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First lady Melania Trump delivers remarks in the State Dining Room for an International Women’s Day luncheon at the White House in Washington, March 8, 2017. - DOUG MILLS/THE NEW YORK TIMES
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  • First lady Melania Trump delivers remarks in the State Dining Room for an International Women’s Day luncheon at the White House in Washington, March 8, 2017.

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NATION: CNN is suing the Trump administration after the White House revoked reporter Jim Acosta's press credentials.

IN OTHER NEWS…

“Dry run”
An online acquaintance of the synagogue shooter has been arrested after saying there was “more to come.” (NBC)

Rs take another L
Another Republican congressman has lost to a Democratic challenger, according to the most recent polling. (New York Times)

Space Ghost!

An international team of astronomers discovered on Tuesday a “ghost galaxy.” Spooky! What’s unusual is how little light the galaxy emits, making it hard to detect initially. (phys.org)

First Lady's first firing
This headline from Vox sums it up: “Melania Trump publicly demanded a top NSC aide’s firing — and reportedly got it.” The two were apparently feuding. More here.

Lucky us
Could a “mega fire” like the one in California ever spread in Spokane? Yes, says a local fire authority. It’s just a matter of time. For now, we’ve actually been pretty lucky. (Spokesman-Review)