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Here are the important stories to know for Wednesday, July 12:
1. Donald Trump Jr. released emails about his meeting with a Kremlin-connected lawyer, who claimed to have dirt on Hillary Clinton.
2. President Trump’s travel ban could be a big roadblock for LA’s bid to host the Olympic Games.
3. Mo Brooks says he’ll read the King James Bible on the Senate floor until Trump’s wall is funded.
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