Scott Brown, the former Massachusetts senator who lost reelection to Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren in November, will not pursue John Kerry’s vacated seat, The AP reports:
A person familiar with the decision says Brown will not run. The person wasn’t authorized to discuss the matter and spoke on condition of anonymity.
- Dylann Roof wants to plead guilty to the charges against him in the Charleston church shooting, his attorney said, but a judge entered a not guilty plea for him on Friday.
- The U.S. Coast Guard has suspended its search for two teenagers who went missing a week ago off the coast of Florida.
- Beijing will host the 2022 Winter Olympics, becoming the first city to host both the summer and winter games.