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  1. President Donald Trump has lashed out again at Democrats' impeachment push, tweeting a rapid-fire series of arguments in his own defense over three tweets Tuesday morning.
  2. President Donald Trump has raised firing the intelligence community inspector general, Michael Atkinson, for deeming a whistleblower complaint regarding the President's Ukraine dealings to be credible and reporting it to Congress, The New York Times reported Tuesday.
  3. This week is arguably the most important to date in the impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump. It's the first time there will be public testimony, which comes at a time when the American people have become seemingly locked in their impeachment positions: They're for the inquiry but much less sold on impeaching and removing Trump from office.
  4. President Donald Trump has had at least 10 encounters with Lev Parnas and Igor Fruman, the indicted associates of Rudy Giuliani the President has adamantly claimed not to know.
  5. Former deputy campaign chair Rick Gates testified that in mid-2016 then-candidate Trump took a phone call from his longtime associate Roger Stone, where the pair apparently discussed WikiLeaks' planned release of hacked Democratic emails.
  6. When Democratic Rep. Adam Schiff of California decided to join the House Intelligence Committee in 2008, leading an impeachment inquiry one day wasn't quite what he anticipated.
  7. • Read: Democrats circulate memo pushing back on GOP impeachment talking points • Opinion: Because of Trump, the suburbs are nearly gone for the GOP
  8. • They marched 230 miles to sue Trump • Supreme Court justices struggle on DACA
  9. It seemed like a deal too good to be true. A new house -- and potentially a whole new life -- for sale in sunkissed rural Italy for the princely sum of just one euro, or little over a dollar.
  10. • In pictures: Arctic blast will break records
  11. Starting in the summer of 2017, Colleen Gill's strolls on the beach were often interrupted by the smell of death.
  12. As the Supreme Court justices take up DACA, Antonio Alarcon, who was first in line to hear arguments, himself a plaintiff in the case and a DACA recipient whose fate hangs on their ruling, speaks with Anderson Cooper about what's at stake. Watch Full Circle weeknights at 5 p.m. ET.
  13. Facebook says a bug that inadvertently accesses a user's iPhone camera while they're scrolling through the News Feed will be fixed sometime today.
  14. Kayakers rescued a pilot who crashed his small plane into a freezing lake near Covington, Washington, officials said. The pilot is recovering at a hospital.
  15. A 2-year-old girl was killed Monday in Toronto when an air conditioning unit fell from an 8th floor window and landed on the child's stroller.
  16. A Navy SEAL rejected by the Fire Department of New York because of his age will now get the chance to join its ranks, thanks to a new measure passed by state lawmakers.
  17. "Jeopardy!" host Alex Trebek choked up after a contestant used his Final Jeopardy answer to send him a loving message. Trebek has been battling stage 4 pancreatic cancer.
  18. JetBlue Airways is following its rivals by rolling out a new basic economy fare. The tickets are cheaper, but they lack the perks that come with more expensive fares.
  19. A Patek Philippe watch has sold for a record $31M at a charity auction hosted by Christie's in Switzerland.
  20. A bull elephant blocked the road and then knelt on the back of a car in Thailand, denting and breaking car windows in the process. HLN's Christi Paul has more.
  21. When Freweini Mebrahtu got her period at age 13, she panicked.
  22. CNN Hero Freweini Mebrahtu shows how providing free reusable menstrual kits to girls in Ethiopia helps ensure they don't miss school because of their periods.
  23. Prepare to be inspired: CNN has revealed the Top 10 CNN Heroes of 2019 -- 10 men and women who are making the world a better place by helping families affected by tragedy, cleaning up the environment, protecting neglected animals, and so much more.
  24. Dallas Cowboys defensive lineman Michael Bennett has started standing for the National Anthem again after almost four years -- but he insists it's not because of a rumored deal with team owner Jerry Jones.
  25. Kanye West is reportedly bringing a bit of his Sunday Service to Joel Osteen's megachurch.
  26. "Swinging" might seem like an outdated kink from the 1970s, but today, millions of Americans are estimated to have dabbled in what's called "the lifestyle." For more, watch "This Is Life with Lisa Ling" Sunday at 10 p.m. ET/PT.
  27. Quilty the cat, welcome to the resistance.
  28. Hyatt is the latest international hotel brand to ditch travel-sized toiletries from its rooms, following Holiday Inn-owner InterContinental Group and Marriott International.
  29. Pieter Gunst, 34, received what he thought was a credible phone call from his bank. But in a matter of minutes, Gunst realized the call was anything but after he had nearly handed over the keys to his account.

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