10 Things You Need To Know Today: August 17th, 2016

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1. Donald Trump shakes up his campaign
Donald Trump announced major changes to his struggling presidential campaign late Tuesday, naming Breitbart News Executive Chairman Stephen Bannon as campaign CEO and elevating adviser Kellyanne Conway to campaign manager. The overhaul was widely seen as a demotion for Campaign Chairman Paul Manafort, who has urged Trump to tone down his aggressive rhetoric for the general election campaign against Democrat Hillary Clinton. Bannon has been urging Trump to press on with his combative, populist message. Trump called Bannon and Conway “champs,” and said: “I want to win. That’s why I’m bringing on fantastic people who know how to win and love to win.”

Source: The Washington Post, The Associated Press

2. FBI sends documents on its Clinton email investigation to Congress
The FBI sent documents from its now-closed investigation into Hillary Clinton’s email use to Republican…

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