schiff: There is ‘ample evidence’ of collusion between Trump campaign, Russians

White House reconstruction of days before Flynn firing turned over to Mueller: report

Judge calls for transparency, holds closed-door hearings in Manafort, Gates case

Olympic picture of the day:

Mikaela Shiffrin, of the United States, celebrates her gold medal during the venue ceremony at the Women’s Giant Slalom at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Thursday, Feb. 15, 2018. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

Other morsels:

Chuck Grassley SLAMS Jeff Sessions For Failing To Support Sentencing Reform

‘Serious derelictions’ found in U.S. Veteran Affairs chief’s Europe trip: report

White House plans to skip press briefing for second consecutive day

Backlash against Bill? Many Democrats would sideline Clinton in 2018

Freedom Caucus chairman warns Ryan over immigration

‘CRUMBS Act’: GOP congressman expertly trolls Nancy Pelosi with new bill to make bonuses tax-free

Third White House official resigns after being told he wouldn’t qualify for full clearance

Warren says Trump ‘will never take’ away her Native American heritage

Porn star claims she’s free to talk after Trump lawyer violated non-disclosure deal

Mayor accused of promising speed bumps for sex

French court acquits man accused of hiding Paris attackers

CNN continues to obsess about Trump’s ice cream intake

The FBI, CIA and NSA say American citizens shouldn’t use Huawei phones

Group of senators reaches immigration deal on Dreamers, wall

Seattle ICE lawyer charged with stealing immigrants’ identities

And that’s all I’ve got, now go beat back the angry mob!